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450+ Persian Cat Names: Exotic & Unique Options for Your Cat

Persian Cat Name

Naming your Persian is one of the most exciting but stressful parts of bringing your cat home for the first time. It’s important to select a name that matches the cat’s personality and appearance. To help you out, we have come up with over 450 Persian cat names that are just as unique as your furry friend. Scroll through this list and find one that’s purrfect for your Persian!

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How to Name Your Persian Cat

Whenever you are naming your Persian cat, you want to select a name that really embodies your cat’s personality. You can do this by looking at how the cat acts or how it looks. In either case, you want the cat’s name to match your individual Persian. So, it’s best to have a list of name ideas, but don’t officially name your cat until you meet them.

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Male Persian Cat Names

If you have a male Persian and want the cats named to reflect this, here are some male names that would be perfect for your Persian:

  • Arthur
  • Aaron
  • Salty
  • Mr. Jinx
  • Hank
  • Charlie
  • Valentine
  • Bijan
  • Herbert
  • Thunder
  • Shadow
  • Adonis
  • Hans
  • Mister
  • Rah
  • Mercury
  • Cassidy
  • Teddy
  • Gary
  • Abbas
  • Ziggy
  • Flock
  • Osiris
  • Socks
  • Adam
  • Oatie
  • Gizmo
  • Amir
  • Edward
  • George
  • Lynx
  • Oran
  • Aladdin
  • Dante
  • Oscar
  • Hunter
  • Martin
  • Tigger
  • Ben
  • Elvis
  • Logan
  • Pharaoh
  • Froilan
  • Silvan
  • Win
  • Alain
  • Lion
  • Taz
  • King
  • Horace
  • Nero
  • Bowie
  • William
  • Mozart
  • Cid
  • Charles
  • Chaim
  • Garfield
  • Blas
  • Smokey
  • Eden
  • James
  • Luxor
  • Eddie
  • Sphinx
  • Jacks
  • Milo
  • Buddy
  • Igor
  • Owen
  • Titan
  • Sebastian
  • Harry
  • Piano
  • Anubis
  • Diego
  • Leo
  • Dalton
  • Hamid
  • Kai
  • Ace
  • Ollie
  • Max
  • Philo
  • Bob
  • Rufus
  • Sylvester
  • Oliver
  • Hercules
  • Cronos
  • Sam
  • Ray
  • Levi
  • Nemo
  • Prince
  • Duke
  • Rocky
  • Yanin
  • Simba
  • Darcy
  • Philip
  • Zenon
  • Neo

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Female Persian Cat Names

Do you have a female instead of a male? If so, here are some feminine names that would be perfect for your furry Persian friend:

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  • Sira
  • Bella
  • Coconut
  • Gucci
  • Allie
  • Chloe
  • Sparkle
  • Kiara
  • Astral
  • Vera
  • Ada
  • Salma
  • Ona
  • Casey
  • Olivia
  • Sasha
  • Tinkerbell
  • Athena
  • Candle
  • Evelyn
  • Soul
  • Lila
  • Tiara
  • Diva
  • Elle
  • Aphrodite
  • Gala
  • Bambi
  • Anesha
  • Misty
  • Trinny
  • Afina
  • Cleo
  • Zelda
  • Lulu
  • Violet
  • Princess
  • Lexi
  • Anya
  • Anastasia
  • Charlotte
  • Nikita
  • Khrista
  • Creek
  • Kiki
  • Zoya
  • Leia
  • Sophie
  • Lyana
  • Yasmin
  • Natia
  • Lilly
  • Crystal
  • Molly
  • Akira
  • Angel
  • Tania
  • Mystique
  • Queen
  • Gretel
  • Bruni
  • Brenda
  • Missy
  • Monie
  • Dolly
  • Kitty
  • Ella
  • Clara
  • Astrid
  • Precious
  • Amina
  • Beauty
  • Sheba
  • Lady
  • Freya
  • Emerald
  • Evie
  • Dory
  • Dawn
  • Perrier
  • Cassia
  • Sweet
  • Fiorella
  • Stella
  • Xena
  • Rosie
  • Cinnamon
  • Bimba
  • Vicky
  • Abby
  • Rose
  • Duchess
  • Sassy
  • Aime
  • Babette
  • Lilac
  • Maru
  • Caledonia
  • Fiona
  • Queenie
  • Jasmine

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Persian-Inspired Names for Persian Cats

If you want a name that is connected to your cat’s roots, you can select an Arabic name to reflect the fact that your cat is Persian. Here are some of our favorite Persian-inspired names for cats:

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  • Roya: Dream come true
  • Keya: Monsoon flower
  • Rozi: Progress
  • Rosalee: Blossom
  • Kadar: Powerful
  • Hossein: Beautiful
  • Tali: Star
  • Ruth: Companion
  • Heidi: Graceful
  • Reza:Contentment
  • Chantelle: Tough
  • Zahir : Sparkling
  • Dabir: Teacher
  • Nur: Light
  • Mahir: Skilled
  • Riyad: Garden
  • Wasim: Handsome
  • Aliya: Sublime
  • Minsha: Determined
  • Khalisa: Pure
  • Fakir: Pure soul
  • Ladonna: Ladylike
  • Ali: Noble
  • Nasser: Victorious
  • Nabil: Noble

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Persian Cat Names Based on Color

