What does Catlin mean?
Catlin \c(a)-tlin, cat-lin\ as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Catlin) is of Irish and Greek origin, and the meaning of Catlin is "pure". Variant of Catherine. Surname. George Catlin was an American traveler and artist of the mid 19th century who is famous for his penetrating portraits of Native Americans.
Catlin is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#6792 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Catlin for boys. Catlin has yet to make it into the Top 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)