Naming Your Grey Cat: Name Ideas for Cats with Grey Haircoats

Naming Your Grey Cat: Name Ideas for Cats with Grey Haircoats

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Are you looking for that perfect cat name that just fits your Kitty? Does your cat have grey hair?

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 physical characteristic such as his coat color.

Here are some cat names that can be associated with those grey hair-coated cats! I hope this helps you find the perfect name for your cat!  If you can’t find a name for your gray cat below, check out the Ultimate Guide to Naming Your Cat. This allow guide will help you choose a name for your gray cat based on his personality and more.

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

Great Name Ideas for Grey Cats

  • Ashe
  • Ashton
  • Ashley
  • Ashes
  • Bleu
  • Blotch
  • Bluebell Twinkle
  • Blur
  • Blu
  • Berliose – from the little grey kitten in the movie Aristocats).
  • Cinderfur
  • Claymore (named for a traditional steel-grey Scottish broadsword)
  • Chrome
  • Cobweb
  • Dusky
  • Dusty
  • Earl Grey
  • Foggy
  • Frostbite = gray with white feet, nose, chin and whiskers
  • Frosty
  • Gracie
  • Granite
  • Gracy
  • Grayc
  • Gerzelda. – It is old German and means “gray battle maiden” – Gerzie for short.
  • Grizou
  • Greystoke
  • Greyson
  • Gray Boy
  • Grey Ghost
  • Graycie
  • Grey for Roswell, New Mexico
  • Heather
  • Hazy
  • Hoary
  • Layden and in Ireland layden means “grey lady
  • Mai Tai – (orange on the bottom with a dark rum floater!)
  • Mercury
  • Mink
  • Misty
  • Mouse
  • Nickels
  • Pebble
  • Phoenix is a great name for a gray haired cat – the rising from the ashes thing
  • Poupon (for Grey Poupon)
  • Rocky Raccoon after the Beatles Song
  • Rowdy Blue
  • Roof – color of a roof
  • Senor Graypants
  • Senior Moment


  • Shade
  • Shadow
  • Silver
  • Silvery
  • Silvertoes One foot has silver fur down to the toes, other toes are white!
  • Slate
  • Slater – color of slate stones
  • Smear
  • Smoke
  • Smokey
  • Smoky
  • Soot
  • Smudge
  • Sparkles. She’s a russian blue with sort of silver-tipped fur – so she sort of sparkles!
  • Sterling
  • Storm
  • Stormie
  • Willow
  • Zane – Zane Grey after the famous author.

I hope this list helps you name your grey or silver cat. Do you have a name suggestion? Email Us!

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