Persian cats typically come in seven coat colors, including white, black, gray, blue, brown, orange, and calico. Here are some names for each of these popular coats:

White Persian Cat Names

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  • Snowball
  • Frosty
  • Jack
  • Arctic
  • Flour
  • Boo
  • Everest
  • Fluffy
  • Blanche
  • Confetti
  • Blizzard
  • Santa
  • Pearl
  • Frostbite
  • Snowflake
  • Polar
  • Ice
  • Avalanche
  • Misty
  • Bridie
  • January
  • Gandalf
  • Lacey
  • Snow White
  • Frost
  • Chalky
  • Glamour
  • Winter
  • Phantom
  • Alaska
  • Nimbus
  • Ghost
  • Ivory
  • Angel

Black Persian Cat Names

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  • Shadow
  • Coal
  • Blackie
  • Magic
  • Ash
  • Wizard
  • Coca Cola
  • Obsidian
  • Midnight
  • Hershey
  • Guinness
  • Jet
  • Boogie Man
  • Hocus Pocus
  • Noire
  • Espresso
  • Halloween
  • Hogwarts
  • Smoke
  • Morticia
  • Witch
  • Inky
  • Batman
  • Opal
  • Omen
  • Merlin
  • Cosmo
  • Ebony
  • Licorice
  • Phantom
  • King Coal

Gray Persian Cat Names

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  • Smokey
  • Cloudy
  • Woodsmoke
  • Greystone
  • Carbon
  • Stormy
  • Misty
  • Foggy
  • Earl Gray
  • Thunder
  • Koala
  • Esprit
  • Cinders
  • Cenizo
  • Greybeard

Blue Persian Cat Names

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  • Captain
  • Seaside
  • Bluebell
  • Sapphire
  • Peacock
  • Indigo
  • Shadow
  • Azul
  • Bleu
  • Astral

Brown Persian Cat Names

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  • Latte
  • Twinkie
  • Teak
  • Snickers
  • Gravy
  • Caramel
  • Chocolate
  • Truffles
  • Sahara
  • Earthy
  • Reece
  • Woody
  • Velvet
  • Peanut
  • Cadbury
  • Brownie
  • Mocha

Orange Persian Cat Names

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  • Pumpkin
  • Marigold
  • Honey
  • Cheesy
  • Garfield
  • Mimosa
  • Ginger
  • Robin
  • Amber
  • Simba
  • Aslan
  • Peaches
  • Sunny
  • Lily
  • Rajah
  • Rusty
  • Hobbes
  • Maple

Calico Persian Cat Names

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  • Caramel
  • Tortoise
  • Buttercup
  • Pebbles
  • Callie
  • October
  • Ginger
  • Peanut
  • Taffy
  • Leaf
  • Cookie
  • Speckles
  • Mocha
  • Patches
  • Snickers
  • Autumn
  • Harvest

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Funny Persian Cat Names

Sometimes, goofy cat names are the best, especially for fluffy, beautiful cats like Persians. Here are some funny Persian cat names that will really showcase your cat’s unique personality:

  • Ramen
  • Munchkin
  • Quimby
  • Seuss
  • Angus
  • Meaty
  • Fishbait
  • Opie
  • Miss Piggy
  • Jennifurr
  • Catzilla
  • Brad Kitt
  • Clawdia
  • Puddy Tat
  • Elvis Catsley
  • Bertha
  • Rambo
  • Great Catsby
  • Cheddar
  • Kitty Poppins
  • Big Boy
  • Trump
  • President
  • Buttons
  • Catastrophe
  • Mr. T
  • Marshmallow
  • Her/His Majesty
  • Catzilla
  • Machu Picchu
  • Quake
  • Grizabella
  • Burrito
  • Pikachu
  • Santa Claws
  • Butch Catsidy
  • Jiggles
  • Mistoffelees
  • Rumpleteazer
  • Porky
  • Skimbleshanks
  • Cindy Clawford
  • Cheerio
  • Oprah Whisker
  • Dough Boy
  • Boots
  • Rumpus Cat
  • iCat
  • Griddlebone
  • Meowly Cyrus
  • Ricky Ticky Tabby
  • Macavity
  • Paul McCatney
  • Turbo
  • Meowsie
  • Pouncival
  • Genghis Cat
  • Baloo
  • Bustopher Jones
  • Sriracha
  • Nugget
  • Porkchop
  • Veronicat
  • Rum Tum Tugger
  • Hobbes
  • Munkustrap
  • Boss Cat
  • Jellylorum
  • Octopussy
  • Frodo
  • Bubbles
  • Cat-man-do
  • Bacon
  • Wasabi
  • Stitch
  • Angelicat
  • Cha Cha
  • Boomer
  • Yeti
  • Cat Benatar
  • Carbucketty
  • William Shakespaw
  • Jaspurr
  • Jennyanydots
  • Twinky
  • Ali Cat
  • Purrito
  • Muffin
  • Jelly
  • Clawsome
  • Bombalurina
  • Kermit
  • Tink
  • Growltiger
  • Molecule
  • Meatball
  • Old Deuteronomy
  • Sushi

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Conclusion

Your cat deserves a name that fully embodies their personality and appearance. Best of luck to every cat owner out there looking for potential names. We hope this list helped you come up with a few ideas for your new furry friend.

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