Katherine as a girls' name is pronounced KATH-rin, KATH-er-rin. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Katherine is "pure". From the word katharos. The name may also have come from Hecate, the name of the Greek goddess of magic. Yet another possible source is Greek aikia, "torture".
May 29, 2020 · From the Greek name Αἰκατερίνη (Aikaterine). The etymology is debated: it could derive from an earlier Greek name Ἑκατερινη (Hekaterine), itself from ἑκάτερος (hekateros) meaning "each of the two"; it could derive from the name of the goddess Hecate; it could be related to Greek αἰκία (aikia) meaning "torture"; or it could be from a Coptic name meaning "my consecration of your name".
Jan 5, 2023 · Katherine Mansfield, pseudonym of Kathleen Mansfield Beauchamp, married name Kathleen Mansfield Murry, (born October 14, 1888, Wellington, New Zealand—died January 9, 1923, Gurdjieff Institute, near Fontainebleau, France), New Zealand-born English master of the short story, who evolved a distinctive prose style with many overtones of poetry.
Oct 5, 1975 · Katherine: Directed by Jeremy Kagan. With Art Carney, Sissy Spacek, Henry Winkler, Julie Kavner. A harrowing look at the 1960s and early 1970s through the eyes of Katherine Alman, a wealthy debutante who slowly, but inexorably spirals down into a fight for the causes that shook a nation, leading a path to the underground life.
In 1993, Katherine appeared in Steven Soderbergh's critically-acclaimed Depression-era drama, King of the Hill (1993), before landing her first leading role as a rebellious teenager, alongside Gérard Depardieu, in My Father the Hero (1994). During this time, Katherine continued to attend New Canaan High School, balancing her academic studies with work on films and modeling, which she undertook during holidays, vacations and weekends.
2 days ago · Katherine Ryan has been unmasked as Pigeon on The Masked Singer, and said she was "flattered" to be mistaken for Gemma Collins and Stacey Solomon. The comedian had kept the panel fooled by using a convincing Essex accent when she performed as Pigeon, a grandmother who liked to rap. Read more: The Masked Singer 2023: All the best guesses so far.
Jan 30, 2023 · Katherine Ryan has revealed her teenage daughter was furious to discover she was Pigeon on The Masked Singer. The comedian shared a video of daughter Violet, 13, watching the show at home with her ...