What does Anastasia mean?

Reborn, beautiful, powerful.

What's the origin of Anastasia?


How is Anastasia pronounced?


What does it say about you to have a cat named Anastasia?

Anastasia is a Russian name meaning "resurrection." It may reflect your interest in Russian culture or your affinity for the Russian Revolution.

Is Anastasia a good cat name?

Anastasia has more syllables than most cat names, but if you want to make the name shorter, you can always give your cat a nickname. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for your kitty to recognize. Anastasia isn't one of the most common cat names, so your kitty will make waves! If you love the name, you should pick it!

Anastasia is found in these categories:

spiritual cat names

She's named after a saint, adding a holy touch!

elegant cat names

Royalty-inspired, this moniker exudes sophistication and grace, like Russian princesses.


Based on likes, Anastasia ranks #411 with users of

Naming your cat Anastasia isn't unheard of, but our data suggests that it's a pretty niche choice.

Popularity: Historical Trend

Anastasia was, over the past 30 days, the 1130th ranked cat name for views on

As of May 2024, Anastasia is a name that's increasing in popularity with new kitten owners. According to our stats, it's more fashionable than it was at this time last year.

We've seen quite a bit of variance in rank for this name. That might suggest its popularity is based on seasonal factors or perhaps pop culture events.

In the past week, Anastasia was viewed 17 times, and liked 4 times.

Cat names like Anastasia:

Meaning: any of various tall and stout herbs of the genus Angelica having pinnately compound leaves and small white or greenish flowers in compound umbels
Meaning: Beautiful.
Meaning: Good, kind, wise woman.
Meaning: Eternal Return of the Beloved
Meaning: Divine protection and strength.
Meaning: an indication of radiant light drawn around the head of a saint

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Jane (England, United Kingdom)
Oh yes we have an Anastasia! She loves it. She was named by Coventry Cats Protection foster parents as ‘resurrection’ after she was abandoned. So we definitely kept it when we adopted her, especially as she is so beautiful 😻
March 05, 2024

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