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Cat Names and Meanings - letter A

Cat Names and Meanings - A

  • Abasi – Serious in Egyptian.
  • Abelard – A cat name meaning resolute. German origin.
  • Abert – For Intelligent or honorable cats. German origin.
  • Abriana – For cats that are very active and vibrant. Italian origin.
  • Ace – For cats that are noble in their behavior. Latin origin.
  • Achilles – For cats that are brown or dark haired. Latin origin. Also Warrior in Greek.
  • Acorn – Outgoing, curious.
  • Adalbert – For intelligent cats. German origin.
  • Adalhard – For the brave and wise cats. German origin.
  • Adalrik – For cats that are very precious friend to you. German origin.
  • Adderv – Aggressive, loyal.
  • Adela – For cats that are basically pleasant. Latin origin.
  • Adelina – For noble cats. German origin.
  • Adhira – Meaning restless in Sanskrit/Indian.
  • Adita – First root in Sanskrit/Indian.
  • Adler – A cat name for fast and accurate cats. German origin.
  • Adolph – A name given to noble cats. Latin origin.
  • Adrian – For cats that were got or belong to a rich and wealthy family. Latin origin.
  • Adriana – For a cat that was got from a sea region. Latin origin.
  • Adrianna – A cat name after Adrianna of Italy.
  • Adrina – A cat that rekindles some aspects of happiness in you or they are always happy, playful and active. Italian origin.
  • Aeolus – A cat name that is respected and honored like a deity. Latin origin.
  • Afra – For cats that are calm, peaceful and harmless just like a dove. Latin origin.
  • Agatha – A great name describing a good cat. Latin origin.
  • Ahmad – Commendable in Arabic.
  • Aidan – For cats little cats that are very active. Origin: Irish.
  • Aiko – Beloved in Japanese.
  • Aimi – Beauty in Japanese.
  • Airi – Love jasmine in Japanese.
  • Ajax – For cats that are swift and very light like an eagle. Latin origin.
  • Aka – Meaning shadow in Hawaiian.
  • Akela – Hawaiian name for noble cats.
  • Akemi – Beauty in Japanese.
  • Aki – Bright / Autumn in Japanese.
  • Akina – Autumn green in Japanese.
  • Akio – Bright man in Japanese.
  • Akira – Bright/Clear in Japanese.
  • Alaine – For female cats that are very beautiful. Origin: Irish.
  • Alamea – Meaning precious in Hawaiian.
  • Alana – Meaning awaken in Hawaiian.
  • Alba – For purely white cats. Latin origin.
  • Alberto – A cat that is brightly haired. Italian origin.
  • Alda – For cats that you want them to live long. Italian origin.
  • Alder – Reserved, cautious, wise.
  • Aldo – A name given to old cats. Italian origin.
  • Alecia – A cat name for cats that are of a noble birth. Latin origin.
  • Aleesha – For cats that are noble and kind. Latin origin.
  • Alemana – Meaning a warrior in Hawaiian.
  • Alese – For beautiful and attractive cats. German origin.
  • Alessandro – Defender of mankind in Italian.
  • Aleta – For cats that are very faithful and truthful. Latin origin.
  • Alexander – For cats that have protective ability. Russian origin.
  • Alian – A female cat name for bright and beautiful cats. Latin origin.
  • Alie – For truthful and noble cats in Hawaiian.
  • Aliikai – Meaning the Queen of the sea in Hawaiian.
  • Alika – Meaning guardian in Hawaiian.
  • Allana – A great name for a kitten who is like a child to you. Origin: Irish.
  • Allegra – For cats that are always happy, playful and joyous. Latin origin.
  • Allessandro – For cats that defended your child from that snake bite by killing the snake. Italian origin.
  • Alma – A cat that you hold with a lot of respect and honor just like your soul. Latin origin.
  • Aloisia – Great name for cats that like fighting. German origin.
  • Aloysius – For cats that are great fighters and warriors. Latin origin.
  • Alpha – For cats that are first born in their family. Latin origin.
  • Alphonso – For steady and eager cats. German origin.
  • Altaman – For cats that learn things quickly including their names. German origin.
  • Alto – For cats that are basically taller than their colleagues. Italian origin.
  • Alva – For cats that are regarded highly. Latin origin.
  • Amanda – For cats that are easily loved because of their appearance. Latin origin.
  • Amara – For cats that you want to be with them forever. Italian origin.
  • Amare – This African name actually derives from a basketball player who played in the NBA for a number of years.
  • Amaya – Night rain in Japanese.
  • Amber – Pushy, strict, amber-furred.
  • Ambrossio – Divine in Spanish.
  • Amey – For fast cats like an eagle. German origin.
  • Ammery – For cats that are relatively large. Origin: Irish.
  • Ammiro – For cats that are admired by every person who sees them. Italian origin.
  • Amorita – Little loved in Latin.
  • Anabelle – For cats that are loved by people easily. Latin origin.
  • Analu – Meaning a man in Hawaiian.
  • Anatolio – A cat that is bright, shiny, beautiful and are early risers. Italian origin.
  • Anatoly – Sunrise in Russian.
  • Angela – For cats that are very beautiful and sparkling. Latin origin.
  • Angelina – For cats that are tiny and young; a beautiful name to give your kitten. Italian origin.
  • Angie – For beautiful cats. Latin origin.
  • Anita – For gracious cats. Italian origin.
  • Anka – A name for graceful cats. German origin.
  • Annamaria – A female cat name that reminds you of your girlfriend, mom, child or wife called Mary. Italian origin.
  • Annipe – Daughter of the Nile in Egyptian.
  • Ansel – A cat name that reminds you of God’s protection. German origin.
  • Ant – Cooperative, cocky.
  • Anton – For cats that you were given freely. Latin origin.
  • Antonie – A female cat name for princess cat. German origin.
  • Antonio – Cats that have done extremely great things that are beyond praise. Italian origin.
  • Anya – For gracious cats. Russian origin.
  • Anzac – Acronym for brave Australian troops during World War I.
  • Apple – Sweet, friendly, multi-skilled.
  • Arch – Strict, aggressive, observant, arched body part/marking.
  • Argo – A name with Greek origins meaning “swift”.
  • Ari – Lion in Hebrew.
  • Arick – For honorable cats. German origin.
  • Arlo – Female cat name for beautiful cats. German origin.
  • Arnold – For powerful cats. German origin.
  • Arun – Sun in Burmese.
  • Asa – Born at dawn in Japanese.
  • Asami – Morning beauty in Japanese.
  • Ash – Independent, moody, determined.
  • Asha – This African name works great for any lively, active female cat.
  • Ashanti – The Ashanti were a group of people in what is now modern day Ghana.
  • Aslan – The lion from Chronicles of Narnia.
  • Aspen – Reserved, intelligent, cold, natural leader.
  • Assius – For cats that are very light and can jump from high heights without breaking. Latin origin.
  • Asuka – Tomorrow perfume, fragrance in Japanese.
  • Atlas – Mythological figure who held the world on his shoulders.
  • Audrick – For honorable feline friend. German origin.
  • Augustin – A cat name referring to a revered. Latin origin.
  • Augusto – For cats that are famous and great in the neighborhood. Italian origin.
  • Augustus – For cats that carry themselves with dignity and majesty. Latin origin.
  • Aurelia – For cats that are golden coated. Italian origin.
  • Axel – A male cat name especially for older cats that are calm and peaceful. German origin.
  • Azad – A Persian name that means “free”.
  • Azizi – Precious in Egyptian.

