What does Polly mean?

Cheerful, bright, optimistic.

What's the origin of Polly?


How is Polly pronounced?


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

There is no one definitive answer to this question. Some people might say that it reflects your fondness for the comic strip "Peanuts," while others might say that it reflects your preference for cute animals.

Is Polly a good cat name?

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

Polly is found in these categories:

playful cat names

Polly rhymes with jolly, reflecting a cat's cheerful, lively nature.


Based on likes, Polly ranks #543 with users of MeowNames.com.

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Polly was, over the past 30 days, the 438th ranked cat name for views on MeowNames.com.

As of July 2024, Polly 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, Polly was viewed 15 times, and liked 1 times.

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