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Name Katharina

Meaning:maybe the pureTools:

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Languages of use:German
Diminutives:Käte, Käthe, Katica
Short forms:Catriona, Kari, Katina, Riina, Tina
Topics:Asteroid 320 Katharina
US 2016 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Catharina, Katarina, Katharine, Katherina, Kathrina, Catarina, Catherina, Cathrina, Kaarina, Katalina     Details
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About Katherine, the group of names with the same origin as Katharina

Meaning/translation:maybe the pure
Language of origin:Old Greek
Info about origin:of debated origin; the Romans (falsely) interpreted it as deriving from Greek katharos (pure) and gave the name the form Katharina
 known from Saint Katharina of Alexandria (3th/4th century AD)
Words:katharos = pure  Old Greek
Topics:14 Holy Helpers
Variants' top ranks:1:Katharina Germany/West 1986,  1:Katrín Iceland 2013,  2:Katie Ireland 2004,  3:Katalin Hungary 2014,  3:Catalina Argentina 2015,  3:Katarzyna Poland 2012,  3:Kari Norway 2015,  4:Kathrin Germany/West 1979,  4:Catherine France 2011,  5:Katarina Croatia 2011
Somehow related to:Catalin, Karin
Old/original forms:Aikaterine Old Greek, Cateline Old French, Katharina Latin
Name variants:Caitlin, Caitlyn, Caitlynn, Caitriona, Catalina, Catalina, Catarina, Catera, Caterina, Catharina, Catherina, Catherine, Cathérine, Cathleen, Cathrin, Cathrina, Cathrine, Cathy, Catia, Cato, Catrin, Catrina, Catriona, Ekaterina, Jekaterina, Kaarina, Kaat, Kaitlin, Kaitlyn, Kaitlynn, Kari, Kata, Katalin, Katalina, Katariina, Katarina, Katarzyna, Kate, Käte, Katelin, Katelyn, Katelynn, Katerina, Katerina, Katerina, Katharina, Katharine, Käthe, Katherina, Katherine, Katheryn, Kathinka, Kathleen, Kathrin, Kathrina, Kathrine, Kathryn, Kathy, Katia, Katia, Katica, Katie, Katina, Katinka, Katja, Katjana, Katjuscha, Katjusha, Katlin, Katlyn, Katlynn, Katrien, Katrijn, Katrin, Katrín, Katrina, Katrine, Katy, Katya, Kerrin, Ketty, Kitti, Kitty, Nienke, Riina, Tina, Tinka, Trine, Yekaterina   Sortable list   Details

Popularity lists that contain the name Katharina

AustriaGraph2016 18,  2015 17,  2014 17,  2013 17,  2012 16,  2011 12,  2010 11,  2009 10,  2008 8,  2007 8,  2006 6,  2005 8,  2004 8,  2003 8,  2002 6,  2001 6,  1999 5
GermanyGraph2004 9,  2002 72000 9,  1999 10,  1998 10,  1997 8
Germany prevalence 2005 52
Switzerland prevalence 2013 24
Switzerland/German 2016 192
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