What does Rizzo mean?

Fearless, independent leader.

What's the origin of Rizzo?


How is Rizzo pronounced?


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

It could mean that you are a fan of the Italian-American singer Rizzo Reno, or it could be a reference to the character Rizzo from the TV show "The Simpsons."

Is Rizzo a good cat name?

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

Rizzo is found in these categories:

elegant cat names

This chic moniker channels sophistication, reminiscent of Grease's classy Pink Lady.

badass cat names

Channeling tough Grease character, this moniker screams street-smart and fearless feline.


Based on likes, Rizzo ranks #1,055 with users of MeowNames.com.

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Rizzo was, over the past 30 days, the 616th ranked cat name for views on MeowNames.com.

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

Cat names like Rizzo:

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Meaning: a deceitful and unreliable scoundrel

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