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Girl Name: Kathileen

Name: Kathileen
Pronunciation: \k(a)-thi-leen\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: pure
Origin: Greek
Sounds Like: Kathyleen, Kathleen, Kathaleen
Similar Names: Katleen, Kathleyn, Kataleen, Cathyleen, Cathleen, Cathaleen, Kathleena, Kaileen


Kathileen \k(a)-thi-leen\ as a girl's name is a variant of Catherine (Greek) and Katherine (Greek), and the meaning of Kathileen is "pure".

The baby name Kathileen sounds like Kathyleen, Kathleen and Kathaleen. Other similar baby names are Katleen, Kathleyn, Kataleen, Cathyleen, Cathleen, Cathaleen, Kathleena and Kaileen.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Kathileen.


Kathileen is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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