What does Mercury mean?

a heavy silvery toxic univalent and bivalent metallic element; the only metal that is liquid at ordinary temperatures

What's the origin of Mercury?


How is Mercury pronounced?


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

Mercury is the Roman god of commerce and communication. It is also the name of the planet Mercury. Therefore, it could be said that you are someone who is very interested in making connections and getting things done.

Is Mercury a good cat name?

Mercury has more syllables than most cat names, but if you want to make the name shorter, you can always give your cat a nickname. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for your kitty to recognize. Mercury isn't one of the most common cat names, so your kitty will make waves! If you love the name, you should pick it!

Mercury is found in these categories:

celestial cat names

Named after a Roman god, it's also our solar system's smallest planet!

musical cat names

Named after Queen's lead singer, Freddie!

spiritual cat names

Named after a Roman god, it's mystical and celestial, perfect for felines.

nature cat names

This planet moniker reflects the wild, untamed cosmos.


Based on likes, Mercury ranks #710 with users of

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Mercury was, over the past 30 days, the 345th ranked cat name for views on

As of July 2024, Mercury 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, Mercury was viewed 20 times, and liked 2 times.

Cat names like Mercury:

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Meaning: (Hinduism and Buddhism) the beatitude that transcends the cycle of reincarnation; characterized by the extinction of desire and suffering and individual consciousness

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Ban (Kirkuk, Iraq)
I also named my cat mercury and I love him so much but now he is dead , mercury is a very beautiful name ♥
June 24, 2024

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