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What does Caterina mean?

Caterina Pronunciation of Caterina [cate-ri-na] as a girls' name is of Greek derivation, and the meaning of the name Caterina is "pure". Caterina is a variant form of Catarina (Greek): Italian variation of Catherine and Katherine.

Associated with: greek, pure (virgin).


Caterina has 2 variants: Katarina and Katerina.

65 more relations via Catarina, Catherine, Katherine: Caitria, Caitrin, Caitrine, Caitrinn, Caitriona, Carin, Carrin, Catalin, Catalina, Cataline, Catarine, Cateline, Caterine, Catharin, Catharina, Catharine, Catharyna, Cathelin, Cathelina, Catheren, Catherin, Catherina, Catherinn, Cathern, Catheryn, Cathirin, Cathline, Cathrine, Cathrinn, Cathryn, Cathryne, Cathrynn, Catia, Catina, Catlaina, Catlina, Catreena, Catreina, Catrice, Catricia, Catrin, Catrina, Catrine, Catriona, Catryna, Ekaterina, Katalina, Katena, Katerinka, Kathelina, Katherin, Katherina, Kathrina, Kathrine, Kathrinna, Katina, Katlaina, Katrena, Katria, Katriana, Katrina, Katrine, Katriona, Katryna and Yekaterina.

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Middle name pairings:
Caterina Cristal (C.C.), ..

How popular is Caterina?

Caterina is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2729 out of 4276, Top 64%) and an even more prominent surname for all people (#50686 out of 150436, Top 34%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent varying forms of Caterina (outside Top 2000) are Katherine (#84 in 2015), Catherine (#179), Catalina (#325), Katalina (#787), Katerina (#1158), Katrina (#1167), Katarina (#1349), Katherina, Katherin, Kathrine, Katrena, Katina, Kathrina, Catriona, Cathern, Catharine, Catarina, Catheryn, Cathrine, Catrina, Catina, Cathryn and Carin. Usage of these forms of Caterina was common in 1991 (average #1466) and is now much less (#1610, 63%), with forms such as Catharine falling out of fashion. Catalina and Katalina are two of the more contemporarily stylish baby names in this compilation. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Carin, Catalina, Catarina, Catharine, Catherine in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cathern, Catheryn, Cathrine, Cathryn, Catina in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Catrina, Katalina, Katarina, Katerina, Katherin in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Katherina, Katherine, Kathrina, Kathrine, Katina in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Katrena, Katrina in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Catherine, Catriona, Katherine, Katrina outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Asterina, Cabalina, Cadena, Caelin, Calvina, Cambria, Camelia, Camrin, Caparina, Capriana, Caprina, Carena, Carenna, Cariana, Carinna, Carisa, Carita, Carlina, Carrisa, Catelinn (see Caitlin), Catheirn (see Catherine), Cathia, Catlain, Catlin, Catline, Catreen, Catrenia (see Catriona), Catrinia (see Catriona), Catrionagh, Cedriana, Cefirina, Ceria, Cerisa, Cherena, Cherisa, Chiarina, Cieria, Clarina, Corina, Corrina, Cyrina, Czarina, Farina, Gavrina, Janerita (see Jane), Kaitrina, Kareina, Katelin, Kateline, Katelinn (see Katelyn), Katrin, Katrisa, Ketrina, Lareina, Lateifa (see Latifah), Latina, Laurina, Marteina (see Martina), Matrena, Matrina, Matriona, Matryna, Nerina, Pamelina, Pathina, Patrica, Peterina, Petrina, Raelina, Sarina, Satina, Valeria, Waltrina, Yerina and Zarina. These names tend to be less frequently used than Caterina.

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