What does Cricket mean?

a game played with a ball and bat by two teams of 11 players; teams take turns trying to score runs

What's the origin of Cricket?


How is Cricket pronounced?


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

Cricket is a name that is typically given to cats who are active and playful. It may also be indicative of someone who is energetic and active themselves.

Is Cricket a good cat name?

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

Cricket is found in these categories:

traditional cat names

This name harks back to old English countryside pastimes.

animal cat names

This name mimics the chirping sound made by the insect.

unique cat names

Not many felines share a moniker with a popular sport!

skinny cat names

Crickets are small, lean, and quick, just like slender felines!


Based on likes, Cricket ranks #363 with users of

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Cricket was, over the past 30 days, the 264th ranked cat name for views on

As of May 2024, Cricket 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, Cricket was viewed 13 times, and liked 3 times.

Cat names like Cricket:

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Meaning: Relating to the world or the universe.
Meaning: A city in Egypt, known as the "City of a Thousand Minarets".

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