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Gender: Female Origin of Katerina: Macedonia, Russian, Bulgarian, and Greek form of Katherine

The name Katerina is a girl's name of Greek, Slavic, Russian origin. Katerina and is often added to lists like International Variations of Catherine and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

From the experts:

Katerina and its near-identical twin Katarina have a pleasingly lilting European sound, though for some Americans they may be uncomfortably close to Katrina, which will be linked for a long time to the hurricane that devastated New Orleans.

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Famous People Named Katerina

Katerina Alexandre Hartford "Kat" Graham, Swedish-American actress and singer
Katerina Vladimirovna Tikhonova, daughter of Russian President Vladimir Putin
Katerina Plotnikova, Russian photographer
Katerina Maleeva, Bulgarian tennis player
Katerina Athanasopoulou, Greek filmmaker and animator
Katerina Moutsatsou, Greek-American actress

Pop Culture References for the name Katerina

Katerina Petrova aka Katherine Pierce, character in "The Vampire Diaries" series
Katerina Bollenbecker, character in film "The Accidental Husband"
Katerina Kittycat, character on animated series "Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood"