What does Juniper mean?

desert shrub of Syria and Arabia having small white flowers; constitutes the juniper of the Old Testament; sometimes placed in genus Genista

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

Juniper is a name that is typically associated with the Juniper tree. It may suggest that you are independent and resourceful, or that you are someone who is quick-witted and has a sharp tongue.

Is Juniper a good cat name?

Juniper has more syllables than most cat names, but if you want to make the name shorter, you can always give your cat a nickname. Juniper isn't one of the most common cat names, so your kitty will make waves! If you love the name, you should pick it!

Juniper is found in these categories:

badass cat names

Conjures images of wild, resilient trees and gin's rebellious history.

food cat names

This moniker references a berry-producing evergreen shrub.

nature cat names

This moniker stems from a wild, evergreen shrub with berries.

alcohol cat names

This name references a berry used in gin production.


Based on likes, Juniper ranks #757 with users of

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Juniper was, over the past 30 days, the 95th ranked cat name for views on

As of July 2024, Juniper 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, Juniper was viewed 23 times, and liked 1 times.

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Comments icon Comments (2)

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Idk (Georgia, United States)
I nickname my cat Juni for short :3
June 09, 2024

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Lila S (Pennsylvania, United States)
My cats name is Juniper! We call her june, goin, and gooniper
February 01, 2024

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