What does Artemis mean?

(Greek mythology) the virgin goddess of the hunt and the Moon; daughter of Leto and twin sister of Apollo; identified with Roman Diana

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

Artemis is the goddess of the hunt, the protector of animals, and the goddess of the moon. She is also the goddess of the wild, the virgin, and the goddess of the moon. These traits might reflect your personality or interests.

Is Artemis a good cat name?

Artemis has more syllables than most cat names, but if you want to make the name shorter, you can always give your cat a nickname. Artemis is a widely adored cat name for obvious reasons. If you like it, go for it!

Artemis is found in these categories:

badass cat names

Goddess of hunt and moon, she's fierce, independent, and a warrior.

celestial cat names

She's named after a moon-gazing Greek goddess!

mythical cat names

She's named after a Greek goddess, known for hunting and wild animals.

spiritual cat names

She's named after a Greek goddess, symbolizing divine power and nature.

tough cat names

Artemis, Greek goddess, was fierce, independent, and a skilled huntress.


Based on likes, Artemis ranks #146 with users of

Artemis is one of the more common cat names amongst our community. According to our statistics, Artemis is considerably more popular than most other cat names.

Popularity: Historical Trend

Artemis was, over the past 30 days, the 36th ranked cat name for views on

As of May 2024, Artemis 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, Artemis was viewed 24 times, and liked 16 times.

Cat names like Artemis:

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Meaning: The inner moon of Saturn.

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