Name: Kathleen

Origin and Meaning of the Name Kathleen

  • Meaning:
    Pure
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (kath LEEN)
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Miscellaneous Info for Kathleen

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  • Used in:
    English and Gaelic speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    In the USA, there are currently two state governors named Kathleen: Kathleen Blanco of Louisiana and Kathleen Sebelius of Kansas.

    Kathleen Turner is an American actress.

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Popularity Rank of Kathleen (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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