100+ Disney Inspired Cat Names: Ideas for your Animated & Magical Cat

Last Updated on: August 7, 2020

Whether you are a child, or still young at heart, there is surely at least one movie from the Disney collection that you love. Filled with life lessons and beautiful meanings, these movies are some of the most relatable and timeless of our generation. If you are a Disney buff – we know that your passion for these storylines may inspire you to name your cat after one of your favorite characters. So we have compiled a list of the top female and male characters, as well as noted some of the best cat and sidekick characters for you to choose from. 

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Female Disney Inspired Cat Names

  • Ariel
  • Elsa
  • Vanellope
  • Jane
  • Penny
  • Stella
  • Jasmine 
  • Cinderella
  • Minnie
  • Lilo
  • Wendy
  • Belle
  • Mrs. Potts
  • Daisy
  • Tiana
  • Mulan 
  • Rapunzel 
  • Merida
  • Esmerelda
  • Pocahontas
  • Snow White

Male Disney Inspired Cat Names

  • Mickey 
  • Kristoff
  • Tarzan
  • Hiro
  • Tramp
  • Marlin
  • Donald
  • Maui
  • Pongo
  • Aladdin
  • Goofy
  • Gaston
  • Hercules
  • Rax
  • Hans
  • Chip
  • Nemo
  • Andy
  • Woody
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Disney Sidekick Cat Names 

We know your kitten is probably your best friend – so why not choose a name that references one the side-kicks from your favorite Disney film. The love and devotion these little guys and gals have for their masters is something we all with pets can relate to. We have the most adorable characters and even a few that are quite comical. There is sure to be a name in here that would suit your furry companion.

  • Flit
  • Stitch
  • Genie 
  • Pascal
  • Sven
  • Jimin Cricket
  • Mushu
  • Piglet
  • Pacha
  • Thumper
  • Buzz
  • Dory 
  • Lumiere
  • Zazu
  • Abu
  • Pumba
  • Pegasus
  • Heihei
  • Gus
  • Tinkerbell
  • Olaf 
  • Timon
  • Flounder
  • Maximus
  • Meeko
  • Baymax

Cats Characters from Disney Movies

Of course, our list of names wouldn’t be complete without making an honorable mention to the infamous Disney cat characters. From starring roles, such as those in the Aristocats, to the best of friends like Piglet and Nala, here are our favorite Disney cat characters:

  • Figaro 
  • Cheshire Cat
  • Berlioz
  • Duchess
  • Tigger
  • Shere Khan
  • Marie
  • Sgt. Tibbs
  • Thackery Binx
  • Scat Cat
  • Sabor
  • Thomas O’Malley
  • Simba
  • Rajah
  • Hit Cat
  • Mirage
  • Shun Gon
  • Si and Am
  • Toulouse
  • Nala
  • Lucifer
  • Peppo
  • Oliver

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Disney Villain Cat Names

If your cat is a little mischievous and has a bit of a wild side, maybe they would be better suited with a name inspired by a Disney Villain. Although they may seem a little dark, these characters are important parts of their storylines, and at times carry humorous undertones similar to a naughty little kitten. 

  • Jafar
  • Cruella de Vil
  • Hades
  • Ursula
  • Hook
  • Scar
  • Frollo
  • Gaston
  • Maleficent
  • Pain 
  • Balthazar
  • Medusa
  • Foulfellow
  • Panic
  • Sir Hiss
  • Stromboli

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Finding the Right Disney Inspired Name for your Cat

Deciding on the right name for your kitten can be a bit overwhelming as there are so many great options available. Whether you’ve chosen a classic name such as Cinderella and Mickey or decided on an adorable name such as Flit or Peppo,  – we hope that our list of Disney Inspired names has helped you in your search.  

However, we know not everyone might be so lucky as to find the perfect match and suggest they check out one of other cat name links below:


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