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Name Kathryn

Meaning:maybe the pureTools:

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About the name Kathryn in particular

Gender:female
Languages of use:German
Topics:Asteroid 2612 Kathryn, discovered 1979
US 2012 rank:#266     ... 264:Kayleigh, 265:Amanda, 266:Kathryn, 267:Kelsey, 268:Emilia ...     Full US 2012 list
Similarly written:Katheryn, Kathrin, Cathrin, Kamryn, Kamryn, Katelyn, Kathrina, Kathrine, Kathy, Katlyn     Details
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About Katherine, the group of names with the same origin as Kathryn

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,  2:Katie Ireland 2004,  2:Katrín Iceland 2012,  3:Catalina Chile 2007,  4:Kathrin Germany/West 1979,  5:Kathleen England+Wales 1914,  5:Katrine Denmark 1996,  7:Katrina Latvia 2009,  7:Caitlin Scotland 1999,  7:Katerina Czechia 2011
Somehow related to:Catalin, Karin
Old/original forms:Aikaterine Old Greek, Cateline Old French, Katharina Latin
Name variants:Caitlin, Caitlyn, Caitriona, Catalina, Catalina, Catarina, Catera, Caterina, Catharina, Catherina, Catherine, Cathérine, Cathleen, Cathrin, Cathrina, Cathrine, Cathy, Catia, Catrin, Catrina, Catriona, Ekaterina, Jekaterina, Kaat, Kaitlin, Kaitlyn, Kaitlynn, Kari, Kata, Katalin, Katalina, Katariina, Katarina, Katarzyna, Kate, Käte, Katelin, Katelyn, Katelynn, 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
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Popularity lists that contain the name Kathryn

SeriesRankings
England+Wales decades1994 77,  1984 50,  1974 491964 60,  1954 60
Scotland2001 95,  1999 921998 100
USA decades2000-2009 129,  1990-1999 70,  1980-1989 501970-1979 91,  1960-1969 88
USA yearly2012 266,  2011 237,  2010 230,  2009 213,  2008 190,  2007 163,  2006 144,  2005 125,  2004 122,  2003 116,  2002 113,  2001 97,  2000 90,  1999 91,  1998 90,  1997 86,  1996 87,  1995 83,  1994 79
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