Meaning and name origin
Katinka \k(a)-tin-ka, kat(i)-nka\ as a girl's name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Katinka is "pure". Katinka is a variant of Catherine (Greek): from "katharos". Also a variant of Katherine (Greek): the name may also have come from Hecate, the name of the Greek goddess of magic. Katinka is also used as a variant of Katie.
Katinka has 1 variant form: Katenka.
Katinka is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Katinka and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Katherine (#83), Catherine (#170) and Katie (#280). (2014 statistics).
A suggested similar baby name is Katina. This name tends to be more commonly used than Katinka.