What does Scout mean?

a person employed to keep watch for some anticipated event

What's the origin of Scout?


How is Scout pronounced?


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

Scout is a name that is typically given to a cat who is active and curious. It may also be given to a cat who is brave and fearless.

Is Scout a good cat name?

Scout is a one-syllable cat name, making it succinct and fast to say. Scout is a widely adored cat name for obvious reasons. If you like it, go for it!

Scout is found in these categories:

traditional cat names

Popularized by classic literature, it's often chosen for adventurous felines.

hipster cat names

Echoes vintage charm, nods to classic literature, and defies mainstream trends.

sporty cat names

Reminiscent of adventurous outdoor activities and energetic exploration.


Based on likes, Scout ranks #142 with users of

Scout is one of the more common cat names amongst our community. According to our statistics, Scout is considerably more popular than most other cat names.

Popularity: Historical Trend

Scout was, over the past 30 days, the 41st ranked cat name for views on

As of July 2024, Scout 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, Scout was viewed 39 times, and liked 3 times.

Cat names like Scout:

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