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Cat Names and Meanings - letter B

Cat Names and Meanings - B

  • Bacchus – For cats that produce a loud sound like they are shouting. Latin origin.
  • Bacio – Kiss in Italian.
  • Badare – A cat name referring to a cat that is very meaningful in your house. Italian origin.
  • Badger – A small black mammal with white facial markings. A name for strong and aggressive cats.
  • Baffi – For cats that have some extended fur or hair on their chin forming a mustache-like thing. Italian origin.
  • Bailey – For those who love Irish cream. Origin: Irish.
  • Bala – Strength in Sanskrit/Indian.
  • Balbina – For strong and powerful cats. Latin origin.
  • Baldric – For bold and courageous cats. German origin.
  • Baldwin – For courageous feline friend. German origin.
  • Bambi – For cats that are very young; great name for kittens. Italian origin.
  • Bamey – For brave cats. German origin.
  • Bane – Meaning the long-waited child in Hawaiian.
  • Bao – Precious treasure in Chinese.
  • Bark – Secretive, reserved.
  • Bartram – For glorious cats. German origin.
  • Basil – For cats that are royal and majestic. Latin origin.
  • Bathilde – A female cat name for heroine. German origin.
  • Beau – French in origin, the name Beau means handsome, pretty, or beautiful.
  • Bee – Aggressive, rambunctious, irritable.
  • Beech – Prideful, aggressive, risk-taker.
  • Beetle – Good-natured, independent, hardworking.
  • Belfast – A cat name after this largest city in Northern Ireland.
  • Bella – Italian and/or Latin in origin, Bella means “beautiful.”
  • Benedick – A cat name that describes how blessed you are. Latin origin.
  • Benito – For cats that reminds you how blessed you are. Italian origin.
  • Berkely – A cat name after Birch tree meadow. Origin: Irish.
  • Berlin – A cat name to remind you of an awesome dinner, event, a proposal or anything that happened in the capital of German.
  • Berry – Caring, sweet, moody, cocky.
  • Bianca – For white furred cats. Italian origin.
  • Birch – Good-natured, cooperative.
  • Bird – Graceful, quick, quiet, timid.
  • Bitgaram – The name means a light river in Korean.
  • Black – Stern, mysterious, sly, reserved, black-furred.
  • Blanco – Spanish for white.
  • Blizzard – Aggressive, see Snow.
  • Bloom – Open-minded, see Flower.
  • Blossom – Quick learner, easily changed, kind.
  • Blue – Wise, calm, collected, intelligent, meek, blue-gray furred.
  • Bluebell – Graceful, elegant, traditional.
  • Bomber – Lies in wait to attack you.
  • Bora – A female cat name for an adult cat that was got from a foreign country. Latin origin.
  • Boris – A cat name for a cat that can fight very well. Russian origin.
  • Boss – Likes his own way.
  • Boulder – Firm, stoic, strong, wise, reserved.
  • Bracken – Hardworking, mentally flexible.
  • Bramble – Determined, loyal.
  • Breann – For strong and powerful cats. Origin: Irish.
  • Breeze – Fluffy/scruffy fur, cocky, clever.
  • Briar – Helpful, protective, defensive, independent.
  • Bright – Happy, outgoing, smart or clever, bright-furred.
  • Brigid – A cat that is much disciplined and very virtuous. Origin: Irish.
  • Brindle – Quiet, caring, kind.
  • Bristle – Pushy, strict, stern, spiky fur.
  • Britta – A beautiful name for cool cats. German origin.
  • Broken – Aggressive, independent, grumpy.
  • Bronislava – For cats that protect your home. Russian origin.
  • Brown – Brown furred, a name for calm cats.
  • Brunhilde – For dark-furred and noble cats. German origin.
  • Bruno – For brown-furred cats. German origin.
  • Buckley – A male cat name referring to young cats. Origin: Irish.
  • Buddy – The meaning is: A Rocky Reef. Origin: English.
  • Bumble – Good-natured, kind, easygoing.
  • Buzzard – Fierce, wise, aggressive.

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Cat Names and Meanings - letter C

Cat Names and Meanings - C

  • Cacia – For cats that are very active and vigilant. Origin: Irish.
  • Cadbury – A brand of chocolate.
  • Cadenza – For cats that produces rhythmic sounds. Italian origin.
  • Cadie – For cats that produces melodious sounds. Origin: Irish.
  • Caesar – A cat name that reminds you of Roman Emperors.
  • Cal – For cats that are hairless or have very less hair. Latin origin.
  • Calamity – This is a word meaning “disaster” or “great misfortune”.
  • Caldo – For peaceful and calm cats. Italian origin.
  • Calisto – Female cat name describing cats that are excellently beautiful. Italian origin.
  • Calvin – For hairless cats. Latin origin.
  • Camilla – For cats that have excellent character. Italian origin.
  • Caramella – For candy lovers. Italian origin.
  • Carlo – A cat name that expresses how free we are. German origin.
  • Carlotta – For strong and energetic cats. Italian origin.
  • Carmela – For cats got from the garden. Italian origin.
  • Carney – For cats are victorious in various activities. Origin: Irish.
  • Caroline – A cat that produces a cute voice that is like a melody to you. Latin origin.
  • Cary – A cat is very honest and faithful. Latin origin.
  • Cash – A cat that looks as if it is hollow. Latin origin.
  • Cashel – A cat name after Rock of Cashel. Origin: Irish.
  • Caspar – Ghost cartoon character, Master of the Treasure.
  • Catarina – The name of a cat owned by American author Edgar Allan Poe.
  • Cato – For cats that very wise and quick in learning; they are all knowing. Latin origin.
  • Ceallach – A cat that you got or rescued them from the strife. Origin: Irish.
  • Cecil – For a cat that is blind. Latin origin.
  • Cedar – Quiet, cooperative, intelligent.
  • Celeste – For cats that seem to have come from heavenly because of their beauty. Latin origin.
  • Celt – For a cat that came from Celt. Origin: Irish.
  • Chantelle – It means a song or a stone place in Hawaiian.
  • Chantrea – Moon in Cambodian.
  • Charlie – The meaning is: Man, strong and masculine. Origin: German.
  • Cher Ami – This is a masculine, French phrase that means “dear friend”.
  • Chester – A cat that is a real fortress in your home that keeps away scrawling intruders. Latin origin.
  • Chico – Chico, in Spanish, means “boy” or “lad”.
  • Chieko – Child of intelligence, wisdom in Japanese.
  • Chika – Scattered flowers in Japanese.
  • Chive – Elegant, formal, traditional.
  • Chiyo – One thousand generations in Japanese.
  • Cho – Butterfly in Japanese.
  • Chriselda – For strong and courageous cats. German origin.
  • Chung – Meaning spring in Korean.
  • Cillian – For cats that are always bitter. Origin: Irish.
  • Cinder – Outgoing, secretive.
  • Cira – For brightly shinning cats. Italian origin.
  • Clarence – For brightly furred cats. Latin origin.
  • Clarice – For a cat that is clear or bright. Latin origin.
  • Claw – Strong, aggressive, cocky, sharp-clawed.
  • Clays – For cats that have are usually victorious. German origin.
  • Clem – For cats that are merciful. Latin origin.
  • Cloud – Cocky, graceful, white-furred, fluffy fur.
  • Clover – Reserved, cooperative, lucky.
  • Coamh – For cats that are easily lovable. Origin: Irish.
  • Colla – A cat name for old adult cats. Origin: Irish.
  • Colleem – A female cat name for young cats. Origin: Irish.
  • Cologne – A cat name named after metropolis city in Germany to remind you of something.
  • Colombus – Explorer who discovered the Americas.
  • Conan – A great name for kittens and small cats. Origin: Irish.
  • Cone – Small, shy.
  • Conrad – A cat name after that honest and wise advisor. German origin.
  • Constance – For cats that demonstrate steadfastness. Latin origin.
  • Constantine – For cats that are steadfast despite the difficulties. Latin origin.
  • Copper – A reddish brown metal.
  • Corbin – For those cat owners that love “The Fifth Element” movie. Latin origin.
  • Cork – After this famous city in Ireland.
  • Cormac – For cats that reminds you of your son. Origin: Irish.
  • Corrado – For brave and bold cats. Italian origin.
  • Cosmo – For cats that are orderly in their activities. Italian origin.
  • Creek – Smart, resourceful, quiet, calm, small.
  • Cretino – For cats that have very extreme foolish character. Italian origin.
  • Crooked – Mentally flexible, aggressive, twisted body part.
  • Crouch – Sneaky, mischievous, good hunter.
  • Crow – Aggressive, reserved, secretive, intelligent, blunt.
  • Curl – Curly fur.
  • Curly – Ditzy.
  • Cypress – Snarky, shy.

