Cool Cat Names: Cool Cat Names for Cool Cat Owners
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Are you looking for a cool name for your cool cat? Picking the right cat name can be an important job and a difficult job. The name you choose can say as much about you as it does about your cat!
We have several lists of cat names on our site. We have a list of over 1200 names, top cat names and some uncommon cat names.
Some of our users suggested that we create a list of “cool” cat names –submitted by our cool cat users. Here is our list so far! Do you have a cool cat name to ad to our list? Email Us!
Cool Cat Names
Allergen -(because of my daughter’s allergies to cats)
Alush – (pronounced “AH-loosh”), which means the dark time of the night, as in that period after the last flicker of twilight and before the first hint of dawn, in the Alurhsa language which is my own
Angelus – is a cool cat name and a character from the tv show Angel
Asia – Great for a Siamese
Bagpuss, (born in a bag)
Beavis and Butthead
Beeker Beek or Beekie for short
Bodhisatva – Bodhi for short(man of wisdom in Tibet)
Bruiser McAvity (Bru Bru)
Buggie – Bugg for short
Burble – after Lewis Carroll, “and burbled as it came!”
Cash for Johnny Cash.
Chance – second chance at life
Charis (which is Greek for “Grace”)
Cheeto (like Cheeto chips)
Chicken – because that’s what she is (Chickie for short)
Chieme – (a famous Asian female singer)
Chocolate Chip (Chippie)
Claudette (a small, clawy thing)
Cooper – named for Cynthia Cooper, the WNBAs first superstar!
CQ (or Crazy Quilt)
De-Tail (feral, only has half a tail)
Digit (great for cats with extra toes)
Douzi” – after a character in a Chinese movie “Farewell My Concubine”
Egg, (born on Easter Day)
Familiar – learned in European History class where we discussed how cats, especially black ones, were considered a witch’s “familiar”
Fat Man Scoup
Feather – because of her tail
Felix (luckiest cat ever)
Fox – after Fox Mulder, hero of “The X-Files”
Gem (for sweeties!)
Geronimo – brave Native American Apache Chief
Gimli (Lord of the Rings)
Ginger Nut (like the biscuit)
Hathaway – after the 50’s machine advertised shirts
Jasmine (sweetest personality ever)
JB (short for Jumpy Bean)
Joey Chandler Ross ( for TV series “Friends”
Jumpy Reindeer Tutu (named by a 4 year old)
Kasumi is a cool Japanese name that means mist
Kelly Springfield (tuxedo cat with 4 white paws or whitewalls)
Kira Leigh Dean
Kissaelain (cat in Finnish)
Ko-ishi (pronounciation Koe-eeshee) means pebble in Japanese
Konnan – Trouble in japanese
Kuma (means bear in Japanese)
Kushi (koo-shee), which is short for “utsukushi”, Japanese for “beautiful”
LaGatita (small cat in Spanish)
Lan Na – became famous for its Buddhist scholarship and literature
Legolas ( from The Lord of the Rings)
Loki – ancient God of Mischief
Luna (short for lunatic!)
Mahalo Marmalade Magoo – In Hawaii Mahalo is used to say Thank You and slang for Hang Loose…which fits Mahalo perfectly!
Maizy – for cats with orange and golden colors – one cats owners thought of the decorative dry corn in the fall – the other name for corn is maize
Mauser and Purdey
McMurphy – after Randall P. McMurphy of “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest”, perfect for a red cat!
Menya – (Hebrew for Peaceful).
Mompeli (doesn’t mean anything, named after another Mompeli)
Mo’o – which in Hawaiian means, lizard
Morgan Le Fur – a Himalayan, ‘nough said!
Motor (found in the engine of a car)
Mr. Meowgi (like Karate Kid only with a kitty twist!)
Mry (in Egyptian means Beloved)