Catharine

Catharine - A very unique female name



  Jul 20,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Catharine appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #339. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Catharine and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Catharine? 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 Catharine. The baby girl name Catharine was given to 5 baby girls in 2011, ranking #5063 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 283,906 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Catharine peaked in popularity 109 years ago in 1910 on position 339.



Famous with this name

Catharine Grace
Catharine Kamei
Catharine Wheatley


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Catharine is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Catharine is currently topping the baby name charts in New York at position #2,271 - and is the least popular in New York at position #2,271.

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 Catharine is where you live.


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Catharine origin and meaning

Catharine is a 9 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Catharine, pop culture references for the name Catharine and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Catharine

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

Catherine / Cathryn / Catrina / Cathrine / Catarina / Caterina / Catherin / Catheryn / Catherina / Catriona /

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
20115063
20053550
20043274
20034832
20014618
20004615
19992684
19983872
19972747
19962628
19953758
19942973
19933148
19922784
19912542
19901942
19892133
19882094
19872619
19861877
19851806
19841894
19831653
19821912
19812317
19801854
19792284
19781505
19771996
19762080
19751301
19741472
19731566
19721414
19711492
19701099
19691111
19681124
19671258
19661049
19651096
19641041
1963910
19621018
1961974
19601059
1959951
1958849
1957936
1956943
1955934
1954847
1953883
1952829
1951719
1950754
1949817
1948861
1947742
1946862
1945782
1944788
1943860
1942763
1941746
1940864
1939915
1938818
19371129
1936797
1935748
1934913
1933782
1932745
1931736
1930691
1929678
1928695
1927700
1926631
1925568
1924580
1923509
1922500
1921496
1920496
1919496
1918451
1917405
1916394
1915366
1914387
1913368
1912339
1911356
1910339

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New York2271

Even more about Catharine


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 Catharine 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 Catharine?

3 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
1910
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Catharine
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 283,906
Letter count 9
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1910
2011 births +5

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