What does Hera mean?

queen of the Olympian gods in ancient Greek mythology; sister and wife of Zeus remembered for her jealously of the many mortal women Zeus fell in love with; identified with Roman Juno

What's the origin of Hera?


How is Hera pronounced?


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

There is no one definitive answer to this question. Some people might say that Hera represents strength and power, while others might say that she is associated with the goddess of marriage and childbirth. Ultimately, it is up to the individual to decide what the meaning of Hera is to them.

Is Hera a good cat name?

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

Hera is found in these categories:

tough cat names

Hera was a fierce, powerful queen of Greek gods.

big cat names

Hera, queen of Greek gods, symbolizes strength and power, like lions!

badass cat names

She's queen of Greek gods, symbolizing power, authority, and fierce independence.

mythical cat names

She's named after a powerful Greek goddess, queen of Olympus!

elegant cat names

She's a Greek goddess known for her regal beauty and grace.

sassy cat names

Hera, Greek queen of gods, embodies feisty independence and regal attitude.

spiritual cat names

She's named after a powerful Greek goddess, symbolizing divinity and faith.


Based on likes, Hera ranks #265 with users of MeowNames.com.

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Hera was, over the past 30 days, the 133rd ranked cat name for views on MeowNames.com.

As of May 2024, Hera 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, Hera was viewed 21 times, and liked 10 times.

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