Name Cat Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Cat


Cat is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Cat?

Cat is a diminutive of the name Catherine, which is of Greek origin.

What does the name Cat mean?

Cat means “pure” (from ancient Greek “katharós/κᾰθᾰρός”), “each of the two” (from ancient Greek “hekáteros/ἑκᾰ́τερος”), “one hundred” (from ancient Greek “hekatón/ἑκᾰτόν”), “far off” (from ancient Greek “hekás/ἑκᾰ́ς”), but as well “torture” (from ancient Greek “aikíā/αἰκῐ́ᾱ”).

Pronunciation of Cat

Variants of the name Cat

Cath Kaat Kat

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Popularity of the name Cat

The name Cat is ranked #4829 overall.

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