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20 Cute Female Cat Names

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I've been a cat person my whole life, and I'm always looking for new names for my favorite feline companions. If you're in the market for a new name for your kitty, take a look at this list of 20 female cat names. They're all gorgeous and sophisticated and are sure to make your cat feel special every time she hears them


20 Cute Female Cat Names


Luna is a name derived from the Latin word for moon. It's a popular name for cats in the United States, but it's more often given to female cats than male cats. In other words: Luna has more of a feminine feel to it. If you're looking for a cat with a white coat, this could be your pick!


Penny is a name that's very popular with female cats. It's also a perfect name for your new feline friend if you're looking for something cute and adorable. Penny is just one of those names that sounds like it belongs to a little kitten, not an adult cat!


Zoey is a name that's popular with female cats. It has a cute, feminine feel to it and is often used as an alternative spelling of Zoe. It's also the name of an adorable kitten on the TV show My Cat From Hell!


Bella is a Latin word for beautiful. It's also a name for a cat. The name Bella can be used to describe any female cat that you have or may encounter in your life. These cats may be rescues, but they're still beautiful and worth loving!

Bella is also the name of one of my rescued girls—she's very sweet, even if she was born on the streets and had to fend for herself as a kitten.


Nala is a lioness who is Simba's love interest in the Disney movie The Lion King. She also happens to be his mother and the daughter of Sarafina.

Nala is by far one of the most popular female cats in movies and television shows, so if you're looking for a name that's already been used by thousands of other cat owners, this might be your best choice.



Lucy is a popular name for cats, so it's no wonder that it has become a popular choice among cat owners. The name is inspired by the Peanuts comic strip character Lucy van Pelt and by The Beatles' song "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds." It's also the name of Meryl Streep's character in The Devil Wears Prada film.


Daisy is a sweet, feminine name that has been used as the title of many books and films. It's also a popular name for girls and women, so if you're looking for a unique name that isn't too common yet, this might be your best choice.


If you're looking for a name that gives off some warmth and sunshine, Rosie is the name for you. This moniker is perfect for a cat who has a red coat or even just has a rosy complexion. It could also be used as an endearing nickname for your beloved feline companion if she happens to have a warm personality or outlook on life.


Chloe is a sweet name that means "blooming" and originates from the Greek word chaos, meaning "green shoot." In addition to being incredibly adorable, this name has also been popular for centuries. It's been in the top 1,000 names since at least 1880 and has remained consistently high on the list throughout history.

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Today Chloe ranks #12 in the United States—a perfect choice for anyone looking for a pretty name with some staying power!


Mia is a name that's common in both pop culture and real life. In the movie Clueless, the protagonist was named Mia. She was also the protagonist in another movie called The Princess Diaries, as well as its sequel, The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement.

Mia is a pretty name for your kitty because it means “mine” or “my own” in Italian. It's also kind of playful sounding—the equivalent of calling someone "babe" or "sweetheart."


Maggie is a Scottish name, a variant of Margaret. This is an excellent choice for your Scottish Fold cat or any other kitty with blue eyes.



Stella is a Greek name meaning “star.” It's also a popular name for humans and cats alike. The epitome of a sweet, gentle, affectionate cat? Call her Stella! Looking for something more energetic and playful? Then Stella might not be the right fit for you.


Lola is the name of a cat in the movie The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert Lola is a sweet name and it's also easy to say!

If you're looking for a feminine-sounding name, then this one's for you. It's also appropriate if your cat has some sass to her personality; she'll like that you've named her after such an independent feline.


Sophie is a French name meaning “wisdom” or “knowledge.” It’s also a Greek name, meaning “wise.” Sophie is also a German name and means “wise protector.” The Russian version of the name means “wise defender of men,” while the Hebrew version means “beautiful girl.” Finally, there's a Dutch version that means "knowledgeable" or "intelligent."


A common name for a female kitty, Sadie is also the perfect name for a cat with a face that resembles her owner's, who has just gotten dumped by their boyfriend or girlfriend. It can also be used as an adjective to describe any cat who seems depressed.

Ruby Tuesday

Ruby Tuesday is a song by the Rolling Stones, released in 1966. The lyrics describe a woman who is only available on Tuesdays and who, according to the narrator, "just sits and cries" for the rest of the week. This is meant as an obvious metaphor for a woman who is only available to be with her lover on Tuesdays—as opposed to any other days of the week.


Marley is a good name for a cat that has long, flowing fur. It can also be used to describe any cat with a face that resembles the famous musician Bob Marley's.


Marbles is a game that involves players shooting small balls into a series of holes. The player who gets the most marbles in their hole wins. This name can be given to any cat who enjoys playing with marbles or has been known to steal them from other pets.


Tilly is a name that can be used to describe any cat that is small and cute. It can also be used as an affectionate term for your wife or girlfriend.


Jemma is a name that can be used to describe any cat that is small and cute. It can also be used as an affectionate term for your wife or girlfriend. Jemma has been trending as a baby girl name on Nameberry since 2012, but it’s still under the radar in the US.

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