What does Inara mean?

Protector of fire and home.

What's the origin of Inara?


How is Inara pronounced?


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

Inara is a name that may suggest that you are independent, creative, and resourceful. It may also suggest that you are a bit of a loner.

Is Inara a good cat name?

Inara has more syllables than most cat names, but if you want to make the name shorter, you can always give your cat a nickname. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for your kitty to recognize. Inara isn't one of the most common cat names, so your kitty will make waves! If you love the name, you should pick it!

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spiritual cat names

She's named after a goddess in ancient Hittite mythology.


Based on likes, Inara ranks #363 with users of

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Inara was, over the past 30 days, the 434th ranked cat name for views on

As of June 2024, Inara 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, Inara was viewed 19 times, and liked 4 times.

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