221 Southern Cat Names

Whether you're looking to name a Texas Ranger or a Georgia Peach, you're sure to find something on this list of Southern-inspired cat names. From historical figures and celebrities to famous landmarks and iconic cuisine, we've covered pretty much everything.

Southern names for male cats

  • Atticus
  • Augustus
  • Austin
  • Banks
  • Bay
  • Beau/Bo
  • Bevo
  • Blazer
  • Bobby Joe
  • Bubba
  • Buck
  • Buddy
  • Calvin
  • Cardinal
  • Carson
  • Carter
  • Cash
  • Charleston
  • Chase
  • Chesney
  • Clarence
  • Clement
  • Cliff
  • Clifford
Cat in cowboy hat
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  • Clyde
  • Cole
  • Colonel
  • Columbus
  • Cooper
  • Cornelius
  • Crawford
  • Duke
  • Dusty
  • Earl
  • Emmett
  • Fenton
  • Finch
  • Finn
  • Floyd
  • Forsyth
  • Foster
  • Frank
  • Hank
  • Henry
  • Honeyboy
  • Houston
peach
credit: Pixabay
  • Huck
  • Huckleberry
  • Hunter
  • Jack
  • Jackson
  • Jasper
  • Jefferson
  • Jim Bob
  • Jimmy Dean
  • Knox
  • Levi
  • Louis
  • Lynyrd
  • Magnus
  • Mason
  • Maverick
  • Mercer
  • Merle
  • Mingus
  • Monroe
  • Montgomery
  • Moose
  • Nash
  • Nelson
  • Orson
  • Otis
  • Porter
  • Po' Boy
  • Presley
  • Preston
  • Rhett
  • Rider
mint julep
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  • Salem
  • Sawyer
  • Scrappy
  • Scratch
  • Scruggs
  • Sherman
  • Spike
  • Stubbs
  • Teddy
  • Tennessee
  • Tex (short for Texas)
  • Thaddeus
  • Tommy Lee
  • Trigger
  • Truman
  • Tucker
  • Walker
  • Weston
  • Wilbur
  • Winston
  • Woody

Southern names for female cats

  • Adelaide
  • Adeline
  • Amaryllis
  • Ambrosia
  • Amelia
  • Annabelle
  • Annamae
  • Arabella
  • Aretha
  • Arizona
  • Athena
  • Belle
  • Betty
  • Blanche
  • Carolina
  • Caroline
  • Chantilly
  • Charlotte
  • Clarabelle
  • Clementine
  • Daisy
  • Delilah
  • Dixie
  • Dolly
  • Ella-Mae
  • Emma
  • Emmilene
  • Emmylou
Appalachian mountains
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  • Georgia
  • Georgina
  • Grace
  • Harlene
  • Helena
  • Holly
  • Idgie
  • Jolene
  • Josette
  • Josie
  • June
  • Lady
  • Loretta
  • Louise
  • Lucille
  • Luella
  • Mabel
  • Magnolia
  • Maisie
  • Margaret
  • Maribelle
  • Maybelle
  • Mayhaw
  • Nellie
  • Nola
  • Olympia
  • Peach
  • Pearl
  • Penelope
  • Priscilla
  • Reba
  • Ruby
  • Sadie
  • Savannah
  • Scarlett
  • Sienna
  • Sweet Tea
  • Tabitha
  • Tallulah
  • Tara
  • Topeka
  • Virginia
  • Willadeene
  • Willow
  • Wilma
  • Wynona
  • Zelda
  • Zinnia

Southern names for any cat

  • Andouille (an-doo-WEE)
  • Bayou
  • Beignet (ben-YAY)
  • Biscuit
  • Blue
  • Boudreaux (BOOD-ro)
  • Bourbon
  • Cayenne
  • Chesapeake
  • Chitlin
  • Cobbler
  • Copper
  • Cracklin
  • Cricket
  • Dallas
  • Delaney
  • Delta
  • Derby
  • Flicker
  • Goober
  • Grits
  • Gumbo
  • Harper
  • Indiana
  • Jazz
  • Julep
  • Kudzu
  • Lex (short for Lexington)
  • Mackenzie
  • Memphis
  • Moon Pie
  • Okra
  • Pecan
  • Piper
  • Praline
  • Ragout (rag-OO)
  • Rebel
  • Roux (ROO)
  • Sarsaparilla
  • Sassafras
  • Scout
  • Shrimpy
  • Skeeter
  • Smokey
  • Stax
Stax Records building exterior
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