What does Pluto mean?

(Roman mythology) god of the underworld; counterpart of Greek Hades

What's the origin of Pluto?


How is Pluto pronounced?


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

Pluto is a planet, not a cat.

Is Pluto a good cat name?

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

Pluto is found in these categories:

spiritual cat names

Named after Roman god of underworld, it's mystical and otherworldly.

celestial cat names

Named after a Roman god, it's also a dwarf planet in space!

white cat names

Pluto's icy surface mirrors a fluffy feline's snowy fur.

literary cat names

Edgar Allan Poe named his black cat this in a story.


Based on likes, Pluto ranks #344 with users of

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Pluto was, over the past 30 days, the 263rd ranked cat name for views on

As of June 2024, Pluto 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, Pluto was viewed 20 times, and liked 3 times.

Cat names like Pluto:

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