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Origin of the name KATHLEEN.
Etymology of the name KATHLEEN.
Meaning of the baby name KATHLEEN.

  

KATHLEEN.  Anglicized form of Irish Caitlín (q.v.), meaning "beautiful eyed."  Usage: America, England, Ireland, Scotland.

    KATHLEEN (erroneously taken as a form of Catharine): beautiful eyed, fem. to KATHLIN: battle eyed, a man looking at his foe.  CATHLIN gives CATTLE, CATT, uncon. with Vacca or Felis, as CODD uncon. the fish being from CODY for MacOdy,

"Kathleen Mavourneen! the gray dawn is breaking,
    The horn of the hunter is heard on the hill;
The lark from her light-wing the bright dew is shaking,
    Kathleen Mavourneen, what! slumbering still."

(Personal and Family Names, Long, 1883).

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