Name Cathleen

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Cathleen

Cathleen is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Cathleen

Cathleen is a variant of Kathleen, an Anglicized variant of the Irish name Caitlín, which derived from the name Katharine. Katherine 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 Cathleen

Cathleen 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 Cathleen

Variants of the name Cathleen

Kathleen Katleen

Cathleen in the categories

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Name Statistic: Cathleen is ranked #4758 overall ↑ 82

  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 1858 ↓↓ -511
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 1947 ↑↑ 3368
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 2025 ↓↓ -191
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 2127 ↓↓ -423
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 2787 ↑↑ 478
  • 🇫🇷 France: 3185 ↑↑ 640
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 3250 ↑↑ 3114
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 3453 ↑↑ 677
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 3510 ↑↑ 289
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 3694 ↓↓ -797
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 4235 ↓↓ -1159
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 4648 ↓↓ -543
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 4986 ↓↓ -681
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 5105 ↑↑ 942
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 6921 ↓↓ -829
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 9407 ↓↓ -362
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 11701 ↓ -96
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 12341 ↓↓ -128
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 13102 ↓↓ -277


Name Cathleen

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