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catherynne
Posted on Friday, April 21, 2006 - 01:03 pm:   

Hello Catherynne,
Do you know they etymology of your first name? as I have the same one =)
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catherynnev
Posted on Tuesday, April 25, 2006 - 10:58 am:   

Catherine is a derivative of Hekate, the greek goddess of witchcraft and crossroads. Your average baby book will tell you it comes from katharos, which means pure, but for many and varied reasons, that's a false cognate.

Catherynne is a French variant spelling.

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