Meaning and name origin
Catlin \c(a)-tlin, cat-lin\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Catlin), is of Irish origin. Variant of Catherine (Greek) "pure". 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 not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#7995 out of 88799, Top 9%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Catlin for boys. Catlin has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (2014 statistics).