What does Scratchy mean?

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What's the origin of Scratchy?


How is Scratchy pronounced?


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

There is no one definitive answer to this question. Some people might say that it reflects your personality or your interests. Others might say that it is a reference to a character from a children's cartoon or movie.

Is Scratchy a good cat name?

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

Scratchy is found in these categories:

playful cat names

Cats love to pounce, swipe, and claw during their fun antics!


Based on likes, Scratchy ranks #3,566 with users of

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Scratchy was, over the past 30 days, the 3510th ranked cat name for views on

As of May 2024, Scratchy 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, Scratchy was viewed 11 times, and liked 0 times.

Cat names like Scratchy:

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