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333 Unisex Names for Cats (ONLY The Best Unisex Cat Names!)

Posted in: Cat Info, Cat Names - Last Updated: May 20, 2022 - Author: Mayurii Rajvanshi
Posted in Cat Info, Cat Names 
Last Updated: May 19, 2022  
Author:  Mayurii Rajvanshi
Unisex names for cats

Are you a new cat parent? Looking for the perfect unisex names for cats?

Adopting a little buddy is just as exciting as having your children. However, there are a ton of responsibilities waiting for you as you bring your little kitty home. 

The first and foremost responsibility for you is to choose a perfect unisex cat name for your new best friend. 

This might feel like tremendous pressure now, but we are here to help!

 You can name your cat after anything you want! But be mindful, as easy as it sounds, this may make the naming task more difficult due to the vast number of options that you might have. 

Therefore, we have narrowed down and organised the options for you according to a particular criterion. 

This ‘unisex names for cats’ article will surely help you find the perfect name for your little feline friend.

 If I talk about myself, finding the perfect name for each of my cats was challenging. But after naming six cats, I’m so proud and can help you find the best names for your little buddy.

Gender Neutral Names For Cats

It doesn’t matter if you have a male or a female cat when you have a unisex name for it in your mind.

Unisex names provide us with a plethora of options for our little felines. 

These days people are more inclined toward choosing a gender neutral cat name.

The main reason is that we don’t want to get into the complexities associated with specific gender types in this era.

 Various reasons make unisex names the best options for your cat. The first and foremost reason is the unlimited options you have when it comes to unisex names. 

Other than this, you also have the opportunity to name your little friend after something very special to you. 

Moreover, if your little friend is expecting babies, then selecting the names for the new arrivals can be easier beforehand if you go for unisex names.

Here is a compilation of some of our favourite unisex kitten names:

Unisex cat names

Your Favorite Food

Yes, you can name your feline friend after your favourite food. 

You can have a little cheesecake buddy at your home, just as I have my muffin beside me at the moment! Naming your cat after your favourite food is much more fun than it sounds. 

After all, what’s even better is to honour your little friend with the name of your favourite food.

  • Muffin (My Cat’s Name)
  • Cheesecake
  • Crisp
  • Choco
  • Cocoa
  • Pasta
  • Cola
  • Nugget
  • Panini
  • Yogurt
  • Laban
  • Waffle
  • Pancake
  • Smoothie
  • Toast
  • Spring Roll
  • Taco
  • Pizza
  • Margarita
  • Olive
  • Shroom
  • Mushroom
  • Tomato
  • Broccoli
  • Cheese
  • Cheddar
  • Mozzarella
  • Cupcake
  • Dumpling
  • Melon
  • Apple
  • Carrot
  • Bacon
  • Cherry
  • Berry
  • Curry
  • Doughnut
  • Almond
  • Peanut
  • Tender Pop
  • Lolly
  • Barley
  • Biscuit
  • Cookie
  • Cracker
  • Heinrich Eberstadt
  • Milky
  • Potato
  • Soup
  • Ramen
  • Pear

Even if your favourite food isn’t listed in the list above, you can still name your little buddy after it, and we’re sure it would sound super cool. 

For me, I am thinking of naming my next cat Brussels Sprout

A Unisex Cat Name After Your Favorite City

We might have taken inspiration from La Casa De Papel’s character names here, but yes, you can name your little buddy after your favourite place.

It can be anywhere you may have a special memory or even your birthplace. Below are some city names to start with!

  • Tokyo
  • Lisbon
  • Madagascar
  • Stockholm
  • Berlin
  • Denver
  • Rio
  • Nairobi
  • Helsinki
  • Washington
  • London
  • Greece
  • Shanghai
  • Delhi
  • Karachi
  • Panama
  • Dubai
  • Riyadh
  • Chicago
  • Baltimore
  • Auckland
  • Seattle
  • Paris
  • Bangkok
  • Hong Kong
  • Singapore
  • Rome
  • Macau
  • Istanbul
  • Antalya
  • Mexico
  • Moscow
  • Porto
  • Beijing
  • Barcelona
  • Amsterdam
  • Madrid
  • Sydney
  • Vienna (my favourite)

Other than these, you can name your little cat friend after any city you like. Now let us be a little more creative and suggest some interesting places for you to name your kitty after.

