What does Pounce mean?

move down on as if in an attack

What's the origin of Pounce?


How is Pounce pronounced?


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

Pounce may say something about you if you are a person who likes to playfully attack or chase your pets.

Is Pounce a good cat name?

Pounce is a one-syllable cat name, making it succinct and fast to say. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for your kitty to recognize. Pounce isn't one of the most common cat names, so your kitty will make waves! If you love the name, you should pick it!

Pounce is found in these categories:

playful cat names

Cats love to leap and ambush, just like a surprise attack!

mischievous cat names

Cats love to spring suddenly, catching unsuspecting toys off guard!


Based on likes, Pounce ranks #1,366 with users of MeowNames.com.

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Pounce was, over the past 30 days, the 562nd ranked cat name for views on MeowNames.com.

As of May 2024, Pounce 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, Pounce was viewed 14 times, and liked 1 times.

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