What does Cheetah mean?

long-legged spotted cat of Africa and southwestern Asia having nonretractile claws; the swiftest mammal; can be trained to run down game

What's the origin of Cheetah?


How is Cheetah pronounced?


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

There is no one definitive answer to this question. Some people might say that you are a fastidious person who takes pride in your appearance, or that you are a competitive person who enjoys challenges. Others might say that you are a passionate person who is always on the move, or that you are a determined person who is not easily deterred.

Is Cheetah a good cat name?

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

Cheetah is found in these categories:

mischievous cat names

Fast, sneaky, and playful, just like the world's quickest big cat!

playful cat names

Fast, energetic, and always on the move, just like the wild sprinter.

animal cat names

Speedy spotted feline, famous from Tarzan, shares moniker with big cat species.


Based on likes, Cheetah ranks #860 with users of

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Cheetah was, over the past 30 days, the 2983rd ranked cat name for views on

As of May 2024, Cheetah 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, Cheetah was viewed 16 times, and liked 1 times.

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