Catharine

The name Catharine is a baby girl name.

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Latin Meaning:
The name Catharine is a Latin baby name. In Latin the meaning of the name Catharine is: Pure, clear. Form of the Latin 'Katharina', from the Greek 'Aikaterina'. It was borne by a number of saints, including St Catherine of Alexandria, a 4th century martyr who suffered torture on a spiked wheel.

American Meaning:
The name Catharine is an American baby name. In American the meaning of the name Catharine is: Pure, clear. Form of the Latin 'Katharina', from the Greek 'Aikaterina'. It was borne by a number of saints, including St Catherine of Alexandria, a 4th century martyr who suffered torture on a spiked wheel.

Irish Meaning:
The name Catharine is an Irish baby name. In Irish the meaning of the name Catharine is: Form of the Greek Catherine meaning pure.

SoulUrge Number: 7

People with this name have a deep inner need for quiet, and a desire to understand and analyze the world they live in, and to learn the deeper truths.

Expression Number: 7

People with this name are excellent at analyzing, understanding, and learning. They tend to be mystics, philosophers, scholars, and teachers. Because they live so much in the mind, they tend to be quiet and introspective, and are usually introverts. When presented with issues, they will see the larger picture. Their solitary thoughtfulness and analysis of people and world events may make them seem aloof, and sometimes even melancholy.

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By Catharine Jul 29, 2014

This is the way my name is spelled and I never knew that it meant pure or where the name originated from. I've never met anyone with the same spelling, but I've researched it and at one point it was quite common in America.

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