kyatto Animals in Japanese Translation kyatto means "Cat" in English. It's a katakanization, a loan-word. kyatto in katakana is キャット. kyatto is not usually written with hiragana. kyatto does not have kanji. Romaji kya tto Katakana キ ャ ッ ト Orthography Notes キャ is a compound kana representing a single syllable with multiple characters. ット contains a small tsu ッ which makes the consonant of the syllable longer. Photo © odin_aka_zero-one Synonyms neko 猫. Related Words koneko 子猫.