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Catherine Name Meaning

Catherine meaning

Name :

Catherine

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Gender :
Feminine
Meaning of Catherine :

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Pronounciation
of Name Catherine :
/ka-tə-REEN / or /KATH-ə-rin/
Etymology
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History
of Name Catherine :
Popular In :
The United States of America, and England and Wales
Information about the
Name of Catherine :
One in every 508 Americans is named Catherine. Coincidentally, Catherine is a common real name for various actresses in film and television famous in the United States.
Famous People with
Name Catherine :
Catherine Elizabeth "Kate" Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge - She is the wife of Prince William, 2nd in line of succession to the British throne. Catherine "Cate" Blanchett, Australian actress- A famous actress and theatre director who has received international acclaim and recogntion including AACTA Awards, Academy Awards, Screen Actors Guild Awards, Golden Globe Awards, and British Academy Awards. Catherine Zeta-Jones, Welsh actress - She is famous actress who first came to be recognized in the 1998 film, Mask of Zorro, alongside Antonio Banderas. She has since starred in various other productions.
Variant Names of Catherine:

Cait, Caitey, Caitie, Caitlin, Caitlinn, Caitrin, Caitrine, Caitrinn, Caitriona, Caitrionag, Cadi, Cait, Caitey, Caitie, Caitlin, Caitlinn, Caitria, Caitrin, Caitrine, Caitrinn, Caitr, Cadi, Cait, Caitey, Caitie, Caitlin, Caitlinn, Caitria, Caitrin, Caitrine, Caitrinn, Caitr, Katherine, Katheryn, Kathryn, Katharyn, Katherin, Katharine, Katheryne, Katrin, Katarzyna, , Caitlin , Catherine, Katherine

Katarina (Croatian), Katherina (Swedish), Katherine (English), Catalina (Spanish)

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Popularity Rank :

Catherine name was top ranked at 35 position in American during year 1930and most recently ranked at 179 position in American during year 2015

     

Name Catherine has been Most Popular throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 86 position. 655561 numbers of people were named Catherine so far in last 100 years. (SSA) More about rank of Catherine

Catherine Numerology :
Personality No. 9. People with name Catherine desire love & independence. They love arts & music. They are generous, kindhearted, humane & philanthropic. Person with Catherine having 9 as Personality number love traveling & teaching but hate restraint. They are bold, functional, broadminded & spiritual. They have will power & are determined , but are impulsive, contentious, ill-tempered, rebellious & impatient too. More Numerology

More About Name : Catherine

  • One of the great traditional names for women, with variations in many languages. The name of several saints and queens, including Catherine the Great, empress of Russia, Saint Catherine of Alexandria, and three of Henry VIII's six wives.

  • Meaning= pure

  • The name may also have been derived from Hecate, the name of the Greek goddess of magic. Another possible source is Greek aikia meaning torture. All these meanings might have been associated withSaint Aikaterine of Alexandria (fourth century), who was

  • A Spanish variant of Catherina, a Spanish cognate of the Greek Aikaterin?, a name derived from katharos (pure, unsullied).

  • A Spanish variant of Catherina, a Spanish cognate of the Greek Aikaterin?, a name derived from katharos (pure, unsullied).

  • It come from-Katherine, The name was later borne by Saint Catherine of Siena who helped to establish peace among the Italian city states. Katherine name born from three of Henry VIII's wives, including Katherine of Aragon, the first wife whom the king lat

Name Analysis of Catherine

Character Analysis of Catherine : Persons with the name Catherine are most often optimistic souls who have a genuine enthusiasm about life and the living of it. They are generally charming, pretty easy-going and are good conversationalists. Their ability to communicate often motivates and inspires others. They do well in areas where they can best utilize their skills.

Love Life of Catherine : Persons are very devoted to their partner. They are not only a lover but also a companion, a friend .

Name Letter Analysis of Catherine

C : Persons wear their heart on their sleeve. Lucky ones, since they have a strong instinct about matters of the heart

A : Persons are their own person: ambitious and freethinking

T : Persons like life in the fast lane

H : Persons are a visionary, but they also tend to make a lot of money and lose it fast

E : Persons are freedom-loving, sensual and enthusiastic

R : Persons feel things strongly and their rich, intense inner life emanates outward

I : Persons are a compassionate person who feels things deeply

N : Persons are a "think outside the box" kind of person -- creative and original

E : Persons are freedom-loving, sensual and enthusiastic

Famous Name Catherine

  • Catherine Hara

    She started her acting career in 1974 as a cast member of The Second City in Toronto. She was an understudy for Gilda Radner until she left for Saturday Night Live. Two years later, this theatre troupe created the television series SCTV, on which she became a regular performer. Memorable O'Hara characterizations on the show included Las Vegas scorcher (I wanna bear your children!) Lola Heatherton, buzzer-happy game show contestant Margaret Meehan, raunchy nightclub comedian Dusty Towne, soap opera seductress Sue Ellen and stage actress Sue Bopper Simpson.

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  • Anne Catherine

    was queen-consort of Denmark and Norway from 1597 to 1612 as the first spouse of King Christian IV of Denmark. Her parents were Joachim Frederick, Margrave of Brandenburg and his first wife Catherine of Brandenburg-Küstrin. Christian met her on his journey in Germany in 1595 and decided to marry her. In 1596, Anne Catherine and her parents were present at his coronation, and the next year, the marriage was arranged. Anne Catherine became Queen of Denmark on 27 November 1597 when she was married to Christian IV. The wedding took place in the castle of Haderslevhus in South Jutland the year after the coronation of Christian IV. She was crowned queen in 1598. Together they had six children, among them Christian, the Prince-Elect, who died a year before his father, and Frederik III who introduced absolute monarchy in Denmark. Her son, Ulrik, was murdered in 1633. Their two daughters, Sophia and Elisabeth, and the elder son, Frederick, died at a very young age.

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