What does Punky mean?

minute two-winged insect that sucks the blood of mammals and birds and other insects

What's the origin of Punky?


How is Punky pronounced?


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

There is no one definitive answer to this question. Some people might say that it reflects your personality, while others might say that it is simply a nickname.

Is Punky a good cat name?

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

Punky is found in these categories:

playful cat names

Punky suggests mischief, energy, and a dash of rebellious spirit.

badass cat names

Exudes rebellious spirit, echoing Punk Rock's defiance and non-conformity.


Based on likes, Punky ranks #1,158 with users of MeowNames.com.

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Punky was, over the past 30 days, the 2131st ranked cat name for views on MeowNames.com.

As of May 2024, Punky 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, Punky was viewed 15 times, and liked 1 times.

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