Cat Names

The Ultimate List Of Cat Names (By Category)

Coming up with a suitable name for your feline pal isn’t as easy as it seems. If you really want to pick something original that suits your cat, there are a number of ways to do so.

Consider your cat’s breed, personality, appearance, or something personal to you that you love.

We’ve made it easy by breaking down hundreds of the top names for cats based on the categories just mentioned.

By Gender

It may be best to start at the broadest category and work your way down. That way you won’t miss anything!

Feel free to put your own spin on things, but here are our top list of names for girl and boy cats.

By Personality

Your cat’s personality may be prickly or sweet.

Ok, so we only have one general type we are giving a list to for now, but we’ll get to the rest.

So if you have a tough cat or a mean cat; a grouch with an attitude; or just a cat that does their own thing on their own terms, we’ve got the list for you.

By Color

Your cat’s appearance is one of the best ways to pick a name for him or her.

They’re also some of the cutest!

Pick a color below to get some ideas for your kitty.

By Language

Do you have a heritage you want to honor? A place you wanted to go or have been to?

Or does your kitty remind you of the characteristics of a certain country?

Perhaps you simply love the sound of a certain language and want to speak it when calling your furball.

Whatever the reason, we’ve go you covered.

By Breed

Your cat is THE quintessential one of his breed.

He is THE siamese cat.

Then pick a name that reflects that!

Just for fun

Is your cat extra “special”?

You know what I mean.

Like, tries to sleep in your shoes, licks walls, trips over himself now and then?

Why not try one of the fun options below?