What does Chili mean?

very hot and finely tapering pepper of special pungency

What's the origin of Chili?


How is Chili pronounced?


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

Chili is a spicy name that may say something about the person who named the cat. It could be that they like spicy food, or they are a bit of a hothead.

Is Chili a good cat name?

Chili 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. Chili isn't one of the most common cat names, so your kitty will make waves! If you love the name, you should pick it!

Chili is found in these categories:

playful cat names

Spicy spirit, fiery antics, and zest for life match the moniker.

ginger cat names

Chili peppers and these felines share a fiery, warm-hued coat.

winter cat names

Spicy warmth evokes cozy feelings during cold seasons.

food cat names

Spicy dish inspires fiery, flavorful moniker for feisty felines.


Based on likes, Chili ranks #268 with users of

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Chili was, over the past 30 days, the 255th ranked cat name for views on

As of May 2024, Chili 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, Chili was viewed 15 times, and liked 1 times.

Cat names like Chili:

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