What does Slate mean?

thin layers of rock used for roofing

What's the origin of Slate?


How is Slate pronounced?


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

Slate is a name that is typically associated with intelligence and toughness. It may also suggest that the person who named the cat is someone who is analytical and thoughtful.

Is Slate a good cat name?

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

Slate is found in these categories:

nature cat names

Rocky hues and outdoor elements inspire this earthy feline moniker.

badass cat names

Evokes tough, rugged imagery of rock, echoing strength and unyielding resilience.


Based on likes, Slate ranks #1,930 with users of

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Slate was, over the past 30 days, the 3852nd ranked cat name for views on

As of May 2024, Slate 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, Slate was viewed 12 times, and liked 0 times.

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