Catrina Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Katrina:
Derived from the Dutch and German Katrine, a variant form of Katherine (pure, unsullied).
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My granddaughter Catrina, a college student, loves her name. She is also called "Cate" and as a little girl, both "Catrina" and "Catie". She was named for her mother, Catherine.
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Catie, Cate, Cat, Trina
- Meanings and history of the name Catrina
Catrina is a variation of Catherine; it is also the simplified spelling of the Scottish name Catriona, another variant of Catherine. Catherine is the French form of Katherine, which has been associated from an early date with the Greek adjective 'katharos' meaning 'pure'.
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