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Autor:  PPAULO
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Data:  24/DEZ/2007 6:38 PM
Assunto:  Catarina
 
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  I just have seen in the Random House Dict.

 

Karen - Danish form of Katherine.

Kate - Short form for Katherine, also Katie, Katy.

Katherine - Gk? pure.  Also, Catherine, Katharine, Kathryn. 

Kathleen - Irregular form of Katherine. Also, Cathy, Cathie, Kathie.

Katrina - Var. of Katherine.    Also, Katrine.

Kay - Short for Katherine. Also, Kaye.

Kirsten - Norw.  Scand. form of Christine.

Kitty - shortened dim. of Katherine. Also, Kittie, Kit.

 

 

So, now I know where "Hello Kitty" came from.

PP


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Catarina  –  Francis  21/DEZ/2007, 3:33 PM
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