Big Cats: Name Ideas for Big Cats or Cats with Big Personalities

Are you looking for that perfect cat name that just fits your kitty? Naming a cat can be difficult. One way many pet owners do it is to look for a name that goes with your cat’s personality or physical characteristic. For example, is your cat big or does he have a “big” personality?

Here are some names ideas for cats that are known to be either large or giant breeds or sized cats or little cats with big personalities.

Do you have any suggestions for additional traits or cat names? Email us your cat name ideas and we will try to add them to our cat name list!

Cat names for “big or large sized cats” or cats with “big personalities”

  • Apollo
  • Axel
  • Balboa
  • Bam-Bam
  • Bear
  • Big Ben
  • Big Bertha
  • Big Boy
  • Big Foot
  • Big Red
  • Big Daddy
  • Big Poppa
  • Biggie
  • Boomer
  • Boris
  • Boo-Dee
  • Bruiser
  • Bucko
  • Bully
  • Champ
  • Chubbs
  • Chucky
  • Deltoid
  • Diesel
  • Draino- because he sucked up food,just like a big drain
  • Dozer
  • Duke
  • Dukes
  • Duncan
  • Giant
  • Godzilla
  • Gordito (fat boy) now gordy
  • Grizzly
  • Hannibal
  • Hitman
  • Holstein
  • Hoover
  • Hyde
  • Jeckell
  • JelB…short for jelly belly because he has always had a ground dragging gut.
  • Jupiter
  • Koa (It means strong and mighty in Hawaiian.)
  • Mac
  • Major
  • Marmaduke
  • Maverick
  • Maximus
  • Mega
  • Mighty
  • Mitis
  • Moose
  • Murphy
  • Napoleon
  • Pig (or Piggy) – stray with ravenous appetite
  • Popeye
  • Rock
  • Rocky
  • Rocky
  • Rufus
  • Sausage – Saucy for short
  • Sasquatch
  • Samson
  • Scrappy
  • Sinbad
  • Skye
  • Spike
  • Spunky
  • Stybba – small horse in the Lord of the Rings Trilogy
  • Terk…the gorilla off Tarzan
  • Terminator
  • Thunder
  • Thumbelina – for a polydactyl cat
  • Tubby
  • Tummy
  • Tubby Tummy
  • Ton
  • Tower
  • Tuffy
  • Tyson
  • Vader (short for “Invader”)
  • Zoey

Doesn’t matter how or what you would like to name your cat, we have the perfect name for you. Are you looking for a cat name to go with personality traits such as independent cats, playful cats, funny cats, cute or beautiful cats, loving cats, sweet cats, small cats, smart cats, not so smart cats, ornery cats, or talkative cats? Or how about a stray or rescued cat?

Or are you looking for a name your cat based on his hair coat color or type such as he is white, brown, orange or red, grey, black, black and white, tabby, calico or a fluffy cat? Check out the links associated with any of those words and you get our list! We have the perfect name for your cat!

Here is even a list of over 1200 common pet names. Or maybe you just want to look for an unusual name. How about cool cat names? We have tons of those!

Do you want to know what the most common cat names mean? Learn about the “meaning” behind common Male cat names and Female cat names.

Do you have a name suggestion? Email Us!