Names.org
Popularity
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Katharina

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: German
  • Meaning: German form of Katherine
  • #6674 All Time
Girls
Boys
More Popular Potential Spellings

How popular is the name "Katharina" in the U.S.?

Click Here to Show Chart Data
Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1881 6 6 0
1882 5 5 0
1883 6 6 0
1884 5 5 0
1885 7 7 0
1886 7 7 0
1887 6 6 0
1888 10 10 0
1890 7 7 0
1891 6 6 0
1892 7 7 0
1894 5 5 0
1898 8 8 0
1899 7 7 0
1901 9 9 0
1903 6 6 0
1906 5 5 0
1907 5 5 0
1912 6 6 0
1913 6 6 0
1914 6 6 0
1915 7 7 0
1916 10 10 0
1917 10 10 0
1920 7 7 0
1921 12 12 0
1922 5 5 0
1924 6 6 0
1930 7 7 0
1932 5 5 0
1946 5 5 0
1949 6 6 0
1950 10 10 0
1951 10 10 0
1952 5 5 0
1953 13 13 0
1954 12 12 0
1955 9 9 0
1956 16 16 0
1957 17 17 0
1958 17 17 0
1959 18 18 0
1960 20 20 0
1961 12 12 0
1962 29 29 0
1963 23 23 0
1964 22 22 0
1965 22 22 0
1966 28 28 0
1967 27 27 0
1968 17 17 0
1969 28 28 0
1970 21 21 0
1971 12 12 0
1972 17 17 0
1973 17 17 0
1974 19 19 0
1975 15 15 0
1976 17 17 0
1977 8 8 0
1978 16 16 0
1979 14 14 0
1980 22 22 0
1981 24 24 0
1982 17 17 0
1983 23 23 0
1984 20 20 0
1985 32 32 0
1986 29 29 0
1987 25 25 0
1988 38 38 0
1989 38 38 0
1990 36 36 0
1991 57 57 0
1992 48 48 0
1993 58 58 0
1994 51 51 0
1995 43 43 0
1996 43 43 0
1997 33 33 0
1998 42 42 0
1999 38 38 0
2000 38 38 0
2001 50 50 0
2002 50 50 0
2003 34 34 0
2004 37 37 0
2005 39 39 0
2006 22 22 0
2007 30 30 0
2008 26 26 0
2009 24 24 0
2010 25 25 0
2011 16 16 0
2012 28 28 0
2013 21 21 0
2014 19 19 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Katharina? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,902 babies born with the name Katharina in the United States. That's more than enough Katharinas to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1881 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Katharina" was in 1993 with a total of 58 babies.

According to the 1997 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Katharina" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1997. Across the entire United States a total of only 33 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Answer a few simple questions to help us improve the information we display about names on the site.

Where is the name Katharina popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Katharina in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south west? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Katharina" mean? The list below shows the origins of Katharina as well as things modernly associated with the name Katharina such as celebrities named Katharina.

German

Origin and Meaning of Katharina

The name "Katharina" is of German origin, and it means "German form of Katherine". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

K is for kindness, you always show.

A is for activities, for you have many.

T is for time, you give to friends.

H is for heavenly, your spirit is strong.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

Your name in reverse order is "Anirahtak". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Traihaakn". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Katharina born Nov 18, 1928

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Mongolia approximately on 950. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, and temple-dancer.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition - is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.

Name poster for Katharina

Name poster for Katharina(click to save the high quality version)

Here's something for you to ponder on...

Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.

Names Searched Right Now

< 1k Cessia
< 1k Xam
< 1k Towner
1k My
< 1k Dibiasio
< 1k Weronika
238k Jasmine
103k Peyton
< 1k Heid
< 1k Givano
< 1k Risan
< 1k Sannihitha
< 1k Daliela
< 1k Tumi
< 1k Aumie
< 1k Ashok
< 1k Cherian
< 1k Shajuanda
77k Ashton
< 1k Aliyay