What does Ninja mean?

a class of 14th century Japanese who were trained in martial arts and were hired for espionage and assassinations

What's the origin of Ninja?


How is Ninja pronounced?


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

There is no one definitive answer to this question. Some people might say that it suggests that you are stealthy or quick-witted, while others might say that it suggests that you are a skilled fighter. Ultimately, it is up to you to decide what the meaning of your cat's name is.

Is Ninja a good cat name?

Ninja has two syllables, which most vets and trainers tend to recommend. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for your kitty to recognize. Ninja isn't one of the most common cat names, so your kitty will make waves! If you love the name, you should pick it!

Ninja is found in these categories:

playful cat names

Cats leap, sneak, and pounce just like these stealthy, agile warriors.

mischievous cat names

Stealthy, agile, and unpredictable, they pounce and vanish like shadowy warriors.

black cat names

Stealthy, mysterious, and quick, they blend into the night like shadows.

nerdy cat names

Stealthy warriors from Japanese folklore are a geek culture favorite!

striped cat names

Sneaky, swift, and silent, they blend into shadows like stealthy warriors.

sassy cat names

Stealthy, quick, and mysterious, they pounce and vanish with cheeky charm.


Based on likes, Ninja ranks #419 with users of

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Ninja was, over the past 30 days, the 312th ranked cat name for views on

As of May 2024, Ninja 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.

In general, this name has stayed pretty consistent in terms of popularity with visitors.

In the past week, Ninja was viewed 26 times, and liked 2 times.

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