101 French Cat Names

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Welcome to the world of French cat names, where elegance meets charm. France, known for its rich culture, exquisite cuisine, and beautiful language, offers a treasure trove of names that capture the essence of its heritage.

This article delves into the allure of French cat names and their meanings. Whether you’re a cat enthusiast, a lover of French culture, or simply seeking a unique name for your feline friend, this guide will provide a delightful journey through names that are as chic as the cats that bear them.

From classic names like “Chanel” and “Pierre” to more whimsical choices like “Fleur” and “Bijou,” each name carries a piece of French history, perfect for your elegant companion.

French Cat NameMeaning in English
AdelineNoble
AlainHarmonious
AmélieHardworking
AnatoleSunrise
AngelineAngelic
AntoinePriceless
ApollineStrength
ArmandSoldier
AurélieGolden
BaptisteBaptizer
BastienRevered
BéatriceBringer of Joy
BenoîtBlessed
BernardBrave as a Bear
BijouJewel
BlancheWhite
CamillePerfect
CélesteHeavenly
CésarLong Haired
ChanelWater pipe, Cannal
ChantalStone
CharlotteFree
ChristopheBearer of Christ
ClaireClear, Bright
ClaudetteLame
ClémentMerciful
ColetteVictorious
CoralieCoral
DamienTo Tame
DanielleGod is My Judge
DaphnéLaurel
DelphineDolphin
DenisDevoted to God
DidierDesired
DominiqueBelonging to God
ÉdithProsperous in War
ÉliseGod’s Promise
ÉmileRival
ÉtienneCrown
EugénieNoble
FabienBean Grower
FleurFlower
FlorentBlooming
FrançoiseFree One
FrédéricPeaceful Ruler
GabrielleGod is My Strength
GaspardTreasure
GastonThe Foreigner
GéraldineRuler with a Spear
GilbertBright Pledge
GillesShield Bearer
GrégoireWatchful
GustaveStaff of the Goths
HenrietteHome Ruler
HervéArmy Warrior
HugoMind
IrènePeace
IsabellePledged to God
JacquesSupplanter
JeanneGod is Gracious
JérômeSacred Name
JosetteGod Will Increase
JulienYouthful
JustineJust
LaurentFrom Laurentum
LéaWeary
LéonLion
LéonieLioness
LilianeLily
LoïcFamous Warrior
LouisFamous Warrior
LucLight
LucieLight
MarcelLittle Warrior
MargauxPearl
MargueriteDaisy
MarielleStar of the Sea
MarinetteOf the Sea
MartheLady
MartineWarlike
MathildePowerful Battler
MauriceDark-Skinned
MaximeThe Greatest
MichelWho is Like God?
MireilleTo Admire
MoniqueAdvisor
NadineHope
NatalieBirthday of the Lord
NicolasVictory of the People
NoëlleChristmas
OdetteWealth
OlivierOlive Tree
PascalBorn on Easter
PascaleBorn on Easter
PatriceNoble
PaulineSmall
PhilippeFriend of Horses
PierreStone
RachelEwe
RaphaëlGod Has Healed
RaymondWise Protector
RémyOarsman
RenéReborn
RolandFamous Land
SabineFrom Sabine
SébastienRevered
SergeServant
SimoneHe Has Heard
SolangeSolemn
SophieWisdom
StéphaneCrown
SylvieForest
ThérèseHarvester
ThierryRuler of the People
ValentinStrong
ValérieStrong
VéroniqueTrue Image
VictorConqueror
VincentTo Conquer
YvetteYew
YvonneYew

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Sean is a former literature professor with a curiosity almost as fierce as a cat's. When he's not tending to Cats Around The Globe, he writes middle-grade fiction, hangs out with his two daughters, or naps with his buddy Louie, a rescue American Shorthair.