Kathleen derives from the Greek name Aikaterine. It can also be spelled as Cathleen.
Kathleen has a Name day of 25th November.
Kathleen and Cathleen are traditionally English/Irish names thought to have entered the British Isles through French influence. A common female French name, Catherine is said to have inspired the English/Irish name Kathleen. Spellings with 'C' and 'K' are both common.
Variant of Katherine.
Form of the Latin Katharina, from the Greek Aikaterina.
Catherine of Alexandria, Egyptian queen, whose beauty and philosophy attracted the attentions of the Emperor Maxentius. But she did not pay attention to Mazentius and silently married to Crist.
The Emperor, decided to win her for his wife, sent 50 philosophers to win her faith, but she out-argued them, and they were all executed. She was then tormented and imprisoned. One attempt to break her spirit was made by trying to break her body on a spiked wheel. Instead it was the wheel that broke. In the end, Catherine was beheaded, it was milk and not blood which poured from her neck.
CatherineCathaleen, Cathaline, Cathleen, Kaitlin, Kaitlinn, Katha, Kathaleen, Kathaleya, Kathaleyna, Cathaleen, Cathaline
Kathleen Name also appears in following Origin(s): Latin, Celtic
We added Numerology Calculation to make it more interactive.The information provided here is not recommended by babynology.com. It is a matter of an individual's belief.We also request you not to send us any request/query regarding numerology. (Shortly we will add prediction based on numerology calculation)
List of Irish baby names, Irish baby boy names (male), girl names (female) & Irish names meanings has been compiled from various resources. Please use this list of Irish baby names only for reference/idea to name your kid/child. Database of baby names has been compiled from various references and suggestions provided by our web site visitors and resources partners.
Meaning of Kathleen in Irish origin/culture for Girl name with history and fame details.