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Kathrine is a unique spelling variation of Katherine. Some parents find it to be confusing without the middle e. Despite these feelings, Kathrine was a top 1,000 name throughout the twentieth century. As of 2021, it is a top 11,000 option at rank 10,995.

Meaning and Origin of the name Kathrine:

Kathrine is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning “pure.”

Kathrine is a European version of Katherine. It comes from the Netherlands and Norway. Kathrine originates from the ancient Greek baby name Aikaterine, which comes from the Greek word katharos (meaning “pure”). It was first used in the fourth century, with many saints possessing the title.

Symbolism of the name Kathrine:

Kathrine, as mentioned, is the Dutch and Norwegian version of Katherine. The latter option originates from the Greek word katharos. Katharos translates directly to “pure” in English.

Nicknames for the name Kathrine:

Kathrine is a fun variation of the name Katherine. It's an elegant name with cute nicknames. We put together this list of great nicknames for Katherine.

Style of the name Kathrine:


Gender of the name Kathrine:

Kathrine is a formal name for girls.

Pronunciation of the name Kathrine:

KATH-rin or KATH-uh-rin

Number of syllables in the name Kathrine:

Two or three

Emotion evoked from the name Kathrine:

Kathrine feels formal and upscale. It is mature and wholesome.

Alternative spellings for the name Kathrine:

Popularity of the name Kathrine:

Kathrine was on and off the top 1,000 list of the Social Security Popularity Index until 1995. In that last year, it was number 995. Kathrine was most popular in 1955 at number 559. As of 2021, Kathrine is a top 11,000 option.

Great middle names for Kathrine and their meanings:

Famous people with the name Kathrine:

There are no fictional characters with the baby name Kathrine.

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