Name Catharina Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Catharina


Catharina is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Catharina?

Catharina is a Swedish and Dutch diminutive of the name Katherine, that is of Greek origin.

What does the name Catharina mean?

Catharina means “pure” (from ancient Greek “katharós/κᾰθᾰρός”), “each of the two” (from ancient Greek “hekáteros/ἑκᾰ́τερος”), “one hundred” (from ancient Greek “hekatón/ἑκᾰτόν”), “far off” (from ancient Greek “hekás/ἑκᾰ́ς”), but as well “torture” (from ancient Greek “aikíā/αἰκῐ́ᾱ”).

Pronunciation of Catharina

Variants of the name Catharina

Catarina Katariina Katarina Katharina

Popularity of the name Catharina

The name Catharina is ranked #1075 overall.

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