What does Brownie mean?

(folklore) fairies that are somewhat mischievous

What's the origin of Brownie?


How is Brownie pronounced?


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

There is no one definitive answer to this question. Some people might say that Brownie indicates that you are a kind and gentle person, while others might say that it is a nickname for a dark brown or black cat.

Is Brownie a good cat name?

Brownie has two syllables, which most vets and trainers tend to recommend. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for your kitty to recognize. Brownie is a widely adored cat name for obvious reasons. If you like it, go for it!

Brownie is found in these categories:

food cat names

Named after a sweet, chocolatey dessert, perfect for a cocoa-colored kitty.

traditional cat names

Many folks named their cats after sweet treats in olden times!

tortoiseshell cat names

Their fur matches the warm, mixed hues of a baked chocolate treat.

dessert cat names

Evokes a sweet, chocolatey treat, perfect for a cuddly, warm feline.

brown cat names

The color matches a delicious chocolate dessert!


Based on likes, Brownie ranks #17 with users of

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Brownie was, over the past 30 days, the 235th ranked cat name for views on

As of May 2024, Brownie 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, Brownie was viewed 13 times, and liked 7 times.

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