101 Korean Cat Names

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Choosing the perfect name for your feline friend is an important part of welcoming them into your family. If you’re drawn to Korean culture or just looking for something unique, our comprehensive list of 101 Korean cat names and their meanings is an ideal starting point.

From names inspired by nature like “Bada” (Ocean) and “Bam” (Night), to those that reflect admirable qualities such as “Hoon” (Teach) and “Jin” (Jewel), this list offers a variety of options.

Whether you’re seeking a name that resonates with traditional Korean values or something modern and distinctive, our carefully curated selection is designed to help you find a name that perfectly suits your new companion’s personality and your own taste.

So here’s the list of Korean cat names, along with their meanings, organized alphabetically:

Korean NameMeaning in English
Ae-ChaLoving daughter
BadaOcean
BamNight
BaramWind
BeomModel, pattern
BitLight
BomSpring
Bon-HwaGlorious
ByeolStar
Choon-HeeSpring girl
ChunSpring
ChunjaSpring child
DaAttain
DaeGreatness
DanbiWelcome rain
DongEast
Dong-MinEast and cleverness
Do-YunPathway
EuiRighteousness
EunSilver
Eun AeGrace and love
GaeulAutumn
GeonStrength
GookNation
Ha-NeulSky
Ha-RooDay
HaeOcean
HaneulHeavenly
HangGreat
HanjaOne character
HeeJoy
Hei-RanGrace and orchid
HoGoodness
HoonTeach
HwaFlower
HwanBright
HyunWise
IseulDew
JaeTalent
JangGeneral
JiWisdom
Ji-AeWisdom and love
Ji-HoWisdom and greatness
Ji-HyeWisdom and beauty
Ji-MinWisdom and cleverness
Ji-SooWisdom and luxury
Ji-WonWisdom and first
Ji-YeongWisdom and honor
Ji-YoungWisdom and prosperity
JinJewel
JoonHandsome
Joo-WonOriginal
JungRighteous
KangHealth
KiRise
KwanStrong
KyongBrightness
KyungHonor
MaeumHeart
MeeBeauty
Mi-ChaBeautiful daughter
Mi-HiBeautiful joy
Mi-KyongBeautiful brightness
Mi-OkBeautiful pearl
Mi-SunBeauty and goodness
Mi-YoungBeauty and prosperity
MinCleverness
Min-HoClever and brave
Min-JiCleverness and wisdom
Min-JunClever and handsome
Min-SunClever and goodness
MoonEducated
MyeongBright
NamSouth
NariLily
NoTalent
RaeComing
SangMutual
Seo-JinOmen and treasure
Seo-YunOmen and soft
SeokStone
SeulgiWisdom
SeungWinning
SooLong life
Soo-BinLong life and refined
Soo-JinTreasure and truth
Soo-MinExcellence and cleverness
Soo-YeonLong life and beauty
Soo-YoungLong life and prosperity
Soon-BokGentle and blessed
SunGoodness
SungSuccessor
TaeGreatness
UnGrace
WooRain
YeongBrave
Yeong-HoBrave and great
Yeong-SookForever pure
YoonAllow
Yoon-SeoAllow and serene
Yoon-SookAllow and pure
YoungForever
Young-JaeForever and talent
Young-MiForever and beauty
Young-SooForever and excellence
Yu-JinRich and precious
Yu-RiGlass
YunSoft
YunaTo endure

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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.