Popular Cat Names
A cat’s name sticks with him or her the rest of their natural lives. Therefore, it’s of utmost importance that you think of the best one that suits their temperament and personality.
Check out today’s most popular cat names which you can use as inspiration:
Biscuit (Food Inspired)
Celebrities and pop trends come and go, but food names last forever. Got a cat who’s warm, soft and absolutely wonderful as a companion? Name him or her Biscuit.
Lucky is a popular cat name as people would want to believe that their cat gives them good fortune or that the feline itself is fortunate to have found a loving home. In terms of temperament, these cats are happy and mean well.
Gray colored kittens and those who sport a hazy grey hue deserve the name Smokey. It’s a classic standby reserved for cats only. If that feline grows up and starts following you everywhere in the house, then you can change it to Shadow.
Gizmo (Movie Inspired)
Does your cat love to tinker with your things and always seem to have a smart, busy or pre-occupied look? Gizmo comes from American English origins, which means a gadget or device. The movie itself is quirky, and the name fits cats who resemble the Mogwai in the movie Gremlins, which came out the same time as Gizmo.
Felix is an absolute favorite for those who grew up watching the black-and-white cartoon that began 1919 and is still showing today. It’s a great cat name for families who think of their pets as more than a simple addition. Felixes are adorably cute and happy cats bursting with personality. The name also applies to comedians who like to be the center of attention.
Orange cats who enjoy a silly sense of humor and appreciates a bit of fun are most likely to be christened with “Simon”. After a particularly energetic romp, they love to stay still and listen to their surroundings.
Cats are as mysterious as the moon and are often perceived as mystical beings of the night. If you have a cat who’s fascinated by the moonlight and is a true nocturnal, Luna is a great name. Bonus points go to the owners if their feline has streaks of silver on their fur.
Lily (Flower Inspired)
Lily is a sweet name for a sweet cat. These cats are small sized but have a big heart when it comes to loving their owners.
Nala (Disney Character)
Nala is a cat who cares about other cats and owners. If your pet displays all these and carries herself well, then she deserves this name.
Patches (Fur Color)
Patches is reserved for cats who show different fur colors and unusual spots, or those who were strays before they found a permanent home. They can sometimes be crude but they always mean well and are loving to a fault.
Some more popular cat names include the following: