What does Lily mean?

any liliaceous plant of the genus Lilium having showy pendulous flowers

What's the origin of Lily?


How is Lily pronounced?


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

There are many possible interpretations to what naming a cat Lily might say about a person. Some believe that it is a symbol of purity and innocence, while others believe that it is a symbol of the power of the sun.

Is Lily a good cat name?

Lily 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. Lily is a widely adored cat name for obvious reasons. If you like it, go for it!

Lily is found in these categories:

cute cat names

Floral names often evoke images of delicate, adorable pets.

spring cat names

Flowers bloom in this season, just like this popular pet moniker!

flower cat names

Lilies are popular blossoms, making this feline moniker a botanical choice!

summer cat names

Flowers bloom in warm seasons, echoing this feline moniker's floral origins.

white cat names

Lilies are pure, bright flowers, just like these fluffy felines!

traditional cat names

Flowers have long inspired pet monikers, making them classic choices.

nature cat names

Flowers inspire this moniker, blooming in gardens and wild landscapes.


Based on likes, Lily ranks #66 with users of

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Lily was, over the past 30 days, the 47th ranked cat name for views on

As of July 2024, Lily 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, Lily was viewed 21 times, and liked 4 times.

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