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


Cathrin is a ♀ girl’s name.

Origin of the name Cathrin

Cathrin is a German short form of the name Katharina 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 Cathrin?

Cathrin 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 Cathrin

Variants of the name Cathrin

Catrin Kathrin Kathryn Katrin

Parents who like the name Cathrin also like

Victoria Soraya Valerie Lysann Laila Elena Liam Connor Carolin Liliana Olivia Johanna Estelle Amelia Adeline Serena Leona Samira Leonie

Popularity of the name Cathrin

The name Cathrin is ranked #5130 overall.

Find more beautiful first names!

Download our free baby name app and swipe a wonderful name together with your partner!

babyname app androidbabyname app iPhone

Interesting things to read
The most popular baby names