Can’t decide what to name your new girl kitten?

Check out our picks for 19 of the best female cat names that we think you’ll love!

Can’t decide what to name your new girl kitten? Check out our picks for 19 of the best female cat names that we think you’ll love!

I don’t know about you, but coming with female cat names is both fun and frustrating!

I’ve had quite a few girl cats over the years and, to be honest, I kind of feel like I’m running out of cool names for them!

If you’re faced with the same problem, or just trying to find a cool name for your very first female cat, here are 19 fabulous ideas to get you started (along with some background on each name)!

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Best Female Cat Names

1. Angel-

  • Angel- TV series that was a spinoff from Buffy the Vampire Slayer (although technically, that Angel was a boy, it’s still a great girl name!)
  • Los Angeles Angels- Major League Baseball Team

2. Bella-

  • Bella Thorne- actress, best known for her role as CeCe Jones in the TV series, Shake It Up
  • Bella Swan- character, played by Kristen Stewart, in the Twilight movies

3. Bluebell-

  • Bluebell- flowering plant
  • The Bluebells- 1980’s Indie rock band
  • Blue Bell- ice cream company
  • Bluebell, Alabama- fictional town in the TV series, Heart of Dixie

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4. Chloe-

  • Chloe Grace Moretz- actress, best known for her role as Mia Hall in the 2014 movie, If I Stay
  • Chloe- white Chihuahua character, voiced by Drew Barrymore, from the 2008 movie, Beverly Hills Chihuahua

5. Cupcake-

  • Cupcake- frosted single-serving cake
  • Cupcake- Android mobile operating system

6. Daisy-

  • Daisy- flowering plant
  • Daisy Duck- cartoon character, girlfriend of Donald Duck
  • Daisy Duke- character, played by Catherine Bach, in the TV Series, Dukes of Hazzard
  • Daisy Ridley- actress, best known for her role as Rey in the 2015 movie, Star Wars: The Force Awakens

7. Daphne-

  • Daphne- water nymph from Greek mythology
  • Daphne Blake- character from Scooby-Doo
  • Daphne Vasquez- character, played by Katie Leclerc, from the TV series, Switched at Birth
  • Daphne Moon- character, played by Jane Leeves, from the TV series, Frasier

8. Elsa-

  • Elsa the Snow Queen- character, played by Idina Menzel, from the 2013 movie, Frozen

9. Flora-

  • Flora- goddess of flowers and springtime in Roman mythology
  • Flora- character in the 1959 movie, Sleeping Beauty, one of the good fairy godmothers

10. Ginger-

  • Ginger- cooking spice
  • Ginger- character, voiced by Julia Sawalha, from the 2000 movie, Chicken Run
  • Ginger Spice- member of 1990’s pop girl group The Spice Girls, whose real name is Geri Halliwell
  • Ginger Grant- character, played by Tina Louise, from the TV series, Gilligan’s Island


  • Ivy- evergreen plant
  • Blue Ivy- daughter of Beyoncé and Jay-Z, born in 2012
  • Poison Ivy- character, played by Uma Thurman, from the 1997 movie, Batman and Robin

12. Jade-

  • Jade- gemstone
  • Jade- variety of the color green
  • Mara Jade- character in the Star Wars universe, wife of Luke Skywalker and mother of Ben Skywalker
  • Jade West- character, played by Elizabeth Gillies, from the TV series, Victorious

13. Jasmine-

  • Jasmine- flowering shrub
  • Jasmine- pale yellow color
  • Princess Jasmine- character from the 1992 movie, Aladdin

14. Lily-

  • Lily- flowering plant
  • Lily James- actress, best known for her role as Lady Rose MacClare in the TV series, Downtown Abbey
  • Lilly Truscott- character, played by Emily Osment, from the TV series, Hannah Montana
  • Lily Munster- character, played by Yvonne DeCarlo, from the TV series, The Munsters

15. Lucy-

  • Lucy- 2014 movie starring Scarlett Johansson
  • I Love Lucy- TV series starring Lucille Ball
  • Lucy van Pelt- character from the comic strip, Peanuts
  • Lucy Hale- actress, best known for her role as Aria Montgomery in the TV series, Pretty Little Liars
  • Lucy Liu- actress, best known for her role as Alex Munday in the 2000 movie, Charlie’s Angels

16. Minnie-

  • Minnie Mouse- cartoon character, girlfriend of Mickey Mouse
  • Minnie Driver- actress, best known for her role as Skylar Satenstein in the 1997 movie, Good Will Hunting

17. Princess-

  • Princess- title of nobility
  • Princess- Disney princesses including Snow White, Cinderella, Ariel (The Little Mermaid), Belle (Beauty and the Beast), Pocahontas and Mulan

18. Tinkerbell-

  • Tinkerbell- fairy character from Peter Pan

19. Venus-

  • Venus- goddess of love in Roman mythology
  • Venus- 2nd planet from the sun
  • Venus Williams- professional tennis player

Here’s another fun idea if you are planning to have more than one cat: go with a theme! Like TV witches, for example, or Disney Princess names!

What are some of your favorite female cat names? Share below!

Deanna C
Deanna C

Deanna is a passionate cat lover and freelance writer. She lives with her Chi dog and a ragdoll cat. When she’s not writing, Deanna loves listening to country music or watching Dancing With The Stars.
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