Catalina

Catalina - A very unique female name



  Dec 08,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Catalina, meaning pure, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #790. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Catalina and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Catalina? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Catalina. The baby girl name Catalina was given to 587 baby girls in 2012, ranking #486 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 2,408 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Catalina peaked in popularity 7 years ago in 2012 on position 486.



Famous with this name

Catalina Larranaga
Catalina Flores
C?t?lina Musta??


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Catalina is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Catalina is currently topping the baby name charts in New Mexico at position #219 - and is the least popular in Tennessee at position #1,095.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Catalina is where you live.


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Catalina origin and meaning

Catalina is a 8 letter name with 4 syllables. This name means pure. To see famous people named Catalina, pop culture references for the name Catalina and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Catalina

We've found the following names that sound similar to Catalina, sorted by popularity.

Caitlin / Caitlyn / Cathleen / Caitlynn / Catelyn / Caitlan / Catlin / Chastelyn / Cathlene / Catelynn /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012486
2011661
2010697
2009609
2008703
2007714
2006701
2005667
2004765
2003788
2002803
2001789
2000780
1999841
1998932
1997887
1996831
1995929
1994832
1993892
1992900
1991879
1990918
1989819
19881019
19871148
19861044
19851029
1984964
19831027
19821025
19811003
1980946
19791073
19781019
1977992
1976934
1975902
1974922
19731108
19721069
19711029
19701040
19691098
19681132
19671134
19661023
1965902
19641074
19631134
19621195
19611188
19601249
19591124
19581116
19571066
19561165
19551206
19541089
19531087
19521082
19511048
19501095
19491047
1948981
19471061
19461117
1945914
1944966
1943941
19421001
1941945
1940778
1939844
1938834
1937851
1936781
1935759
1934730
1933689
1932702
1931708
1930565
1929650
1928627
1927686
1926667
1925679
1924665
1923776
1922724
1921776
1920746
1919810
1918864
1917784
19161490
1915932
1914980
1913803
1912888
1911856
1910790

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Mexico219
Florida240
Connecticut244
Nevada265
Texas305
California347
New York365
Illinois458
Arizona461
Washington480
New Jersey503
Virginia524
Colorado534
Wisconsin569
Kansas576
North Carolina631
Maryland638
Missouri648
Pennsylvania702
Georgia772
Louisiana795
Ohio797
Indiana802
Michigan805
Utah810
Tennessee1095

Even more about Catalina


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Catalina a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Catalina?

4 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2012
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Catalina
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 2,408
Letter count 8
Syllable count 4
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +587

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