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

Katherine in the categories

Names Girl's name Names with K Girl names with K

Name Statistic: Katherine is ranked #2655 overall

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 7302
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 1954
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 3988
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 1705
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 7015
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 5963
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 3839
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 3948
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 1542
  • 🇫🇷 France: 7679
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 1956
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 6592
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 12090
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 4113
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 5564
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 5832
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 7954
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 11080
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 1395
Name Katherine

Katherine is beautiful, and we know a lot of other names like this...

Make sure you don't miss any baby name with our free app CharliesNames. Download it now and find the most amazing names! :)

babyname app androidbabyname app iPhone