Experts typically agree that most cats reach adulthood when they turn one year old. However, many cats don’t reach their full size until they are anywhere between eighteen months old and four years old. So, if you’ve rescued a kitten and now gave it a place in your home, you can be sure that it’s not going to look old anytime soon.
Well, when naming the kitty, perhaps you could give it a cutesy name that fits its appearance and demeanor perfectly. So, here’s a guide on cute and funny names for baby cats that you can use.
We’ve provided categories that are based on gender, breed, color, movie references, and more. Narrow down the categories that best suit your kitty and pick your favorite.
Boy Baby Cat Names
This category is solely focused on baby boy cat names that are also human names. We’re positive you’ll find one that you really like from this comprehensive list.
Also, don’t be afraid to take these names as inspiration for coming up with your own perfect name for your male pet cat.
Girl Baby Cat Names
For those of you who’ve brought home a small little female cat, you could give it a name that sounds the best for it. It can also be human names. So, check out these baby girl cat names!
Cute Baby Cat Names
Name something that’s cuter than a baby cat; we’ll wait. All jokes aside, kittens are adorable creatures that deserve fluffy and cutesy names. In that spirit, here are some handpicked cute baby cat names.
- Snow Cap
- Polar Bear
- White Noise
Baby Persian Cat Names
Ernst Stavro Blofeld: This is the name of a character from 1963 film From Russia with Love.
This character has a small Persian cat in his arms, so you could name your cat after the character itself. Perhaps, some Bond fans will understand the reference when you tell them your cat’s name.
Beanie Babies Cat Names
Beanie Babies is a brand that manufactures stuffed toys that are soft and cuddly. If you’ve got a Beanie Babies cat, we’ve provided a few names of their cats.
Baby Ginger Cat Names
Many ginger or orange cats are found with a tabby pattern. A tabby cat has a distinctive marking on its forehead, resembling the letter M. The markings are stripes above the eyes, down the cheeks, and down the back.
Thus, take a look at these baby ginger cat names, some of which reference their stripes.
- Caramel cantaloupe
- Sweet Potato
Baby Calico Cat Names
Baby calico cats are those with a mix of three colors on their coats.
Many breeds of cats can have a calico coat pattern. Calico cats with coats of predominantly white with large patches of orange and black are most common. However, calico cats also come in different varieties of colors.
Synthesis: We picked the name Synthesis for a calico cat because it represents the unity among three different colors to form a cohesive whole, which, of course, is your baby cat.
Aristocats Baby Cat Names
Marie: Marie is a character from the 1970 Disney animated film called The Aristocats.
She is the daughter of the cat Duchess and looks like her mother—a Turkish Angora cat. She has a slender body, white hair, and deep blue eyes.
Marie is a curious and caring cat, even though she may be a little spoiled (a very wealthy woman owns her, so that’s expected.) looks like a smaller version of her mother, and she behaves in a similar, ladylike way.
With that in mind, Marie is a fantastic name you can give to your female kitten.
Toulouse: You could name your male kitten after Toulouse, another one of Duchess’ children. He has a chonky body with orange fur and gorgeous green eyes. Toulouse is a confident, funny, and easygoing cat, who always hoped to meet a tough alley cat, and he did.
You could also consider naming your boy cat after the third child Berlioz. Berlioz is also a sweet-natured cat and has dark gray fur on his body.
Check out our complete list of Aristocats Names from the Disney Movie.
Awesome Baby Cat Names
Your cat is awesome, no matter what it does or looks like. Period. That said, maybe you want to accentuate its coolness with an awesome name? Well, in that case, here are some awesome baby cat names.
Grey and White Baby Cat Names
The bicolor (gray and white) fur coats on cats are not restricted to a specific breed.
Two of the more common breeds with a mixture of gray and white are British Shorthair and Persian cats. Other examples include Munchkin, Scottish Fold, Norwegian Forest, Oriental Shorthair, European Shorthair, Devon Rex, Van Cat, Egyptian Mau, and more.
Considering there are so many different breeds, the following grey and white baby cat names are color specific.
Baby Black Cat Names
The Cat Fanciers Association (CFA) declares that are twenty-two cat breeds that tend to have a solid black coat. The Bombay breed is one of them.
That said, there are many mixed breeds with mostly black coats and just a bit of another color. If your kitten is mostly black, then here are some names you may like for it.
- Night Rider
Beautiful Baby Cat Names
Moonglow: There are fewer things more beautiful than the night sky in an open landscape that’s lit up by the moon’s radiance. From that, we made the name Moonglow for your beautiful little baby cat.
This name could work well with a white cat, but you don’t have to limit it to that.
Funny Baby Cat Names
The following funny baby cat names are for those of you jokesters who love to fit in a joke in anywhere they can.
Well, nothing is stopping you from trying that with your pet cat’s name.
In fact, our list encourages you to do so. Check these out!
- Al Bino
- Monsieur Chat
- Marilyn Meow
- Fish Sticks
- Cindy Clawford
- Pepe Le Pew
- Chonk the Destroyer
- Katy Purry
Famous Baby Cat Names
Scarlett the Brave: Scarlett was a stray car in Brooklyn. When a fire broke out, Scarlet went straight into the fire to save her kittens.
She managed to save all but one but burned herself by doing so. However, her injuries healed, and she and her babies lived happily after being adopted by a family.
In honor of her bravery and brilliance, you could name your baby cat after her.
Good Baby Cat Names
This list of good baby cat names consists of names that are easy to remember, making them fantastic pet names for any animal.
Grey Baby Cat Names
Pebbles: You’re bound to step on some small gray-colored pebbles when you walk along the shore of the beach. Considering your grey baby cat is also small and round, you can’t go wrong with the name Pebbles.
Sweet Baby Cat Names
This category includes sweet, food-inspired names for your sweet cat. Go over them and pick the one that reminds you most of your baby cat.
Unique Baby Cat Names
If you’re a pet owner who likes their pet’s name to stand out from others, then we’ve got just the list of names for you.
The great thing about picking a unique name is also that other people will remember your pet’s name the next time they meet your cute little kitty cat.
Conclusion: Baby Cat Names
Well, this concludes our guide on cute and funny names for baby cats.
Don’t hesitate to make a bold choice with your kitten’s name if you feel it fits well with its personality and appearance. After the naming process is complete, you can play and snuggle with your cat as much you like.
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