Portuguese variation of Katherine

Catarina Origin and Meaning

The name Catarina is a girl's name .

One of the most popular names of all time in Portugal and Brazil, with a romantic, lively sound. The main risk is confusion with other names that sound similar: Catalina, Katrina, and so forth. Caterina, with an "e," is more common in Italy.

Catarina Popularity

Famous People Named Catarina

  • Catarina Henriqueta de Bragancabirth name of Catherine of Braganza, Queen consort of Charles II of England, Scotland and Ireland
  • CatarinaDuchess of Braganza, Infanta of Portugal; claimant to the throne
  • CatarinaInfanta of Portugal; nun and daughter of King Edward
  • Catarina LindqvistSwedish tennis player
  • Catarina RuivoPortuguese film director
  • (Margit) Catarina LindgrenSwedish figure skater
  • Catarina FurtadoPortuguese actress and TV personality
  • Catarina Efigénia Sabino EufémiaPortuguese resistance symbol

Catarina in Pop Culture

  • Catarina Losscharacter in The Bane Chronicles by Cassandra Clare
  • "Catarina or La Fille du Bandit" ballet by Jules Perro
  • Catarina "Cat" Valentinecharacter on TV's "Victorious"