What does Nike mean?

(Greek mythology) winged goddess of victory; identified with Roman Victoria

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How is Nike pronounced?


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

Nike is a name that typically signifies strength and athleticism. It may also suggest that you are confident and determined.

Is Nike a good cat name?

Nike is a one-syllable cat name, making it succinct and fast to say. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for your kitty to recognize. Nike isn't one of the most common cat names, so your kitty will make waves! If you love the name, you should pick it!

Nike is found in these categories:

mythical cat names

This name hails from the Greek goddess of victory.

playful cat names

Nike is the Greek goddess of victory, swift and agile.

spiritual cat names

Goddess of victory in Greek mythology inspires this powerful moniker.


Based on likes, Nike ranks #466 with users of

Naming your cat Nike isn't unheard of, but our data suggests that it's a pretty niche choice.

Popularity: Historical Trend

Nike was, over the past 30 days, the 430th ranked cat name for views on

As of May 2024, Nike 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, Nike was viewed 14 times, and liked 2 times.

Cat names like Nike:

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