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100+ Superhero Cat Names: Ideas for Active & Daring Cats

Cape-toting, spandex-wearing, life-saving… SUPERHEROS! If you are a fan of the superhero world with the likes of Marvel and DC creations, we have the ultimate list of Superhero cat names for you! Whether you’ve been a longtime fan of the comic books, or have more recently become a follower because you’re a sucker for a great action movie, superheroes continue to be an ever-growing phenomenon.

Many brands have been featured in video games and toys – fun for both children and adults. For the truest of fans, we even celebrate superheroes, villains, and all other characters alike during Comicon. So for those wanting a name as bad-ass as their cat, you’ve come to the right place.

Below we have compiled a list of the most cherished heroes and a few of the darkest villains for your feline’s potential name!


Female Superhero Cat Names

  • Binary
  • Aurora
  • Gamora
  • Copycat
  • Elasti-Girl
  • Huntress
  • Zelda
  • Mystique
  • Medusa
  • Nova Kane
  • Frost
  • Phoenix
  • Indigo
  • Vixen
  • Black Canary
  • Pyslocke
  • Ivy
  • Elektra
  • Harley Quinn
  • Catwoman
  • Kitty Pryde
  • Superwoman
  • Spitfire
  • Katana
  • Okoye
  • Jessica Jones
  • Hellcat
  • Rogue
  • Batgirl
  • Domino
  • Storm
  • Arrowette
  • Aquagirl
  • Empress
  • Cat Claw
  • Black Window

Male Superhero Cat Names

  • Dr. Strange
  • Hulk
  • Thor
  • Groot
  • Hawkeye
  • Spider-Man
  • Zuri
  • Viper
  • Batman
  • Blade
  • Nicodemus
  • Green Lantern
  • Thor
  • Limbani
  • Lex
  • Baymax
  • Mar-Vell
  • Mantis
  • Neo
  • Falcom
  • Robin
  • Nightcrawler
  • Avenger
  • Wolverine
  • Stark
  • Hornet
  • Hancock
  • Batwing
  • Fury
  • Doctor Wu
  • Venom
  • Flash
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Funny Superhero Cat Names

Known for their witty commentary and comedic roles, below are our favorite hilarious and often relatable superheroes. This category is for you if your feline has you chuckling at their quirky yet amusing actions on the daily. And don’t worry, even if your little pal is a bit comedic, he’s still a superhero who will always land on his feet! Below we have our favorite funniest heroes who have inspired some awesome cat names.

  • Deadpool
  • Quantum
  • Woody
  • Iron Man
  • Squirrel Girl
  • Homelander
  • Tick
  • Hit-Girl
  • Black Noir
  • Professor X
  • Thing
  • A-Train
  • Lamplighter
  • Mr. Incredible
  • Starlight
  • Ant-Man
  • Mister Marathon
  • Howard the Duck
  • Hellboy
  • Kick-Ass
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Villain Inspired Cat Names

For those mischievous kitties – the ones who are always on the hunt and ready to pounce, constantly wreaking mayhem in your home and maybe even lurking in the dark – you might be searching from a name a little less super, and a little more naughty. Here are our favorite villain names:

  • Loki
  • Penguin
  • Doctor Doom
  • Magneto
  • Kingpin
  • Galactus
  • Goblin
  • Thanos
  • Luther
  • Joker
  • Zoom
  • Darkseid


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Finding the Right Superhero Cat Name

There are so many great name options when you think about the creative and colorful world of comics. With strong and bold names like Thor and Huntress, or dark and mysterious, such as Loki and Zoom, we hope our list of Superhero names has tickled your spidey-senses!

Although your cat may not have the power to fly, become invisible, or have true superhero strength, we know that you will choose a name just as super as they are!

However, we know sometimes finding the right match takes a bit more time, so please check out one of our other cat name lists below for more inspiration if you need it!

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