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 #3004 overall ↓ -10

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 3709 ↑↑ 295
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 1885 ↓ -9
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 4084 ↓↓ -157
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 1703 ↓ -48
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 3991 ↓ -11
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 3891 ↓ -16
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 2752 ↓↓ -153
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 2515 ↑ 20
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 1697 ↑↑ 110
  • 🇫🇷 France: 4899 ↓↓ -124
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 1862 ↑ 11
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 1902 ↑ 2
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 8951 ↓ -52
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 3212 ↓ -92
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 3125 ↑ 53
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 2405 ↓↓ -110
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 4781 ↓↓ -207
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 5744 ↓ -20
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 1816 ↑ 3
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