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Cat Names and Meanings - letter D

Cat Names and Meanings - D

  • Dagmar – A cat name to remind you of that glorious day. German origin.
  • Dai – Great, large in Japanese.
  • Daiki – Great glory/Great nobility in Japanese.
  • Daisy – Kind, caring, pale-furred.
  • Daliah - Daliah, or Dalia, is an African name that means “gentle”.
  • Danbi – It means welcome rain in Korean.
  • Dandelion – Outgoing, playful, kind, positive, gullible, naive.
  • Dapple – Caring, dappled, graceful.
  • Darcy – A great name for black-haired cats. Origin: Irish.
  • Darek – For the love of this talent ruler. German origin.
  • Daria – For cats that have kingly traits. Russian origin.
  • Dark – Dark-furred, aggressive, determined, dark appearance.
  • DaVinci – Renaissance Artist.
  • Dawn – Different, collected, quiet, loyal, light-furred.
  • Deer – Timid, quiet.
  • Deirdre – A female cat name referring to a woman. Origin: Irish.
  • Dell – For honorable cats. German origin.
  • Delmy – For honorable and protective cats. German origin.
  • Demetria – Goddess of harvest and fertility in Greek.
  • Demetrius – For cats that love playing on bare ground; they love earth. Latin origin.
  • Dew – Skilled, intelligent, quiet, light-furred.
  • Dexter – For cats that are black or dark furred. Latin origin.
  • Dick – For cats that are brave and strong. German origin.
  • Divino – A cat name that reminds you of divinity. Italian origin.
  • Doe – Meek.
  • Dolce – A cat name given to refer to sweet cats that have great character. Italian origin.
  • Dominico – A cat name that reminds you that the cat belongs to the lord of the house. Italian origin.
  • Domo – Thank you in Japanese.
  • Donatella – For beautiful cats that are great in every activity; they are superstars. Italian origin.
  • Donatello – For cats that were given as a present to you. Italian origin.
  • Dong – Means east in Korean.
  • Donovan – A male cat name for dark-furred kittens. Origin: Irish.
  • Dooman – Meaning dumpling in Korean.
  • Doraemon – Stray male in Japanese.
  • Dove – Graceful, collected, smart.
  • Doyle – A cat name for a black cat that is not used to your homes. Origin: Irish.
  • Draco – For cats that are red haired; a great name that reminds you of the existence of dragon. Italian origin.
  • Drift – Quiet, reserved, lightweight, distracted.
  • Drizzle – Lightweight, small, shy..
  • Drucilla – For cats with dewy eyes; watery eyes. Latin origin.
  • Dublin – A cat name after the capital city of Ireland.
  • Duck – Quirky, gullible, good swimmer.
  • Dunya – For a cat that usually pleases you every time you look at him or her. Russian origin.
  • Dusk – Intelligent, quiet, courageous.
  • Dust – Aggressive, loyal, hardworking, cocky..
  • Dutch – Means a German.

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Cat Names and Meanings - letter E

Cat Names and Meanings - E

  • Eagle – Regal, independent, cocky.
  • Eavan – For cats that are innocent and playful. Origin: Irish.
  • Ebba – For strong cats. German origin.
  • Echo – Calm, caring, good learner, mimicker, silver-furred.
  • Eckerd – For clean cats. German origin.
  • Edison – American inventor.
  • Edsel – For cats that are honorable and brilliant in various activities. German origin.
  • Eel – Solitary, irritable, sly, aggressive.
  • Eginhrd – For strong cats. German origin.
  • Eiko – Eternal child in Japanese.
  • Eimhin – For cats that are very swift in their activities. Origin: Irish.
  • Ekaterina – Pure in Russian.
  • Ekon – This African name is a great one for a large, male cat because it means strong.
  • Elana – A cat with big eyes like a torch. Latin origin.
  • Elena – For brightly furred cats. Russian origin.
  • Elica – Name given to honorable cats. German origin.
  • Elise – A short version of the beautiful name Elizabeth in Hawaiian.
  • Elly – For cats that are very bright and have big eyes like a torch. Origin: Irish.
  • Elsa – A female cat name of reminding you how your friend Elizabeth is awesome. German origin.
  • Elvira – This name is generally considered to be Latin or Spanish for “truth”.
  • Ema – Some cats looks thoughtful every time, this is their name. German origin.
  • Ember – Independent, brave, reserved.
  • Emelia – For a cat that is easily admired. Latin origin.
  • Emi – Beautiful blessing in Japanese.
  • Emiko – Beautiful blessing child in Japanese.
  • Emma – For cats that are whole and complete. German origin.
  • Ena – A cat name representing fireire. Origin: Irish.
  • Eneki – Meaning avid or eager in Hawaiian.
  • Enrico – For a cat that domineers or rules in the house compared to other cats. Italian origin.
  • Eri – Blessed prize in Japanese.
  • Erin – A cat that was got from a prosperous and a land of abundance. Origin: Irish.
  • Ernesto – For cats that are always serious. Italian origin.
  • Essie – For sparkling cats. Latin origin.
  • Etain – For cats that are very jealous. Origin: Irish.
  • Etana – Name for strong cats in Hawaiian.
  • Etta – For kittens that are beautiful. German origin.
  • Ettore – For a cat that is very loyal despite the circumstances in your home, he or she doesn’t run away. Italian origin.
  • Eurydice – A female cat name after Mythical wife of Aeneas. Latin origin.
  • Eustacia – For adults cats that have are fruitful. Latin origin.
  • Eva – A cat that gives you an inspiration every time you see him or her. Latin origin.
  • Evander – A cat name after benevolent ruler. Latin origin.
  • Evangelina – For cats that brought some good news into your home. Italian origin.
  • Evgen – For cats that were born well. Russian origin.

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Cat Names and Meanings - letter F

Cat Names and Meanings - F

  • Fabian – For cats that are constantly growing, larger and larger. Latin origin.
  • Fairuz – Turquoise in Arabic.
  • Fallon – For cats that are great in being in-charge. Origin: Irish.
  • Fallow – Kind, cooperative.
  • Farfalla – For playful and very beautiful cats. Butterfly in Italian.
  • Fawn – Name for a shy cat.
  • Feather – Naive, graceful, light, calm, swift.
  • Feechi – Feechi is a really cute name with a big meaning. This African name means to worship God.
  • Felix – For cats that are always lucky. Latin origin.
  • Fennel – Firm, calm, collected.
  • Fern – Friendly, kind, quirky, peppy.
  • Ferret – Timid, sneaky.
  • Festus – Latin in origin, this name means “festive” or “joyous”.
  • Fidel – For sincere cats. Latin origin.
  • Fidget – Twitchy, shaky, has seizures.
  • Fin – Carefree, small, friendly.
  • Finch – Smart, easygoing, outgoing.
  • Finley – A male cat name referring to a hero. Origin: Irish.
  • Finn – For young cats that are great fighters. Origin: Irish.
  • Finnegan – For white cats. Origin: Irish.
  • Fionn – A male cat name for handsome cats. Origin: Irish.
  • Fire – Fierce, passionate, bold, loyal.
  • Flail – Has seizures.
  • Flame – Collected, see Fire.
  • Flash – Bold, energetic, brash, bright fur, see Strike.
  • Flax – Thin, cautious, collected, intelligent.
  • Flint – Calm, collected, intelligent, standoffish.
  • Florentina – For beautiful and pretty cats. Italian origin.
  • Florian – For cats that are productive yet beautiful. Latin origin.
  • Flower – Graceful, collected, kind, good-natured.
  • Fly – Energetic, small, nagging.
  • Fox – Outgoing, cocky, clever or smart.
  • Frankfurt – For the love of this old city in the central German.
  • Franz – A cat name expressing freedom. German origin.
  • Frau – A female cat name for Mrs.. German origin.
  • Freckle – Shy, quirky, optimistic, dappled/spotted.
  • Freckles – Small brown spots on the skin.
  • Frieda – For peaceful or joyful cats. German origin.
  • Frimunt – Name for excellent and honorable cats. German origin.
  • Fringe – Standoffish, reserved, ragged fur, spiky fur.
  • Fritz – A great name for calm and peaceful cats. German origin.
  • Fritzi – For peaceful and calm cats. German origin.
  • Frog – Cooperative, see Toad.
  • Frond – Playful, friendly, sweet.
  • Fros – Cold, solitary, caring, white-furred.
  • Fuku – Lucky in Japanese.
  • Fumiko – Child of abundant beauty in Japanese.
  • Fumio – Scholarly hero in Japan.
  • Furze – Quirky, bold, friendly.
  • Fuzzy – Fluffy or scruffy fur.

