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Looking for the perfect name for that new cat? Want to know which cat names are the most popular for top cat mixes or cat breeds? And what do these names mean, anyway? Get some great ideas for naming your cat in CatChannel.com’s Cat Names Center.

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TOP FEMALE CAT NAMES

TOP MALE CAT NAMES

Angel Angelic; messenger of God (Greek) Buddy Friend; brother (English)
Baby Young, often symbolizing innocence or purity; object of affection (Old English) Jack God is gracious (English)
Bella Beautiful (Latin) Max The greatest (Latin)
Chloe Blooming (Greek) Oliver Olive tree, symbolizing beauty, dignity, peace (Latin)
Kitty Pure (Greek) Oreo A chocolate and vanilla cookie (American)
Lucy Light (Latin) Shadow Shade from the sun (English)
Misty Dew of nature (English) Simba Lion (Swahili)
Molly Star of the sea (Irish and Latin) Smokey Smoke-colored (American)
Princess Royal daughter (Latin) Tiger Powerful (American)
Sassy Bold, spirited, lively, cheeky, bright (Hebrew) Tigger Tiger; powerful (Greek)

 

Celebrity Cat Names

   CELEBRITY CAT NAMES

Kitty Purry Katy Perry’s Maine Coon mix
Socks Bill Clinton’s American Shorthair
Beethoven Martha Stewart’s Himalayan
India George W. Bush’s American Shorthair
Playdough Halle Berry’s Tabby Domestic Shorthair
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TOP CAT NAMES BY BREED & COAT

Top Breeds Names by Breed

American Shorthair Maine Coon
Bengal Persian
Black Cats Ragdoll
Domestic Shorthair Siamese
Domestic Longhair

 

TOP CAT NAMES: ALL

Tiger
Powerful (American)

Smokey
Smoke-colored (American)

Shadow
Shade from the sun (English)

Tigger
Tiger; powerful (Greek)

Oreo
A chocolate and vanilla cookie (American)

Angel
Angelic; messenger of God (Greek)

Princess
Royal daughter (Latin)

Max
The greatest (Latin)

Bella
Beautiful (Latin)

Midnight
Great darkness or gloom (English)