Summer-inspired Cat Names

Found a cat in the summertime? Have a cat that reminds you of leisurely vacation at the hot summer beach? Looking for a special feline name for your sweet ray of sunshine? We’ve compiled a list of names for your summer cat based on time of year, name meaning and things we associate with summer!

If you don’t see the perfect name for your cat below, check out our Ultimate Guide to Naming Your Cat.

I hope this gives you a great idea to name your summer kitty!

List of Summer-inspired Cat Names

  • Adena
  • Apple
  • Aqua
  • Arun (Hindi name for “Dawn”, “Sun”)
  • Aster – (Means star)
  • August
  • Augusta
  • Aurora (Latin for “dawn”)
  • Azul
  • Bay
  • Beach
  • Bee
  • Bee-bee
  • Berry
  • Birch
  • Blaise
  • Calinda (Hindi for “sun”)
  • “Cat”orina
  • Coral
  • Dahlia
  • Daisy
  • Dawn
  • Dock
  • Dune
  • Eliana – (Daughter of the sun)
  • Flower
  • Glady (short for Gladiolus)
  • Goldie
  • Helen (Sun ray, shining bright)
  • Hottie
  • Hurley (Means Sea tide)
  • Idalia (Behold the sun)
  • Iris
  • Julian
  • Julius
  • July
  • June
  • Junebug
  • Juniper
  • Keegan (Little fire)
  • Kyra
  • Lake
  • Laker
  • Leo
  • Lia
  • Lilac
  • Marigold
  • Melon
  • Nikko (Japanese for “sunlight”)
  • Peach
  • Pearl (birthstone for June)
  • Peony
  • Petunia
  • River
  • Rose
  • Ruby (birthstone for July)
  • Sailor
  • Sampson (Hebrew for “sun”)
  • Sandy
  • Selena (Sister of the sun)
  • Shell
  • Skye
  • Solange (Angel of the sun)
  • Soleil (French for “Sun”)
  • Solstice
  • Sonny
  • Summer
  • Sunny
  • Tito – (Italian for fire)
  • Wavey
  • Zinnia

More Cat Names

Looking for a cat name but don’t need the summer focus? Here are some more ideas:

Name Your Cat Based on Personality Traits

  • Independent cats
  • Playful cats
  • Funny cats
  • Cute or beautiful cats
  • Loving cats
  • Sweet cats
  • Big cats or cats with big personalities
  • Small cats
  • Smart cats
  • Not so smart cats
  • Ornery cats
  • Talkative cats
  • Stray or rescued cat
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    Cool Cat Names

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    Ideas for Names by a Cat’s Hair Color

  • Orange or red haircoated
  • Brown haircoats
  • Black haircoats
  • Black and white haircoats
  • White haircoat
  • Yellow haircoat
  • Gold Haircoats
  • Grey haircoat
  • Calico haircoat
  • Tabby haircoats
  • Fluffy haircoats
  • Spotted haircoats
  • Bald haircoats
  • Common Cat Name Meanings

    Have a cat name picked out already and wonder what it means? 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.

    Naming your cat isn’t easy, so we hope this helps. Have other ideas for good cat names? Leave them in the comments section below.