What does Caterina mean?
Caterina \c(a)-teri-na, cat(e)-rina\ as a girls' name is of Greek derivation, and the meaning of the name Caterina is "pure". Caterina is a variant of Catarina (Greek): Italian variant of Catherine and Katherine.
Caterina has 25 more related variations via Catarina, Catherine, Katherine: Catalina, Catarine, Cateline, Caterine, Catharina, Cathelina, Catherin, Catherina, Catherinn, Cathrine▼, Cathrinn, Catina, Catlaina, Catlina, Catreina, Catrin, Catrina▼, Catrine, Catriona, Catryna, Ekaterina, Katerinka, Katherina, Kathrina and Katrina▼.
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)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Caterina for girls. Caterina was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its apex position of #859 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Prominent varying forms of Caterina are Katherine (#83 in 2014), Catherine (#170), Catalina (#365), Katerina, Katrina, Katarina, Catrina, Cathrine, Catina and Catriona. Adoption of these girl names reached its apex during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.3422%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.2165%, down 36.7%), with the forms Katrina, Cathrine, Katarina and Catrina becoming less fashionable. Catalina (#365) is the most contemporarily stylish baby name in this compilation, and there is also a rekindling in baby name usage for this name. Below is a charted analysis of the usage of the girl name Caterina and associated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)