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Cat Names and Meanings - letter G

Cat Names and Meanings - G

  • Gabriel – In the Bible, Gabriel and Michael are the only two angels mentioned by their names.
  • Gael – For cats that have their origin from Irish.
  • Galina – For calm and quiet cats. Russian origin.
  • Gallagher – A cat that is helpful or crucial in your home. Origin: Irish.
  • Galway – A cat name after this city in West Ireland.
  • Gandalf – The wizard in Lord of the Rings.
  • Garan – For cats that are protective and great guardians. German origin.
  • Geishav – A professional entertainer in Japanese.
  • Gemma – For those cats that are very precious, expensive and attractive. Italian origin.
  • German – For cats that have a German origin.
  • Ginkgo – A large shade tree in Japanese.
  • Giovanni – A cat name that reminds you that God is gracious. Italian origin.
  • Glasnevin – A cat name after the neighbor of Dublin. Origin: Irish.
  • Glenda – For those cats that are clean and righteous. Origin: Irish.
  • Gobinet – A cat that brought joy to you and your family. Origin: Irish.
  • Golden – Passionate, bold, outgoing, golden-furred.
  • Goose – Grumpy, rude/intrusive, delusional.
  • Gorman – For cats that are blue-eyed or name given to cats whose owner’s favorite color is blue. Origin: Irish.
  • Gormly – A cat that is always gloomy and sad. Origin: Irish.
  • Gorse – Hardworking, dependable, reserved.
  • Goya – Wild cat in South African.
  • Grass – Straightforward, open.
  • Gravel – Grumpy, quiet, sketchy, pessimistic, strong.
  • Gray – Gray-furred.
  • Greta – For the cats that are very precious to you. German origin.
  • Gretchen – A cat name that’s like a precious pearl to you. German origin.
  • Guinness – For those who love this famous beer in the world. Origin: Irish.
  • Gull – Loud, intrusive, sarcastic, snarky.
  • Gunther – Great name for cats that love fighting and has constant battles with others. German origin.

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Cat Names and Meanings - letter H

Cat Names and Meanings - H

  • Hadrian – For cats that are dark-haired. Latin origin.
  • Haiku – A form of Japanese poetry in Japanese.
  • Hail – Tolerant, reserved, tough.
  • Half – Good name for an easygoing cat.
  • Hamburg – For the love of this city which is the second largest city in German.
  • Hamisi – Thursday’s child in Somalian.
  • Hana – Flower in Japanese (one of the most popular names in Japan).
  • Hanako – Flower child in Japanese.
  • Haneul – Heaving, sky in Korean.
  • Hani – Meaning adopt or lucky in Hawaiian.
  • Hans – Gift from God in German.
  • Hare – Swift, small.
  • Haru – Spring in Japanese. Also means day in Korean.
  • Haruki – A spring time tree in Japanese.
  • Haruko – Child of the spring season in Japanese.
  • Haruna – Spring vegetables in Japanese.
  • Haruto – Sun flying in Japanese.
  • Hawk – Fierce, aggressive, strong, smart, good eyes.
  • Hay – Lazy, carefree, eccentric, friendly.
  • Hazel – Kind, friendly, hazel-furred.
  • Hea – Means grace in Korean.
  • Heather – Smart, determined, loyal, bold.
  • Heavy – Heavy, tall, large, strong.
  • Hee – Means brightness in Korean.
  • Hei – Meaning wisdom in Korean.
  • Heidi – For cats belonging to a noble kin. German origin.
  • Helga – For cats that look clean and holy. German origin.
  • Heron – Calm, gentle, organized, positive.
  • Hickory - Open, stern.
  • Hilary – For cats that are very cheerful and playful. Latin origin.
  • Hilda – For cats that like having battles with others. German origin.
  • Hina – Sun vegetables in Japanese.
  • Hinata – Sunflower / facing towards the sun in Japanese.
  • Hiolair – A cat that is happy always. Origin: Irish.
  • Hiro – Generous in Japanese.
  • Hiwakea – For black and white cats in Hawaiian.
  • Ho – Meaning goodness in Korean.
  • Hollow – Gullible, friendly, determined, light, weak.
  • Holly – Bold, fierce, loyal, determined.
  • Honcho – Leader in Japanese.
  • Honey – Sweet, friendly, kind, hazel or pale brown-furred.
  • Hoot – Playful, energetic.
  • Hop – Energetic, good jumper.
  • Horace – For cats that are always timely in their waking up, eating and sleeping. Italian origin.
  • Hoshi – Star in Japanese.
  • Hula – This is Hawaiian Dance, so it is a great name for a pet that loves to move.
  • Hwan – For bright cats in Korean.

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Cat Names and Meanings - letter I

Cat Names and Meanings - I

  • Ice – Aggressive.
  • Ichiro – First son in Japanese.
  • Iggy – A cat name for those cats that have fiery eyes. Latin origin.
  • Imani – This African name means “faith”.
  • Inama – Wild animals in Zambian.
  • Indra – God of rain and thunder in Sanskrit/Indian.
  • Indy – Indiana Jones.
  • Iolana – Meaning soaring hawk in Hawaiian.
  • Ira – This name means “watchful” in Hebrew.
  • Irina – For cats that are calm and peaceful. Russian origin.
  • Islen – For cats that have very sharp and acute vision. Origin: Irish.
  • Italia – For those who love Italy.
  • Ivan – To remind you the grace of God. Russian origin.
  • Ivana – God is gracious in Czech.
  • Ivy – Solitary, determined, secretive, smart or clever.
  • Izzy – A shortened form of “Isabel”.

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Cat Names and Meanings - letter J

Cat Names and Meanings - J

  • Jack – The meaning is: God is Forgiving or God’s gracious gift. Origin: English.
  • Jameson – For the lovers of Jameson Irish whiskey.
  • Jamila – This African name means “beautiful”.
  • Jasmin – Meaning flower in Hawaiian.
  • Jasper – Meaning: The name means “spotted or speckled stone” and is derived from Greek iaspis. Origin: Greek.
  • Javiera – Owner of the house in Spanish.
  • Jay – Intelligent, collected.
  • Jiro – Second son in Japanese.
  • Judo – Martial art form in Japanese.
  • Jump – Good jumper, hyperoptimistic.
  • Jun – Obedient in Japanese.
  • June – A cat name that reminds you of what happened in June. Latin origin.
  • Jung – Meaning righteousness in Korean.
  • Juniper – Reserved, quiet, meek, sweet.
  • Juro – Tenth son in Japanese.

