What does Caitriona mean?
Caitriona \ca(i)-trio-na, cait-riona\ as a name for girls. Caitriona's name origins are Greek and Gaelic, and the meaning of the name Caitriona is "pure". Caitriona is a derivative of Catherine (Greek): from "katharos". Caitriona is also a form of Catriona (Gaelic, Greek). Caitriona is also used as a form of Katherine (Greek).
Caitriona has 19 variants: Caitrionagh, Catreena, Catreina, Catrenia, Catrina▼, Catrinia, Catrionagh, Catroina, Catryna, Kaitrinna, Kaitriona, Kaitrionaugh, Katrena, Katriana, Katrina▼, Katriona, Katrionagh, Katrionaugh and Katryna.
Caitriona has 44 more related variations via Catherine, Catriona, Katherine: Caitie, Caitlin▲, Caitlinn, Caitria, Caitrin, Caitrine, Caitrinn, Carin, Caron, Carrin, Carron, Catalina▲, Catarina, Catarine, Caterina, Caterine, Catharina, Catherina, Cathrine▼, Cathrinn, Catia, Catina, Catlaina, Catlina, Catreen, Catrice, Catricia, Catrin, Catrine, Kaitlin▼, Kaitlinn, Kaitlinne, Kaitrin, Kaitrine, Kaitrinn, Katarina▼, Katerina, Kathrina, Kathrinna, Katina, Katria, Katriane, Katrien and Katrine.
Caitriona is a rare first name for women. Caitriona is an equally unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Popular varying forms of Caitriona (#unlisted) listed in the Top 1000 are Katherine (#83 in 2014), Catherine (#170), Catalina (#365), Caitlin (#496), Katarina, Katerina, Katrina, Katina, Kaitlin, Catrina, Caron, Caterina, Cathrine, Catina and Catriona. Usage of these girl names reached its apex in 1994 and is now much lower, with the forms Kaitlin, Katrina, Katarina, Cathrine and Catrina falling out of fashion. Catalina (#365) and Caitlin (#496) are two of the more contemporarily stylish names for newborns in this compilation, and there is also a rebound in birth name popularity for Catalina. Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of Caitriona and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)