101 Superhero Cat Names

Last update:
cat superhero naming guide

In the world of cat naming, why not blend the thrill of superhero lore with the endearing qualities of our feline friends?

This article introduces a list of 101 superhero-inspired cat names, perfect for the pet who displays extraordinary qualities or simply deserves a name with a punch of heroism. Organized alphabetically, each name is thoughtfully selected to capture the essence of both iconic and lesser-known superheroes, or the remarkable traits they embody.

From Aegis, symbolizing protection, to Zeus, representing power and command, these names offer a playful yet meaningful way to reflect your cat’s unique personality or appearance. Whether your cat is as swift as Flash, as mysterious as Phantom, or as regal as Apollo, there’s a superhero-inspired name to suit every type of feline crusader.

NameSource & Meaning
AegisInspired by a protective shield, symbolizes defense
AeroAfter the element of air, for swift and agile cats
AlphaSignifying the first or most dominant
AmazonFor a strong and independent cat, like Wonder Woman
ApolloAfter the Greek god, for a cat with a regal presence
AquaAquaman-inspired, for cats who love water
ArcherInspired by heroes like Green Arrow
ArgonAfter the noble gas, for a mysterious aura
AstraSuggests a cosmic influence
AtomFor a small but mighty cat, like Atom
AuroraSuggests colorful brilliance, like the Aurora Borealis
AvianFor a cat as graceful as a bird
AztecInspired by ancient warrior cultures
BansheeAfter the character with a powerful voice
BaronSuggests nobility and strength
BatcatA play on Batman, for nocturnal cats
BeaconSymbolizes guidance and leadership
BeastInspired by Beast from X-Men, for a strong cat
BladeFor a cat with a sharp personality
BlitzSuggests speed and energy
BoltFor a fast and energetic cat
BrainiacFor a highly intelligent cat
BrawlerFor a cat with a fighting spirit
BreezeSuggests gentleness and calm
CalypsoFor a cat with a mesmerizing personality
CaptainAfter Captain America, for a leadership quality
CheetaraInspired by the fast and agile ThunderCat
ClawSuggests a superhero’s powerful grip
CobaltAfter the strong metal, for a resilient cat
CometFor a cat that’s fast and dazzling
CosmoSuggests a cosmic or space-themed cat
CrusaderFor a cat with a strong sense of justice
CrystalSuggests clarity and brilliance
CycloneFor a cat with a whirlwind personality
CypherFor a cat with a mysterious or enigmatic presence
DareSuggests bravery and boldness
DashFor a fast-moving cat
DawnSymbolizes hope and new beginnings
DeltaFor a cat with a difference or unique trait
DiabloFor a mischievous or fiery cat
DiamondSuggests toughness and brilliance
DynamoFor a cat full of energy and power
EclipseFor a cat with a commanding presence
ElectraFor a cat with an electrifying personality
EmberSuggests a warm and fiery nature
FalconFor a cat with keen senses, like the superhero
FangSuggests a fierce and brave cat
Feline FuryA play on words, emphasizing a cat’s fierce nature
FlashFor a very fast cat, like the superhero
FreyaAfter the Norse goddess, for a majestic cat
GadgetFor a cat who’s clever and resourceful
GalaxiaSuggests a cosmic and mysterious aura
GlimmerSuggests a subtle yet striking presence
GravitonFor a cat with a strong and commanding presence
HalcyonSuggests peace and tranquility
HawkeyeFor a cat with sharp and observant eyes
HerculesFor a strong and courageous cat
HeroA direct nod to the superhero theme
HunterFor a cat with a keen hunting instinct
HyperionAfter the Greek Titan, for a strong and noble cat
IcarusSuggests bravery and ambition
InfernoFor a cat with a fiery personality
IronAfter Iron Man, for a strong and resilient cat
JadeSuggests a precious and strong character
JesterFor a playful and mischievous cat
JetFor a fast and sleek cat
JinxFor a cat with a playful, mischievous streak
JupiterAfter the Roman god, for a cat with a commanding presence
KestrelFor a swift and agile cat
KryptonAfter Superman’s home, for a strong and unique cat
LegendFor a cat with a remarkable and memorable personality
LeoSuggests bravery and strength, like a lion
LightningFor a fast and energetic cat
LunaSuggests a mystical and ethereal quality
MageFor a cat with a mysterious or magical aura
MagnetFor a cat with a strong and attractive personality
MarvelA direct reference to superhero comics
MaverickFor a cat with an independent and unorthodox nature
MaxSuggests greatness and power
MercuryFor a quick and agile cat
MidnightFor a cat with a mysterious or nocturnal nature
MinervaAfter the goddess of wisdom, for a wise cat
MirageFor a cat with an elusive and mysterious nature
MysticSuggests a magical or enigmatic presence
NebulaFor a cat with a cosmic and mysterious aura
NeoSuggests newness and innovation
NightshadeFor a cat with a dark and mysterious allure
NovaFor a cat that’s explosive and dynamic
OrionAfter the hunter constellation, for a brave cat
PantherAfter Black Panther, for a sleek and powerful cat
PhantomFor a cat with a stealthy and elusive nature
ProwlerFor a cat who loves to explore and roam
QuasarSuggests a radiant and powerful nature
QuicksilverFor a fast and agile cat
RavenFor a cat with a dark and mysterious allure
RexLatin for king, suggesting nobility
RocketFor a cat with explosive energy
RogueFor a cat with an independent and unpredictable nature
SableSuggests a sleek and elegant nature
SageFor a wise and perceptive cat
SapphireSuggests a precious and strong character
ScorpioFor a cat with a powerful and mysterious presence
SentinelFor a cat who is watchful and protective
ShadowFor a cat with a stealthy and mysterious nature
ShazamFor a cat with a dynamic and energetic personality
SilverSuggests a sleek and elegant nature
SolSpanish for sun, suggests warmth and radiance
SpecterFor a cat with an elusive and ghostly aura
SphinxFor a cat with a mysterious and regal nature
SpiritSuggests a lively and vivacious nature
StarFor a cat with a bright and captivating personality
StormAfter Storm from X-Men, for a strong and commanding cat
StrikerFor a cat with a bold and assertive personality
SunspotSuggests a warm and radiant nature
TalonFor a cat with sharp and strong instincts
TempestSuggests a powerful and uncontainable nature
TerraLatin for earth, suggesting groundedness
ThunderFor a cat with a powerful and commanding presence
TitanSuggests strength and greatness
TorchFor a cat with a fiery and spirited nature
UltraSuggests superiority and power
ValkyrieAfter the Norse warriors, for a strong and noble cat
VandalFor a cat with a mischievous and unpredictable nature
VectorFor a cat with direction and force
VenusAfter the Roman goddess, for a charming cat
ViperFor a cat with a swift and striking personality
VisionFor a cat with a perceptive and insightful nature
VulcanAfter the Roman god of fire, for a strong and fiery cat
WispSuggests a light and ethereal nature
WizardFor a cat with a wise and mysterious personality
XanderSuggests boldness and bravery
ZephyrFor a cat with a gentle and free-spirited nature
ZeusAfter the Greek god, for a commanding and powerful cat

Save 35% on your first Chewy.com order!

We've partnered with Chewy.com to offer the best deal on premium cat products to our readers. Click or tap the button below to go to their exclusive discount page.

Claim The Offer
Gray tabby cat sitting
Photo of author

AUTHOR

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.