What does Laika mean?

Space-faring canine pioneer.

What's the origin of Laika?


How is Laika pronounced?


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

It could mean that you are passionate about space exploration, or that you are fond of animals.

Is Laika a good cat name?

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

Laika is found in these categories:

playful cat names

Laika was a lively space dog, perfect for adventurous, curious felines.


Based on likes, Laika ranks #679 with users of

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Laika was, over the past 30 days, the 1482nd ranked cat name for views on

As of May 2024, Laika 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, Laika was viewed 19 times, and liked 1 times.

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