What does Popcorn mean?

corn having small ears and kernels that burst when exposed to dry heat

What's the origin of Popcorn?


How is Popcorn pronounced?


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

It could mean that you are a movie lover, or that you like to eat popcorn.

Is Popcorn a good cat name?

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

Popcorn is found in these categories:

playful cat names

Cats jump, bounce, and dart around just like heated kernels.


Based on likes, Popcorn ranks #1,609 with users of MeowNames.com.

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

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

As of May 2024, Popcorn 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, Popcorn was viewed 12 times, and liked 1 times.

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Ashes (New York, United States)
Want to name cat,popcorn name sounds fat ,👍👎 don’t like the name.Me decide on something else 👺 like…🤷‍♀️
September 29, 2023

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