  • Micky D (Inspired by McDonald)
  • Wendy (Inspired by Wendy’s)
  • Marriot (Inspired by Marriot Hotels chain)
  • Niagara (Inspired by Niagara Falls)
  • Jungle
  • River
  • Eifel (Inspired by Eifel Tower)
  • Liberty (Inspired by Statue of Liberty)
  • Beach
  • Pisa (Inspired by Leaning Tower of Pisa)
  • Casino
  • Times Square

Just as we have suggested names inspired by some of the famous places around the globe, you can also choose the name inspired by your favourite location, restaurants, etc.

Gender neutral cat names

Unisex Cat Names Inspired by Human Names

We know that you love your little furball, and your kitty also loves their hooman so much. So, the name of your kitty can be inspired by human names. 

You can name your cat after your best friend or any other person special to you. In my opinion, this can be the perfect gift for the person you love.

  • Alexa
  • Harper
  • Nick
  • Peter
  • Mufasa
  • Mario
  • Bean
  • Bill
  • Jerry
  • Tom
  • Dylan
  • Baily
  • Blake
  • Kelsey
  • Chelsea
  • Max
  • Scout
  • Sam
  • Skye
  • Morgen
  • Riley
  • Reagan
  • Taylor
  • Swift
  • Charlie
  • Lucy
  • Mat
  • Geller
  • Jordan
  • Chips

After some of the usual human names, let us also suggest some names inspired by famous TV characters to make the process of selecting the perfect name more interesting! 

Of course, we live in a Netflix and Amazon Prime era where everyone is addicted to at least one show/series. 

So it would be fantastic if you name your little buddy after your favourite character from your favourite show!

  • Hulk (Inspired by the Incredible Hulk)
  • Potter (Inspired by Harry Potter)
  • Puff (Inspired by Power Puff Girls)
  • Phoebe (Who doesn’t love Phoebe Buffay from Friends)
  • Joey (Another one from Friends)
  • Bing (Inspired by Chandler Bing from Friends)
  • Gatsby (Inspired by The Great Gatsby)
  • Mario (Inspired by the famous game Super Mario)
  • Professor (Inspired by the Professor in La Casa de Papel)
  • Moira (The iconic character in Schitt's Creek)
  • Courage (Inspired by Courage the Cowardly Dog)
  • Bravo (Inspired by Johnny Bravo)
  • Scooby (Inspired by Scooby-Doo)
  • Panther (Inspired by Pink Panther)
  • Sheldon (Inspired by The Big Bang Theory)
  • Shaun (Inspired by The Good Doctor)
  • Tommy (Inspired by Peaky Blinders)
  • Jughead (Inspired by Riverdale)
  • Bjorn (Inspired by Vikings)
  • Eleanor (Inspired by The Good Place)
  • Allen (Inspired by The Flash)
  • Morningstar (Inspired by Lucifer)
  • Simba (Inspired by Lion King)
  • Montana (Inspired by Hannah Montana)

Some actors and actresses these days use pseudonyms that can prove to be the perfect name options for your little buddy. Here, we have compiled a list of all such famous people around the world!

  • Gaga (Lady Gaga)
  • Katy (Katy Perry)
  • Billie (Billie Eilish)
  • Nicki (Nicki Minaj)
  • Keys (Alicia Keys)
  • Mars (Bruno Mars)
  • Weekend (The Weekend)
  • Lana (Lana Del Ray)
  • Monroe (Marilyn Monroe)
  • Axl (Axl Rose)
  • Turner (Tina Turner)
  • Skylar (Skylar Gray)
Gender neutral names for cats

Read this next: 250 Funny Cat Names

Inspired by Other Animals

Other than cats, various animals might catch your eye as well. 

And what would be even better than naming your little buddy after your favourite animal? 

Of course, all cats have specific personality traits. For example, some are fast like a cheetah, while others want to rest all the time like a Panda. 

But no matter what, you can easily name your cat after the animal that they resemble the most!

  • Bear
  • Chimpanzee
  • Panther
  • Cheetah
  • Lion
  • Snake
  • Dragon
  • Bat
  • Jaguar
  • Koala
  • Aardvark
  • Alligator
  • Alpaca
  • Armadillo
  • Baboon
  • Bee
  • Butterfly
  • Clam
  • Cockroach
  • Coyote
  • Deer
  • Dinosaur
  • Dove
  • Eagle
  • Elk
  • Fox
  • Frog
  • Gorilla
  • Hamster
  • Hare
  • Hawk
  • Honey Badger
  • Horse
  • Human
  • Hyena
  • Kangaroo
  • Lark
  • Leopard
  • Llama
  • Louse
  • Magpie
  • Manatee
  • Mole
  • Moose
  • Mouse
  • Ostrich
  • Ox
  • Owl
  • Oyster
  • Peacock
  • Pigeon
  • Possum
  • Pup
  • Quail
  • Rabbit
  • Bunny
  • Raccoon
  • Rat
  • Reindeer
  • Sand Dollar
  • Seal
  • Shark
  • Skunk
  • Spider
  • Squirrel
  • Swan
  • Tiger
  • Turkey
  • Wolf
  • Wren
  • Yak
  • Yellow Jacket
  • Zebra

