Hey there, Wizarding World fan, I hear you’re looking for Harry Potter cat names!

You’re in luck, because I happen to be a superfan (or Potterhead, as they call us)

Below, you’ll find the ultimate list of male and female kitty names ripped right from the pages of Rowling’s masterpiece.

Check them out, then tell me your favorites!

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Hey there, Wizarding World fan, I hear you're looking for Harry Potter cat names! Check out 100 that we love!

Best Harry Potter Cat Names

We’ll break up our list of Harry Potter cat names into three categories.

Right below, you’ll find my top 10 favorites overall.

If those don’t excite you, though, keep reading for 50 great ideas for females and 50 for males!

Our Top 10 Favorite Harry Potter Cat Names

  1. Harry
  2. Hermione
  3. Ron
  4. Dobby
  5. Kneazle
  6. Hagrid
  7. Dumbledore
  8. Luna
  9. Mrs. Norris
  10. Snitch

Harry Potter Female Cat Names

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The Potterverse is filled with wonderful and powerful witches that I’m sure wouldn’t mind having their name borrowed for your kitty!

Well, maybe Bellatrix would mind. She’s pretty nasty! Still, she makes our list because her name is just so cool!

  1. Accio (Summoning spell, useful for finding disappearing kitties!
  2. Alicia
  3. Alohomora- spell to open doors
  4. Angelina
  5. Arabella
  6. Augusta
  7. Ariana – Ariana Dumbledore, Albus’ sister
  8. Bathilda – Noted historian in the wizarding world
  9. Bellatrix -Unarguably the nastiest of all the witches, wouldn’t you say?
  10. Charity
  11. Cho – Cho Chang, dated Harry for a while, Ravenclaw student
  12. Crookshanks
  13. Dawn – English Quidditch Beater
  14. Dilys – Headmistress of Hogwarts
  15. Doxy- a fairy that bites
  16. Ferula- a spell to fix broken bones, but it makes a cute cat name!
  17. Fleur
  18. Gabrielle
  19. Ginny
  20. Gilly (as in Gillyweed from Goblet of Fire)
  21. Hannah
  22. Hellebore- a flower
  23. Helena
  24. Helga
  25. Hermione
  26. Katie
  27. Kneazle – a magical cat-like creature
  28. Lavender
  29. Lily
  30. Luna
  31. Millicent
  32. Minerva – Deputy Headmistress at Hogwarts
  33. Mirabella – Transfigured herself into a haddock
  34. Mrs. Norris
  35. Narcissa
  36. Padma
  37. Paws – Arabella Figg’s cat
  38. Parvati
  39. Penelope
  40. Petunia – Harry’s muggle aunt
  41. Poppy
  42. Rita
  43. Rolanda – Teacher for broomstick flying
  44. Romilda
  45. Rose
  46. Rosmerta – Landlady at the three Broomsticks
  47. Rowena
  48. Snitch- a great unisex name!
  49. Sybill
  50. Tonks

I really love the idea of naming a cat Kneazle. I mean, it’s literally a cat-like creature, and they’re said to make fantastic pets for wizards!

Some of these names can be unisex. so if you love them for a boy, go for it! However, we did come up with 50 male Harry Potter cat names that we think you’ll love.

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Harry Potter Male Cat Names

Hey there, Wizarding World fan, I hear you're looking for male Harry Potter cat names! Check out 50 that we love!

Again, there’s no shortage of fantastic male Harry Potter cat name ideas.

Over the course of 7 books, hundreds of mighty and maddening wizards have strolled across the pages.

  1. Aberforth
  2. Alastor
  3. Albus
  4. Arthur
  5. Azkaban
  6. Barnabas – Former owner of the Elder Wand
  7. Barty – Barty Crouch Jr, one of the death eaters
  8. Bezoar- a cure-all
  9. Bill
  10. Bryce
  11. Cedric
  12. Charlie
  13. Chaser- a Quidditch position
  14. Colin
  15. Comet- type of broomstick
  16. Chudley- after the Chudley Cannons, Ron’s favorite team
  17. Dawlish
  18. Dean
  19. Dennis
  20. Dobby- a great name for a Sphynx!
  21. Draco – Harry’s rival
  22. Dumbledore – Headmaster of Hogwarts
  23. Dudley
  24. Evanesco- vanishing spell, something cats are great at!
  25. Figg – Member of the Order of the Phoenix
  26. Filch
  27. Firebolt- a really awesome broom
  28. Fred
  29. Fudge – Minister for Magic
  30. Garrick – Owner of Ollivanders (shop of wands)
  31. Gilderoy – Teacher of defense against the dart arts
  32. George
  33. Godric
  34. Greyback
  35. Hagrid
  36. Harry
  37. James
  38. Krum
  39. Lucius – Draco’s father
  40. Myron – Lead singer for The Weird Sisters rock band Molly
  41. Ollivander
  42. Quirrell – Professor of defense against the dark arts
  43. Ron
  44. Severus- or Snape also works!
  45. Sirius – Sirius Black, Harry’s godfather
  46. Stan – Conductor of the Knight Bus
  47. Viktor
  48. Weasley – Harry’s best friend
  49. Lord Voldemort – Harry’s greatest enemy
  50. Yaxley – Head of the Department of Magical Law Enforcement

Once again, I’ve included both good wizards as well as a few of the nastiest of the nasties!

Although, maybe naming your kitty after the darkest wizard ever to walk the earth isn’t really a good idea!

Of course, you can always call him “He Who Must Not Be Named” or “You Know Who!”

While I shared my top ten favorites above, it really is hard to choose just one of these Harry Potter cat names!

I feel like I need to go adopt 100 cats so I can use them all! Of course, that would be absurd…right?

Which of these Harry Potter cat names do you love most? Share below!

Nicole Etolen
Nicole Etolen

Nicole is the Editor-in-Chief and one of the writers here on CatVills. She’s been a cat lover most of her life and-at one point- counted five felines as part of her family. Today, she’s proud cat mom to two indoor kitties and caregiver for a slew of ferals.