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Gender: F Origin of Cathleen: Spelling variation of Kathleen

Way more unusual, and distinctive, than the now-cliched K version.

Famous People Named Cathleen

Cathleen Sabine Mann, Marchioness of Queensberry, British portrait painter and costume designer
Cathleen Falsani, American journalist
Cathleen Rund, German Olympic swimmer
Cathleen Schine, American novelist
Cathleen Cordell, American actress
Kathleen Mary "Cathleen" Nesbitt, British actress
Mary Cathleen Collins, birth name of Bo Derek, American actress
Cathleen Synge Morawetz, Irish-Canadian mathematician
Cathleen Hudson, daughter of John Granville Cornwallis Eliot, 6th Earl of St Germans
Cathleen Davitt Bell, American novelist
Margo Cathleen Harshman, American actress

Pop Culture References for the name Cathleen

"Cathleen ni Houlihan" (1902), W.B. Yeats's play in which Kathleen ni Houlihan (a personification of Ireland as a woman, as Britannia is of Great Britain) appears as a mysterious wandering old woman who inspired the uprising of the United Irishmen in 1798.
Cathleen Calvert, character in "Gone With the Wind"