What does Bolt mean?

a discharge of lightning accompanied by thunder

What's the origin of Bolt?


How is Bolt pronounced?


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

Bolt may be named after the fastest animal in the world, but it doesn't mean you're a speed demon yourself. In fact, you're probably quite laid-back and easygoing.

Is Bolt a good cat name?

Bolt is a one-syllable cat name, making it succinct and fast to say. Bolt isn't one of the most common cat names, so your kitty will make waves! If you love the name, you should pick it!

Bolt is found in these categories:

mischievous cat names

They dart around quickly, like a lightning strike, causing playful chaos.

tough cat names

Bolt suggests speed, strength, and a lightning-quick pounce!

badass cat names

Lightning speed and superhero vibes make this feline moniker super cool.

skinny cat names

Bolt suggests speed and agility, just like quick, nimble felines!


Based on likes, Bolt ranks #913 with users of

Bolt is not a common cat name. If you love to stand out, this is a very good thing!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Bolt was, over the past 30 days, the 369th ranked cat name for views on

As of May 2024, Bolt 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, Bolt was viewed 10 times, and liked 2 times.

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