What does Leif mean?

Explorer, discoverer, pioneer.

What's the origin of Leif?


How is Leif pronounced?


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

It could mean that you are a creative person, or that you are interested in Norse mythology.

Is Leif a good cat name?

Leif is a one-syllable cat name, making it succinct and fast to say. Leif isn't one of the most common cat names, so your kitty will make waves! If you love the name, you should pick it!

Leif is found in these categories:

badass cat names

Viking explorer vibes make this feline moniker fiercely adventurous and cool.


Based on likes, Leif ranks #1,630 with users of MeowNames.com.

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Leif was, over the past 30 days, the 2037th ranked cat name for views on MeowNames.com.

As of May 2024, Leif 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, Leif was viewed 17 times, and liked 0 times.

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