What does Jericho mean?

a village in Palestine near the north end of the Dead Sea; in the Old Testament it was the first place taken by the Israelites under Joshua as they entered the Promised Land

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

It could mean that you are a fan of the band "The Beatles" or that you are a rebel.

Is Jericho a good cat name?

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

Jericho is found in these categories:

spiritual cat names

Biblical city's walls tumbled down, inspiring faith-based feline monikers!

celestial cat names

Biblical origins link it to heavenly bodies and divine narratives.


Based on likes, Jericho ranks #1,554 with users of

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Jericho was, over the past 30 days, the 469th ranked cat name for views on

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

Cat names like Jericho:

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Meaning: A diminutive form of the name "Joseph," meaning "God will increase."
Meaning: Obedient first son

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