What does Kiki mean?

Cheerful, lively, spirited.

What's the origin of Kiki?


How is Kiki pronounced?


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

There is no one definitive answer to this question. Some people might say that it suggests that you are playful and enjoy spending time with your cat, while others might say that it suggests that you are creative and have a sense of humor.

Is Kiki a good cat name?

Kiki has two syllables, which most vets and trainers tend to recommend. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for your kitty to recognize. Kiki is a widely adored cat name for obvious reasons. If you like it, go for it!

Kiki is found in these categories:

playful cat names

Kiki sounds bouncy and energetic, perfect for frisky feline antics!

elegant cat names

Sophisticated and chic, it's reminiscent of high fashion icon, Coco Chanel.


Based on likes, Kiki ranks #143 with users of

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Kiki was, over the past 30 days, the 8th ranked cat name for views on

As of May 2024, Kiki 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.

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

In the past week, Kiki was viewed 47 times, and liked 5 times.

Cat names like Kiki:

Meaning: Bright, cheerful, optimistic.
Meaning: A small, flightless bird native to New Zealand.
Meaning: of a color at the end of the color spectrum (next to orange); resembling the color of blood or cherries or tomatoes or rubies
Meaning: (Scottish folklore) water spirit in the form of a horse that likes to drown its riders
Meaning: bushy plant of Old World salt marshes and sea beaches having prickly leaves; burned to produce a crude soda ash
Meaning: Protector.

Comments icon Comments (1)

Commenter icon
Adrianna (Pennsylvania, United States)
I think Kiki is a great choice for a kitty and is similar to the name kitty.
February 20, 2024

Let us know what you think of Kiki as a cat name!