Top Cat Names
by Kyle Larson
Is it time to get a new cat? Lets take a look at the top cat names for 2017 to find the perfect name for your kitty!
Last year more than 2 million new cat owners used Find Cat Names to find an awesome cat name. Our site allows users to save their favorite names, so we pulled the most selected options to find the top cat names for 2017.
We created an infographic from the results we found:
Top 10 Female Cat Names
The top female cat names are short and beautiful. Many of the names are included in our list of cute female cat names. Bella has been a favorite name for the past few years, and Nala comes from the Lion King movie.
Here are 10 more great female cat name ideas!:
- Bell (Belle)
Top 10 Male Cat Names
The top male cat names also include Simba from the Lion King. The list also includes a few food cat names (Oreo, Biscuit, Bacon) and some famous names from history (Caesar), cartoons (Felix), and film (Chewie).
Here are 10 more great male cat name ideas!:
- Mr. Bigglesworth
- Blue (Blu)
Top Cat Names – Sports
The top sports cat names come from some great athletes of the past (Fuzzy & Tiger from golf, Ali from boxing, Babe & Dotty from baseball) and some general sports related terms.
Top Cat Names – Funny
These funny cat names are pulled from unusual cat name ideas. Many of the top names ended up also being food names.
Top Cat Names – International
These international cat names are typically not found in the US. They range from popular foreign names to names of people with international fame.
- Chi Chi
Top Cat Names – Books
These names are taken from some of our favorite books. Both from classic literature and more modern tales.
- Primrose (Prim)
Top Cat Names – Geeky
These names are taken from technology and from media that is considered ‘geeky’. Geeks rule and so do these names!
To find even more great cat names try running a cat name search!