[ 2 syll. cat-ha-ri-ne, ca-thar-ine ] The baby girl name Catharine is pronounced as KEY-THRihN or KEY-TH-aa-RihN †. Catharine's language of origin is Old Greek and it is predominantly used in English. Catharine is a spelling variant of the English and French Catherine in the English language and a variant form of the English Katherine.
Catharine is an unusual baby girl name. Its usage peaked in 1905 with 0.044% of baby girls being named Catharine. It was #285 in rank then. The baby name has fallen from favor since then, and is used only on a very modest scale today. In 2018, among the family of girl names directly related to Catharine, Katherine was the most commonly used.
Baby names that sound like Catharine include Catherin, Cathrin, Cathrine, Cathryn, Katherine, Kathrine, Kathryn, Kathryne, Kaythrynn, Caitrín, Catharyn, Catharyne, Catheirn, Catherine, Cathern, Cathérine, Cathryne, Catrin, Catrine, and Katerine.
† Pronunciation for Catharine: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; TH as in "theme (TH.IY.M)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"