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Girl Name: Kathryn

Name: Kathryn
Pronunciation: \k(a)-thr-yn, kath-ryn\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: pure
Origin: Greek
Sounds Like: Kathryne, Kathiryn, Katheryn, Katharyn, Cathryn, Kathrynn
Similar Names: Kathlyn, Kamryn, Katryna, Kathrine, Kathleyn, Katherynn, Katherin, Katharyne, Karyn, Cathrynn, Cathryne, Cathiryn, Catheryn, Kathlin, Karryn, Kathrina, Kathrene, Kathlyne, Kathirynn, Kathirin, Katheryne, Kathlynn, Katrin
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 82

Description

Kathryn \k(a)-thr-yn, kath-ryn\ as a girl's name is a variant of Catherine (Greek) and Katherine (Greek), and the meaning of Kathryn is "pure".

The baby name Kathryn sounds like Kathryne, Kathiryn, Katheryn, Katharyn, Cathryn and Kathrynn. Other similar baby names are Kathlyn, Kamryn, Katryna, Kathrine, Kathleyn, Katherynn, Katherin, Katharyne, Karyn, Cathrynn, Cathryne, Cathiryn, Catheryn, Kathlin, Karryn, Kathrina, Kathrene, Kathlyne, Kathirynn, Kathirin, Katheryne, Kathlynn and Katrin.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Kathryn.

Popularity

Kathryn is a very popular first name for women (#82 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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