Cat Name Lists
Looking for a great name for that new kitten or cat?
I can assure you that you are not alone.
In fact, cats are North America's most popular pet!
Over 30% of households own a cat, and there are 73 million pet cats to only 63 million pet dogs.
The term "cat" comes from the latin "catus" meaning "domestic cat". The latin "felus" means "wild cat."
Some famous cat names in history include:
Felicette (a.k.a.Astrocat) - the first cat in space (French)
Little Nicky - the most expensive cat that cost his owner $50,000 (He is a clone of an older cat)
Himmy - an Australian cat recorded as the heaviest tabby on record at 46.8 pounds
Tinker Toy - The smallest cat on record is a blue point Himalayan-Persian, at only 7 cm tall (2.75 inches) and 19 cm long full-grown at age 2.
Crème Puff - The oldest cat on record from Austin, Texas, who lived from 1967 to August 6, 2005, three days after her 38th birthday
Just like these famous cats owners - I am sure you are a "cat lover" also known as an Ailurophilia (Greek: cat+lover).
This cat naming website should appeal to you.
I have broken down the lists of cat names into common categories to help you get started - links down below and to the left.
I'm adding more names every day, and friends like you are posting on our Facebook Page - so if you don't find what you're looking for right now, Bookmark us and check back tomorrow.
Whatever you do, make sure you find the perfect cat name, so don't rush. Take your time, and good luck!
When you finally settle on you name go to our post page and let us know. A picture or video might be fun too. I just can't get enough cats!
Cat Name Links