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150+ Funny Cat Names: Weird & Hilarious Options for Your Cat

Funny Cat Names

It’s no secret that cats are funny animals capable of weird behaviors at times, and for many owners, it makes sense that their cat should receive a funny name too! When it comes to weird and hilarious options for cat names, the options are endless, so it can help to have a list of names to choose from.

That’s where we come in! We gathered the funniest cat names around and put them into a convenient list to help you choose. Whether you’ve got a male or female cat, want a name inspired by your favorite movie or cartoon, or just want to find the weirdest, most unique cat name out there, we got you covered!

Read on for the most hilarious names for cats that we could find!


How to Name Your Cat

When it comes to naming your cat, there are no hard-and-fast rules, leaving you with endless options, from simply weird to hilarious. Keep in mind, however, that you’ll be repeating this name for a decade or more, so it should be something that rolls easily off the tongue. Also, you’ll be sharing this name with your family, friends, and your local vet, so it makes sense not to pick a name that’s too out there!

Your cat’s personality and physical appearance are ideal for helping you choose a name, and beyond common names like “Blackie” or “Fluffy,” there are plenty of other names that can express the unique character of your feline.


Funny Names for Female Cats

Female cats are often given names that represent their gracefulness and elegance. While you may want a feminine name that comes across as confident and self-assured, there are plenty of fun and weird names to choose from too. Here are our favorites for females.

  • Bacon
  • Boots
  • Bootsie
  • Bubbles
  • Burrito
  • Buttons
  • Cat Benatar
  • Catzilla
  • Cha Cha
  • Cheddar
  • Cheerio
  • Cindy Clawford
  • Clawdia
  • Empurress
  • Fishbait
  • Jelly
  • Jennifurr
  • Jenipurr
  • Jiggles
  • Katnip
  • Katy Purry
  • Kit-Kat
  • Marshmallow
  • Meatball
  • Meowise
  • Miss Piggy
  • Muffin
  • Nugget
  • Opie
  • Porkchop
  • Porky
  • Puddy Tat
  • Purrito
  • Quimby
  • Ramen
  • Seuss
  • Sriracha
  • Stitch
  • Sushi
  • Tink
  • Turbo
  • Twinky
  • Wasabi
  • Yeti
cat sleeping on owner's lap
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divider-catFunny Names for Male Cats

When it comes to giving your male cat a funny and unique name, the options are truly almost endless. From your favorite beer or car to your favorite foods and brands, anything is fair game. Here are the funniest names for male cats that we could find!

  • (Mini) Cooper
  • Baloo
  • Bentley
  • Bonkers
  • Budweiser
  • Buster
  • Carrot
  • Chevy
  • Chuck
  • Confucius
  • Diesel
  • Ding Bat
  • Dodge
  • Ferrari
  • Frodo
  • Gizmo
  • Hobbes
  • Jaguar
  • Kermit
  • Lionel
  • Mowgli
  • Purrkins
  • Mufasa
  • Mustang
  • Pikachu
  • Plato
  • Porsche
  • Rambo
  • Ricky Ticky Tabby
  • Romeo
  • Santa Claws
  • Sherlock
  • Simba
  • Socrates
  • Tesla
  • Ziggy
scared cat with his owner
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divider-catFood-Inspired Funny Names for Cats

Food and drinks are a great way to name your cat. There are so many options—most of them are hilarious, and some of them are just pure weird (like Porkchop!). While almost any fast-food item will make a funny name for your cat, here are a few of our favorites.

  • Apple Pie
  • Avocado
  • Biscuit
  • Cheeto
  • Chili
  • Dorito
  • Pepper
  • Lemon
  • Mac and Cheese
  • Monster
  • Nacho
  • Noodle
  • Nugget
  • Pancake
  • Pork Chop
  • Potato
  • Raisin
  • Sausage
  • The Red Bull
Cat welcomes his owner at home
Image by: Jaromir Chalabala, Shutterstock

divider-catFunny Names for Cats Inspired by Movies

Another almost endless resource for cat names is films. Most people will recognize the most famous characters from movies, and naming your little fluffball “Rocky” or “Bond” is sure to get laughs! There are a ton to choose from, but here are our favorites.

  • Bond
  • C-3PO
  • Darth
  • Dorothy
  • Forrest
  • Furriest Gump
  • Gromit
  • Gump
  • Han
  • Indiana
  • Jack
  • James
  • Jones
  • Kirk
  • Leia
  • Marty McFly
  • Morpheus
  • Neo
  • R2-D2
  • Rocky
  • Shrek
  • Solo
  • Sparrow
  • Spock
  • Toto
  • Trinity
  • Vader
  • Wallace
  • Yoda
cat cuddling owner
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divider-catFunny Names for Cats From Cartoons

Cartoons are inherently funny, so giving your cat a name from a famous cartoon character is one of the best ways to choose a hilarious name.

  • Batman
  • Bert
  • Brian (Family Guy)
  • Bruce
  • Bugs (Bunny)
  • Charlie (Brown)
  • Clifford
  • Daffy
  • Dexter
  • Elmo
  • Ernie
  • Felix
  • Gary
  • Green Goblin
  • Iron Man
  • Kermit
  • Marmaduke
  • Marvel
  • Oscar
  • Robin
  • Scooby
  • Shaggy
  • Snoopy
  • Spiderman
  • Sylvester
  • Tweety
  • Wanda
  • Wolverine
  • Yogi

divider-catFinal Thoughts

There you have it! These are the most hilarious names for cats that we could find. Does your cat have a funny name, or can you think of more weird cat names?

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