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250+ Witchy Cat Names

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Get ready for 250+ witchy cat names that are spooky and spellbinding. This guide also includes magic names for cats, witchy black cat names, Wiccan cat names, and so much more.

Witchy cat names

Guide to Witchy Cat Names

Cats are commonly associated with witches, so it makes sense that you’re looking at witch-themed names for your new pet.

Witchy names for cats can range from spooky and scary to charming and cute to whimsical and witty. This guide has every option you can think of, so you’re sure to find the right name for your furry friend.

Witch Cat Names

Let’s first look at popular witch cat names. These ideas are instantly associated with witches and offer a spirited option for your cat.

  • Witch/Witchy
  • Warlock
  • Salem
  • Binx
  • Charm
  • Coven
  • Solstice
  • Spirit
  • Halloween
  • Cackle
  • Succubus
  • Succuba
  • Spooky
  • Raven
  • Omen
  • Pentagram
  • Phantom
  • Boil
  • Chalice
  • Devil
  • Demon
  • Amulet
  • Midnight
  • Beelzebub
  • Bat/Batty
  • Diablo
  • Eerie
  • Vixen
  • Twilight
  • Tricks
  • Trixie
  • Trickster
  • Hades
  • Enchantress
  • Enchantra
  • Goth
  • Pumpkin
  • Broom-hilda

Female Witchy Cat Names

Witches often have names that sound unique, enchanting, and ethereal, all at the same time. The following options reflect this spirit and are fun picks for a female feline.

  • Hagatha
  • Medusa
  • Luna
  • Arachne
  • Alwina
  • Lucinda
  • Nyx
  • Dakarba
  • Edwina
  • Eureka
  • Della
  • Galiena
  • Satana
  • Davina
  • Sarafine
  • Wilhelima
  • Helga
  • Amara
  • Bathsheba
  • Seraphina
  • Rowena
  • Prudence
  • Jezebel
  • Hecate
  • Aradia
  • Gruntilda
  • Zephyr
  • Hilda
  • Tamsin
  • Agnes
  • Sybil
  • Cassandra

Male Witchy Cat Names

If you’re bringing home a boy, these male witchy cat names are a great choice. Take a look and see what you think.

  • Alatar
  • Damien
  • Palpatine
  • Orwen
  • Zephyr
  • Severus
  • Sauron
  • Constantine
  • Remus
  • Rincewind
  • Drudner
  • Gramarye
  • Saruman
  • Giddeon
  • Orion
  • Geralt
  • Lucius
  • Rowan
  • Darco
Magic names for cats

Magic Names for Cats

Witches are magical characters known for casting spells and summoning spirits. As you search for ideas, you could lean into the magic aspect of these spellbinding beings.

If this sounds appealing to you, you’ll love these magic names for cats.

  • Magic
  • Hex
  • Hocus
  • Pocus
  • Gandalf
  • Spell
  • Spellman
  • Merlin
  • Taboo
  • Voodoo
  • Enigma
  • Sorcerer
  • Abracadabra
  • Abra
  • Cadabra
  • Mage
  • Occult
  • Curse
  • Cauldron
  • Alchemy
  • Devilry
  • Conjury
  • Prophecy
  • Mystery
  • Trickery
  • Oracle
  • Superstition
  • Incant
  • Ritual
  • Mystic
  • Tonic
  • Harry
  • Houdini
  • Rasputin
  • Shaman

Are you looking for more spooky and magical names? Check out these Halloween cat names.

Witchy Black Cat Names

Witches and black cats go together like peanut butter and jelly. Something is haunting about a black kitten that makes it fit right in with Halloween and other scary celebrations.

Check out these witchy black cat names if you have a dark-colored cat. They’re great for felines with black fur but work for any colored cat.

  • Shady
  • Noir
  • Cinder
  • Shadow
  • Ebony
  • Ember
  • Stormy
  • Coal
  • Crow
  • Twilight
  • Smokey
  • Slater
  • Darth
  • Tarmac
  • Thunder
  • Dusty
  • Ash
  • Slate
  • Asher
  • Graphite
  • Onyx
  • Carbon

Discover more black cat names.

Famous Witches

Witches have been part of popular entertainment for centuries. Today they regal us in TV shows, movies, books, and more.

As you search for witch names for cats, a great place for inspiration is to look at famous witches that are well-known and beloved by many.

You could pick the name of a character you enjoy or go with a name that sounds exciting.

  • SabrinaSabrina the Teenage Witch
  • Hermione Granger – Harry Potter
  • Glinda – The good witch from The Wizard of Oz
  • Wicked Witch of the West The Wizard of Oz
  • UrsulaThe Little Mermaid
  • MaleficentSleeping Beauty
  • Samantha Bewitched
  • Endora – Bewitched
  • TabithaBewitched
  • Minerva McGonagallHarry Potter
  • Winifred Sanderson Hocus Pocus
  • Mary SandersonHocus Pocus
  • Sarah SandersonHocus Pocus
  • Hilda SpellmanSabrina the Teenage Witch
  • Zelda SpellmanSabrina the Teenage Witch
  • Scarlet – The Scarlet Witch in the Marvel series
  • Prue HalliwellCharmed
  • Piper Halliwell Charmed
  • Phoebe HalliwellCharmed
  • GillianBell, Book and Candle
  • RavennaSnow White and the Huntsman
  • WillowBuffy the Vampire Slayer
  • Melisandre – Game of Thrones
  • JadisThe Chronicles of Narnia
  • Fiona GoodeAmerican Horror Story
  • Marie LaveauAmerican Horror Story
  • ElphabaWicked
  • Alex Ridgemont – Witches of Eastwick
  • Jane RidgemontWitches of Eastwick
  • Sukie RidgemontWitches of Eastwick
  • Circe – Enchantress in Greek mythology and a DC Comics witch
  • SilasThe Vampire Diaries
  • DahliaThe Vampire Diaries

Are you interested in more Harry Potter names? Check out our Harry Potter cat names guide.

