205 Cute And Adorable Christmas Cat Names

Names December 3, 2018
Christmas Cat Names - 60 + Merry Names

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205 Cute And Adorable Christmas Cat Names

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Christmas Cat Names - 60 + Merry Names

Cats and kittens can be the perfect gift, so what is more appropriate than a list of Christmas cat names to start the season. On the list below we have brought together a Christmas themed cat names list based on everything we love about the holidays. Here are a few ideas to get you in the Christmas spirit:

  • CASPAR – One of the three wise men
  • EGGNOG– Yuletide beverage
  • RUDOLPH – Most famous of Santa’s reindeer
  • SANTA – Christmas gift bringer

Male Christmas Cat Names

  • BELTHAZAR-One of the three wise men who visited and gifted baby Jesus, sounds like a suitable christmas name for your cat
  • BLITZEN-Name your fast cat after this character in Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer film
  • CASPAR-One of the wise men who brought gifts to baby Jesus, this is an ideal name for a cat who follows instructions
  • CHRISTIAN-A cat who reminds you to follow Jesus Christ
  • CLAUS-A Greek name meaning Victory of the people, a perfect name for a brave and bold cat
  • COMET-A lovely name for an adorable cat with a grey coat
  • CRACKER-An ideal name for a cat who was gifted to you during Christmas
  • DONNER-One of the Santa’s’ reindeer, an ideal name for a talented and confident cat
  • ELF-Name your graceful and strong feline after this Santa Claus’ helper of the North-Pole
  • EMMANUEL-Hebrew name meaning God with us, suits a cat that always reminds you of God’s presence
  • FAITHFUL-An ideal name for a loyal and trustworthy cat that reminds you of the true meaning of Christmas
  • FROSTY-Name your jolly and joyous cat after the character in television series Frosty The Snowman
  • FRUITCAKE-Extend the love you have for this delicious cake by naming your wonderful cat fruitcake
  • GABRIEL-Remember Angel Gabriel who brought good news to Mary? Well, this makes an amazing name for your cat
  • GIFT-An ideal name for a feline you received as a gift during Christmas
  • GINGERBREAD-An amazing name for a cat based on treats you get during Christmas
  • HOLIDAY-An ideal name for a friendly and peaceful cat
  • HYMN-These praise songs add meaning to Christmas, a fitting name for a joyous cat
  • JINGLE-This name reminds you of the awesome Christmas melodies
  • JOSEPH-This name will always remind you of Jesus’ father, a fitting name for an honest cat
  • MARZIPAN– A lovely name for a sweet feline just like t the Christmas cake
  • NICHOLAS– Name your cat after Saint Nicholas who is known as Santa Claus
  • NICK-Short form of the name Nicholas, sounds great for a cat name
  • NOEL– A lovely French name meaning Christmas
  • RUDOLPH-Name your caring and lovely cat after Santa’s most famous red-nosed reindeer
  • SANTA-Name your cat after Father Christmas or Santa Claus who’s believed to bring children gifts
  • SNOWMAN-An ideal name for a lively cat who loves playing in the snow
  • STAR– This name reminds you of the three wise men who followed the North Star to find baby Jesus, well its perfect for your white cat
  • WENCASLAS-A wonderful name for a kind cat derived from the Christmas carol, Good King Wenceslas
  • YULE-A lovely name for a cat born during the Christmas season

Female Christmas Cat Names

  • ANGEL-A lovely name for the most amazing and sweet cat
  • CANDY-A perfect name for a feline who’s the real sweet pie
  • CANDY-CANE-A sweet name to give your striped cat who brings you extra happiness
  • CAROL-Name your cat after the lovely tunes of Christmas carols which fill the air during the festive season
  • CHRISTMAS-Giving your cat this name is a wonderful way to enjoy the feeling of Christmas all year-round
  • COOKIE-A wonderful name for an extra sweet cat
  • DANCER-Nothing complements Christmas celebration like a dance, a fitting name for a lively and jovial cat
  • DASHER-Give this name to your cat who reminds you of an adventurous reindeer with a wish in her heart
  • EGGNOG-A name of choice for a cat derived from a warm and flavored drink popular during Christmastime
  • EPIPHANY-An ideal name for a cat you adopted or who was born on the feast day of the manifestation of Christ
  • EVE-Consider this name for a cat who was born on the night before 25th of December
  • FELIZ-If you love the Feliz Navidad song by Jose Feliciano famous during Christmas, try if for your cat
  • GARLAND-This decorative wreath of leaves and flowers makes a lovely name for your peaceful and beautiful feline
  • HOLLY-Name your cat after this holly plant traditionally used in decorations for Christmas,
  • IVY-Name your faithful cat after this evergreen climbing plant
  • JOY-Consider this name for a cat that came to your life during the cheerful and uplifting day of Christmas
  • MARY-Name your lovely cat after the mother of Jesus Christ
  • MERRY-A wonderful name for a joyful cat who reminds you of the joy during the merry Christmas season
  • MISTLETOE-Traditionally you kiss under the mistletoe during Christmas, give this adorable name to your cuddly cat
  • CLAUS-A fictional wife of Santa Claus in the movie Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, suits a caring feline
  • NOELLE– Name your cat after this funny Christmas holiday movie starring Anna kendrick
  • PARTRIDGE-If you love the song ‘a partridge in a pear tree’, why not extend the name to your cat
  • PRANCER-Give your caring cat this name inspired by a kind-hearted farm girl in the movie Prancer
  • PUDDING-This old fashioned dessert always makes your heart melt, a great name for a charming cat
  • SNOWFLAKE-A wonderful name for a cat who reminds you of snowflakes popular during the Christmas winter season
  • STAR-The source of light that led the wise men to Jesus, a fitting name for a shinny coated white cat
  • STOCKINGS-A lovely name for a feline you received on Christmas Eve
  • SUGARPLUM-Consider this name for your lovely and sweet feline who is as sweet as this oval candies
  • TWINKLE-A lovely name for your cat with a shinny coat like the twinkling little star
  • VIXEN-An ideal name for a funny cat inspired by Santa Claus’ reindeer in the movie Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

