Karina

Pronunciation: ka-hre-e-na-h
Origin: Denmark
gender-female
Author

Emmy Samtani

Emmy Samtani

Emmy is the founder of Kiindred and mother to 3 little ones. Over the last 4 years, she has worked with some of the most credible experts in the parenting space and is a keen contributor on all things parenthood.
Region Origin: Northern Europe

Karina is a girl's given name with origins in Scandinavian, Latin, and Greek languages. The name has multiple meanings, including "pure" or "chaste" in Scandinavian languages, "beloved" in Latin, and "pure" in Greek. It is a short form of Katarina, which shares the same origin as its English form, Katherine. Karina is popular among people of the Christian faith and is considered a novel alternative to the more prevalent Greek girl's name, Katherine. The name is used in several countries worldwide but is more commonly found in Denmark, Sweden, and Norway, where it has enjoyed increasing popularity.

Karina Name Popularity Data

chat-overall Overall: Karina is currently #396 on Kiindred
gender-female Girl: Karina is currently #213 on Kiindred Girl Names
gender-male Overall Unique: Karina is currently #393 on Kiindred Unique Names
gender-female Girl Unique: Karina is currently #213 on Kiindred Girl Unique Names

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