Gender: Male Pronunciation: fee-LEE-nus Meaning of Felinus: "cat-like" Origin of Felinus: Latin

Felinus Origin and Meaning

The name Felinus is a boy's name of Latin origin meaning "cat-like".

This Late Roman name is little-used in modern times, though the feminine forms Feline and Felina are popular in Europe. While some relate it to the happy-go-lucky Felix, it actually has a cat-like meaning. St. Felinus is a legendary third-century martyr.

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Haids1987 Says:


Oh wow, this is not my taste at all. It reminds me of on Looney Tunes how they would show the road runner and the coyote with their "Latin" words describing them. :D

ambercat Says:


I don't know about this one -- I like the meaning of it but soundwise, it might be too close to felonious for my taste.