US Popularity:7386
Katharine is a girl's name of Greek origin. It is derived from the Greek word katharos which means "pure." Katharine offers plenty of variety when it comes to spelling, with popular variations including Katherine, Kathryn, and Catherine. If you're looking for a classic name to celebrate baby's angelic presence, Katherine is a worthy contender. You can also shorten it with a sweet nickname like Kate, Kitty, or Cathy.

Famous People Named Katharine

Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
  • Katharine Hepburn

Katharine Name Popularity Data

U.S. Births

Overall:Katharine is currently #7386 in U.S. births
Girl:Katharine is currently #3150 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 904
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data

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