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since 1880
Last Name
393
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Caterina

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  • According to a user from California, United States, the name Caterina is of Italian origin and means ""pure"".
  • A user from New York, United States says the name Caterina is of Italian origin and means "Pure".
  • A user from Pennsylvania, United States says the name Caterina is of Unknown origin and means "Pretty".
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Alt. Meaning

C is for cuddle, those intimate moments you cherish.

A is for accountable, someone to be counted on

T is for time, you give to friends.

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

I is for inventor, how many things will you create?

N is for nurturing, to all that need help

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

Notable Persons Named Caterina

Caterina Murino is an actress. She has had major accomplishments since 2001. Caterina was born on September 15th, 1977 in Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy.

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Caterina Scorsone is an actor and actress. She was most prominent from 1991 to 1991. Caterina was given the name Caterina Reminy Scorsone on October 16th, 1981 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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Caterina Sforza was a noble. She holds the title Lady of Imola and Countess of Forlì. Caterina was born as the child of Galeazzo Maria Sforza, List of rulers of Milan, and Lucrezia Landriani in Milan, Italy. She breathed her last breath on May 28th, 1509.

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Caterina Valente is a musician. Caterina was born on January 14th, 1931 in Paris, France.

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Caterina Fake is an entrepreneurship, businessperson, entrepreneur, and businesswoman. Caterina was born on June 13th, 1969 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.

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Katie Boyle is an actress, presenter, writer, and actor. Katie was given the name Caterina Irene Elena Maria Imperiali di Francavilla on May 29th, 1926 in Florence.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Caterina

Tony Caterina is an Edmonton City Council. Tony was born on March 28th, 1956 in Montagano.

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How popular is the baby name Caterina in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1904 5 5 0
1909 6 6 0
1910 8 8 0
1911 6 6 0
1912 6 6 0
1913 7 7 0
1914 13 13 0
1915 7 7 0
1916 10 10 0
1917 11 11 0
1918 10 10 0
1919 5 5 0
1920 5 5 0
1921 7 7 0
1922 8 8 0
1923 6 6 0
1925 8 8 0
1927 7 7 0
1932 7 7 0
1948 5 5 0
1951 5 5 0
1955 9 9 0
1956 11 11 0
1957 10 10 0
1958 7 7 0
1959 18 18 0
1960 13 13 0
1961 19 19 0
1962 26 26 0
1963 20 20 0
1964 43 43 0
1965 42 42 0
1966 37 37 0
1967 36 36 0
1968 47 47 0
1969 35 35 0
1970 41 41 0
1971 50 50 0
1972 38 38 0
1973 38 38 0
1974 42 42 0
1975 43 43 0
1976 48 48 0
1977 43 43 0
1978 36 36 0
1979 31 31 0
1980 34 34 0
1981 30 30 0
1982 44 44 0
1983 27 27 0
1984 27 27 0
1985 21 21 0
1986 21 21 0
1987 25 25 0
1988 28 28 0
1989 24 24 0
1990 29 29 0
1991 33 33 0
1992 56 56 0
1993 49 49 0
1994 60 60 0
1995 52 52 0
1996 54 54 0
1997 49 49 0
1998 48 48 0
1999 55 55 0
2000 59 59 0
2001 65 65 0
2002 59 59 0
2003 51 51 0
2004 59 59 0
2005 60 60 0
2006 65 65 0
2007 52 52 0
2008 53 53 0
2009 47 47 0
2010 39 39 0
2011 36 36 0
2012 43 43 0
2013 40 40 0
2014 68 68 0
2015 44 44 0
2016 43 43 0
2017 56 56 0

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Popularity of Caterina as a first name

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Popularity of Caterina as a last name

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Common last names for Caterina

  • Russo
  • Romano
  • Giordano
  • Messina
  • Marino
  • Randazzo
  • Fontana

Common first names for Caterina

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Caterina U.S.
  White 94.91% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.53% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.31% 16.26%

Of Last Name Caterina

People with the last name Caterina are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Caterina

  • How Popular is the name Caterina? Caterina is the 5,663rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Caterina was the 52,736th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Caterina have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,640 babies born with the first name Caterina in the United States. That's more than enough people named Caterina to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Caterina? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1904 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Caterina first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Caterina is Saturday, May 18th, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Caterina born? The highest recorded use of the first name Caterina was in 2014 with a total of 68 babies.
  • Random Caterina Factoid: According to the 2002 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Caterina is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 9 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2002.
  • Weird things about the name Caterina: Your name in reverse order is Aniretac. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Tarainec. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Caterina? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 393 people with the last name Caterina.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Caterina? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Caterina as their last name since less than 1 person in 769k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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