More Adorable Christmas Cat Names

  • ABERCROMBIE- Coined from the famous American casual wear lifestyle retailer Abercrombie & Fitch that perfectly describes the beautiful coat of your Tuxedo coat
  • BADGER- Great name for your cat with a white stripe on the forehead like the burrowing animal with the same name
  • BEAU – A French name for your handsome cat.
  • BOND- Name him after James Bond the spy loved by every woman
  • BUTLER- Perfect for your black and white-colored Tuxedo cat who looks like he’s wearing a butlers coat
  • CHAPLIN-Name him after the English comic actor Charlie Chaplin who wore his toothbrush mustache perfectly
  • CHECKERS- This name will suit your bicolor Tuxedo cat
  • CHICO –This cute simple short name means boy or lad in Spanish
  • DANDY-A Greek name for a warrior cat
  • DOUGRAY-Name him after the Scottish actor Dougray Scott known for his roles in the Ever After, Hitman and Impossible 2 films
  • ENZO – This Italian name means a winner, and it can also be used to pay tribute to the famous automaker Enzo Ferrari
  • FELIX – Name him after the World’s famous Felix cat with a black and white coat
  • FIGARO-Name him after the sweet black and white cat character in the Walt Disney film Pinocchio
  • FREUD –An ideal name for a cheerful cat
  • GOSSIP-A unique name for a cat who enjoys small talks
  • GUCCI-A beautiful name for a cool cat derived from the Italian fashion house founded by Guccio Gucci
  • HOLLY GO LIGHTLY-Name her after the famous British singer Holly Golightly
  • LUNA-A trendy name if her coat has a greyish tint like the moon
  • MAGPIE- Name her after an intelligent black and white passerine bird
  • MARCELLA-A lovely name from your favorite TV series Marcella directed by Hans Rosenfeldt
  • MAYBELLE-A French name for a beautiful tuxedo cat
  • MITZI-A Hebrew name fit for your small and bitter kitty
  • MONA- We can’t think of a more smart name if you want to name her after the famous Mona Lisa painting
  • MOONBEAM- Fits her perfectly if she’s bright as a beam of light
  • NIKITA- Who wouldn’t want to be named after the deadly and sexy Maggie Q who stars in action thriller series Nikita
  • OPHELIA- A beautiful name derived from a character in  William Shakespeare’s drama Hamlet
  • PANDA-A cute name for a cat who if fluffy like a bear
  • PIAF-A unique name for a cat who loves music like the French singer Edith Piaf
  • RITZ- Give this name to your favorite kitty who is always nibbling on your Ritz Crackers
  • SHOWBIZ- Short form for show business for a creative cat who loves the limelight
  • SNAPSHOT-A modern name for a cat who is quick at her feet
  • SOPHIE-A Greek word meaning wisdom for an intelligent cat.
  • TESS-A diminutive form of Theresa and fits a kind cat with a white coat like the simple white sari worn by mother Theresa
  • TILDAA German name meaning strength in battle and its ideal for your strong and courageous cat
  • TRILBY-Derived from the novel Trilby by George du Maurier
  • VOODOO- This creative name fits your black cat who always seems to have tricks up her sleeve
  • ZOE- This cute Greek name fits your Tuxedo cat who is full of life
  • BUGSY – Cute name for your kitty with big bug eyes or for one who loves bugs
  • BUTTERS – Name him after Butters Stotch the naïve character in the animated series South Park 
  • CORKY – For your white-furred graceful cat
  • COSMO – Cute name for a handsome cat who loves order
  • COUSCOUS –For your small, well-rounded cat
  • DINKY – For your male pet who commands authority and power
  • DISNEY – Looking for Disney name for your prince? Go with this original and cute name
  • DONUT – This is a really cute name for a sweet cat
  • ELMER – Perfect for your famous cat or for the one who enjoys being in the limelight
  • FIVEL – Yiddish for the brilliant one
  • FIZZ – This will be a beautiful name for your cat with a ginger coat
  • FONZ –Cool name for a lovely cat named after the popular lead character in the sitcom Happy days
  • GIZMO – English name meaning strong and handsome
  • GOOGLE – Isn’t this the perfect name for your cat who knows it all
  • GREMLIN – Cute name for your mischievous cat
  • GUMBY – Like Gumby the cool clay character in the TV show Claymation
