Katrina

Pronunciation: ka-htre-e-na-h
Origin: Greece
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: Southern Europe

Katrina is a feminine given name with its origins in Greek and Latin. It is derived from the Greek name Aikaterina and the Latin name Katherine, both of which mean "pure". Katrina is also considered the Scandinavian and German form of the name Katherine. The name has a lovely meaning, implying a gentle yet assertive demeanor that cannot be intimidated. The name Katrina has been used in various forms across different cultures and languages. Some common variants include Catriona, Cathrine, Catrine, Katarina, Kathrine, and Katrine. In fiction, Katrina has been used for notable characters in novels such as Lois Lowry's "Gathering Blue" and Christopher Paolini's "Inheritance Cycle". The name gained more attention in the US in 2005 due to the renowned Hurricane Katrina, which can be seen as a powerful and unstoppable force of nature.

Katrina Name Popularity Data

chat-overall Overall: Katrina is currently #460 on Kiindred
gender-female Girl: Katrina is currently #256 on Kiindred Girl Names
gender-male Overall Unique: Katrina is currently #454 on Kiindred Unique Names
gender-female Girl Unique: Katrina is currently #256 on Kiindred Girl Unique Names

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Famous People Named Katrina

  • Katrina Adams: Katrina Adams is a former American professional tennis player and tennis executive who served as the President and CEO of the United States Tennis Association.
  • Katrina Leskanich: An American musician and former lead singer of the pop rock band Katrina and the Waves. She is known for her hit song "Walking on Sunshine" and winning the Eurovision Song Contest for the United Kingdom in 1997 with the song "Love Shine a Light".
  • Katrina Law: An American actress known for her roles in TV series like "Spartacus