What does Norman mean?

United States operatic soprano (born in 1945)

What's the origin of Norman?


How is Norman pronounced?


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

Norman may not be the most original name for a cat, but it's definitely one that will make your feline friend stand out from the crowd. Plus, it's a classic name that's sure to be popular for years to come.

Is Norman a good cat name?

Norman has two syllables, which most vets and trainers tend to recommend. Norman isn't one of the most common cat names, so your kitty will make waves! If you love the name, you should pick it!

Norman is found in these categories:

spooky cat names

Psycho's infamous character, Norman Bates, gives it a creepy vibe.

traditional cat names

Popular for decades, this feline moniker hails from old Norse roots.


Based on likes, Norman ranks #1,981 with users of

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Norman was, over the past 30 days, the 1023rd ranked cat name for views on

As of May 2024, Norman 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, Norman was viewed 25 times, and liked 0 times.

Cat names like Norman:

Meaning: English admiral who defeated the French fleets of Napoleon but was mortally wounded at Trafalgar (1758-1805)
Meaning: Roman Emperor notorious for his monstrous vice and fantastic luxury (was said to have started a fire that destroyed much of Rome in 64) but the Roman Empire remained prosperous during his rule (37-68)
Meaning: impressive in appearance
Meaning: a unit of force equal to the force that imparts an acceleration of 1 m/sec/sec to a mass of 1 kilogram; equal to 100,000 dynes
Meaning: A person who is new to a particular activity or situation.
Meaning: Small.

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I love it (Massachusetts, United States)
We plan to name our male cat Norman
September 25, 2023

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