100+ Brown Cat Names: Ideas for Bronzed & Nutty Cats

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You rarely find a cat that is a solid shade of brown, whether it be slightly tanned or dark as chocolate, they are just few and far between. This is because the coat color is actually a genetic mutation derived from black cats! However, brown is very commonly seen in patches or stripes and is found among almost every feline breed. Additionally, nearly every tabby has at least one shade of brown fur mixed in with their coat.

When it comes time to name your new kitten, we know that you may be inspired by their fur color. Although they may not be head to toe brown, we know there are still some great brunette inspired names for every shade of cat! We have a little something for everyone, female and male, and those kitties who are also tabby, and those with fur spotted with whites and blacks. 

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Brown Female Cat Names

  • Autumn
  • Godiva
  • Truffles
  • Winnie
  • Ashen
  • Java
  • Cookie
  • Reese
  • Foxy
  • Amber
  • Mocha
  • Twinkie
  • Cinnamon
  • Tawny
  • Ashey 
  • Fawn
  • Coco
  • Penny
  • Sahara
  • Kasha
  • Brunette
  • Brandy
  • Latte
  • Nutmeg

Brown Male Cat Names

  • Chestnut
  • Bruno
  • Milo
  • Pinto
  • Fudge
  • Monkey
  • Copper
  • Wookie
  • Cider
  • Whiskey
  • Graham
  • Noodle
  • Toffee
  • Nugget
  • Chai
  • Cadbury
  • Biscuit
  • Moose
  • Chewie
  • Dusty
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Brown Tabby Cat Names 

As we touched on earlier, brown fur is fairly common in tabby cats. There are a few different patterns in which you may find their bronzed fur: classic, mackerel, spotted, ticked, and patched – all of which make great names on their own! Here are our favorite brown tabby names: 

  • Freckles
  • Snickers
  • Sausage
  • Patches
  • Burrito
  • Pebbles
  • Timber
  • Nuts
  • Jailbird
  • Soldier
  • Meatloaf
  • Tigress
  • Taz
  • Spot
  • Hershey
  • Gus
  • Snickerdoodle
  • Dottie
  • Topaz
  • Meatball
  • Smudge

Brown and White Cat Names 

Usually, with the brown and white colors, cats end up with a white belly, possibly some cute white socks or boots (also great name ideas), maybe an ivory mustache, or checkered forehead. Below are some great options if you happen to have a brown and white cat.

  • Motts
  • S’more
  • Jiffy
  • Tweak
  • Marmite
  • Chowder
  • Oreo
  • Oatmeal
  • Caramel
  • Muffin
  • Mahogany
  • Couscous
  • Toast
  • Maple
  • Oatie
  • Syrup
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Brown and Black Cat Names 

The variety of color combinations with brown and black cat coats is absolutely endless! Brown tufts on the tail, maybe a few poking out from the ears, or your feline could even have black eye patches. Regardless of their pattern, your brown and black cat is sure to find the perfect name from our list below:

  • Brownie
  • Midnight 
  • Swirl
  • Chocolate
  • Shadow
  • Rolo
  • Dutch
  • Cinder
  • Hecate
  • Ebony
  • Diablo
  • Tootsie
  • Twix
  • Snowball
  • Indigo
  • Ghost
  • Hades
  • Wookie
  • Bub
  • Smokey
  • Pepper
  • Woody
  • Nugent
  • Cino 
  • Moody
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Finding the Right Name for Your Brown Cat

Deciding what to call your feline friend shouldn’t be a stressful task! We have a great variety – for all types of brown cats – that has hopefully pointed you in the right direction. With super names like Chocolate, Cookie, or Dusty, we hope that you’ve learned a few cool facts and found a sweet name for your cat. If not, have a quick peek at a few of our other cat name links below. 

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