Katrina

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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Katrina

"Katrina" is a name of German origin, and it means "Pure". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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  1. A female given name. A variant of Catherine.
  2. The 11th hurricane of the 2005 season, which caused catastrophic damage to Louisiana, Mississippi and parts of Alabama.

Katrina was also found in the following language(s): Faroese, Finnish, and Swedish

Notable Persons Named Katrina

Katrina Kaif is an actress and model. She was most prominent from 2003 to present. Katrina was given the name Katrina Turquotte on July 16th, 1983 in British Hong Kong.

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Katie Price is a businesswoman, singer, television personality, novelist, glamour model, and businessperson. She was most active from 1996 to present. Katie was given the name Katrina Amy Alexandra Alexis Infield on May 22nd, 1978 in Brighton, England. Katie is also known as Jordan (pseudonym), Katie Andre (married name), Katie Reid (married name), and Katie Hayler (married name).

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Katrina Pierson is a communications consultant, activist, tea party movement, and tea party. She has been prominent since 2012. Katrina was given the name Katrina Lanette Shaddix on July 20th, 1976.

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Katrina Law is an actor and pageant contestant. She has had major accomplishments since 2000. Katrina was born in New Jersey, USA.

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Katrina Bowden is an actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2005 to present. Katrina was born on September 19th, 1988 in Wyckoff, New Jersey. Katrina is also known as Katie Bowden.

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Trina is a hip hop music rapping. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1998 to present. Trina was given the name Katrina Laverne Taylor on December 3rd, 1978. Trina is also known as Da Baddest Bitch and Slip N Slide. Miss Trina.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1895 5 5 0
1897 6 6 0
1901 7 7 0
1904 6 6 0
1905 9 9 0
1907 9 9 0
1908 5 5 0
1909 6 6 0
1910 7 7 0
1911 6 6 0
1912 13 13 0
1913 11 11 0
1914 16 16 0
1915 15 15 0
1916 17 17 0
1917 21 21 0
1918 17 17 0
1919 25 25 0
1920 16 16 0
1921 28 28 0
1922 21 21 0
1923 22 22 0
1924 14 14 0
1925 26 26 0
1926 28 28 0
1927 19 19 0
1928 21 21 0
1929 17 17 0
1930 20 20 0
1931 25 25 0
1932 29 29 0
1933 34 34 0
1934 32 32 0
1935 23 23 0
1936 23 23 0
1937 34 34 0
1938 29 29 0
1939 49 49 0
1940 35 35 0
1941 52 52 0
1942 47 47 0
1943 50 50 0
1944 54 54 0
1945 61 61 0
1946 92 92 0
1947 95 95 0
1948 111 111 0
1949 147 147 0
1950 193 193 0
1951 199 199 0
1952 255 255 0
1953 272 272 0
1954 279 279 0
1955 345 345 0
1956 434 434 0
1957 486 486 0
1958 677 677 0
1959 674 674 0
1960 770 770 0
1961 875 875 0
1962 1,097 1,092 5
1963 1,079 1,079 0
1964 1,179 1,179 0
1965 1,287 1,287 0
1966 1,314 1,309 5
1967 1,439 1,434 5
1968 1,464 1,464 0
1969 1,795 1,790 5
1970 2,216 2,216 0
1971 2,304 2,298 6
1972 2,760 2,752 8
1973 2,530 2,524 6
1974 2,277 2,277 0
1975 2,140 2,130 10
1976 2,374 2,366 8
1977 2,305 2,296 9
1978 2,455 2,441 14
1979 3,010 3,000 10 #99 girl name
1980 3,416 3,398 18 #90 girl name
1981 3,264 3,256 8 #95 girl name
1982 3,334 3,323 11 #87 girl name
1983 2,617 2,603 14
1984 2,643 2,630 13
1985 2,996 2,978 18 #93 girl name
1986 2,837 2,828 9 #99 girl name
1987 2,623 2,613 10
1988 2,583 2,577 6
1989 2,637 2,620 17
1990 2,479 2,479 0
1991 2,233 2,224 9
1992 2,530 2,524 6
1993 2,036 2,036 0
1994 1,933 1,925 8
1995 1,667 1,667 0
1996 1,542 1,542 0
1997 1,411 1,411 0
1998 1,296 1,296 0
1999 1,292 1,292 0
2000 1,355 1,355 0
2001 1,275 1,275 0
2002 1,115 1,115 0
2003 1,141 1,141 0
2004 1,171 1,171 0
2005 1,327 1,327 0
2006 853 853 0
2007 504 504 0
2008 418 418 0
2009 347 347 0
2010 311 311 0
2011 232 232 0
2012 271 271 0
2013 238 238 0
2014 232 232 0
2015 218 218 0
2016 190 190 0

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Popularity of Katrina as a first name

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Common last names for Katrina

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  • Johnson
  • Williams
  • Jones
  • Moore
  • Brown
  • Wilson
  • Brooks
  • Walker
  • Turner

Fun Facts about the name Katrina

  • How Popular is the name Katrina? Katrina is the 640th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Katrina have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 100,506 babies born with the first name Katrina in the United States. That's more than enough people named Katrina to occupy the territory of Jersey (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 97,857 (as of March 27, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Katrina? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1895 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Katrina first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Katrina is Sunday, December 15th, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Katrina born? The highest recorded use of the first name Katrina was in 1980 with a total of 3,398 babies. That's a lot of babies named Katrina!
  • Random Katrina Factoid: According to the 1972 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Katrina ranks 100th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Maine. Imagine that, 17 babies in Maine have the same name as you in 1972.
  • Weird things about the name Katrina: Your name in reverse order is Anirtak. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Tiranka. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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