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


Kathrin is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Kathrin?

Kathrin 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 does the name Kathrin mean?

Kathrin means “pure” (from ancient Greek “katharós/κᾰθᾰρός”), “each of the two” (from ancient Greek “hekáteros/ἑκᾰ́τερος”), “one hundred” (from ancient Greek “hekatón/ἑκᾰτόν”), “far off” (from ancient Greek “hekás/ἑκᾰ́ς”), but as well “torture” (from ancient Greek “aikíā/αἰκῐ́ᾱ”).

Pronunciation of Kathrin

Variants of the name Kathrin

Cathrin Catrin Kathryn Katrin

Parents who like the name Kathrin also like

Katharina Larissa Amelie Kathleen Kristina Annika Benjamin Johanna Marie Verena Carolina Carolin Victoria Caroline Juliana Charlotte Miriam Josephine Sarina Helena

Popularity of the name Kathrin

The name Kathrin is ranked #2378 overall.

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