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Popularity Over Time: How Many Boys Have Been Named Catherine
This chart illustrates how many Boys were named Catherine in the U.S. since 1880.
A few facts about the boy's name Catherine:
Records indicate that 43 boys in the United States have been named Catherine since 1880.
The greatest number of people were given this name in 1908, when 10 people in the U.S. were given the name Catherine. Those people are now 112 years old.
So ... how do we know this stuff? Baby Names Hub identifies trends by analyzing vast amounts of data made available by the U.S. government and other public sources. This data, including social security statistics, provides detailed information on baby name popularity and trends in the United States.
Comments about the name Catherine
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1 Positive Comment
"Wow, am I the first to rate this?? :D I think it is a pretty good name, kinda delicate. There are a few nicknames ('abbreviations', if you will) but not many. I think it is waaaayyyyy to femimine for a boy, and from the search results, most people thought that too :) The only downside is that I always think of Katherine from Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew :)" Dec. 5, 2017:
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