[ syll. kat-hree(n), ka-thre-en ] The baby girl name Kathreen is pronounced as KAE-THerIY-N †. Kathreen is an English name of Old Greek origin. Kathreen is a variant spelling of the English name Katherine.
Kathreen is rarely used as a baby name for girls. It is not ranked within the top 1000 names. Out of the group of girl names directly linked to Kathreen, Katherine was the most regularly used in 2018.
Baby names that sound like Kathreen include Kathrene (English), Katarin (English), Katarine (English), Katerina (Czech, English, German, Greek, Russian, and Slavic), Kateryna, Katherin (English), Katheryn (English), Katheryne (English), Kathrein (English), Katreen, Katriane, Katrien (Dutch and English), Katrina (English, Finnish, and German), Kotryna (Lithuanian), Caitrin (English and Irish), Caterin, Catheryn (English), Catreena, Catrina (English), and Catríona (English and Gaelic).
† approx pronunciation for Kathreen: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; TH as in "theme (TH.IY.M)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"