212 French Cat Names That Will Make You Say Ooh La La

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Are you looking for a pet name that will make everyone say ooh la la? Look no further because we have compiled a list of 212 amazing French names for your new furball.

French names for male cats.

  • Adrien
  • Alphonse
  • Andre
  • Antoine
  • Arnaud
  • Bastille
  • Beau
  • Beauregard
  • Bisou
  • Bonaparte
  • Cesar
  • Cezanne
  • Chanceux
  • Charly
  • Chevalier
  • Christophe
  • Danton
  • Darcel
  • Denis
  • Descartes
  • Dix
  • Durand
  • Emile
  • Enzo
  • Etienne
  • Fabien
  • Francois
  • Gerard
  • Guy
  • Henri
  • Heureux
  • Hugo
  • Jacques
  • Jean
  • Julien
  • Lafayette
  • Louis
  • Luc
  • Lucien
  • Manet
  • Marius
  • Matisse
  • Maxim
  • Milou
  • Milou
  • Monet
  • Morris
  • Napoleon
  • Noel
  • Olivier
  • Orville
  • Pako
  • Pascale
  • Philippe
  • Pierre
  • Quennel
  • Quincy
  • Raoul
  • Ray
  • Regis
  • Remy
  • Reynard
  • Rodin
  • Romeo
  • Saville
  • Severin
  • Theo
  • Tintin
  • Vallois
  • Voltaire
  • Yves

French names for female cats.

  • Aimee
  • Allette
  • Amie
  • Babette
  • Bebe
  • Brie
  • Camille
  • Catan
  • Chanel
  • Cherie
  • Chloe
  • Coquelicot
  • Coquette
  • Cosette
  • Desiree
  • Dominique
  • Elle
  • Elodi
  • Emilie
  • Esme
  • Felicite
  • Francoise
  • Helene
  • Heloise
  • Honore
  • Isabel
  • Jacqueline
  • Jeanette
  • Josette
  • Leona
  • Libellule
  • Lisette
  • Lucie
  • Lyonette
  • Madeleine
  • Magnifique
  • Marcelle
  • Margaux
  • Margeaux
  • Margo
  • Marie
  • Mignon
  • Monique
  • Nana
  • Nanon
  • Odette
  • Olympe
  • Ophelie
  • Patrice
  • Reine
  • Renee
  • Riviera
  • Rochelle
  • Sabine
  • Sacha
  • Solange
  • Soleil
  • Sophie
  • Suzanne
  • Sylvie
  • Therese
  • Violette
  • Vivienne
  • Yvette
  • Zoe

Cute French cat names.

  • Bibi
  • Bonbon
  • Coco
  • Fifi
  • Gigi
  • Joie
  • Lili
  • Lulu
  • Mimi

French cat names with cool meanings.

  • Adele - Noble
  • Armand - Soldier
  • Aubin - White
  • Beldoin - Brave friend
  • Bijou - Jewel
  • Brigitte - Strong
  • Chantal - Song
  • Delphine - Dolphin
  • Felix - Lucky
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  • Gamine - Playful
  • Garcon - Boy
  • Hilaire - Cheerful
  • Jolie - Pretty
  • Marceau - Warlike
  • Marvel - To Wonder
  • Mignon - Cute
  • Noir - Black
  • Papillon - Butterfly
  • Parfait - Perfect
  • Tristan - Bold

Cat names inspired by French food.

  • Croissant
  • Croquembouche
  • Eclair
  • Escargot
  • Fondue
  • Ganache
  • Mousse
  • Pain
  • Pâtisserie
  • Pistache
  • Souffle

Names for cats inspired by French cities.

  • Cannes
  • Dijon
  • Lille
  • Lyon
  • Marsielle
  • Nancy
  • Nice
  • Paris
  • Rennes
  • Toulouse
  • Troyes

French names for cats inspired by pop culture.

  • Amelie
  • Anastasia
  • Aramis
  • Athos
  • Babar
  • Barbarella
  • Belle
  • Blanche
  • Celine
  • D'Artagnan
  • Drizella
  • Eloise
  • Esmerelda
  • Fantine
  • Fleur
  • Frollo
  • Gaston
  • Giselle
  • Lumiere
  • Madeline
  • Pepe
  • Picard
  • Pothos
  • Quasimodo
  • Tin-Tin

Do you need more inspiration for your new cat’s name?

Pets are like our children. We love them, care for them, and we get to dress them up in adorable outfits — if that's a thing we feel like doing! So it's extra important that we take time to find the perfect name that reflects our new pet's personality and potential. Naming can be hard, which is why we've gathered nine pet-naming techniques to find the perfect fit, as well as assembled a handful of our most beloved lists of pet names!