Katania

קטניה

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Katania is a Hebrew name meaning “pure”. This name is derived from the Hebrew word “katan” which means “small” or “little”. Katania is a beautiful name that has been used in Jewish culture for generations. The purity associated with the name Katania is a reflection of the virtue of innocence, which is highly valued in Jewish tradition. Interestingly, the name Katania is also commonly used in Sicily, where it is believed to originate from the Arabic name “katani” which means “hilly”. This demonstrates how names can travel and evolve over time, taking on different meanings and associations in different cultures.

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