As a proud parent of two amazing kitties, I know each unique feline deserves a “purrfect” name. Below are lists of female cat names in various categories including the meaning of each name. Hope you enjoy choosing your favorite!
Famous Female Cat Names
GRETA GARBO – glamorous, legendary Hollywood actress
MARILYN MONROE – iconic “blonde bombshell” American actress of the 1950’s and early 1960’s
LUCILLE BALL – Among Hollywood’s all-time most iconic entertainers; famous for the comedic shows: I Love Lucy, The Lucy Show, and Here’s Lucy
COCO CHANEL – a French fashion designer and founder of the world-famous, prestigious Chanel brand
TINKER BELL – fairy from J.M. Barrie’s play Peter Pan
KAMALA – our first female, African American, and Asian American vice president
JOAN JETT – famous American rock singer, songwriter, composer, producer and actor
DAISY MAE – for 43 years, she was an Al Capp’s comic strip character madly in love with Li’l Abner
LADY ELLA – American jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald was known as Lady Ella, as well as the First Lady of Song, and Queen of Jazz
DIANA – Princess of Wales; Also DIANA ROSS – lead singer of The Supremes, Motown legend, and actress
Cute Female Cat Names
JELLYBEAN – sweet colorful candies
PETUNIA – popular flower
MINNIE – iconic Minnie Mouse cartoon character; Mickey Mouse’s girlfriend
MITTENS – referring to cat’s paws, especially when the paws are a different color than the cat’s overall coat
CUPCAKE – sweet, pretty baked treat
FRISKY – playful and full of energy
SNUGGLES – curling up close and cozily for comfort and affection
MUFFIN – a quick, delicious baked treat
POWDERPUFF – small fluffy object for applying powder
PEACHY – resembling a peach; fine and dandy
Funny Female Cat Names
TWINKIE – baked treat with creamy filling
BINGO – popular game
SPUNKY – plucky, spirited
SPRINKLES – decorative topping for cookies, cakes, and ice cream
MUNCHKIN – small, elfin, or a small round treat
BUBBLY – characterized by bubbles; lively, effervescent, enthusiastic
DIPSEY OR DIPSY – deep sea lead; a sinker attached to a fishing line; Teletubbies character
FUR ELISE – a piano composition by Ludwig van Beethoven
OOMPA LOOMPA – diminutive factory worker in Roald Dahl’s CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY
Nerdy Female Cat Names
HERMIONE – scholarly know-it-all character in HARRY POTTER
ZELDA – character inLEGEND OF ZELDA
MISS FRIZZLE – zany teacher from MAGIC SCHOOL BUS series
TIBBY – character in THE SISTERHOOD OF THE TRAVELING PANTS
VELMA – Velma Dinkley, a character in SCOOBY-DOO
FLO – character in Progressive Insurance ads
MARSHA – character, Marsha Brady, from the BRADY BUNCH series
ELAINE – nerdy SEINFELD character
PENELOPE – Penelope Garcia, a nerdy computer technician on CRIMINAL MINDS
BONES – forensic anthropologist Dr. Temperance “Bones” Brennan from television series BONES
Unique and Unusual Female Cat Names
MIMOSA – plants, shrubs, trees of genus Mimosa; a cocktail of orange juice and champagne
APHRODITE – Greek goddess of love and beauty
DIJON – capital of Cote d’Or, in east central France
BUTTERCUP – a plant with glossy yellow flowers
CALLIOPE – a musical instrument with steam whistles activated by a keyboard
JUJUBE – a small fruit-flavored gelatin candy
KIWI – flightless birds of New Zealand; Chinese gooseberry–edible berry with fuzzy brownish skin and tart green flesh
MYSTIC – involving esoteric, otherworldly, or symbolic practices; spiritual; ethereal
PRISSY – excessively proper, prim
PANDORA – in Greek mythology, the first woman created by Hephaestus as instructed by Zeus
Black Female Cat Names
ONYX – black, especially pure or jet black
EBONY – a hard, heavy wood, highly prized when black
ECLIPSE – obscuration of the light of the moon or sun by the intervention of earth
DAHLIA – a plant of the genus Dahlia, native to Mexico and Central America; one variety is a black dahlia
STORMY – characterized by storms; tempestuous
SHADOW – a dark figure or image cast by a body intercepting light
RAVEN – large, corvine birds having lustrous, black plumage and a loud, harsh call
LICORICE – a candy flavored with licorice root; one variety is black licorice
MIDNIGHT – the middle of the night; twelve o’clock at night
CHARCOAL – carbonaceous material obtained by heating wood in the absence of air; to blacken, write, or draw with charcoal; to cook by charcoal
White Female Cat Names
SNOWFLAKE – small feathery flakes in which snow falls
IVORY – hard white substance composing the main part of elephant and walrus tusks
BIANCA – a female given name: from an Italian word meaning “white”
