What does Jasper mean?

an opaque form of quartz; red or yellow or brown or dark green in color; used for ornamentation or as a gemstone

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How is Jasper pronounced?


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

There are many possible interpretations to what naming a cat Jasper might say about a person. Some believe that it is a name that is associated with intelligence and creativity, and that it is therefore a good name for a cat who is both intelligent and creative. Others might say that Jasper is a name that is associated with luck, and that the person who names their cat Jasper is hoping that their cat will bring them luck in life.

Is Jasper a good cat name?

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

Jasper is found in these categories:

hipster cat names

Uncommon, vintage charm with a dash of indie rock band vibes.

cute cat names

This moniker, often used for cartoon characters, exudes charm and playfulness.

biblical cat names

He's named after a wise man who visited baby Jesus!

traditional cat names

Popular for centuries, this gemstone-inspired moniker is a feline favorite!


Based on likes, Jasper ranks #197 with users of MeowNames.com.

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Jasper was, over the past 30 days, the 44th ranked cat name for views on MeowNames.com.

As of May 2024, Jasper 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, Jasper was viewed 21 times, and liked 2 times.

Cat names like Jasper:

Meaning: someone who works with their hands; someone engaged in manual labor
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Meaning: Lovable, wise, strong, kind
Meaning: God has Heard
Meaning: Fear of God
Meaning: God is My Salvation

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