About the baby name Katherine

Like the first name Katherine? Find out the meaning of the English girl baby name Katherine, see ratings, get a cute name image to share or save, and more

Baby name meaning

  • Pure
  • Used since third century AD
  • Early Latin forms Katerina and Caterina became Katharine and Catherine
  • French Cateline and English Catlyn came into wider use during medieval period when variants abounded



Name length

9 letters (long name length)

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