What does Minerva mean?

(Roman mythology) goddess of wisdom; counterpart of Greek Athena

What's the origin of Minerva?


How is Minerva pronounced?


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

There is no one definitive answer to this question. Some people might say that it reflects your intelligence or your ability to lead. Others might say that it reflects your strong sense of independence.

Is Minerva a good cat name?

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

Minerva is found in these categories:

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She's named after a fierce Roman goddess of wisdom and war.

spiritual cat names

She's named after the Roman goddess of wisdom!


Based on likes, Minerva ranks #925 with users of MeowNames.com.

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Minerva was, over the past 30 days, the 562nd ranked cat name for views on MeowNames.com.

As of May 2024, Minerva 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, Minerva was viewed 27 times, and liked 2 times.

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