What does Maverick mean?

independent in behavior or thought

What's the origin of Maverick?


How is Maverick pronounced?


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

There are many possible interpretations to what naming a cat Maverick might say about you. Some people might see it as a sign of toughness or independence, while others might see it as a reference to the famous American cowboy. Ultimately, it's up to the individual to decide what the meaning of the name Maverick is to them.

Is Maverick a good cat name?

Maverick has more syllables than most cat names, but if you want to make the name shorter, you can always give your cat a nickname. Maverick isn't one of the most common cat names, so your kitty will make waves! If you love the name, you should pick it!

Maverick is found in these categories:

badass cat names

Echoes rebellious Top Gun pilot, suggesting fearless independence and daring spirit.

country cat names

This name echoes the wild, independent spirit of Western cowboys.

big cat names

Wild, independent, and fearless, just like untamed jungle kings.

tough cat names

Maverick screams independence, boldness, and a dash of wild rebellion.


Based on likes, Maverick ranks #933 with users of

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Maverick was, over the past 30 days, the 385th ranked cat name for views on

As of May 2024, Maverick 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.

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, Maverick was viewed 17 times, and liked 0 times.

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