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


Katleen is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Katleen?

Katleen is a variant of the Irish name Caitlín, which derived from the name Katherine. 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.

What does the name Katleen mean?

Katleen 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 Katleen

Variants of the name Katleen

Cathleen Kathleen

Popularity of the name Katleen

The name Katleen is ranked #4686 overall.

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