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30 Female Cat Names for Real Lionesses


Cats are the second most popular pet in the United States. So, if you recently have a new feline as a family member and couldn't find the perfect name for her, don't fret. We have some name ideas for your new kitty.

Cats have long been revered as goddesses in the human world. From Hermione Granger's cat "Crookshanks" in Harry Potter to good old Garfield (and who can forget Alice in Wonderland's Cheshire Cat?), cats played an important role in our culture all throughout history. Perhaps that's why cats are the second most popular pet in the United States; it is estimated that a little over 30 million pet parents are cat owners.

Whether your new cat is a black cat or an orange cat (or any color in between really!), we can guarantee you'll find the perfect pet name in this list of girl cat names that will suit your new pet.

Look below for 30 female cat names for your new cat; Your cat will meow with thanks!

10 Most Popular Female Cat Names

1. Luna
2. Bella
3. Callie
4. Lulu/Lucy
5. Lily
6. Chloe
7. Cleo
8. Lola
9. Penny
10. Kitty


10 Cute Cat Names

1. Princess
2. Angel
3. Nala (This one is great for Disney fans!)
4. Daisy
5. Ariel
6. Ginger
7. Coco
8. Goldie
9. Poppy
10. Jasmine

Bonus names!

11. Mittens
12. Tuxedo (great unisex name!)
13. Tigger (Another great one for Disney fans!)

10 Unique Names

1. Butterscotch
2. Cloudy/Smokey
3. Tabitha (Perfect for a tabby cat!)
4. Gidget
5. Linx
6. Gemstone
7. Pixie
8. Roxy
9. Tiger
10. Xena


No matter what name you decide to give your new feline friend, we are positive she will be a happy kitty if you give her love and provide her with a good, safe, home. Of course, the above names are only a snippet of good girl cat names; The possibilities of the perfect female feline name are, quite literally, endless.

We just strongly urge you not to bestow your cat with a generic (may I even say boring?) name, like Fluffy!

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