What does Zion mean?

an imaginary place considered to be perfect or ideal

What's the origin of Zion?


How is Zion pronounced?


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

Zion is a biblical name meaning "a place of refuge." It may also be a reference to Mount Zion, the holiest place in Judaism.

Is Zion a good cat name?

Zion is a one-syllable cat name, making it succinct and fast to say. Zion isn't one of the most common cat names, so your kitty will make waves! If you love the name, you should pick it!

Zion is found in these categories:

spiritual cat names

This name hails from a sacred city in religious texts.


Based on likes, Zion ranks #494 with users of MeowNames.com.

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Zion was, over the past 30 days, the 831st ranked cat name for views on MeowNames.com.

As of May 2024, Zion 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, Zion was viewed 8 times, and liked 5 times.

Cat names like Zion:

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Meaning: truth or reality

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Maddie (Western Cape, South Africa)
Want to name my Bengal cat Zion is it fare?
June 15, 2023

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