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Cat Names and Meanings - letter K

Cat Names and Meanings - K

  • Kabuki – Japanese dance/drama.
  • Kaelyn – Meaning meadow in Hawaiian.
  • Kagen – A cat that is very creative and a great thinker. Origin: Irish.
  • Kai – Meaning rejoice or celebration in Hawaiian.
  • Kaiko – Meaning stormy sea in Hawaiian.
  • Kaimi – Meaning baby in Hawaiian.
  • Kaipo – He or she is your sweetheart in Hawaiian.
  • Kaiser – For cats that are leaders. German origin.
  • Kaito – Ocean flying in Japanese.
  • Kala – Meaning black in color in Hawaiian.
  • Kalara – For brightly furred cats. Latin origin.
  • Kale – Meaning bright in Hawaiian.
  • Kali – Kali is a powerful name for a female cat. This African name means “energetic”. Also Black in Hindu.
  • Kameko – Longevity in Japanese.
  • Kamilah – Perfect in Egyptian.
  • Kana – Given to express how powerful your cat is in Hawaiian.
  • Kapu – Means beware in Hawaiian, if you want others to know your cat is around.
  • Karima – Generous and noble in Arabic.
  • Katashi – Firm in Japanese.
  • Kathalina – For cats that are very clean and pure. Italian origin.
  • Katsu – Victory in Japanese.
  • Katsumi – Self-controlled in Japanese.
  • Katya – For pure and blameless cats. Russian origin.
  • Katze – The German name for cat.
  • Kawaii – Meaning the water in Hawaiian.
  • Kazuko – Child of harmony in Japanese.
  • Kazumi – Harmonious beauty in Japanese.
  • Kea – For a cat that reminds you to always rejoice. Latin origin.
  • Keely – For cats that are beautiful. Origin: Irish.
  • Kei – Lucky, fortunate in Japanese.
  • Keiki – A great Hawaiian name for a companion pet.
  • Keiko – Blessed child/respectful child in Japanese.
  • Kelani – Meaning heaven in Hawaiian.
  • Kelsey – A cat that is brave and bold. Origin: Irish.
  • Ken – Healthy and strong in Japanese.
  • Kenichi – Strong, healthy first son in Japanese.
  • Kenji – Strong, healthy second son in Japanese.
  • Kenshin – Modest truthful in Japanese.
  • Kenta – Large strong, healthy in Japanese.
  • Keola – Meaning the life in Hawaiian.
  • Keone – Best for kitten meaning little rascal in Hawaiian.
  • Kestrel – Mentally flexible, hardworking, smart.
  • Kieli – Means heavenly garden in Hawaiian.
  • Kiko – Chronical child in Japanese.
  • Kikokiko – Hawaiian name for speckled cats.
  • Kimi – Noble in Japanese.
  • Kimiko – Empress child in Japanese.
  • Kin – Gold in Japanese.
  • Kink – Slightly twisted/disabled body part.
  • Kioko – Happy child in Japanese.
  • Kira – For cats that are dark. Origin: Irish.
  • Kkulbbangi – It means seeming delicious in Korean.
  • Koa – For those brave or fearless cats in Hawaiian.
  • Kobe – A city in Japan in Japanese.
  • Kohana – Small flower in Japanese.
  • Koji – Shining second son in Japanese.
  • Koko – A common and popular short form of many names in Japanese.
  • Koto – Japanese harp in Japanese.
  • Kouta – Great peace in Japanese.
  • Krishna – An Indian Divinity.
  • Kulani – Meaning reveal heaven in Hawaiian.
  • Kumiko – Long-time beautiful child in Japanese.
  • Kunio – Country man in Japanese.
  • Kuro – Ninth son in Japanese (popular male Japanese cat name).
  • Kwan – For only strong cats in Korean.
  • Kyo – Cooperation in Japanese.
  • Kyoko – Respectful child in Japanese.
  • Kyon – This name means brightness in Korean.

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Cat Names and Meanings - letter L

Cat Names and Meanings - L

  • Lake – The Hawaiian name means tame.
  • Lani – Meaning heavenly in Hawaiian.
  • Lanikai – Means heavenly sea in Hawaiian.
  • Larch – Timid, calm, gentle, soft-spoken.
  • Lark – Bold, open, kind, outgoing, friendly.
  • Leaf – Collected, quiet, smart, gentle, caring.
  • Lencho – Lion in Ethiopian and Kenyan.
  • Lennox – Eurythmics member Annie Lennox.
  • Lento – For cats that do their things slowly from waking up to walking. Italian origin.
  • Leo – The meaning is: Lion. Origin: Latin.
  • Leona – For brave and strong cats. Italian origin.
  • Leopard – Pushy, bold, loyal.
  • Letty – For cats that usually brings a smile on your face, great joy or gladness. Latin origin.
  • Lev – For the brave and strong cats. It means lion. Russian origin.
  • Lia – For cats that brought some good news to you. Origin: Irish.
  • Liam – For cats that are very brave and great warriors. Origin: Irish.
  • Lichen – Meek, curled or matted fur.
  • Licorice – A black colored candy.
  • Liesel – A cat name to remind you that you of a certain oath you made. German origin.
  • Liffy – A cat name after the river that flows through Dublin. Origin: Irish.
  • Light – Collected, see Bright.
  • Lightning – Sneaky, swift, solitary, smart, bright-furred.
  • Lilja – Lily in Finnish.
  • Lilo – For generous cats in Hawaiian.
  • Lily – Gentle, caring, graceful.
  • Limerick – For old cats after the ancient Irish city.
  • Lina – For cats that are at a tender age. Latin origin.
  • Lion – Bold, regal, wise, strong, loyal, cooperative.
  • Little – Small, shy.
  • Lizard – Grumpy, straightforward, down to earth.
  • Loco – In Spanish “Loco” means crazy.
  • Log – Tough, brutish, strong, reserved, hardworking.
  • Loki – Norse god of mischief.
  • Lona – For those cats that are very precious, beautiful and expensive. Origin: Irish.
  • Long – Loyal, gullible, long body part.
  • Loud – Loud, bold, outgoing, bright, loyal.
  • Lucia – For cats that are bright and light. Italian origin.
  • Lucky – Happiness and having good luck.
  • Lugh – A cat that is excellent in war. Origin: Irish.
  • Luigi – For cats that are great in war and fights. Italian origin.
  • Lulu – This sweet name is great for a female cat. This African name means “pearl”.
  • Lux – For cats that are bright and very light. Latin origin.

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Cat Names and Meanings - letter M