  • HERBIE – For a handsome cat who is admirable for their warrior spirit
  • HOBBIT – Perfect Lord of the Rings name for your round and small cat 
  • HOOTIE – For your handsome kitty who makes the ladies go gaga
  • HOWIE – Lovely name for a brave cat
  • IGBY – Cute name for your rebellious and stubborn cat
  • JELLO – Creative and fun name for your handsome bundle of fur
  • JINGLES – Cute name for a playful kitty
  • JOJO – Beautiful name for a cat who was born on Monday
  • KERMIT – Variant of Dermot meaning free man in Irish
  • KIT – Name him after the handsome actor Kit Harington who acts as Jon Snow in the Game of Thrones
  • LINUS – Unique name for a cat with a pale yellowish or flaxen coat
  • MAGOO – We love this beautiful name ideal for your cat who carries himself as an important person
  • MARBLES – Perfect for the cat who loves to play with marbles or one with a coat with flecks of gray, tan, brown, white or black
  • MCFLY – For a peaceful black kitty
  • MILO – Great name for a merciful cat named after Milo, the orange cat in the movie The Adventures of Milo & Otis
  • MOBY – Name him after the famous musician and animal activist Richard Melville Hall popularly nicknamed Moby
  • MOJO – Your cat will love this name which means good luck
  • MOMO – A famous cat name in Japan meaning peach
  • MOTT – For your bundle of fur who loves to play with mud 
  • MOXIE – Cute name for a cat who is aggressive and energetic
  • NACHO – Pet name for the name Ignacio and ideal for a fiery cat
  • NEWT – Lovely name for your small kitty who is always quiet and cooperative
  • NICNAC – Cute name for a tiny cat that loves to eat crackers
  • NOGGIN – Slang for a small cup and would suit your minute furry friend
  • OGGIE – An English pastry and would be ideal for a sweet cat
  • PEEWEE – Perfect for your small furry pet
  • PEPE – Beautiful name for a stripped cat named after Pepe Le Pew in Warner Bros Merrier Melodies and Looney Tune’s cartoons series
  • PEZ – For a sweet cat like the Australian PEZ candy
  • POUNCE – You’ll agree that this cute name is perfect for a kitty who loves to pouch on others
  • PUNKIN – A pet name for a cat you love dearly
  • POPPINS – Witty name for your inspiring cat
  • POPSTAR – For your lovely cat who loves to bask in the limelight
  • PORGY – Ideal for an extremely fat cat
  • PRECIOUS – If she is precious to you, let others know through her name
  • Q-TIP – We all agree that this is a unique and cute name for your favorite pet
  • QUICKLY – Perfect name for a cat who is quick and fast
  • SMURFETTE – For a small cute cat named after the female smurf character in The Smurfs
  • SPICE GIRL – For a spicy cute cat with an attitude
  • STARLET – Beautiful name for a shy beautiful kitty who shines like a star
  • SUGAR – For one who is as sweet as sugar
  • SUGARBAKER – Cute unique name for your favorite pet
  • SWEETIE – Perfect for the most adorable sweet kitty
  • SWOOSIE –Name her after the American actress who is also a two time Emmy award winner Swoosie Kurtz
  • TINKERBELL-  Great name for a sassy and adorable cat
  • TOOTS – An affectionate name meaning baby
  • TUPPENCE – If your cat is a detective like the detective duo Tommy and Tuppence, then this name will suit her perfectly
  • TWINKIE – For a golden furred cat who is as sweet as twinkie the American sponge cake
  • USCHI – German for a lady
  • WHOOPIE – Perfect for a cat who is sweet like a delicious piece of a whoopie pie
  • YO-YO – A kick-ass name for a cat who loves to play
  • ZAZZLE – For your kitty who has style and charisma

While giving the gift or an adorable kitten or cat may seem like a nice gesture, it is a 10 to 15 year commitment. Owning a pet is a financial responsibility and a lifestyle change, so waiting for the hectic holidays to be over is recommended when adopting. If you just want a jolly name for your cat or kitten we hope you found it here. If not, consider checking out one of our other lists like male and female cat names.

Amy is the founder of Cat Mania and a Certified NAVC Pet Nutritionist. She is the proud owner of two cats and a dog and her love for animals has led her to a successful career as a freelance writer specializing in pet care, nutrition, and product reviews.
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