→Name origin: "Neko" isn't part of its name
Torracat may be a combination of ''torrid'' (very hot and dry) and ''cat''. It may also involve 虎 ''tora'', Japanese for tiger
, and also possibly an abbreviation for ''tora-neko'', a type of tabby cat with tiger-like stripe patterns.
Nyaheat may be a combination of ニャー ''nyā'' (meow), 火 ''hi'' (fire), and ''heat''.