What does Jax mean?

Strong, independent leader.

What's the origin of Jax?


How is Jax pronounced?


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

It could mean that you are a laid-back person who enjoys spending time with your cat.

Is Jax a good cat name?

Jax is a one-syllable cat name, making it succinct and fast to say. Jax isn't one of the most common cat names, so your kitty will make waves! If you love the name, you should pick it!

Jax is found in these categories:

badass cat names

Echoes tough characters from Sons of Anarchy and Mortal Kombat.

tough cat names

Jax sounds like a brawny, fearless feline ready for any adventure.

white cat names

Jax sparkles like fresh snow, a fluffy cloud on a sunny day.

cute cat names

Short, playful, and reminiscent of charming character from Mortal Kombat.

sassy cat names

Bold, playful, and full of spunk, just like a mischievous feline.


Based on likes, Jax ranks #345 with users of MeowNames.com.

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Jax was, over the past 30 days, the 348th ranked cat name for views on MeowNames.com.

As of June 2024, Jax 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.

In general, this name has stayed pretty consistent in terms of popularity with MeowNames.com visitors.

In the past week, Jax was viewed 49 times, and liked 1 times.

Cat names like Jax:

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Meaning: the leader of a group of people
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Meaning: Leader, mentor, authority figure.
Meaning: a large (usually metallic) vessel for holding gases or liquids

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Diane (Connecticut, United States)
I love the name Jax for a cat. I think it's adorable. I have a cat named Max and I got another cat 2 years ago that I named Jax. I love it
March 11, 2024

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