Cat Names and Meanings - M

  • Macushla – A great name for a very darling cat to you. Origin: Irish.
  • Maeko – Honest child in Japanese.
  • Maggot – Irritable, grumpy.
  • Maha – This African name means “beautiful eyes”.
  • Mai – Brightness in Japanese.
  • Maia – Goddess of spring in Greek.
  • Maiko – Child of dance in Japanese.
  • Mairea – Cats that are very precious and beautiful to you. Origin: Irish.
  • Maki – True hope in Japanese.
  • Maksim – For cats that are big in size and basically greater than the rest. Russian origin.
  • Mal – A cat name meant to honor it as a chief in your home. Origin: Irish.
  • Malea – Hawaiian name for Mary.
  • Malean – Expresses the aspect of bitterness in Hawaiian.
  • Mali – For calm cats in Hawaiian.
  • Malia – For calm cats in Hawaiian.
  • Mallow – Blunt, kind.
  • Mambo – For those who love this type of a Latin dance. Latin origin.
  • Mami – True beauty in Japanese.
  • Mana – For powerful cats in Hawaiian. It means supernatural force. Also Love in Japanese.
  • Mao – Dance cherry blossom in Japanese. It also means Cat in Korean.
  • Maple – Determined, skilled, strict, sweet.
  • Marigold – Friendly, kind.
  • Mariko – True village child in Japanese.
  • Marina – For a cat that was got from marine or from the sea. Russian origin.
  • Mario – A cat name of Italian origin.
  • Marrone – For cats that are brownish. Italian origin.
  • Marsh – Caring, curious, collected, kind, quirky, grumpy.
  • Marta – A name after a lady. German origin.
  • Maru – Round in Japanese.
  • Masa – Just / True in Japanese.
  • Masi – Nickname of Masayori in Japanese.
  • Mattone – For cats that are very sturdy and firm. Italian origin.
  • Maus – For small sized cats. German origin.
  • Mausebar – A cute name for medium-sized cats. German origin.
  • Mave – A female cat name for a cat that was got in the season of joy. Origin: Irish.
  • Max – The meaning is: A Salmon Basin or large spring. Origin: Latin.
  • Meadow – Kind, friendly, outgoing, open, has many pelt colors.
  • Meara – A cat that is always happy and merry. Origin: Irish.
  • Mee – For a cat that has outstanding beauty in Korean.
  • Meka – A great Hawaiian name for a big-eyed pet.
  • Mele – The name means a song in Hawaiian.
  • Meli – Meaning honey in Hawaiian.
  • Merlin – Magician that taught King Arthur.
  • Merry – A name of Old English origin, Merry means “joyful” or “lighthearted”.
  • Messina – For cats that are middle-born. Latin origin.
  • Mi – Beauty in Japanese.
  • Michi – Pathway in Japanese.
  • Michiko – Righteous way in Japanese.
  • Midge – Small, shy, intrusive, annoying.
  • Miho – Protected, guaranteed beauty in Japanese.
  • Mika – Beautiful fragrance in Japanese.
  • Miki – For quick or nimble cats in Hawaiian.
  • Miku – Beautiful sky in Japanese.
  • Milani – Meaning caress in Hawaiian.
  • Milk – Kind, forgiving, motherly, white-furred.
  • Min – The name means clever in Korean.
  • Minako – Beautiful child in Japanese.
  • Minnow – Timid, quiet, introverted.
  • Mint – Logical, intelligent, friendly, open, light fur.
  • Mio – Beautiful cherry blossom in Japanese.
  • Misaki – Beautiful blossom in Japanese.
  • Mischa – A cat name exalting the uniqueness of God. German origin.
  • Mist – Organized, see Misty.
  • Mistle – Gracious, loving, careful, precise, manipulative, silver-furred.
  • Misty – Kind, cooperative, smart, collected, silver-furred.
  • Mole – Laid back, easygoing.
  • Momo – Peach in Japanese (one of the most popular Japanese cat names).
  • Moon – It means learned in Korean.
  • Morgan – A cat that was got around the sea region and is a great fighter. Origin: Irish.
  • Moriko – Child of the forest in Japanese.
  • Morning – Kind, peaceful, caring.
  • Moses – Led the Jews out of Egypt.
  • Moss – Quirky, curious, meek, caring.
  • Mossy – See Moss.
  • Moth – Secretive, kind, quiet, meek.
  • Mottle – Cranky, irritable, cleve, mottled fur.
  • Mouse – Loyal, pushy, quiet.
  • Mud – Fluffy or scruffy fur, outgoing, curious, strong, aggressive.
  • Mukhtar – Chosen in Arabic.
  • Mumble – Quiet, grumpy.
  • Munich – For the love of this city in the southern region of German.
  • Muriel – For bright cats. Origin: Irish.
  • Murine – For cats that are a beloved to you. Origin: Irish.
  • Murphy – A cat that was got from and a great warrior. Origin: Irish.

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Cat Names and Meanings - letter N

Cat Names and Meanings - N

  • Nailah – This African name means “successful” and could work for any strong-willed female cat.
  • Nami – Wave in Japanese.
  • Nana – Seven in Japanese.
  • Nao – Docile/Honest in Japanese.
  • Naomi – Honest beautiful in Japanese.
  • Natasha – For cats that are viewed with honor as lords. Russian origin.
  • Nectar – Sweet, optimistic, outspoken, knowledgeable, kind, delicate.
  • Needle – Aggressive, sly, energetic, spiky fur, sharp claws/teeth.
  • Nettle – Calm, aggressive, loyal.
  • Newt – Cooperative, logical, quiet.
  • Niall – A cat name meaning victor. Origin: Irish.
  • Night – Calm, smart, sneaky, skilled, dark-furred.
  • Nigra – For black cats. Latin origin.
  • Nina – A cat name for small-sized cats. Russian origin.
  • Ninja – Mercenary agents in Japanese.
  • Nintendo – Leave luck to heaven in Japanese.
  • Noah – This name is derived from a Hebrew word meaning “comfort”.
  • Nobu – Faith in Japanese.
  • Nori – To rule in Japanese.
  • Noriko – Lawful child in Japanese.
  • Norio – Lawful man in Japanese.
  • Nut - Good-natured, gullible, see Acorn.

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Cat Names and Meanings - letter O

Cat Names and Meanings - O

  • Oak – Carefree, loyal, cooperative.
  • Oat – Friendly, open, laid-back.
  • Occhi – For cats that are big-eyed. Italian origin.
  • Odd – Strange, delusional, deformed.
  • Ode – This African name means “born on the road during travel”.
  • Oki – Middle of the ocean in Japanese.
  • Olga – For cats that are holy and clean in nature. Russian origin.
  • Olimpia – A cat name from Olympus. Italian origin.
  • Olive – Determined, moody, skilled.
  • Oliver – The meaning is: Elf Army, or symbol of Peace. Origin: French.
  • Olya – For cats that are welcoming and loving. Russian origin.
  • Oral – A female cat name referring to those cats that are pretty and beautiful. Origin: Irish.
  • Oreo – A chocolate cookie with white filling.
  • Oro – Gold in Spanish/Italian.
  • Ottavia – A cat name that reminds you the date you were born, on eighth. Italian origin.
  • Otter – Calm, graceful, outgoing, loyal.
  • Otto – For cats that brought some wealth to your family. German origin.
  • Owl – Intelligent, logical, reserved, mysterious, good fighter, good hunter.

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Cat Names and Meanings - letter P

Cat Names and Meanings - P

  • Padraigin – For noble cats. Origin: Irish.
  • Pale – Sarcastic, impatient, stoic, gentle, pale fur.
  • Panya – Mouse in Kiswahili.
  • Parsley – Spunky, rash, playful.
  • Patch – A shield worn over one eye, associated with pirates.
  • Patton – Military hero of World War II.
  • Pavel – For humble cats. Russian origin.
  • Pazzo – For cats that are just crazy. Italian origin.
  • Pear – Kind, quirky, meek, cooperative.
  • Pebble – Naive, quirky, sweet, outgoing.
  • Pelo – For cats that are hairyv
  • Perch – Good balance, graceful.
  • Petal – Like Flower. Graceful, collected, kind, good-natured.
  • Pia – A great name for very naughty cats. Italian origin.
  • Picante – For cats that love food that spicy or flavored. Italian origin.
  • Pierve – For hardy cats. Origin: Irish.
  • Pietra – For cats that are firm and hardy. Italian origin.
  • Pigeon – Clumsy, gullible, cooperative.
  • Pigro – For very lazy cats. Italian origin.
  • Pike – Cocky, daring, fierce, aggressive, bold.
  • Pine – Smart, calm, careful.
  • Pineki – A good Hawaiian name for a smaller pet.
  • Pirate – A patch is often associated with pirates.
  • Plum – Quirky, easygoing, quick learner.
  • Pod – Cooperative, conformist, small, naive.
  • Polina – For small-bodied cats. Russian origin.
  • Pool – Small, quiet, see Lake.
  • Poppy – Kind, calm, friendly, good-natured.
  • Portia – For cats that love staying at the doorway. Latin origin.
  • Pounce – Good jumper, playful, good hunter.
  • Prato – A cat name after this town in Italy.
  • Prickle – Cranky, impatient, negative, spiky fur.
  • Prima – This is a great name for the first cat that you got. Latin origin.
  • Primrose – Elegant.
  • Priscilla – For cats that are old in age. Latin origin.
  • Priya – Love in Sanskrit/Indian
  • Puddle – Outgoing, curious, see Pool.
  • Punahele – Hawaiian name for your favorite cat.

