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What does Cathaleen mean?

Cathaleen Pronunciation of Cathaleen [cathaleen] as a girls' name is a Greek name, and Cathaleen means "pure". Cathaleen is a variant form of Catherine (Greek): from katharos. Cathaleen is also a derivative of Cathleen (Greek): from Caitlin. Cathaleen is also used as a derivative of Katherine (Greek) and Kathleen (Irish, Greek).

Associated with: greek, pure (virgin).


Cathaleen has 10 variants: Cathaline, Cathelin, Cathyleen, Kathaleen, Kathaline, Katheline, Kathileen, Kathyleen, Kathyline and Kathylyne.

17 more relations via Catherine, Cathleen, Katherine, Kathleen: Cataleen, Cataleena, Catalin, Catharin, Cathee, Cathelle, Catheren, Cathern, Cathlene, Catleen, Catreen, Kataleen, Kathaleya, Kathaleyna, Kathleena, Kathleyn and Katleen.

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Middle name pairings:
Cathaleen Kaliyah (C.K.), ..

How popular is Cathaleen?

Cathaleen is a rare given name for women. Cathaleen is also a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Katherine (#84 in 2015), Catherine (#179), Kathleen (#830), Cathleen, Cathern and Kathaleen are the prominent related forms of Cathaleen (outside Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000. These forms of Cathaleen were favored as baby names in the 1950s (adoption of 2.4%) and have become significantly less common since (adoption 0.4%, 82.9%), with forms such as Katherine becoming somewhat dated. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Catherine, Cathern, Cathleen, Kathaleen, Katherine, Kathleen in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Athalee, Caileen, Caitlen, Caleen, Caralee, Caraleen (see Caroline), Caraleena, Carileen (see Caroline), Carleen, Catalina, Cataline, Catelan, Catelinn (see Caitlin), Catelyn, Catelynn, Cathelina, Cathline, Cathlyne, Catlain, Catlin, Catlyn, Catlynn, Cayleen, Charleen, Etheleen, Karaleen, Mahalee, Natalee, Nataleen, Nathalee and Nathalie. These names tend to be more commonly used than Cathaleen.

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