Looking for the most popular kitten names?

We’ve rounded up 14 from each category (boys and girls) for you to check out! Whether you want to give your kitten a popular name (they’re classics for a reason, after all) or avoid it and go with something unique, this list will help you find the perfect moniker for your furry new friend!

Looking for the most popular kitten names? We've rounded up 14 from each category (boys and girls) for you to check out!

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There are several reasons that a kitten’s name may be popular, however, it is mainly because of pop culture. Here are some of the most popular male and female kitten names and what those names mean.

POPULAR MALE KITTEN NAMES

  1. Buddy- Buddy is a name that comes from English origin and means Friend.
  2. Charlie-  Charlie is a name that comes from English origin and means Free Man.
  3. George- George is a name that comes from Greek origin and means Farmer.
  4. Jack- Jack is a name that comes from English origin and means God is Gracious.
  5. Jasper- Jasper is a name that comes from Persian origin and means Bringer of Treasure.
  6. Leo- Leo is a name that comes from Latin origin and means Lion.
  7. Loki- Loki is a name that comes from Norse origin and means God of Destruction.
  8. Max- Max is a name that comes from German origin and means Greatest.
  9. Milo- Milo is a name that comes from German origin and means Merciful.
  10. Oliver- Oliver is a name that comes from Norse origin and means Affectionate.
  11. Sam- Sam is a name that comes from Hebrew origin and means Sun Child; Bright Sun.
  12. Scooter- Scooter is a name that comes from English origin and means Person from Scotland.
  13. Shadow- Shadow is a name that comes from Shakespearean origin and means Country Soldier.
  14. Simon- Simon is a name that comes from Hebrew origin and means The Listener.

POPULAR FEMALE KITTEN NAMES

  1. Angel- Angel is a name that comes from Greek origin and means Messenger of God.
  2. Bella- Bella is a name that comes from Italian origin and means Beautiful.
  3. Chloe- Chloe is a name that comes from Biblical origin and means Green Herb.
  4. Cleo- Cleo is a name that comes from Greek origin and means Glory.
  5. Daisy- Daisy is a name that comes from English origin and means The Day’s Eye.
  6. Ginger- Ginger is a name that comes from Latin origin and means Coming from the Ginger Flower.
  7. Gracie- Gracie is a name that comes from Irish origin and means Love.
  8. Lily- Lily is a name that comes from English origin and means Lily Flower.
  9. Lola- Lola is a name that comes from Spanish origin and means Lady of Sorrows.
  10. Lucy- Lucy is a name that comes from English origin and means Light.
  11. Missy- Missy is a name that comes from Greek origin and means Honeybee.
  12. Molly- Molly is a name that comes from Hebrew origin and means Rebellion; Bitter.
  13. Sophie- Sophie is a name that comes from Greek origin and means Wisdom; Wise.
  14. Zoe- Zoe is a name that comes from Greek origin and means Life; Alive.

 

Hmm, while I’m not sure I’d want to name my cat after any of the more “destructive” names (Loki, for example), there are a lot of cute names here that I didn’t even know were popular before!

Did you give your cat any of these most popular kitten names? Tell us below!

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