What does Faye mean?

Lucky, joyful, blessed one.

What's the origin of Faye?


How is Faye pronounced?


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

There are many possible interpretations to what naming a cat Faye might say about a person. Some believe that it is a feminine name, while others believe that it is a nickname for a male name. Additionally, some believe that it is a reference to the feline character Faye from the movie "The Nightmare Before Christmas."

Is Faye a good cat name?

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

Faye is found in these categories:

celestial cat names

Faye means fairy, a magical creature often linked to stars!

playful cat names

Faye means fairy, perfect for a mischievous, sprightly feline!


Based on likes, Faye ranks #851 with users of MeowNames.com.

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Faye was, over the past 30 days, the 2990th ranked cat name for views on MeowNames.com.

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

Cat names like Faye:

Meaning: (Norse mythology) goddess of love and fecundity; daughter of Njorth and sister of Frey
Meaning: Flowery, joyous, cheerful.
Meaning: (Roman mythology) the goddess of the Moon; counterpart of Greek Selene
Meaning: an unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that leads to a favorable outcome
Meaning: (botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion
Meaning: Goddess of love, beauty, fertility, war, and death.

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