264 Common Cat Names

There are so many popular names for cats. We found 264, in fact! Giving your cat a unique name is great, but it's not for everybody. If you want something more common and popular, you won't be disappointed in this list.

Common male cat names

What would you name this serious face?
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  • Tom
  • Tiger
  • Puss
  • Smokey
  • Tigger
  • Oscar
  • Max
  • Charlie
  • Jasper
  • Smudge
  • Garfield
  • Felix
  • Alfie
  • Oliver
  • Shadow
  • Baby (unisex)
  • Oreo
  • Simba
  • Buddy
  • Sammy
  • Sam
  • Patch
  • Patches
  • Blackie
  • Casper
  • Sylvester
  • Whiskers
  • Fraidy
  • Scaredy
  • Jack
  • Simon
  • Romeo
  • Leo
  • Milo
  • Rocky
  • Gizmo
  • Biscuit (unisex)
  • Bailey
  • Loki
  • Toby
  • Peanut
  • Leon
  • Sebastian
  • Mittens
  • Yuki
  • Orion
  • George
  • Boots
  • Mango
  • Cooper
  • Harley
This cat is a Tom if we ever saw one!
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  • Tucker
  • Bandit
  • Socks
  • Ziggy
  • Rusty
  • Batman
  • Harry
  • Murphy
  • Gatsby
  • Duncan
  • Caesar
  • Ollie
  • Louie
  • Dexter
  • Finn
  • Henry
  • Gus
  • Binx
  • Winston
  • Rocky
  • Gizmo
  • Jax
  • Blu
  • Theo
  • Beau
  • Salem
  • Chester
  • Bear
  • Thor
  • Apollo
  • Pumpkin
  • Bob
  • Zeus
  • Boo
  • Jackson
  • Cosmo
  • Bruce
  • Buster
  • Midnight
  • Moose
  • Merlin
  • Frank
  • Archie
  • Joey
  • Prince
  • Marley
  • Otis
  • Percy
  • Bentley
  • Jake
  • Ash
  • Clyde
  • Mickey
  • Walter
  • Mowgli
  • Stanley
  • Mac
  • Duke
  • Hobbes
  • Tux
  • Sunny
  • Benny
  • Remy
  • Tango
  • Panda
  • Elvis
  • Rey
  • Vincent
  • Ivan
  • Griffin
  • Paco
  • Pancho
  • Peregrine
  • Dante
  • Leonard
  • Chewy
  • Silver
  • Chase
  • Xander
  • Riley
  • Jamie
  • Fitz
  • Ryder
  • Mickey
  • Zeke
  • Nero
  • Inky
  • Jet
  • Onyx

Common female cat names

Please give her a dignified name to go with that dignified look.
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  • Missy
  • Lala
  • Bella
  • Molly
  • Angel
  • Chloe
  • Lucy
  • Sasha
  • Misty
  • Kitty
  • Ginger
  • Millie
  • Daisy
  • Sooty
  • Princess
  • Sophie
  • Nahla
  • Maggie
  • Samantha
  • Muffin
  • Fluffy
  • Eve
  • Susie
  • Lisa
  • Luna
  • Charlotte
  • Chanel
  • Caramel (unisex)
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  • Mimi
  • Lily
  • Coco
  • Mia
  • Willow
  • Gracie
  • Cleo
  • Ruby
  • Jasmine
  • Lucky (unisex)
  • Callie
  • Pepper
  • Lola
  • Abby
  • Scout (unisex)
  • Sadie
  • Cupcake
  • Butters
  • Cuddles
  • Daenerys
  • Tiffany
  • Stella
  • Ella
  • Emma
  • Gypsy
  • Penny
  • NiuNiu
  • Candy
  • Tabby
  • Lady
  • Raven
  • Rosie
  • Hazel
  • Zoe
  • Olive
  • Kiki
  • Kimmy
  • Ellie
  • Piper
  • Lulu
  • Phoebe
  • Roxy
  • Minnie
  • Fiona
  • Sassy
  • Belle
  • Cookie
  • Arya
  • Nova
  • Layla
  • Leia
  • Delilah
  • Hannah
  • Lexi
  • Ivy
  • Peaches
  • Alice
  • Pearl
  • Snickers (unisex)
  • Freya
  • Stormi
  • Gigi
  • Honey
  • Saskia
  • Tamsin
  • Tammy
  • Hera
  • Persephone
  • Ramona
  • Bianca
  • Velvet
  • Silky
  • Minerva
  • Josephine
  • Lizzie
  • Beatrix
  • Moon
  • Lollipop
  • Dinah
  • Arabella
  • Tessa
  • Brooklyn (unisex)
  • Ebony
  • Olive
  • Olivia
  • Raisin
  • Blueberry
  • Licorice
  • Coffee
  • Saffron
  • Butterscotch
  • Buttercup
  • Juno
  • Queenie
  • Scarlet
  • Sprinkles
  • Agatha
  • Abigail
Winter is coming.
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Need more inspiration for your new cat's name? Settling on a name for your new pet can be hard and emotionally wrenching (oh the indecision!), so 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!

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