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Cat Names and Meanings - letter Q

Cat Names and Meanings - Q

  • Quail – Hardworking, loyal.
  • Quick – Clever, witty.
  • Quinn – For cats that are very intelligent. Origin: Irish.
  • Quorra – For cats that are beautiful and good-hearted. Italian origin.

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Cat Names and Meanings - letter R

Cat Names and Meanings - R

  • Rabbit – Like Hare, swift and small.
  • Rachele – For young cats that are innocent, playful and very pretty. Italian origin.
  • Raegan – For impulsive cats. Origin: Irish.
  • Rafferty – A great name for cats that prosperous in everything. Origin: Irish.
  • Ragged – Scruffy fur, aggressive, solitary.
  • Rain – Calm, quiet, playful, friendly.
  • Ranalt – For cat that are very charming harming. Origin: Irish.
  • Rangsey – Seven colors in Cambodian.
  • Rasputin – A cat name to remind you of a Russian historic character. Russian origin.
  • Rat – Irritable, aggressive, sneaky.
  • Raven – Timid, smart.
  • Red – Loyal, strong, brave, logical, reddish fur.
  • Reed – Calm, intelligent, reserved.
  • Regina – A female cat name for adult cats that behave like a queen. Latin origin.
  • Rei – Spirit in Japanese.
  • Reiko – Courteous child in Japanese.
  • Ren – Lotus / love in Japanese.
  • Renaldo – Ruler in Spanish.
  • Renata – A cat name that reminds you of a new beginning in your life. Italian origin.
  • Rhine – A cat name to remind you of a river running through German.
  • Rhys – A male cat name meaning adoration. Origin: Irish.
  • Rika – True fragrance in Japanese.
  • Rin – Dignified in Japanese.
  • Rina – Jasmine in Japanese.
  • Rio – Village cherry blossom in Japanese.
  • Ripple – Quiet, careful, light, reserved, silver tabby, bluish fur.
  • Roberto – For cats that are very famous. Italian origin.
  • Robin – Hardworking, kind.
  • Rocco – For cats that are basically lazy and love resting. Italian origin.
  • Rock – For cats that love resting a lot.
  • Rolf – For brave and famous cats. German origin.
  • Romano – A cat got from Rome. Italian origin.
  • Romanov – A cat name after Dynasty of Russian czars.
  • Rook – Ambitious, hardworking, reserved.
  • Rory – For cats that are fiery and very domineering. Origin: Irish.
  • Rosalie – For cats that are very beautiful. Italian origin.
  • Rosalyn – Female cat name for beautiful cats. Origin: Irish.
  • Rose – Gentle, caring, quiet, reserved, kind, graceful.
  • Rowan – Cooperative, kind.
  • Rubble – Grumpy, short-tempered.
  • Ruby – For cats that are precious like a jewel. Latin origin.
  • Ruggiero – For cats that are great warriors. Italian origin.
  • Rush – Clumsy, swift.
  • Russet – Determined, bold, reddish fur.
  • Ruwa – Beauty in Arabic.
  • Rye – Quiet, logical.
  • Ryo – Refreshing, cool.
  • Ryu – Dragon in Japanese.

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Cat Names and Meanings - letter S

Cat Names and Meanings - S

  • Sabastian – Meaning revered in Hawaiian.
  • Sabine – German form of Sabrina.
  • Sabra – Patient in Egyptian.
  • Sage – Collected, calm, reserved.
  • Sake – An alcoholic drink made from rice in Japanese.
  • Sakeen – Means calm in Turkish, and most probably same meaning in Arabic, too. 
  • Saki – Blossom of hope in Japanese.
  • Sakura – Cherry blossom in Japanese (one of the most popular Japanese names for cats).
  • Salvatore – For cats that saved your child from poisonous cobra that had come in the house. Italian origin.
  • Sam (Sammy) – The meaning is: Heard by God. Origin: Hebrew.
  • Samurai – Military nobility in Japanese.
  • Sandy – Skilled, pushy, moody, optimistic, silly.
  • Sang – Meaning forever in Korean.
  • Saoirse – A cat name that reminds of the freedom. Origin: Irish.
  • Sasha – For cats that are great defenders. Russian origin.
  • Satoko – Wise child in Japanese.
  • Satomi – Beautiful and wise in Japanese.
  • Sauerkraut – A cat name for fermented Cabbage food. German origin.
  • Schatz – For cats that are precious and a treasure to you. German origin.
  • Schnitzel – For the lovers of this meat dish. German origin.
  • Schnucki – For cats that are attractive. German origin.
  • Scorch – Like Flame, fierce, passionate, bold and loyal.
  • Sedge – Pushy, reserved.
  • Seed – Small, intelligent, logical, analytic.
  • Senkima – Monkey in Ugandan.
  • Serena – A great name for a calm cat. Latin origin.
  • Sergey – For cats that are great shepherds. Russian origin.
  • Seulgi – Means wisdom in Korean.
  • Shade – Sneaky.
  • Shadow – Dark image cast by an object blocking the sun’s rays.
  • Shaka – It is an Hawaiian expression meaning hello or goodbye.
  • Shamrock – A great name of a cat representing the national symbol of Ireland.
  • Shanna – A cat that is wiser than his or her peers. Origin: Irish.
  • Sharp – Aggressive, strict, sharp body part, good fighter.
  • Sheena – A cat name that every day reminds you of the Grace of God. Origin: Irish.
  • Sheep – Oblivious, hazy, sweet, anxious, conformist.
  • Shell – Reserved, determined, calm, shy.
  • Sheridan – For cats that behave wildly. Origin: Irish.
  • Shimmer – Shy, optimistic, open, bright-furred.
  • Shin – Belief in Japanese.
  • Shining – Optimistic, hopeful, kind, outgoing, glossy fur.
  • Shiro – Fourth son in Japanese (one of the most common names).
  • Sho – To fly in Japanese.
  • Shona – This African name means “one who brings happiness”.
  • Shouta – Big flying in Japanese.
  • Shred – Scarred, good fighter, aggressive, patchy fur.
  • Shrew – Meek, quiet, mentally flexible, level-headed.
  • Siegfried – For conqueror or victorious cats. German origin.
  • Silver – Graceful, calm, silver-furred.
  • Simba – The meaning is: Lion. Origin: Swahili.
  • Sinead – A great name to remind you that you are forgiven. Origin: Irish.
  • Siobhan – A cat name that remind you of the Grace of God. Origin: Irish.
  • Siri – Tiger in Nigerian.
  • Sky – Open, quirky, loyal.
  • Slate – Reserved, good fighter.
  • Slava – For the cats that have a glorious appearance. Russian origin.
  • Sleek – Smooth fur.
  • Slight – Quiet, timid, shy, reserved, faded markings.
  • Sloe – Quiet, hardworking, gentle, brave.
  • Small – Small body part.
  • Smoke – Solitary, irritable, secretive.
  • Smokey – The meaning is: Smokey, as the result of being on fire. Smokey is also associated with a grey hazy color.
  • Snail – Slow, lazy.
  • Snake – Like Adder. Aggressive, loyal.
  • Sneeze – Has allergies.
  • Snip – Stumpy tail, chopped off body part.
  • Snook – Cooperative, complacent, care-free.
  • Snow – Kind, quiet, smart.
  • Soft – Innocent, kind, gentle, soft fur.
  • Song – Loud, graceful.
  • Soot – Loyal, good-natured.
  • Sora – Sky in Japanese (one of the most common).
  • Sorrel – Caring, motherly, kind.
  • Spark – Determined, skilled, fierce, passionate.
  • Sparrow – Calm, intelligent, cooperative..
  • Spatzle – For the lovers of this meal made of egg noodle. German origin.
  • Speckle – Caring, protective, speckled.
  • Spider – Reserved, sneaky, lightweight/small/thin.
  • Spike – Moody, short-tempered, spiky fur.
  • Splash – Energetic, optimistic, determined, great name for good swimmer.
  • Spot(ted) – Calm, kind, small, spotted fur.
  • Squirrel – Outgoing, energetic.
  • Stag – Pushy, firm, strong.
  • Starling – Skilled, pushy.
  • Stefano – For cats that are very funny. Italian origin.
  • Stella – For cats that are great in almost everything. Latin origin.
  • Stem – Tall, thin, intelligent, kind.
  • Stoat – Kind, cooperative.
  • Stone – Intelligent, see Rock.
  • Storm – Skilled, strong, determined, gray-furred.
  • Strike – Sly, swift, good fighter, impulsive, cocky.
  • Stumpy – Broken body part, short tail.
  • Suk – Meaning rock in Korean.
  • Suki – Beloved in Japanese.
  • Sumiko – Child of clarity in Japanese.
  • Sumo – Japanese wrestling.
  • Sun – Outgoing, bright, bright furred.
  • Sung – Meaning successor in Korean.
  • Sunny – Open, organized, see Sun.
  • Surfy – The name means just wanted in Hawaiian.
  • Sushi – A bite-sized Japanese food in Japanese.
  • Suzu – Bell in Japanese.
  • Suzuki – Bell tree in Japanese.
  • Svetlana – A cat that is famous and popular. Russian origin.
  • Swallow – Intelligent, curious, reserved.
  • Sweet – Sweet, kind.
  • Sybil – A cat name that reminds you of that fortune teller. Origin: Irish.
  • Sylvester – This is a Latin name meaning “wooded” or “from the forest”.

