Kathryn

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Kathryn

  1. A female given name, a spelling variant of Catherine.
    • 1997 Sharyn McCrumb: Foggy Mountain Breakdown and Other Stories. ISBN 0-345-41493-4 page 118("The Luncheon"):
      "Having lunch with the Gorgons today?" Andrew had asked her. It was his oft-stated opinion that the y's in Kathryn and Jayne's names were their compensation for a missing, but coveted, male chromosome.