Origin and Meaning of the Name Ecaterina
Miscellaneous Info for Ecaterina
Used in:Romanian speaking countries
Additional Info:Romanian cognate of the Greek name Aikaterine whose etymology is debated.
The Romans associated it with Greek katharos "pure", "unsullied".
It could derive from the earlier Greek name Hekaterine, which came from ‘hekateros' "each of the two". It could derive from the name of the goddess Hecate.
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