Popularity:1154
Origin:Greek
Meaning:pure
Kathryn is a girl's name of Greek origin. It is derived from the Greek word "katharos," meaning "pure." Kathryn has several spelling variations, including Katherine, Catherine, and Cathryn. Throughout history, Kathryn has been a popular choice for saints and royal family members. It also offers plenty of inspiration for cute nicknames, including Kate, Katie, and Kathy. If you're looking for a timeless classic to celebrate the arrival of your little angel, Kathryn is a choice worth considering.

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  • Kathryn Bigelow
    Director
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