Cat Names A–D
Apollinaris – Apollinaris was one of the cats owned by author Mark Twain (Samuel Langhorne Clemens). He would choose difficult names for his cats to teach children the art of pronunciation.
Arthur – Arthur was the beautiful white cat who worked in advertising in England. See Working Cats
Bastet – The Cat Goddess in Ancient Egypt
Beethoven – Beethoven the name of one of Martha Stewart’s cats.
Beppo – Beppo was the name of one of the cats belonging to Lord Byron.
Bimbo – Bimbo was a white cat owned by the Swiss artist, Paul Klee (1879-1940). Klee was a huge cat lover and owned many cats.
Bing Clawsby – Name of cat belonging to Michael Feinstein.
Bismarck – Bismarck was the name of one of the 60 cats belonging to Florence Nightingale.
Blackie – Blackie became an extremely wealthy cat. Blackie inherited 15 million British Pounds from its owner Ben Rea.
Blatherskite – Blatherskite was what author Mark Twain named one of his cats.
Boy – Siamese belonging to Vivien Leigh
Brownie – Brownie became a very wealthy cat. The cat inherited $415 000 in 1963 when its owner (Dr. William Grier) died.
Bubbles – Name of cat belonging to Emma Watson.
Cake – The name of a cat belonging to Warren Beatty.
Calvin – Harriet Beecher Stowe – author of Uncle Tom’s cabin had a cat named Calvin. Calvin was described as an intelligent cat and often sat on Harriet Beecher Stowe’s shoulders as she wrote her manuscript.
Carlyle – Carlyle was the name of a Siamese cat belonging to Fred Astaire.
Caruso – Name of cat belonging to Roberta Flack.
Catarina – Edgar Allan Poe –American writer had a cat named Catarina.
Catasauqua – The name of the cat (a female Manx cat) created by Mark Twain in his bedtime story “Letters from the earth”.
Charo – Name of cat belonging to Yoko Ono.
Cheddar– Name of the cat belonging to Stephen Harper, Prime Minister of Canada.
Cheeses – Name of cat belonging to Jay Leno.
Chopin – Chopin was the name of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s cat.
Cleo – Ronald Reagan had a cat named Cleo.
Cosy – name of the female Maine Coon cat which received the “Best in Show” reward in 1895.
Cyprian Cat – “The Cyprian Cat” by Dorothy Sayers is a horror short story. Moral do not harm the cat.
Dililah – Dililah was the cat belonging to Freddie Mercury, singer in Queen.
Dinah – Dinah is Alice’s pet cat in “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” and “Through the looking glass” by Lewis Carroll. Dinah was the mother of the two kittens named Kitty and Snowdrop.
Dog – Dog is the name of the cat in the hit song ” Walkin’ my cat named Dog“.
Dorofei – name of the Siberian cat belonging to President Dmitry Medvedev of Russia.
Duchess – Duchess was the name of the elegant Parisian cat in “The Aristocats”, a Walt Disney cartoon.