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Cat Names and Meanings - letter T

Cat Names and Meanings - T

  • Tabasco – Spicy sauce made from red peppers.
  • Tabitha – This is an Aramaic word for “gazelle,” but also means “beauty” or “grace” in Hebrew.
  • Taka – Honorable in Japanese.
  • Tall – Tall, intelligent, cooperative.
  • Talon – Good fighter, hooked claws, reserved, intelligent, aggressive.
  • Tangle – Unlucky, clumsy, curly fur, matted fur.
  • Tansy – Sweet, optimistic, bouncy.
  • Taro – Large son in Japanese.
  • Tau – This African name means “lion”. It is a strong name for a male cat, particularly one with more golden coloring.
  • Tawny – Kind, quirky, tawny fur.
  • Teagan – For beautiful cats. Origin: Irish.
  • Tenero – A great name for a young cat. Italian origin.
  • Terra – For cats that love sleeping on the ground or earth. Latin origin.
  • Thalia – Blooming in Greek.
  • The Boss – Bruce Springsteen.
  • Thistle – Aggressive, solitary, sly, energetic.
  • Thorn – Fierce, see Bracken.
  • Thrift – Graceful, tall, resourceful.
  • Thrush – Mentally flexible, good-natured.
  • Thunder – Skilled, cooperative, strong, aggressive.
  • Tiger – Fierce, strong.
  • Tigger – The meaning is: Cute cat.
  • Timber – Standoffish, tough, reserved, wise.
  • Tito – For giant-big cats. Italian origin.
  • Toad – Cooperative, good-hearted, carefree.
  • Todi – For powerful and strong cats. Italian origin.
  • Tomiko – Child of wealth, fortune in Japanese.
  • Torn – Aggressive, wise, torn body part.
  • Toro – A male cat name for strong, furious, and serious cats. Italian origin.
  • Torta – A cat name that reminds you of this Italian cake.
  • Toshi – Wise in Japanese.
  • Toshiko – Clever child in Japanese.
  • Trout – Cocky, good swimmer.
  • Trudi – For strong and fat cats. German origin.
  • Tumble - Eager, playful, clumsy.
  • Twig – Small, thin, weak, loving.
  • Twiga – Giraffe in Kiswahili.

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Cat Names and Meanings - letter U

Cat Names and Meanings - U

  • Ualtar – For cats that are great fighters. Origin: Irish.
  • Uffa – For a cat that always brings a sigh of distress to you because of their bad character. Italian origin.
  • Ugo – Eagle in Nigerian.
  • Ukukani – Meaning heavenly inspiration in Hawaiian.
  • Ulani – For cats that give heavenly inspiration in Hawaiian.
  • Ulrich – Ruling wolf in German.
  • Uma – Second daughter in Nigerian.
  • Ursula – Awesome name for a female cat that look like a bear to you. German origin.

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Cat Names and Meanings - letter V

Cat Names and Meanings - V

  • Valentina – For cats that rarely get sick; a name for healthy cats. Latin origin.
  • Valery – For strong cats. Russian origin.
  • Victoria – For cats that are triumphant in various activities like fight, hard situations etc.. Latin origin.
  • Vienna – A cat name to remind you of your origin if you came from this city which is a German-speaking country in Austria.
  • Viktor – A cat name for conquerors. Russian origin.
  • Vine – Sly, sarcastic, cunning.
  • Viola – For cats that are violet in color. Latin origin.
  • Violet – Graceful, kind, reserved, lilac furred.
  • Vixen – Reserved, independent, see Fox.
  • Vlad – A female or male cat name for those cats that dominate. Russian origin.
  • Vladimir – A male cat name for those admirable cats. Russian origin.
  • Vole – Aggressive, jittery.
  • Volpe – For cats that resemble a fox. Italian origin.

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Cat Names and Meanings - letter W

Cat Names and Meanings - W

  • Wasp – Moody, aggressive.
  • Wave – Strong, powerful, good swimmer.
  • Weasel - Easygoing, practical, snarky.
  • Web – Sensitive, protective.
  • Weed – Pushy, loyal, tabby.
  • Wet – Meek, grumpy, likes water.
  • Whisker – Aggressive.
  • White – White-furred.
  • Whorl – Quirky, fun-loving, spiral markings.
  • Wikiwiki – Is he or she very quick, speedy, or fast in Hawaiian.
  • Wild – Energetic, rambunctious, ambitious, reckless, spiky fur.
  • Wiley – This is a fun, Old-English name that means “crafty” or “tricky”.
  • Willow – Caring, calm, quiet.
  • Wind – Outgoing, open, reserved, silver-furred.
  • Wolf – Strong, skilled, determined, cooperative.
  • Wolfgang – For cats that usually lead the way for others. German origin.
  • Wooly – Good-natured.
  • Woong – Means magnificence in Korean.
  • Wren – Intelligent, reserved.

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Cat Names and Meanings - letter Y

Cat Names and Meanings - Y

  • Yamaha – Mountain Leaf in Japanese.
  • Yamato – Great harmony in Japanese.
  • Yarrow – Irritable, skillful.
  • Yasu – Peace/Snow in Japanese.
  • Yasuko – Child of peace in Japanese.
  • Yasushi – Peaceful in Japanese.
  • Yellow – Pushy, determined, yellow body part.
  • Yeo – For mild cats in Korean.
  • Yoko – Child of sunlight in Japanese.
  • Yon – Meaning blossom in Korean.
  • Yori – Public servant in Japanese.
  • Yuka – Gentle flower in Japanese.
  • Yuki – Happy in Japanese.
  • Yuko – Gentle child in Japanese.
  • Yumi – Reason beautiful in Japanese.
  • Yuri – Lily in Japanese.
  • Yuriko – Lily child in Japanese.
  • Yuuna – Gentle in Japanese.

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Cat Names and Meanings - letter Z

Cat Names and Meanings - Z

  • Zaki – Lion in West African.
  • Zane – This African name means means well-born or noble.
  • Zelda – In Yiddish Zelda means “blessed” or “happy”.
  • Zola – This African name means “peaceful”.
  • Zona – For cats that have a certain color around their belly or neck that’s different from the rest of the body. Latin origin.

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