Guide to Unique Cat Names

Unique Cat Names

Your kitty is unique, and they deserve a name that's as special as they are. Choosing the perfect name for your furry friend can be a daunting task, but we've rounded up a list of creative, unique cat names that are sure to make a lasting impression. Let's take a look at some unique cat names to help you find one that matches your pet's purrsonality.

After finding the best name for your unique kitty, create a custom Petventures storybook featuring your cat, then dedicate the storybook to your cat by adding his or her name to the customizable dedication page. Check out the unique cat names below for naming your new furry friend.


Table of Contents

Celebrity Cat Names

Cat Names Inspired by Nature

Fictional Character Cat Names

Unique Male Cat Names

Unique Female Cat Names

Recommended Products


Celebrity Cat Names

One great way to select a standout name for your cat or kitten is to choose one that's based on a famous person's name. Best of all, you can come up with all types of great puns. Here are a few ideas for unique female cat names inspired by celebrities:

  • Any Katy Perry fans in your home will love the name Kitty Purry.
  • Literary types might want to consider the name Jane Pawsten for their furry friend.
  • If your cat or kitten already struts like a supermodel, Cindy Clawford may be the purrfect choice.

There are also plenty of unique male cat names based on celebrity names:

  • Mew-sic lovers are sure to love the name Paw McCartney.
  • You know your cat is a handsome one—how about Brad Kitt?
  • Peace out with the 60s-inspired name Cat Stevens.

Cat Names Inspired by Nature

Cats are often indoor pets, but you can still pay tribute to the beauty of the outdoors with a nature-inspired name. You can find all kinds of unique cat names that have their roots in nature. They include:

  • Aspen
  • Barley
  • Buttercup
  • Cinnamon
  • Daisy
  • Huckleberry
  • Rain
  • Sage
  • Sienna
  • Thunder
  • Woody

Fictional Character Cat Names

For another fun source of unique cat names, look no further than your favorite fictional characters. Whether it's a character from literature or your favorite movie character, you'll have plenty of options to choose from:

  • Got any Harry Potter lovers in the house? Your kitty might be a Ravenclaw in training.
  • Star Wars lovers would delight in names like Luke Skywhisker or, of course, Chewbacca.
  • Consider a name inspired by your favorite Disney princess for your furry friend: Jasmine, Moana, Ariel, Anna, Elsa and Belle are all possibilities.

Unique Male Cat Names

Besides the ones already mentioned, you have plenty of other choices to name your male cat. How about Simba, Tiger or Smokey? Got a cat who thinks he's tough? Name him Bomber, Bronson or Eastwood.

Unique Female Cat Names

There are many other sweet female cat names as well from Rainbow to Ivory to Peaches to Zoe.

Recommended Products

Looking for a purrfect gift for that special pet or pet-lover? We’ve put together a list of recommended products below.

Personalized Pet Storybook

Create a custom storybook, starring your pet. Design the look of your dog or cat, write a dedication, and add your name and hometown to create a uniquely personal adventure!

Pet Pop Art Blanket

Looking for a fantastic way to snuggle with your fur-born? Create a custom blanket featuring your pet’s likeness. Perfect for pet beds, your bed, and couches!

Pet Pop Art Canvas

Do you love your pet enough to turn them into a work of art? Design custom canvas prints, featuring your pet, to display in your home. We work with you to capture the look of your dog or cat and select the perfect background from our collection of over 60 options!

Pet Pop Art Phone Case

Is your fur-born always on your mind? Create a custom phone case with your pet’s likeness on a variety of backgrounds. Show off your pet to the world and get tons of compliments on their cute face!

Pet Pop Art Socks

Pet Pop Art Tag

Need the perfect tag for your new furry friend? Make a custom tag with your dog or cat’s name on pop art backgrounds. Create an amazing tag to show off your pet’s personality to the world.

Pet Pop Art Mug

Pet Pop Art Shirts, Hoodies, and Sweaters

Turn your pet into a fashion statement! Make shirts, hoodies, tank-tops and more so you can show off their cute face everywhere you go.


Looking for more names for cats?

Click the links below for guides specific to other colors of cats:



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