What does Ginger mean?

pungent rhizome of the common ginger plant; used fresh as a seasoning especially in Asian cookery

What's the origin of Ginger?


How is Ginger pronounced?


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

There is no one definitive answer to this question. Some people might say that it suggests that you are a fun-loving person, while others might say that it suggests that you are a bit of a rebel.

Is Ginger a good cat name?

Ginger has two syllables, which most vets and trainers tend to recommend. Ginger is a widely adored cat name for obvious reasons. If you like it, go for it!

Ginger is found in these categories:

tortoiseshell cat names

Their fur matches the warm, spicy hue of the root.

traditional cat names

Many orange felines in old tales and cartoons bore this moniker.

brown cat names

Ginger spice shares the same warm, fiery hue as these felines.

ginger cat names

Their fur matches the warm, spicy color of a cinnamon stick.

food cat names

Spice up your life, it's named after a zesty kitchen staple!

dessert cat names

Spice names are sweet, just like our feline friends!


Based on likes, Ginger ranks #15 with users of

Ginger is one of the more common cat names amongst our community. According to our statistics, Ginger is considerably more popular than most other cat names.

Popularity: Historical Trend

Ginger was, over the past 30 days, the 312th ranked cat name for views on

As of May 2024, Ginger 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, Ginger was viewed 22 times, and liked 5 times.

Cat names like Ginger:

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