Given Name KATHARINE

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English, German
PRONOUNCED: KATH-ə-rin (English), KATH-rin (English), ka-ta-REE-nə (German)  [details]

Meaning & History

English variant of KATHERINE and German variant of KATHARINA. A famous bearer was American actress Katharine Hepburn (1907-2003).

Categories

actresses, British royal family, currently out of the US top 1000
DIMINUTIVES: Cat, Cate, Cathy, Kat, Kate, Kathi, Kathie, Kathy, Kay, Kit, Kitty (English), Cathrin, Catrin, Ina, Käthe, Kathrin, Katinka (German)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Aikaterine (Ancient Greek), Katalin, Kattalin (Basque), Katsiaryna (Belarusian), Katarin, Katell (Breton), Ekaterina, Katerina, Katia, Katya (Bulgarian), Caterina (Catalan), Kata, Katarina, Kate, Katica, Tina (Croatian), Kateřina, Katka (Czech), Caja, Carina, Cathrine, Ina, Kaja, Karen, Karin, Karina, Katarina, Katharina, Kathrine, Katja, Katrine, Trine (Danish), Catharina, Cato, Ina, Karin, Katelijn, Katelijne, Katinka, Katja, Katrien, Katrijn, Katrina, Rina, Rini, Riny, Tina, Tineke, Trijntje (Dutch), Kadri, Kaia, Kaisa, Kaja, Katariina, Kati, Katrin, Riina, Triinu (Estonian), Iina, Kaarina, Kaija, Kaisa, Karin, Kata, Katariina, Kati, Katja, Katri, Katriina, Riina (Finnish), Carine, Catherine, Karine (French), Nienke, Nine, Nynke (Frisian), Catarina (Galician), Ekaterine, Eka (Georgian), Aikaterini, Ekaterini, Kaiti, Katerina, Katina, Keti (Greek), Kakalina, Kalena (Hawaiian), Kateri (History), Kata, Katalin, Katalinka, Kati, Katica, Katinka, Kató, Kitti (Hungarian), Karen, Katrín (Icelandic), Cáit, Caitlín, Caitlin, Caitria, Caitríona, Cathleen, Catrina, Catriona, Kathleen, Ríona (Irish), Caterina, Catia, Katia, Katiuscia, Rina (Italian), Katerina (Late Roman), Ina (Limburgish), Katrė, Kotryna (Lithuanian), Ekaterina, Katerina, Katina (Macedonian), Cateline (Medieval French), Carina, Cathrine, Ina, Kaia, Kaja, Karen, Kari, Karin, Karina, Karine, Katarina, Katharina, Kathrine, Katja, Katrine (Norwegian), Catarina (Occitan), Karina, Kasia, Katarzyna (Polish), Catarina, Cátia (Portuguese), Ecaterina, Cătălina, Catina (Romanian), Ekaterina, Jekaterina, Yekaterina, Karina, Katenka, Katerina, Katia, Katya, Katyusha (Russian), Caderina (Sardinian), Caitrìona, Catrina, Catriona (Scottish), Katarina (Serbian), Katarína, Katka (Slovak), Kaja, Katarina, Katica, Katja (Slovene), Catalina, Lina (Spanish), Cajsa, Carin, Carina, Catharina, Cathrine, Catrine, Ina, Kai, Kaj, Kaja, Kajsa, Karin, Karina, Katarina, Katharina, Katja, Katrin, Katrina (Swedish), Kateryna, Katia, Katya (Ukrainian), Cadi, Catrin (Welsh)
Entry updated July 2, 2017