Feline with witch hat and pumpkins

Wiccan Cat Names

The Wicca religion combines the worship of witchcraft and nature. It was developed in England in the 1950s and now has millions of followers. (1)

Inspired by the nature-based pagan religion, Wiccan cat names come from the world around us, mythological characters, and more.

If you like the idea of pagan cat names, you’ll love these options.

  • Aspen
  • Moon
  • Agate
  • Sage
  • Opal
  • Jade
  • Adonis
  • Sun
  • Sola
  • Flora
  • Rainbow
  • Persephone
  • Ruby
  • Rain
  • Aurora
  • River
  • Soleil
  • Rowan
  • Mountain
  • Ember
  • Bedwyr
  • Emerald
  • Wind
  • Sapphyre
  • Briania
  • Teigra
  • Scarlet
  • Bronwyn
  • Star
  • Iris
  • Rowena
  • Topaz
  • Forrest
  • Willow
  • Celeste
  • Rose
  • Wolf
  • Hypatia

Other Languages

Sometimes a popular witch name like Salem or Sabrina won’t do. For those who want something more unique, one option is to explore “witch” and “warlock” in other languages. (2, 3)

These ideas sound spooky and bewitching but with a fun twist.

  • Heks – witch in Dutch and Danish
  • Hexe – witch in German
  • Noita – witch in Finnish
  • Sorcière – witch in French
  • Häxa – witch in Swedish
  • Strega – witch in Italian
  • Bruxa – witch in Portuguese
  • Bruja – witch in Spanish
  • Tovenaar – warlock in Dutch
  • Velho – warlock in Finnish
  • Démoniste – warlock in French
  • Hexenmeister – warlock in German
  • Stregone – warlock in Italian
  • Veneficus – warlock in Latin
  • Brujo – warlock in Spanish

More Spooky Cat Names

The ideas for witchy cat names aren’t over yet. Last, let’s conclude our guide with even more spooky options for those who love a good fright.

  • Gremlin
  • Lucifer
  • Reaper
  • Satan
  • Slayer
  • Beetlejuice
  • Casper
  • Danger
  • Menace
  • Malice
  • Nebula
  • Vice
  • Peril
  • Mystique
  • Craven – horror filmmaker Wes Craven
  • Cruella – 101 Dalmatians villain
  • Chucky – terrifying doll
  • Dexter – Serial killer from the Dexter series
  • Dracula – famous vampire
  • Edgar – author Edgar Allen Poe
  • Elvira – mistress of the dark
  • Fester – Uncle Fester from The Addams Family
  • Frankenstein – a novel by English author Mary Shelley
  • Freddy – Freddy Krueger from A Nightmare on Elm Street
  • Hannibal – killer Hannibal Lecter
  • Herman – Herman Munster from The Munsters
  • Hitchcock – suspenseful filmmaker Albert Hitchcock
  • Ichabod – Ichabod Crane from Legend of Sleepy Hollow
  • Igor – character in Young Frankenstein
  • Jekyll – the Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
  • Krueger – Freddy Krueger from A Nightmare on Elm Street
  • Lurch – The Addams Family character
  • Morticia – the matriarch of The Addams Family
  • Poe – author Edgar Allen Poe
  • VoldemortHarry Potter villain
  • Wednesday – from The Addams Family
Beautiful black kitten

Final Thoughts: Witchy Cat Names

Witch cat names are a fun choice for felines for so many reasons. Maybe you have a black cat who looks like it needs a dark, bewitching name. Or perhaps you’re drawn to the spooky side and love the thought of giving your pet a menacing moniker.

Another reason could be an attraction to magic and supernatural things. Or maybe it’s something entirely different!

No matter the reason, witch cat names provide cool, creative options for your newfound friend.

More Cat Names

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How to Pick the Right Name

At first, it might seem daunting trying to find the right name. With so many options, how do you find the perfect match?

First, write down any name that sounds interesting. You can also select the heart icon on the left to save a name you like.

When you’re done gathering inspiration, look through the list and remove any idea you don’t absolutely adore. For the ideas you do like, take a moment to say the name out loud and see if you can picture calling it for your cat.

Ultimately, you’ll know in your gut when you’ve found just the right name for your precious pet.

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This handy tool allows you to select your favorite name styles, including cute, funny, elegant, sporty, tough, and more. It then generates a name perfectly tailored to your style.


  1. Wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wicca)
  2. In Different Languages (https://www.indifferentlanguages.com/words/witch)
  3. In Different Languages (https://indifferentlanguages.in/word/english/5adc749/warlock)

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