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Katrina

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Meaning and origin
Katrina is a English girl name. The meaning of the name is `Blessed, Pure, Holy`.


Where is it used?
The name Katrina is mainly used in English.

How do they say it elsewhere?
Catriona (In Irish and in Scottish)
Katherine (In English)


See also
In Irish and in Scottish: Catrina
In Irish: Ríona
In English: Katriona


Extra information:
From Old English.

What Katrina`s say about their name
  1. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    It's a very unique name and I really like it
    The worst thing about the name:
    I'm often called Katerina. And people who are called Katrin, without the 'A' makes me feel like I have to finish their name for them.
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    Louise
    Extra information:
    Friends always call me Kat, Katrina or Trina. Family call me Kates or Tree. Many different nicknames that vary between 'groups' your in
  2. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    My name spelling is also Katrena. It is unique and sounds pretty.
    The worst thing about the name:
    Absolutely nothing.
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:

    Extra information:
  3. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    it sounds cool and pretty unique in my place..
    The worst thing about the name:
    my friends once called me by the name Katrina Halili and my classmates call me cat or neko(japanese for cat)
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    it would have been Karen!! :P satisfied w/ Katrina
    Extra information:
    Nicknames: Kat, Katrin, Trina, Kitty(hate it), Kitty Kat(worse), Kit Kat often called Kat.. :3
  4. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    It is awesome and unique!
    The worst thing about the name:
    People call me kitty
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    It would be sophia
    Extra information:
    My brother calls me KK
  5. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    It is awesome and unique!
    The worst thing about the name:
    People call me kitty
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    It would be sophia
    Extra information:
    My brother calls me KK
  6. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    It's an awesome name! There is many nicknames that can come from my name!
    The worst thing about the name:
    People remember my name by Hurricane Katrina, and people call me Ka-frht-train at school and Katrana, and I hate it!
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    Idk I should ask my mom about that, but if I had to choose I wouldn't I love my name!
    Extra information:
    My friends call me Kat, kk, kit-Kat, and kimtrina(inside joke)!!!!
  7. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    When I was born in 1962 it was very unique. I love my name!I wouldnt cange it for anything~!!
    The worst thing about the name:
    In school ugly boys would call me Latrine....which is a toilet! And after Hurrican Katrina it was cursed forever!!Also spell check always changes it to quatrain
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    well....who cares!! It IS Katrina!!
    Extra information:
    My nick names are Kat and Trina..and Trina Kaye
  8. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    I LOVE my name! Always have!
    The worst thing about the name:

    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    If I were a boy my name would have been Rodney. So glad I was a girl!!
    Extra information:
    My nickname is Tina. I only allow family to call me that.
  9. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    People no howto pronounce it... well most of the time, somethime the call me katarina
    The worst thing about the name:
    People call me hurricane katrina. NOT FUNNY.
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:

