Katerina Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Katerina:
Cognate of the Greek Aikaterinē, the root of which is katharos (pure, unsullied).
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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- Nicknames for Katerina
Kat, Katsy, Kitty, Katka, Katja, Katya, Kaczka, Katla, Rina, Ketee, Katia, Katina, Káťa, Kača
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Katerina Didaskalou, Greek actress.
Katerina Maleeva, Bulgarian tennis player.
Katerina Georgiadou, former Miss Greece and fashion model.
Katerina Graham, Swiss-born American actress and model.
- Katerina in song, story & screen
character Katerina Von Leuschner on show "Days of Our Lives" played by Crystal Chappell
character Katerina Stratford in movie "10 Things I Hate About You" played by Julia Stiles
Katerina Kittykat is the preschool age daughter off Henrietta Pussycat, on the PBS Mr Rogers spin-off "Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood"
Katharina (same pronunciation) is the title character in Shakespeare's "The Taming of the Shrew" (on which "10 Things I Hate About You" is based.)
Princess Ekaterina "Kitty" Alexandrovna Shcherbatskaya is a main character in "Anna Karenina" by Leo Tolstoy
The brunette sexy Katerina Petrova (Katherine Pierce) in The Vampire Diaries, played by the amazing actress Nina Dobrev.