Fun & Creative Unisex Cat Names

When it comes to naming your little fur friend, you must let your creativity run wild to find the perfect name. 

No matter how much “out there” the name you like is, you must choose it because, after all, it is your cat that you love more than anything in this world! 

Some suggestions that we have for you are listed below.

  • Doctor Kitty
  • Nurse Fluffy
  • Engineer Sandbox
  • F16 (The Airplane)
  • Eat-a-lot
  • Purr-a-lot
  • Jump-a-lot
  • Meow
  • Paws
  • Cat-eye
  • Laser
  • Relaxer
  • Slayer
  • Dude
  • Buddy
  • Echo
  • Dipper
  • Dizzy
  • Digger
  • Cuddles
  • Flurry
  • Fang
  • Fuzzball
  • Furball
  • Hunter
  • Lava
  • Hippie
  • Karma
  • Munchkin
  • Mantra
  • Patches
  • Pinky
  • Snuggles
  • Pistol
  • AK-47
  • Rookie
  • Cutie
  • Bae
  • Intruder
  • Diva
  • Beauty
  • Muddy
  • Softy
Unisex kitten names

Inspired by Other Languages

There are around 7,100 languages spoken around the globe. So you can simply name your little buddy after what “Cat” is known in other languages. 

If I talk about myself, one of my cat’s names is Māo (Cat in Chinese), and I love my little Chinese baby to the fullest!

  • Māo (Chinese)
  • Gata (Spanish)
  • Chatte (French)
  • Qita (Arabic)
  • Billee (Hindi)
  • Kucing (Indonesian)
  • Kot (Russian)
  • Mace (Albanian)
  • Macka (Bosnian)
  • Neko (Japanese)
  • Bekku (Kannada)
  • Kocka (Czech)
  • Cattus (Latin)
  • Punai (Tamil)
  • Kissa (Finnish)
  • Popoki (Hawaiian)
  • Qattus (Maltese)
  • Pisik (Kurdish)
  • Goyang-I (Korean)
  • K’at’a (Georgian)
  • Maew (Thai)
  • Kedi (Turkish)
  • Gato (Galician)
  • Pusa (Filipino)
  • Billi (Urdu)
  • Mphaka (Nyanja)
  • Katt (Swedish)
  • Katze (German)
  • Kot (Polish)
  • Mushuk (Uzbek)
  • Myyp (Mongolian)
  • Ucing (Sundanese)
  • Katse (Southern Sotho)
  • Katsi (Shona)
  • Nwamba (Igbo)
  • Kucing (Javanese)
  • Pisica (Romanian)
  • Balala (Sinhala)
  • Con meo (Vietnamese)
  • Ikati (Xhosa)
  • Ologbo (Yoruba)
  • Cath (Welsh)
  • Kyaung (Burmese)
  • Misiq (Kazakh)
  • Kucing (Malay)
  • Ngeru (Maori)
  • Biladi (Gujrati)
  • Maye (Tatar)
  • Pasha (Pashto)
  • Piscin (Irish)

Like my Mao, you can also have a foreign cat at your home! The reason that I named my cat in Chinese is that I have a lot of Chinese friends. And I name one of my cats Mao to honour my friends and to have a deeper connection with them. 

The name you select for your kitty should have a backstory, as you can always cherish the backstory whenever you call your feline.

Unisex Names For Cats: Putting It All Together

We understand that naming your little buddy can be difficult for you, but we wanted to give you a direction towards finding the name you love! 

You might have many ‘unisex names for cats’ options available, and you also might have many people telling you what name to choose. 

But here, always remember that the perfect way to name your cat or any pet, in general, is to find a name that feels special to you.

About the author

Mayurii Rajvanshi takes pride in being a content ninja, who is an avid animal lover. She has fostered numerous cats and developed in-depth knowledge of feline facts so she can write about cat health and cat care to help dispel myths with authentic information. Her aim is to encourage responsible pet parenting and cat adoption.