What does Bruiser mean?

a large and strong and heavyset man

What's the origin of Bruiser?


How is Bruiser pronounced?


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

There are many possible interpretations to what naming your cat Bruiser might say about you. Some people might see it as a sign of strength and power, while others might see it as a sign of aggression. Ultimately, it's up to the individual to decide what meaning they ascribe to the name.

Is Bruiser a good cat name?

Bruiser has two syllables, which most vets and trainers tend to recommend. Bruiser isn't one of the most common cat names, so your kitty will make waves! If you love the name, you should pick it!

Bruiser is found in these categories:

mischievous cat names

Bruiser suggests a playful, rough-and-tumble, and slightly naughty feline.

badass cat names

Conveys strength and toughness, like a boxing champ or action movie hero.

big cat names

Bruiser suggests strength, toughness, and a knack for rough play.

sassy cat names

Bold attitude, feisty spirit, and a punchy personality make the fit.

tough cat names

Bruiser suggests strength, fearlessness, and a knack for winning fights.

fat cat names

Bruiser suggests a big, strong, and slightly intimidating presence.


Based on likes, Bruiser ranks #490 with users of

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Bruiser was, over the past 30 days, the 2990th ranked cat name for views on

As of May 2024, Bruiser is becoming rarer and less popular with new kitten owners. Our stats reveal that the moniker is less 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, Bruiser was viewed 13 times, and liked 0 times.

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