Meaning and name origin
Catriona \c(a)-trio-na, cat-riona\ as a girl's name is pronounced ka-TREE-na, ka-tree-OH-nah. It is of Gaelic and Greek origin. Anglicized form of the Gaelic names Catrìona (Scottish) and Caitríona (Irish), which are forms of Katherine. Catrina is the simplified version. Literary: Robert Louis Stevenson's novel "Catriona" (1893), sequel to "Kidnapped".
Catriona is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Catriona for girls. Catriona reached its highest rank of #85 in Canada in 2000 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Catriona and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Katherine (#83), Catherine (#170), Caitlin (#496), Katrina, Catrina, Catina and Catriona. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Catriona is also pronounced similarly to Catreina, Catrionagh, Catryna, Kaitriona and Katriana. Other suggested similar baby names are Catarina, Caterina and Matriona. These names tend to be more commonly used than Catriona.