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

3230

Catherine is a ♀ girl’s name.

Origin of the name 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.

What is the meaning of the name 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

Variants of the name Catherine

Katherine

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Popularity of the name Catherine

The name Catherine is ranked #3230 overall.

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