Meaning and Name Origin
Katalina \k(a)-tali-na, kat(a)-lina\ as a girls' name. Katalina's name origin is Greek, and the meaning of the name Katalina is "pure". Katalina is a derivative of Catherine (Greek): from "katharos". Katalina is also a variant of Katherine (Greek): the name may also have come from Hecate, the name of the Greek goddess of magic.
Katalina has 49 more related variations via Catherine, Katherine: Catalin, Cataline, Catarina, Catarine, Cateline, Caterina, Cathaline, Catharina, Cathelina, Cathline, Catina, Catlaina, Catlina, Catreina, Catrina▼, Kaitlin▼, Kaitlinn, Kataleen, Katalin, Katarina▼, Katelijn, Katena, Katerina, Katerinka, Katharine▼, Kathelina, Katheline, Katherina, Kathlene, Kathline, Kathlyne, Kathrina, Kathrine▼, Kathrinna, Katia▼, Katica, Katina, Katinka, Katla, Katlaina, Katline, Katrena, Katria, Katriana, Katrina▼, Katrine, Katriona, Katryna and Kaylin▲.
Katalina is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Katalina is also an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Katalina for girls. Katalina was first listed in 2013 and reached its apex rank of #823 in the U.S. in 2014. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Katalina and associated names. Prominent varying forms of Katalina (#823 last year) listed in the Top 1000 are Catalina (#365 last year), Caterina, Catherine (#170), Catina, Catrina, Kaitlin, Katarina, Katerina, Katharine, Katherine (#83), Kathrine, Katia, Katina, Katrina and Kaylin (#547). These girl names reached the top of their popularity in the year 1994 and are now significantly less popular, with forms like Kaitlin, Katharine, Kathrine, Katia and Katrina falling out of fashion. Catalina (#365) and Kaylin (#547) are two of the more fashionable girl names here, with Catalina having a resurgence in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)