Katyusha

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Katusha or Katyusha is the English transliteration of the Russian word Катюша, a diminutive or pet name form of the name Екатери́на/Екатерина (transliterated Ekaterina/Yekaterina), the Russian form of Katherine/Catherine. Katusha/Katyusha is a diminutive of Ка́тя (Kátja/Katya), in turn diminutive of Екатери́на/Ekaterina. (Another diminutive of Ekaterina is Katinka.) Thus these diminutive forms are roughly analogous to the English names Kathy or Katie. Katusha or Katyusha may refer to: