What does Loki mean?

(Norse mythology) trickster; god of discord and mischief; contrived death of Balder and was overcome by Thor

What's the origin of Loki?


How is Loki pronounced?


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

There is no one definitive answer to this question. Some people might say that Loki is a name that reflects your personality or character, while others might say that it is simply a cool name.

Is Loki a good cat name?

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

Loki is found in these categories:

spiritual cat names

He's named after a mischievous Norse god, adding a mystical touch.

gothic cat names

He's a mischievous Norse god, perfect for a dark, mysterious feline.

literary cat names

He's named after a mischievous Norse god in popular books.

traditional cat names

Norse mythology and Marvel comics popularized this mischievous moniker.

cute cat names

Mischievous Norse god reference adds playful charm to feline monikers.

comic book cat names

He's a mischievous Marvel character known for causing chaos.


Based on likes, Loki ranks #161 with users of MeowNames.com.

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Loki was, over the past 30 days, the 29th ranked cat name for views on MeowNames.com.

As of May 2024, Loki 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.

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

In the past week, Loki was viewed 73 times, and liked 7 times.

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Adrianna (Pennsylvania, United States)
I think Loki is a good name for a cat with an owner who is a marvel fan and a superhero super fan.
February 21, 2024

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