Catherine

♀ Name Catherine – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Catherine

Catherine is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Catherine

Catherine is an English and French name and derived from the Greek name Aikaterine / Αἰκατερίνη, which derived from the Greek name Hekaterine / Ἑκατερινη and from Hekate / Ἑκάτη, the Greek goddess of magic.

Meaning of Catherine

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

Pronunciation of Catherine

Alternate spelling of Catherine

Katherine

Catherine in the categories

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Name Statistic: Catherine is ranked #3025 overall ↓ -31

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 4010 ↓ -6
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 1915 ↓ -39
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 4002 ↓ -75
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 1791 ↓↓ -136
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 4005 ↓ -25
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 3792 ↑ 83
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 3613 ↓↓ -1014
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 2524 ↑ 11
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 1666 ↑↑ 141
  • 🇫🇷 France: 5123 ↓↓ -348
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 1935 ↓ -62
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 1938 ↓ -34
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 8603 ↑↑ 296
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 3381 ↓↓ -261
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 3486 ↓↓ -308
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 2387 ↓ -92
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 4899 ↓↓ -325
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 4358 ↑↑ 1366
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 1852 ↓ -33
Name Catherine

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