What does Piper mean?

someone who plays the bagpipe

What's the origin of Piper?


How is Piper pronounced?


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

There are many possible interpretations to what naming a cat Piper might say about a person. Some people might see the name Piper as being playful and fun, while others might see it as being mysterious or spooky. It all depends on the individual's own personal preferences.

Is Piper a good cat name?

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

Piper is found in these categories:

cute cat names

Evokes playful charm, like the whimsical Pied Piper of Hamelin.

mischievous cat names

Pipers play tunes, often leading others into unexpected adventures.

playful cat names

Pipers charm with their antics, just like a musician's enchanting tunes.

sporty cat names

This moniker echoes Piper Perabo, an actress known for action roles.


Based on likes, Piper ranks #860 with users of MeowNames.com.

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Piper was, over the past 30 days, the 862nd ranked cat name for views on MeowNames.com.

As of May 2024, Piper 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, Piper was viewed 22 times, and liked 3 times.

Cat names like Piper:

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