BLANCHE – a female given name from a Germanic word meaning “white”
BLANCA – a girl’s name of Italian origin meaning blond; white, pure
ANGEL – a spiritual being believed to act as an attendant, agent, or messenger of God
ASPEN – a ski resort city in Colorado
WINTER – the cold season between autumn and spring in northern latitudes
PEARL – a smooth, rounded bead formed within the shells of certain mollusks
CRYSTAL – a clear, transparent mineral or glass resembling ice
Gray Female Cat Names
ASHLEY OR ASHLEIGH – ash-tree meadow
HEATHER – a variety of small flowering shrubs which commonly grow in rocky areas
TINSEL – glittering silver strips that create a sparkling effect
MISTY – abounding in or clouded by mist
GRACIE – elegance or beauty of form, manner, motion, or action
LUNA – goddess of the moon
MISTY – Old English origin; of the mist
SILVIA OR SILVIE – from the forest
STARDUST – a magical or charismatic quality or feeling; romance, magic, or ethereality
STORMY – tempestuous, turbulent; characterized by strong winds, rain, thunder, lightning, or snow
Orange Female Cat Names
MARMALADE – a fruit preserve consisting of oranges and orange rinds
PUMPKIN – a large, edible, orange-yellow fruit of the gourd family
AUTUMN – the season between summer and winter; fall
AMBER – a pale yellow, reddish or brownish, fossil resin of vegetable origin used in making jewelry and ornamental objects
CINNAMON – aromatic inner bark of East Indian laurel trees used as a spice
GINGER – a pungent spice used in cooking and medicine derived from an East Indian plant
BUTTERSCOTCH – a flavor of puddings, frostings, ice cream, etc. made with brown sugar, vanilla extract, butter, and other ingredients
MANDARIN – a tangerine produced by a small, spiny citrus tree native to China
CAYENNE – a hot, biting condiment composed of the ground pods and seeds of Capsicum annuum longum peppers
CLEMENTINE – a small, sweet variety of tangerine with orange-red skin
Girl Cat Names From A To Z
In this full list we round up 623 female names for cats.
Female Cat Names Starting with A
We here list 49 girl names for cats starting with a.
Female Cat Names Starting with B
We here list 53 girl names for cats starting with b.
- Billie Jean
- Blue (Blu)
- Boo (Boo Boo)
Female Cat Names Starting with C
We here list 53 girl names for cats starting with c.
- Chi Chi
Female Cat Names Starting with D
We here list 20 girl names for cats starting with d.
- Dee Dee
Female Cat Names Starting with E
We here list 26 girl names for cats starting with e.
Female Cat Names Starting with F
We here list 16 girl names for cats starting with f.
Female Cat Names Starting with G
We here list 12 girl names for cats starting with g.
Female Cat Names Starting with H
We here list 15 girl names for cats starting with h.
Female Cat Names Starting with I
We here list 13 girl names for cats starting with i.
Female Cat Names Starting with J
We here list 21 girl names for cats starting with j.
- Jelly Bean
- June Bug
Female Cat Names Starting with K
We here list 18 girl names for cats starting with k.
- Kit Kat
Female Cat Names Starting with L
We here list 30 girl names for cats starting with l.
Female Cat Names Starting with M
We here list 52 girl names for cats starting with m.
- Mai Tai
Female Cat Names Starting with N
We here list 19 girl names for cats starting with n.
Female Cat Names Starting with O
We here list 9 girl names for cats starting with o.
Female Cat Names Starting with P
We here list 46 girl names for cats starting with p.
- Peanut Butter
- Pee Wee
Female Cat Names Starting with Q
We here list 6 girl names for cats starting with q.
Female Cat Names Starting with R
We here list 23 girl names for cats starting with r.
Female Cat Names Starting with S
We here list 57 girl names for cats starting with s.
- Sadie Mae
- Sweet Pea
Female Cat Names Starting with T
We here list 22 girl names for cats starting with t.
Female Cat Names Starting with U
We here list 5 girl names for cats starting with u.
Female Cat Names Starting with V
We here list 5 girl names for cats starting with v.
Female Cat Names Starting with W
We here list 17 girl names for cats starting with w.
Female Cat Names Starting with X
We here list 6 girl names for cats starting with x.
Female Cat Names Starting with Y
We here list 13 girl names for cats starting with y.
- Yoko Ono
Female Cat Names Starting with Z
We here list 17 girl names for cats starting with z.
This conclude our roundup list of popular names for female cats. If you still have problems picking a name you can try our pet name generator for cat names.If you are looking for male names for cats you can check out our list here