141 People Names For Cats

Some people like to keep things cute and creative when calling on their four-legged feline friends, while others prefer to keep things a little more formal. Sometimes, giving your cat a name suited for a human just seems to be what suits their personalities best, and fortunately, there are plenty to choose from.

British shorthair cat and hamburger on the table
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For some fun name ideas, check out this list of 141 people names for male and female cats.

  • Annie
  • Katherine
  • Susie
  • Audra
  • Sissy
  • Cleo
  • Julee
  • Bubba
  • Tabitha
  • Amoreena
  • Sia
  • Irma
  • Tom
  • Candy
  • Mitsuko
  • Tia
  • Jeff
  • Bill
  • Sophie
  • Anya
  • Lydia
  • Abby
  • Jasmine
  • Phillip
  • Elvira
  • Johnny
  • Lacie
  • Sammy
  • Katrina
  • Goodrich
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  • Molly
  • Frank
  • Ricky
  • Toby
  • Moira
  • Tierney
  • Tessa
  • Lizzy
  • Carmen
  • Dinah
  • Tammy Faye
  • Louis
  • Melanie
  • Danny
  • Caroline
  • Tilda
  • George
  • Ruby
cat notebook computer
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  • Angela
  • Arisa
  • Dot
  • Leora
  • Celina
  • Lily
  • Pema
  • Graham
  • Eva
  • Cordell
  • Kasia
  • Allegra
  • Emma
  • Lana
  • Joby
  • Jenny
  • Rowan
  • Shelby
  • Cameron
Close up cute calico parti-colour thai cat sitting on a bathroom sink with yellow eyes looking at the camera with suspicion.
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  • Paulie
  • Natalia
  • Reggie
  • Nino
  • Heidi
  • Jane
  • Rudy
  • Woody
  • Nora
  • Malcolm
  • Vida
  • Sonya
  • Xavier
  • Mae
  • Ardie
  • Abish
  • Isabel
  • Wendy
  • Rory
  • Judy
Cute traveler cat looking out of the car in winter.
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  • Maude
  • Lulu
  • Cedric
  • Julio
  • Naomi
  • Yoko
  • Farah
  • Miranda
  • Shonetta
  • Elliot
  • Henrik
  • Issa
  • Salim
  • Avery
  • Mustafa
  • Pierre
  • Miguel
  • Omar
  • Faith
Maine Coon kitten
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  • Liam
  • Stefan
  • Benny
  • Edgar
  • Diego
  • Sari
  • Dom
  • Leo
  • Amber
  • Ivan
  • Griffin
  • Kip
  • Marty
  • Maddy
  • Daisy
  • Randy
  • Hans
  • Marieka
  • Penny
Domestic Cat Surfing The Net
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  • Chuckie
  • Ozzy
  • Janine
  • Winona
  • Poppy
  • Celeste
  • Dante
  • Conan
  • Julian
  • Albert
  • Loretta
  • Zoe
  • Silvia
  • Dave
  • Beauford
  • Phinneas

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

Pets are like our children. We love them, care for them, and we get to dress them up in adorable outfits, so it's extra important that we take time to find the perfect pet name that reflects their personality and potential. Because settling on a name for your new pet can be hard and emotionally wrenching (oh the indecision!), 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 below!