Katherine

♀ Name Katherine – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Katherine

Katherine is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Katherine

The English name 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 Katherine

Katherine 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 Katherine

Alternate spelling of Katherine

Catherine

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Name Statistic: Katherine is ranked #2814 overall ↓↓ -162

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  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 1934 ↑ 9
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 4140 ↓↓ -174
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 1818 ↓↓ -104
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 7399 ↓↓ -267
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 5761 ↑↑ 189
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 4400 ↓↓ -531
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 3611 ↑↑ 352
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 1637 ↓↓ -111
  • 🇫🇷 France: 8124 ↓↓ -520
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 1977 ↓ -14
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 5393 ↑↑ 1196
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 12065 ↑ 16
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 4480 ↓↓ -379
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 5617 ↓ -22
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 5338 ↑↑ 455
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 8114 ↓↓ -161
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 10284 ↑↑ 790
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 1608 ↓↓ -229
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