    Extra information:
  10. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    The nicknames! haha
    The worst thing about the name:
    The nicknames
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    it would be Vitoria
    Extra information:
    yeah its fun to be me~!
  11. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    People hardly ever forget my name. German and Old English.
    The worst thing about the name:
    When it happened people continuously annoyed me about it.
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    If I was a boy it would have been Brian. If a girl, maybe Madison.
    Extra information:
    I hate how people constantly ask me how to spell it. It's not that hard if you can pronounce it.
  12. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    You know those products that have names of people A-Z? well most of them doesn't have the name Katrina.So Katrina is a unique name! XD
    The worst thing about the name:
    People Call Me Katrina Halili.
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    My name could've been Princess Zara but my name is Katrina Faith WHICH IM PROUD OF.
    Extra information:
    Wow...The meaning of Katrin a means Blessed,Pure and Holy right? LOL My middle name is Faith. Katrina Faith.IM THIS AWESOME! XD
  13. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    I was the only Katrina in the uk with my surname.... Until I got married
    The worst thing about the name:
    Katrina and the waves!
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    It would be Simon Christpher... My mum could only think of buys names.... My dad later mentioned that they were going to change it to Simone Christine... I'm so glad they didn't!
    Extra information:
  14. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    I have a famous name and everyone remembers my name
    The worst thing about the name:
    Nothing at all
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    I would have been called Elicia which is my middle name
    Extra information:
    I was named Katrina just a few months before the hurricane came. My family calls me Cheena.
  15. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    Crosses all cultures
    The worst thing about the name:
    The name is a little boring
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    I'll be called Gweneth, yuk!
    Extra information:
    Nope
  16. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    It's the best name ever! I can be called with different names like Kat, Kitty Kat, Katkat, Kitkath, Trina, Kathee, etc.. so what else can you ask for? lol
    The worst thing about the name:
    My name is always being associated with Hurricane Katrina that destroyed a lot of properties and killed thousands of people.. on the other hand, nobody forgets my name (once i met them) because it's a famous one.. lol
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    It would be Kyatoriina (Japanese name of Katrina) hahaha.. I don't want any other name..
    Extra information:
    my name Katrina suits my personality (a strong one)...
  17. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    the meaning of the name is awesome and it has a lot of different nicknames
    The worst thing about the name:
    its to similar to the spanish-mexicain name Karina 2 many of them where i live and its the name of a hurricane
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    I dont know yet but im gunna change my name anyway
    Extra information:
  18. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    It's very unique and all me!
    The worst thing about the name:
    It was a lot of sylabols to spit out as a child in class.
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    Luv...My dad was a hippie.
    Extra information:
    My parents would call me Princess Tia when I was young.
  19. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    It's different from everyone else's and everyone remembers my name because it's different!
    The worst thing about the name:
    Nothing , don't mind the nicknames that come with it ,KAT, TRINA, TREEN , KITTY KAT and the refs to the hurricane are funny people think my temper must be the same lol
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    It would have been KITTY
    Extra information:
    Love it my sisters have all boring names. My name suits me I love it x
  20. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    It is the german form of my mother's name. Aside, there are lots of nicknames and it is uncommon without being an odd name
    The worst thing about the name:
    Just comparisons to the Hurricane, but because I live in Canada that is not so common. There is the odd issue with pronounciation
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    I would have been named Rory or Charmaine (both relatives' names)
    Extra information:
    There are many many nicknames: I am called Kat, KT, Kit, Kitty, Kate, Katie, Trin, Trina, Treen, Treenie.. just about anything that relates to a syllable :)
  21. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    Having each letter in my name representing my grandparents, brothers and sisters
    The worst thing about the name:
    Nothing..,, I love my name!!
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    It would've been Beauty
    Extra information:
    My mum calls me Treen for short.. I haven't heard anyone else with the name Katrina being nicknamed Treen and I love it!!! I get nicknamed Kat, Inatray, Trina, Kitty Kat, Kate, Kathy, Kathrine - you name it I get all them names but TREEN is the one puts the cherry on top for me :)
  22. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    its so special probably no one else in the whole school has the name
    The worst thing about the name:
    some people make fun of it
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    id feel dumb
    Extra information:
    nope
  23. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    It is a name across all ethinic boundaries!
    The worst thing about the name:
    I LOVE MY NAME! I hate when people shorten it.
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    Nothing else fits me.
    Extra information:
    My name is spelled Katrina!
  24. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    It's unique. Mine is spelled Cahtrina. So I don't have the nickname Cat.
    The worst thing about the name:
    nothing.
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    It would have been Arianna.
    Extra information:
    Love my nickname 'Trina!
  25. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    Its a fun name, its cute !! girly !!
    The worst thing about the name:
    hurricane katrina jokes...
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    katrina is the only name that fits me !!
    Extra information:
    its an amazing name to grow up with, its spunky and ive never regreted my parents naming me it, like some kids regret their names !!
  26. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    It's catchy and alot of people i know call me cat as a nickname!!! I love it!
    The worst thing about the name:
    well in my school people called me peetina and i was bullied alot but you only get called when you piss your pants at lunch!!
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    i would call it angel one of my best freinds were called that and it's also a very calm and down to earth name
    Extra information:
  27. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    It's catchy and alot of people i know call me cat as a nickname!!! I love it!
    The worst thing about the name:
    well in my school people called me peetina and i was bullied alot but you only get called when you piss your pants at lunch!!
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    i would call it angel one of my best freinds were called that and it's also a very calm and down to earth name
    Extra information:
  28. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    I love my name! Its original and it has coo, nicknames like kat, kitty and kit kat lol
    The worst thing about the name:
    I guess a hurricane is named after it...
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    Livia (Olivia)
    Extra information:
    naww...
  29. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    it's sexy
    The worst thing about the name:
    a hurricane
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    katrina kei
    Extra information:
  30. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    off we go
    The worst thing about the name:
    smelly
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    hi
    Extra information:
    little lady
  31. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    Its uncommon, pretty, means pure which makes me feel special. personally i love my name.
    The worst thing about the name:
    nothing really. the Hurrican personally seem to have made my name stronger in a sense. but i suppose the fact that some people tend to call me Kathryne or something is annoying.
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    Still be Katrina.
    Extra information:
    Love all the millions of nickname i get, love the fact its uncommon, and i have not yet meet one person with my name.
  32. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    I am the only one around my little town with the name.
    The worst thing about the name:
    I get called Hurricane Katrina
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    I would be Kalleigh
    Extra information:
    Everyone calls me Trina
  33. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    My named is spelled Catrina...I don't see it spelled w/ a C too often.
    The worst thing about the name:

