There is something very unique about hairless cats that sets them apart from the rest of the cat family. And no, we don’t just mean the missing hair!
These cats, which are also popularly known as Sphynx cats, are different from others in the way they look, but due to their personalities.
Hairless cats have the warmest personality, all the while being bold and lively.
Out of all breeds of cats, these naked cats are the ones that are known to be the most loyal to humans. For that reason, many people regard hairless cats to be the ideal mix between a cat and a dog.
Because of their unique physical features and personality traits, it seems fitting to find a name that is equally as unique.
If you have just gotten yourself one of these exotic and majestic felines, take a look at our guide on cool and quirky hairless cat names that will inspire you to find the perfect name for them.
Naked cats are highly responsive to their names and have an innate need to belong in a household. That’s why you should ideally move through the naming process as fast as possible to allow your cat to fit in easily.
This guide will help you in doing just that. So without wasting any time, let’s begin!
Hairless Cat Names for Girls
This category focuses solely on hairless cat names specifically for girls. These have been derived from human names but will be fitting for your feline pet.
We’re confident that you will find the perfect name from this thorough list for your female naked cat.
- Cleo (short for Cleopatra)
- Bijou (meaning “jewel” in French)
Unique Hairless Cat Names
Unlike furry cats, hairless cats can be noticed pretty easily because of their lack of hair. They have the natural tendency to stand out from the rest of the cats. For that reason, it would seem fitting to find a name that matches your cat’s distinctiveness.
This list of unique hairless cat names will help you find a name does just that.
- Mr. Clean
- Bare Bear
- Peach (like a fuzzy peach, but without the fuzz!)
- Noodle (because of the wrinkly skin)
- Pudding (skin that jiggles a little)
- Slip ‘N Slide
- Baldielocks (like Goldilocks)
- Tofu (soft and smooth)
- Ivan/Iva: This is a Russian name translated to ‘gracious gift from God.’ So, if you think your cat is a gift from God to you, you can consider giving them this unique hairless cat name.
- Peri: This cute name is the name of a famous mythical fairy creature in ancient Persian language, and now in Malaysia. The creature was initially known for its evilness but then turned to become good and gracious.
- Dobby: He was an elf in the Harry Potter franchise movies. Though a slave, this loyal and kind elf have skin that is akin to that of a hairless cat, so the name would be a very apt one for your feline pet.
Hairless Cat Breed Names
Perhaps you want to give your hairless cat a name that suits the texture of their skin and lack of fur. If that’s so, then you might like this list of names based on the physical features of your Sphynx cat.
- Mr/Mrs. Clean
Egyptian Hairless Cat Names
Most of the hairless Sphynx cats bear a strong resemblance to Ancient Egypt’s cats, where the roots of these hairless cats lie and where their name was derived.
You can consider giving your feline an Egyptian name to commemorate their Egyptian roots.
Here’s a list of the best suggestions of Egyptian hairless cat names.
- King Tut
Hairless Cat Names for Boys
For those who have brought home a precious male hairless cat, we’re positive that you will find the perfect name for your new pet from this list. So, take a look at the best names for male hairless cats.
- The Rock
Black Hairless Cat Names
Black hairless cats are perhaps the most attractive types of hairless cats to exist.
They are also quite rare, and only a small number of black hairless cats exist worldwide. These felines exude mysteriousness and coolness that is simply unique to their own kind.
If your hairless cat is black, it might be a good idea to give them a name based on their dark coat.
Cute Hairless Cat Names
If you think your hairless cat is cute as a button, then this list is definitely for you. Here are some of the cutest names you can give to your new pet.
Funny Hairless Cat Names
For all the jokesters out there, this list of funny hairless cat names might be what you’re looking for.
- Chairman Meow
- Katy Purry
Creative Names for Hairless Cats
Here is a list of fun wordplay based on the baldness of your hairless cats. If you want to give a story to anyone who asks about your pet’s name, then these names will surely strike a conversation.
- Peach Fuzz
- Bald McCartney
- Lucille Bald
- Scarlet No Haira
- Shave Brubeck
- Rip Van Wrinkle
- Hairy Styles
Warrior Cat Names for Hairless Cats
If you have brought home a fearless hairless cat, why not give them a name that reflects their brave and fiery personality?
Igor: He was a famous ‘warrior of peace’ dating back to ancient Scandinavian times. It is also a name of the famous Russian composer Igor Stravinsky.
Flamma: You can name your hairless feline pet after this brave roman soldier who fought in multiple wars, notably the First Punic War. His name is derived from the word ‘flames’ because of his fiery and vicious personality.
If your hairless cat is always ready to pounce and is afraid of no one, this could be a fitting name for them.
Marcus: Consider naming your Sphynx cat after the badass warrior Marcus Cassius Scaeva who fought for Julius Caesar and was a prominent part of the Roman army at the time. If it wasn’t for him, Caesar might not have become as famous as he is.
Cool Hairless Cat Names
There’s no doubt that hairless cats are the coolest breed of cats, and no other breed can beat them for that title. Period.
So, maybe you want to give them a name that accentuates their badass coolness?
Well, here are some cool hairless cat names for your new pet.
- Supernova (Nova for short)
Good Hairless Cat Names
Still haven’t found a name you like yet?
Well, then here are some names you can consider giving if you have brought home a hairless cat. They’re inspired by famous characters that may strike a similarity to your naked cat.
Ted-Nude-Gent: Consider naming your cat after perhaps the most famous hairless cat on television. Ted Nude Gent is a Sphynx cat who appeared in the Austin Powers films.
This cat appears to have gone permanently bald after previously being furry, a transformation that even his owner went through.
Mr Whiskerson: Another famous Sphynx cat who appeared on TV is Mr Whiskerson. He was a hairless cat that Rachel brings home in the famous sitcom ‘Friends.’
The cat appears to be grumpy and aggressive, so if you think this describes your hairless cat’s personality, you can consider naming them Mr/Mrs. Whiskers.
Conclusion: Hairless Cat Names
And with that, we conclude our comprehensive guide on cool and quirky hairless cat names. We hope that by now, you may have found a name that fits perfectly well with your naked cat’s physical features and personality.
Don’t be afraid to take risks and pick out a unique name for your unique cat. Remember to take it easy and not sweat the process, before you know it, you will have found the perfect name for your hairless cat!