What does Vixen mean?

a malicious woman with a fierce temper

What's the origin of Vixen?


How is Vixen pronounced?


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

There are many interpretations to what naming a cat Vixen might say about a person. Some believe that it is a feminine name, while others believe that it is a strong and independent name. It could also be interpreted as a name that is playful and fun.

Is Vixen a good cat name?

Vixen has two syllables, which most vets and trainers tend to recommend. Vixen isn't one of the most common cat names, so your kitty will make waves! If you love the name, you should pick it!

Vixen is found in these categories:

tough cat names

Vixen suggests slyness, fierceness, and a dash of wild unpredictability.

animal cat names

Vixen, a female fox, adds a wild, cunning twist to feline monikers.

sassy cat names

Vixen means a spirited, lively female fox, perfect for feisty felines!

superhero cat names

She's a DC Comics character with animal-mimicking powers.

big cat names

Sly, fierce, and beautiful, just like a cunning, wild female fox!

badass cat names

Sly fox reference adds a fierce, cunning edge to this feline moniker.

mischievous cat names

Vixen suggests slyness and cunning, traits often seen in playful felines.


Based on likes, Vixen ranks #1,353 with users of

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Vixen was, over the past 30 days, the 1024th ranked cat name for views on

As of July 2024, Vixen 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, Vixen was viewed 20 times, and liked 1 times.

Cat names like Vixen:

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Meaning: queen of the Olympian gods in ancient Greek mythology; sister and wife of Zeus remembered for her jealously of the many mortal women Zeus fell in love with; identified with Roman Juno
Meaning: Powerful, independent female warrior.

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Helen (Gauteng, South Africa)
I love the name. I have adopted a black kitten & this will be her name. Playful & cunning, just like a cat should be 💜
March 05, 2024

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