Katarina meaning

: Clear and pure.

Katarina Name Information

Gender 👩 Girl
Pronunciation 📣 \k(a)-tari-na, kat(a)-rina\
Number of People 👶 9,000
Rate in 2021 2585
Numerology 🔢 3
Name origin 🌍 Greek
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Katarina Name Meaning

The name Katarina comes from the Greek Aikaterina and the earlier Hekaterine which are formed from the word 'hekateros’ meaning "each of the two". Katarina is often thought to mean "clear", "pure", or "scintillating". This name holds an air of sophistication and elegance, lending itself to a woman of an equally refined demeanor.

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Katarina Name Origin and History

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Additional description of the name Katarina

The name Katarina has Greek roots and it filtered into various languages and cultures through historical channels such as conquest, trade, and religious influence. The name was popularized by Greek and Roman cultures and then passed onto various countries throughout Europe where it morphed into different forms like Katherine, Katherine, and Katrina. Christian traditions adopted this name because of Saint Catherine of Alexandria, a 4th-century martyr who suffered torture on a spiked wheel.

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Famous Individuals named Katarina include Katarina Witt, a retired German figure skater who won two Olympic gold medals. Katarina Johnson-Thompson is a British heptathlete who won the World Championship in 2019.

In terms of popularity, Katarina isn't as commonly used as its variants, making it a unique choice for parents seeking a special, yet familiar name. The name connotes a sense of intellectual vitality, adventure, and independence, making it suitable for a woman poised to make her unique mark on the world. It's a name filled with strength and grace, alluding to a history filled with powerful and influential women.

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10/12/2023 21:16:36

my name is Katarina and I hate it!!!i am allergic to cats, and sometimes people call me kat. I wish my name was Christiana Alyssa

08/12/2023 16:25:12

My name is Katarina I personally love it and for some reason my main nickname is KitKat It's awsome how their are so many possibilities for nicknames. The only thing that annoys me is that people can say it wrong like a lot and spell it wrong the ways i've seen it written is Katrina, Katerina, Catarina and even Caterina I don't get it but I have to deal with it.

07/30/2023 08:40:08

Its my fave going to name my daughter katarina elizabeth

05/12/2023 04:40:38

My daughter's name is Katarina Alexi and everyone loves it. Only thing is a lot of people can't seem to get the'second "a" in and call her Katrina which really upsets me.

04/16/2023 18:16:12

Kataryna is my daughter's name and she loves it! We have also called her the diminutive or nickname if Katia. With German and Sweedish heritage her name fits her perfectly.

03/30/2023 22:28:00

my daughters name is Katarina and and I have a german background but I live in Australia now and it do upsets me quite a bit that people call her Katrina or Katerina they probably even dont here the difference :(

03/14/2023 09:07:44

Powerful name with a million and one nickname choices.

12/12/2022 03:15:50

It's the best name ever i'vented i love all katarinas

11/13/2022 02:09:34

What a beautiful name. It was the only one my husband and I could agree upon. Grace means "undeserved gift" and Isn't that true. A child is a gift that we need to protect and what a classy name to live with!

09/30/2022 20:08:38

My awesome friend's name is Katarina and she rox shoe boxes.....ı like woah

09/23/2022 21:12:54

i have a friend named katarina and most people call her kitty, kat or kittykat. it is personally my favorite girls name. I'm not sure how she'spells it, my fav way to is katarina buty i think the right way is katerina which personally i don't like

04/23/2022 10:02:24

My name is Katarina and I like it. I think it is unique, and there are not many like it... The possibilities are almost endless for nicknames.

11/29/2021 20:21:36

My name is Katarina...people call me Kat and other things like that but it kinda annoys me sometimes but in general i love my name

07/25/2021 13:10:30

my name is katalena witch is really cool its a street,island,salad dressing,and clothing line but all spelled catalina.katarina is cute but katalena is waaay cuter


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*️⃣ What is the origin of the name Katarina?
The origin of the name Katarina is Greek.
*️⃣ What is meaning of name Katarina?
Clear and pure.
*️⃣ How many people are named Katarina?
Almost 9000 people are named Katarina.
*️⃣ Which names are related to the name Katarina?
The names of Cole, Kaylee, Kylie, Callie, Kyle