What does Machete mean?

a large heavy knife used in Central and South America as a weapon or for cutting vegetation

What's the origin of Machete?


How is Machete pronounced?


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

It could mean that you are a fan of the movie "Machete" or that you are a fan of the Mexican Army knife.

Is Machete a good cat name?

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

Machete is found in these categories:

badass cat names

Named after a fierce blade, it screams danger, strength, and coolness.

tough cat names

Sharp, fierce, and fearless, just like a jungle warrior's blade.


Based on likes, Machete ranks #1,974 with users of

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Machete was, over the past 30 days, the 1796th ranked cat name for views on

As of May 2024, Machete 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, Machete was viewed 15 times, and liked 0 times.

Cat names like Machete:

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