What does Yoshi mean?

Lucky, good fortune, joy.

What's the origin of Yoshi?


How is Yoshi pronounced?


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

There is no one definitive answer to this question. Some people might say that Yoshi is a cute and unique name, while others might say that it is simply a random name.

Is Yoshi a good cat name?

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

Yoshi is found in these categories:

japanese cat names

A common Japanese name, often meaning "good luck" or "respectful."

playful cat names

Yoshi, a Nintendo character, is known for his fun, adventurous spirit.


Based on likes, Yoshi ranks #262 with users of MeowNames.com.

Naming your cat Yoshi isn't unheard of, but our data suggests that it's a pretty niche choice.

Popularity: Historical Trend

Yoshi was, over the past 30 days, the 231st ranked cat name for views on MeowNames.com.

As of May 2024, Yoshi 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, Yoshi was viewed 24 times, and liked 7 times.

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