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Best 230 Male & Female Egyptian Cat Names – With Meanings

Why are they called “Egyptian” you ask? Egyptian Cats were considered to be sacred in Ancient Egypt and were worshipped as Gods back then. They are furry, feisty symbols of Egypt and have millions of murals and accessories dedicated to them. So thought of the best name for your new furry friend? Here are the best 230 males and female names for Egyptian cats!

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Male Egyptian Cat Names

  • Akil – smart
  • Nomti – strong
  • Ramesses – one of the pharaohs
  • Anubis – afterlife
  • Horus – the sun god
  • Abasi – serious
  • Anok Sabe – wise
  • Odji – evil
  • Azizi – precious
  • Baraka – a blessing
  • Khalid – immortal
  • Rasui – dreamer
  • Wati – rebellious
  • Aten – sun
  • Imhotep – peace
  • Panahasi – barbarian
  • Ahmenhotep – pleasing to the God Amen
  • Shalam – Egyptian greeting
  • Mshai – wanderer
  • Osiris – lord of life after death
  • Khafra – name of a pharaoh
  • Buikhu – best
  • Benipe – strong as iron
  • Pharaoh
  • Menetnashte – powerful
  • Nebtawi – lord
  • Amun – chief of gods & fertility
  • Shushu – boastful
  • Ammon – mystery
  • Mkhai – fighter
  • Khenti – one who leads
  • Ra – sun
  • Anok Fero – one of the pharaohs
  • Alu – child-like
  • Kahotep – peaceful
  • Kamenwati – black rebel
  • Sokkwi – foolish
  • Kufu – one of the pharaohs
  • Seti – one of the pharaohs
  • Kemnebi – panther
  • Sphinx – lion with a human head
  • Uro – a king

Female Egyptian Cat Names

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  • Nefertiti – Egyptian queen
  • Amisi – flower, implying beauty
  • Djabenusiri – Venus
  • Nile – river
  • Kiwu – obese
  • Ebio – honey-colored or sweet
  • Amenti – goddess of the land of the west
  • Hebony – black
  • Femi – lover
  • Nafre – good
  • Layla – born at night
  • Seshafi – angry or ornery
  • Ebe – wonderful
  • Cleopatra – a queen of Eygpt
  • Esho – hog
  • Mau – Egyptian word for cat
  • Aisha – peaceful
  • Harere – another word for flower
  • Hasina – good
  • Aziza – precious
  • Merit – much-loved
  • Emuishere – kitten
  • Odjit – naughty
  • Chione – daughter of the Nile
  • Irisi – from the Goddess Isis
  • Isis – motherhood
  • Annipe – daughter of the Nile
  • Kamilah – perfect
  • Nafrini – bringer of beauty
  • Banafrit – lovely soul
  • Anukis – goddess of the Nile
  • Dalila – sweet
  • Nebit – leopard-like
  • Djeserit – holy soul
  • Meskenrit – Egyptian birth goddess
  • Kepi – tempestuous
  • Miu – gentle
  • Mie – Egyptian cat god

Egyptian Cat God Names

Bastet
  • Bastet – (or Bast) represented protection, fertility and motherhood
  • Menhit – Egyptian war goddess
  • Sekhmet – warrior lioness goddess
  • Pakhet – she who scratches
  • Mihos – lion-headed son of Bastet
  • Mekal – fierce devourer

Popular Egyptian Human Names for Cats

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  • Salma
  • Heba
  • Sara
  • Farah
  • Ayman
  • Ahmed
  • Yasmin
  • Jana
  • Mahmoud
  • Aya
  • Karim
  • Rana
  • Hamada
  • Mostafa
  • Sherif
  • Mustafa
  • Omar
  • Mariam
  • Mido
  • Youssef
  • Nada
  • Amal
  • Mohamed
  • Ali
  • Miro
  • Abdallah
  • Nour
  • Raneem
  • Angie
  • Muhammad
  • Ahmad
  • Abdelrahman
  • Dina
  • Amirah
  • Doha
  • Jomana

Egyptian Calico Cat Names

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  • Khafra
  • Aisha – peaceful
  • Imhotep – peace
  • Isis – motherhood
  • Femi – lover
  • Amun – chief of gods & fertility
  • Kamilah – perfect
  • Hebony – black
  • Osiris – lord of life after death
  • Aten – sun
  • Mshai – wanderer
  • Khalid – immortal
  • Kufu – one of the pharaohs
  • Kiwu – obese
  • Nebit – leopard-like
  • Ra – sun
  • Chione – daughter of the Nile
  • Kahotep – peaceful
  • Ammon – mystery
  • Amenti – goddess of the land of the west
  • Dalila – sweet
  • Seti
  • Cleopatra
  • Ramesses
  • Mkhai – fighter
  • Horus – the sun god
  • Abasi – serious
  • Nomti – strong
  • Mau – Egyptian word for cat
  • Annipe – daughter of the Nile
  • Nefertiti
  • Azizi – precious
  • Kepi – tempestuous
  • Aziza – precious
  • Anukis – goddess of the Nile
  • Akil – smart
  • Pharaoh
  • Nile
  • Hasina – good
  • Anubis – afterlife
  • Layla
  • Sphinx – lion with a human head

Egyptian Sphynx Cat Names

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  • Kamilah – perfect
  • Cara – baby
  • Rosalind – one with great beauty
  • Horus – protector of Egypt
  • Orson – little bear
  • Lucas – one who illuminates
  • Hasina – lover
  • Magna – large
  • Amun – an ancient Egyptian God
  • Ruby – jewel
  • Aziza – precious
  • Mercury – god of trade
  • Khalid – immortal
  • Abasi – serious
  • Cary – honesty
  • Balbina – strong
  • Pearl – precious jewel
  • Akil – smart or clever
  • Valeria – strong and vigorous
  • Dalila – sweet
  • Madonna – my lady
  • Xerxes – king of Persia
  • Beatrice – one who brings joy
  • Gazelle – graceful
  • Precious – darling
  • Aten – sun or white light

Egyptian Siamese Cat Names

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  • Cleopatra
  • Nefertiti – beautiful woman
  • Baraka – a blessing
  • Shalam – Egyptian greeting
  • Rameses or Ramses – one of the pharaohs
  • Miu – gentle
  • Amisi – flower
  • Alu – childlike
  • Seti – one of the pharaohs
  • Aisha – peaceful
  • Kufu – one of the pharaohs
  • Mie – Egyptian cat god