    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:

    Extra information:
  34. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    Not many have this name; nick name can be Kat for work, Eenah for close friends; Trina for relatives; Kay, Kate Katy for acquiantances
    The worst thing about the name:
    Not the hurricane... Actually it made me tougher... So far I can't think of any thing bad about the name
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    Still katrina
    Extra information:
    Just enjoying the name given to me by my parents..........
  35. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    Its a nice name and doesn't sound common
    The worst thing about the name:
    People know me as Kat and they automatically think Katherine grrr
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    it would of been Katherine so glad its not
    Extra information:
    People used to call me Tree liked that and my family call me Katy which I don't mind
  36. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    it has a Kat in it. i like the nickname kat.
    The worst thing about the name:
    it's very common! i have to use other nicknames like trina, kate or kaye to be distinguished from other Katrinas! urgh!
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    mariel or angela
    Extra information:
  37. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    Having the meaning pure or TRINA :) I think it is sooo cute.
    The worst thing about the name:
    When people hate on my name people of the hurricane. It wasn't my fault. I was born BEFORE it hit.
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    I have to be Katrina!
    Extra information:
    I went to a camp this summer which was mostly boys and they all liked my name :) guys are supposed to like to say names that end in a. Plus they all wanted to call me hurricane :) I felt tough :)
  38. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    Nothing!
    The worst thing about the name:
    Fuck's Name!
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    I will Be Isabel!
    Extra information:
    Nope.
  39. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    it sounds pretty, it's unique
    The worst thing about the name:
    The hurricane, which is no longer referred to as hurricane Katrina but just plain Katrina
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    It would have been Robert.
    Extra information:
    My mom never let anyone shorten name, so I've always been Katrina. I kinda like it that way.
  40. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    everything
    The worst thing about the name:
    hurricane
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    not going to happen
    Extra information:
  41. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    its unique and not many people in my school have that name which is good so people know who i am.
    The worst thing about the name:
    hurricane katrina...
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    it would be katerina
    Extra information:
    you get AlOT of nick names like kat kitkat hurricane or katty but my favorite is KAT
  42. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    mhmm
    The worst thing about the name:
    mmmmm
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    mmmmm
    Extra information:
    mhmmm hahah
  43. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    not a lot of people have this name! and i love how people call me Kat.. i think it sounds cute. plus a kot of successful people in our country are named katrina
    The worst thing about the name:
    it gets mispronounced a lot..plus my name gets mispelled with an H..hate that!
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    it would be alexa. or cornelia. or brooke.
    Extra information:
    al katirna's are hotties in my school! including me of course! hehe
  44. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    unique, pretty, good nicknames
    The worst thing about the name:
    its kinda hard for me to pronounce clearly
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    I would have been named savannah or ryan if i was a boy
    Extra information:
    i have only met 2 other katrina's and 1 trina and i have always been the only one in my class at school
  45. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    Not many people have that name, plus it is a pretty name.
    The worst thing about the name:
    Hurricane Katrina...need I say more?
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    I don't know
    Extra information:
  46. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    i like my name alot ! there still isnt to meny around here n e way
    The worst thing about the name:
    the storm being named katrina for sure has to be the worst
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    well all my family calls me trina and they made up a song with the name! :0)
    Extra information:
    i love my name!! :0)
  47. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    I think it's a pretty name
    The worst thing about the name:
    a little storm that killed a bunch of people
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:

