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Name Origins: CATHERINE

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Julie Helen Otto

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CATHERINE/CATHARINE/
KATHERINE/KATHARINE (f): from Greek katharos, meaning pure. Often nicknamed KITTY or KATE.

Posted by Ryan Woods at 04/25/2011 08:49:21 AM | 


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I once saw a "Ripley's Believe It or Not" with 50 variations of the name. This site lists 192!
http://www.thinkbabynames.com/meaning/0/Katherine
Posted by: Kathryn Doyle ( Email | Visit ) at 4/25/2011 5:09 PM


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