What does Butterball mean?

small North American diving duck; males have bushy head plumage

What's the origin of Butterball?


How is Butterball pronounced?


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

It could mean that you are a soft-hearted person who loves animals, or it could simply be a coincidence.

Is Butterball a good cat name?

Butterball has more syllables than most cat names, but if you want to make the name shorter, you can always give your cat a nickname. Butterball isn't one of the most common cat names, so your kitty will make waves! If you love the name, you should pick it!

Butterball is found in these categories:

fat cat names

Butterball suggests roundness, softness, and a love for indulgent eating.

fluffy cat names

Round and soft like a turkey, perfect for cuddly, chubby felines.


Based on likes, Butterball ranks #1,321 with users of MeowNames.com.

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Butterball was, over the past 30 days, the 4663rd ranked cat name for views on MeowNames.com.

As of May 2024, Butterball 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, Butterball was viewed 13 times, and liked 0 times.

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