    Extra information:
    I really hope the name doesn't disappear.
  48. The best thing about the name Katrina:
    It is still a rare name where i am at
    The worst thing about the name:
    This storm has caused the disaster area people to be a little mean towards people with my name. One lady told me I made her lose everything she had.
    If my name wasn`t Katrina....:
    no.
    Extra information:


More `Katrina` links
Katrina as abbreviation
Actors named Katrina
Katrina in the encyclopedia





Statistics for Katrina

Katrina appears in 2007`s top-1000 name list at rank 598.. 1980 was a `top year` for the name Katrina. (Based on 128 years of name history) In that year it ranked #90. The last time Katrina appeared among the most common names was in 1950. Our records go back to 1880

YearRankRank
2007598
2006381
2005246
2004281
2003274
2002280
2001251
2000237
1999245
1998235
1997208
1996191
1995182
1994163
1993154
1992132
1991140
1990127
198090
1970151
1960343
1950602
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See also the US top 1000 names 2007

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katrena
My name is always spelled with an I. I've never met anyone with the name katrina let alone anyone who spells it the same way as I do. So I think I'm pretty unique.

well my name is spelled katryna
Katrina
My mother named me after the German figure skater and olympic gold medalist; Katarina Witt.
kateryna
i ofen get called katrina and it realy anoys me my name is KAT-ER-RY-NA not katrina!!!
Katrina
My mom never let anyone shorten my name. I love it. I think it is unique to be associated with a powerful hurricane and to mean pure. I love when people call me trina (when my mom isn't around). Katrina is a beautiful name. I always love names with i's and a's
angel
i think that is a young name and i had freind called katrina and she was smart,funny,exited and thoughtfull :)
katrina marie
I was named after my sisters middle names, destiny karena and melissa marie... however my moms best friend was katie, so i became katrina...instead of karena. I love my name, i wouldnt change it, however PEOPLE THE HURRICANE JOKES ARE OLD... ive always went by trina !! and lately kat.
Katrina Sturgis
i like what my name means but i hate the name katrina why sis they have to name a five star storm pure blessed and holy i was tormented with the name hurricane all through 5th grade and middle school I hated it i still hate it
Katrina Sturgis
ok i typed 2 fast the word sis is supposed to be did
Catrina
well, i kinda like my name..it's a 50/50. because i have a C! But i get it because my sibblings names are Catelyn and Cory..all C's! Were a C family?
katrina
i lvove my name so much i was named after my aunt katherine
Katrina Faith
I am Nicknamed Trina and Kat.I hate how people call me Katrina Halili (google her) Though Yeah I was born before the Hurricane Katrina came I'm actually quite proud of my name (even if people tease me)
katrina rigor
my name is so adorable and i love it
katrina rigor
my name is so adorable and i love it
Katrina
Growing up all i ever got called was Trini, now that im older its Katt...for some reason i dislike this as my name but only because its more unique than most names

people call me hurricane katrina. by the way....NOT FUNNY
katrina
my name is katrina too, some people call me kat or trina. i think my name tells who i am!
Katrina
I love my name!!!! When I was born I was supposed to be a boy, my mom was sure of it she didn't need the doctors to tell her the sex of me, but when I came out I was a girl so my dad named me after one of his favorite bands 'Katrina and the Waves'!!!!!
katrina Plaza
I like my name because it's the only thing I remember.


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