If you’re looking for the most popular cat names around to inspire just the right name for your own new kitty, you’ve come to the right place! From names inspired by Star Wars and The Lion King, to human names and even — gasp — dog names, Rover’s top 20 cat names list has them all.

When naming your cat, you may want to take her personality, behavior, or appearance into account. People sometimes like to choose cat names that remind them of other pets or people they love as well. In any case, it helps to know what other owners are naming their cats. So without futher ado, on to the cat names!

Top 10 Female Cat Names for 2015

  1. Lily
  2. Chloe
  3. Lucy
  4. Bella
  5. Luna
  6. Maddie
  7. Emma
  8. Coco
  9. Molly
  10. Callie

Top 10 Male Cat Names for 2015

  1. Charlie
  2. Jack
  3. Jasper
  4. Dexter
  5. Milo
  6. Fred
  7. Simon
  8. Simba
  9. George
  10. Boomer

For more on Rover's methodology and findings, take a look at their informative infographic. Looking for something a bit more international? Nerdy? Sweet? We've got cat names and naming tips for every occasion.

We hope these cat names have helped inspire just the right name for your cat. Why not share a photo of your new kitty — along with the name you picked — over on our Petcentric Facebook page?

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