What does Montoya mean?

Noble, strong, courageous.

What's the origin of Montoya?


How is Montoya pronounced?


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

There are many possible interpretations to what naming a cat Montoya might say about a person. Some believe that it is a Spanish name meaning "mountain goat," while others believe it is a reference to the Mexican corrido singer, Montoya.

Is Montoya a good cat name?

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

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Echoes Inigo Montoya, famed swordsman from "The Princess Bride".


Based on likes, Montoya ranks #3,550 with users of

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Montoya was, over the past 30 days, the 4432nd ranked cat name for views on

As of May 2024, Montoya 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, Montoya was viewed 15 times, and liked 1 times.

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