What does Katarina mean?
Katarina [kata-ri-na] as a girls' name is a Greek name, and the meaning of the name Katarina is "pure". Katarina is a variant form of Catherine (Greek): from katharos. Katarina is also a derivative of Katherine (Greek).
Katarina has 66 more alternative forms via Catherine, Katherine: Catalin, Catalina▲, Cataline, Catarine, Caterine, Catharin, Catharina, Catharine▼, Catharyna, Catherina, Cathrine▼, Cathrinn, Catina▼, Catlaina, Catlina, Catreina, Catrin, Catrina▼, Catrine, Catriona, Catryna, Ekaterina, Kaitrin, Kaitrine, Kaitrinn, Kaitrinna, Kaitriona, Karena, Karin▼, Karrin, Katalin, Katalina▲, Katena, Katerinka, Katharine▼, Katharyn, Katharyne, Kathelina, Katherin, Katherina, Kathirin, Kathline, Kathrene, Kathrina, Kathrine▼, Kathrinna, Kathryn▼, Kathryne, Kathrynn, Kathyrine, Katia, Katica, Katina▼, Katinka, Katlaina, Katline, Katrena, Katria, Katriana, Katriane, Katrien, Katrina▼, Katrine, Katriona, Katrya and Katryna.Creative forms:
(female) Katarien, Katarika, ..
(male) Katarika, Katarino, .. Middle name pairings:
Katarina Claudia (K.C.), ..
How popular is Katarina?
Katarina is a rare given name for women. Katarina is an equally rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Katarina entered the list in 1990 and reached its peak position of #478 in the U.S. in the year 1994, and is presently at #1349. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Katarina (#1349 from recent data) appearing in the Top 2000 are Katherine (#84 from recent data), Catherine (#179), Kathryn (#319), Catalina (#325), Katalina (#787), Katerina (#1158), Katrina (#1167), Katia (#1869), Kathrine, Kathrina, Catarina, Kathryne, Catharine, Katrena, Katina, Katherin, Karin, Karena, Catriona, Catina, Cathrine, Catrina, Katharyn, Katharine and Katherina. These forms of Katarina were favored as birth names in the year 1991 (usage of 1.7%) and have become much less common since (usage 0.5%, ▼67.9%). Katherine is the continual favorite, though Catalina has become trendy as well, while versions like Katherine are now somewhat dated.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Asterina, Cabalina, Catroina, Cesarina, Clarina, Czarina, Darina, Kalana, Kalina, Kamari, Kambria, Kamerin, Karaina, Karalina, Kareina, Kariana, Karida, Karina▼, Karine, Karinna, Karisa, Karita, Karmina, Karna, Karolina, Karrina, Karrisa, Karyna, Kastalia, Kataniya, Katasha, Katelinn (see Katelyn), Kathaline, Katheryn▼, Kathia, Kathiryn (see Catherine), Kathlena, Kathlin, Katiya, Katreena, Katrice, Katriel, Katura, Kayana, Ketreina, Ketryna, Klarisa, Korrina, Kostatina, Kotryna, Latania, Latoria, Macaria, Maralina, Matryna, Mazarine, Natacia, Natalina, Nataline, Nataliya, Natania, Nataniya, Natavia, Ocarina, Patrica, Peterina, Petrina, Sandrina, Sarafina, Satina, Sefarina, Varina, Waltrina, Yarina and Zaharira. These names tend to be more frequently used than Katarina.See names in meaning and etymology.