What does Jay mean?


What's the origin of Jay?


How is Jay pronounced?


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

It could say that you are creative and like to think outside the box. It could also suggest that you are a fan of the letter "J" or have a fondness for the name Jay.

Is Jay a good cat name?

Jay is a one-syllable cat name, making it succinct and fast to say. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for your kitty to recognize. Jay isn't one of the most common cat names, so your kitty will make waves! If you love the name, you should pick it!

Jay is found in these categories:

unique cat names

Most feline monikers aren't also popular human names!

cute cat names

Short, sweet, and reminiscent of a chirpy, adorable bird.

animal cat names

Bird-inspired monikers are popular for our feline friends!


Based on likes, Jay ranks #710 with users of MeowNames.com.

Jay is not a common cat name. If you love to stand out, this is a very good thing!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Jay was, over the past 30 days, the 2423rd ranked cat name for views on MeowNames.com.

As of July 2024, Jay 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, Jay was viewed 17 times, and liked 0 times.

Cat names like Jay:

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Meaning: A diminutive form of the name Gerald, meaning "ruler of the spear."
Meaning: Spanish form of Joseph, meaning "God will increase".

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