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100 unique cat names that have as much personality as your new kitty

Heather Barnett is a freelance writer and foodie whose work has been featured in blogs, websites, magazines, and TV and radio ads. She spends her free time relaxing with her soulmate, Keith; her dog, Mosby "The Fly Slayer;" and Felix th...

The complete list of novel cat names for your one-of-a-kind kitty

The results are in. According to the most recent numbers from, over half of all cats (52 percent, to be exact) were given human names in 2015. And along with the human monikers, names inspired by food, animals and nature were also trending in the same year. So, if you're looking for a popular-yet-distinct name for your kitty, there are plenty to choose from — think Adele, Snickers, Bebe and more.

That's why we went on a mission to find 100 names inspired by everything from technology to fashion to make sure your kitty has a name that's as awesome as she is. (Fiskars and Gatsby are a few more of our personal faves.)

Unique cat names inspired by fashion

Hey, they call it a catwalk for a reason, right? Naming your kitty after one of these fabulous fashionistas may not catapult you to the top of the best-dressed list, but it's a start.


  • Armani
  • Sketchers
  • Yves
  • Valentino
  • Hugo Boss


  • Fendi
  • Bebe
  • Tallulah
  • Twiggy
  • Chanel

More: 50 Cute kitten names for your adorable new fluffball

Unique cat names inspired by places

If you opted for an exotic breed or just love to travel, one of these inspiring locales can give your sweetie the optimal handle.


  • Cupertino
  • Kathmandu
  • Machu Picchu
  • Vegas
  • Kilimanjaro


  • Egypt
  • Bora Bora
  • Juneau
  • Saskatchewan
  • Fjord
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