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The Top Gray Cat Names in 2023

    Best Names for a Gray Cat


    Naming a pet just like a child can give you some grief. Cats can be a little easier to name because you can easily base the name off of their physical features like Fluffy or Blackie (terrible name I know). This post will hopefully give you some good ideas for your new gray cat.

    As with any name, you need to like it as you will be saying it a lot.

    Do you like nature? Food?

    Think of something that you like to do or like to watch on TV to give you ideas. If all else fails, read the post below to get a better idea of what others are naming their cats.

    The lists of names below, except for the last one, were pulled from many different sources and filtered and complied by yours truly to give a more comprehensive list you can choose from.


    As with all names, some are more popular and more common than others. Here are some of the more popular names for gray cats.

    • Ashes
    • Cinder
    • Cloudy
    • Dusky
    • Foggy
    • Moon
    • Pebbles
    • Pepper
    • Shadow
    • Silver
    • Smoky
    • Smudge
    • Storm
    • Tinsel
    • Twilight


    If your cat is a female and you want to give her a more feminine name, take a look below at some of the popular female gray cat names.

    • Artemis
    • Cami
    • Gemma
    • Jewel
    • Lady Stardust
    • Mystique
    • Dawn
    • Graycie
    • Lady Gray
    • Luna
    • Opal
    • Sage
    • Skye
    • Ella
    • Misty
    • Lavendar (some cats have a near purple sheen to their coats)

    > Like This? Check Out The Top Male Cat Names!


    If your cat is a male and you want a more masculine name, read below to give you some ideas for good male gray cat names.

    • Ash
    • Bolt
    • Charcoal
    • Granite
    • Dusty
    • Moxie
    • Smoky
    • Sterling
    • Zeus
    • Darth
    • Dorian
    • Grayson
    • Rocky


    Check out these names if you want to have a cute name for your gray cat

    • Cosmo
    • Dumbo
    • Eeyore
    • Grumpy
    • Smudge
    • Puff
    • Bubbles
    • Hiccup
    • Goose

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    For the rebellious of you who want to stand out a bit, try one of these more unique names.

    • Eclipse
    • Zesty
    • Earl Grey
    • Magic
    • Anchovy
    • Grey Gatsby
    • Pewter
    • Neptune
    • Ziggy
    • Seraphina
    • Carbon
    • Direwolf
    • Moonstone


    There are many, many names out there to choose from so which ones are the best? How do I name my new gray cat? As stated above, the most important thing to remember is that you need to like the name that you choose.

    Hopefully this post gave you some ideas of what to name your cat. If you need more ideas, leave a comment or send an email and we will be happy to help. 

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