37 Black Cat Names For Your Feline Friend

Welcoming a black cat into your family? Find the perfect name for your feline friend with this list of names, from magical to mainstream.

Courtney Elliott

Updated August 17, 2022 • Published August 17, 2022

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37 Black Cat Names For Your Feline Friend

Black cats have seen it all—they've been worshipped as Gods and they've been deemed bad luck. Despite their bewitching history, black cats are a great choice for prospective pet parents looking for a loving companion.

They're resilient, intelligent, and strikingly beautiful. There are 22 recognized breeds of black cats, most of them with those piercing yellow eyes.

If you're thinking about welcoming one of these feline friends into your family, brainstorming a name that suits them perfectly can be quite the challenge. Do you keep it traditional or go with something that speaks to their spooky history?

Whether you opt for mystical and magical or cute and classic, here are 37 name ideas for black cats.

37 black cat names

Ash

Autumn

Bandit

Batman

Bellatrix

Binx

Cosmo

Elphaba

Elvira

Eve

Felix

Figaro

Galaxy

Igor

Licorice

Lucifer

Luna

Magic

Midnight

Moon

Nero

Pepper

Phantom

Raven

Salem

Shadow

Smoky

Spade

Spider

Spooky

Sylvester

Thunder

Vader

Wednesday

Widow

Winnie

Wizard

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