Name Cathy

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Cathy

Cathy is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Cathy

Cathy is a diminutive of the name Catherine, which is of Greek origin.

Meaning of Cathy

Cathy 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 Cathy

Variants of the name Cathy

Kathy

Cathy in the categories

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Name Statistic: Cathy is ranked #2658 overall ↓↓ -729

  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 785 ↓↓ -204
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 1302 ↓↓ -317
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 1805 ↓↓ -401
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 1847 ↓↓ -435
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 1863 ↓↓ -493
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 2191 ↓↓ -311
  • 🇫🇷 France: 2647 ↓↓ -518
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 3042 ↓↓ -1084
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 3078 ↓↓ -846
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 3972 ↓↓ -653
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 4381 ↓↓ -1228
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 4526 ↓↓ -1191
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 5214 ↓↓ -1343
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 7103 ↓↓ -460
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 7978 ↓↓ -1681
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 10437 ↓↓ -614
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 11147 ↑↑ 183
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 12229 ↓↓ -234
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 12968 ↓↓ -231
Name Cathy

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