Katja name meaning

Gender: Girl
Origin: Old Greek
Usage: German, Russian, Slavic, Estonian, English, Faroese, Greenlandic, Finnish, Swedish, Danish and Norwegian
Pronunciation: k(a)-tja
Meaning: The Pure
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What does Katja mean?

Katja means The Pure used for baby girls used in Danish, Russian, Slavic, Finnish, Swedish, Norwegian, English, Faroese, German, Greenlandic and Estonian has its origin in Old Greek. Katja is variant form of virtuous, illustrous and timeless Katie. Katie is diminutive of Kate. Also Katie is diminutive of Carine. Katie is also abridged form of Karine. Katie means Virginal and Form of Katherine came from Old Greek. Katja is derived from Catherine. Catherine is variation of renowned Karine. Catherine is equivalent of Katharina in English language. Also Catherine is form of Katharina in French and English languages. Meaning of Catherine is Torture and The Pure has its origin in Old Greek. Katja is shortened form of Katharina. Katharina is variant of renowned Karine. Katharina is derived from Catherine. Katharina means Pure [11] and Each of the Two is rooted from Old Greek. Katja is short of Yekaterina. Yekaterina is form of illustrous Karine. Illustrous Yekaterina is used principally in Russian and English, Yekaterina means "The Pure" has its origin in Old Greek. Also Katja is Nordic and Russian cognate of Jekaterina. The name is celebrated on 25th of November or the 29th of April.

How do I pronounce Katja?

You can pronounce the two syllabled name Katja as k(a)-tja. The other ways to say the name is kat-ja.

Variants of Katja

Aikaterine, Cateline, Katharina, Cathja, Katie, Cait, Caitie, Kaitlin, Katielee, Katia, Jekaterina, Katialine, Karine, Ekatarina, Ekaterina

Names that rhyme with Katja

How popular is the name Katja?

In Denmark, Katja was once a common name since emerging in 1993 it has been given to over 145 babies. At its zenith in 1993,. After 1 years of usage, the name has fallen out of the charts. Moreover, the given name has been to the top 50 baby names 1 times Also, Katja used to be a common name in Finland, first appeared in 1971 and over 891 babies have been given the name in 39 years. When at the peak of its usage in 1973,. After 39 years of usage, the name has fallen out of the charts. In addition to that, the name has been in the top 5 baby names 2 times

Katja is a familiar baby name in Switzerland, it has been in use since 1998 and was able to reach the top 200 names. In 1998, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 120 on girl names chart when 61 babies were given the name Katja. Over 479 people have been named Katja in Switzerland. Katja is a unique baby name in United States, it has been in use since 1963 and was able to reach the top 3000 names. In 1998, it ranked 2756th when 48 girls were named Katja. There are over 877 babies that have been given the name Katja in United States.

Katja is an uncommon baby name in England and Wales where it has been in use since 1996 and peaked in 1997 when it ranked 1666th. Over 112 people have been named Katja in England and Wales. Also, in France, it has been in use since 1967 and achieved its top most rank of 1386 in 1970. It had a short run of 5 years on Belgium girl names chart. Katja is a rare baby name in Denmark and may not be used now. There are over 145 babies that have been given the name Katja in Denmark. However things change on global perspective, Katja is extremely popular in Germany where every 1 in 700 have the name. Also the baby name is popular in Slovenia. At least, 210000 people globally have carried Katja as their given name according to our research.

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Katja in Nordic countries

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Numerological aspects of Katja

You don't like to be told what to do, nor boss around. You believe that nothing is impossible until your heart beats. You try to teach others to follow your example and work hard on their dreams but they ignore you, thinking you are losing time. What concerns you is your soul and how to keep yourself happy and aware. Having letter A as your capstone in your name represents the independent and carefree life you are living.

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  •  Carolos - Unexpected Carolos is used dominantly in Greek is rooted from Germanic given to boys, Carolos means "Man ". Carolos is derivative of Carl.
  •  Jorrick - Jorricks origin is Greek, meaning of Jorrick is "Worker of the Earth"
  •  Délio means Born on the Island of Delos is a baby boy name notably used in Portuguese came from Old Greek
  •  Sandye means Protector and Good Lamp used for girls is originated from Old Greek. Sandye is resultant of Sandy.
  •  Tifany - Tifany's meaning is Gods Incarnate or God or Luminous used for baby girls which is used in English is of Greek and Old Greek origin
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Famous people named Katja

  • Katja Lange-Müller, German writer living in Berlin
  • Katja Flint, German actress
  • Katja Tukiainen, Finnish visual artist and painter
  • Katja Keller, German heptathlete
  • Katja Koren, former Slovenian alpine skier
  • Katja Tengel, German sprinter who specializes in the 100 metres
  • Katja Seizinger, former alpine ski racer
  • Katja Kipping, German politician
  • stage name of a German pornographic actress
  • Katja Riemann, German actress
  • Katja von Garnier, German film director
  • Katja Thater, German professional poker player and horse breeder
  • Katja Schuurman, Dutch actress, singer and television personality
  • Katja Ebstein, German singer
  • Katja Woywood, German actress and former child star

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