150 Christmas Cat Names For Male Cats

Are you looking for the perfect Christmas themed name for a male cat? We have 150 male Christmas names to choose from including book and movie characters, Santa’s helpers, food legends and folklore.




Character from The Little Drummer Boy
Abner Father of light
Ahoshta Character from Narnia
Alabaster Snowball The elf who lives with Santa at the North Pole
Alambil Planet visible from Narnia
Alimash Character from Narnia
Argoz, Lord Character from Narnia
Arsheesh Character from Narnia
Asher Fortunate, blessed
Aslan Lion from Narnia
Aster Star
Axel Father of peace
Balthazar, Balthasar One of the wise men/kings who gave the baby Jesus myrrh
Belsnickel Crotchety companion of Saint Nicholas in the Palatinate, Germany
Benedict Blessed
Bert Character from the movie, It’s a Wonderful Life
Blitzen Santa’s reindeer
Brandy Drink
Bricklethumb Character from Narnia
Buche de Noel The French name for traditional Christmas Yule log
Caleb Devotion to God
Casper Bringer of treasure
Caspian X Character from Narnia
Cavalier Character from The Nutcracker
Cedar Tree
Charlie (Brown) Character from A Charlie Brown Christmas
Chestnut A fruit traditionally roasted in the winter months
Christian Traditional name which means follower of Christ
Christopher Bearer of light
Cider Drink popular in the winter months (sometimes spiced)
Cinnamon Common spice used in Christmas
Clarence Character from It’s a Wonderful
Claus Santa Claus
Coco/Cocoa Chocolate drink
Cole Coal-black
Comet Santa’s reindeer
Cookie A sweet treat often left out for Santa
Cranberry Fruit used in cranberry sauce
Cratchit Character from A Christmas Carol
Cullen Gaelic for holly tree
Dancer Santa’s reindeer
Dasher Santa’s reindeer
Ded Moroz
Slavic version of Santa Claus
Digory Kirke Character from Narnia
Doctor Finklestein Character from The Nightmare Before Christmas
Donner Santa’s reindeer
Dove Bird associated with Christmas and peace
Drinan, Lord Character from Narnia
Drummer The main character from The Little Drummer Boy
Ebenezer Character from A Christmas Carol
Edmund Pevensie Character from Narnia
Eggnog Traditional Christmas drink
Elf Santa’s helper
Emmanuel God is with us and a Christmas song
Ernie Character from the movie, It’s a Wonderful Life
Evergreen Christmas trees are evergreen
Felix Latin word for happy
Feliz (Navidad) Christmas song

Fezziwig, Mr
Character from A Christmas Carol
Frank Short for frankincense
Frankincense One of the gifts given to Jesus by the three wise men
Frederick Older brother of Santa Claus
Frosty Icy
Fudge Traditional sweet often made at Christmas
Gabriel Christmas angel who informed Mary
she was going to give birth to the son of God
Garland Christmas decoration
Gaspar One of the three wise men who gave the baby Jesus frankincense
George Character from the movie, It’s a Wonderful Life
Ginarrbrik Character from Narnia
Ginger A spice commonly used in Christmas
Glenstorm Character from Narnia
Glitter Used to decorate Christmas cards
Gloria Christmas carol
Glozelle Character from Narnia
Goose Bird commonly cooked at Christmas
Grinch Character from How the Grinch Stole Christmas
Harry Character from the movie, It’s a Wonderful Life
Holly Bush used for Christmas decorations
Hope Jesus is said to have brought hope
Humphrey Santa’s chief elf
Ice Frozen water common in wintertime
Igloo House made from snow
Jack Jack Skellington from A Nightmare Before Christmas
Jasper Bringer of treasure
Jedidiah Beloved of the lord
Jingle Jingle Bells, popular Christmas
Joseph Father of Jesus
Joulupukki Finnish Christmas figure
Joyeux Noel Merry Christmas in French
Kevin The lead character from Home Alone
Krampus Horned, anthropomorphic figure in
Alpine folklore who scares children during the Christmas period who have misbehaved
Kringle Santa Claus
Linus Character from A Charlie Brown
Lucian Latin name which means light
Lumi Snow
Marzipan Almond confection commonly used in Christmas cake
Maugrim Character from Narnia
Melchior One of the wise men/kings-gave the
baby Jesus gold
Miraz Character from Narnia
Mistletoe Plant traditionally displayed in homes over Christmas
Mittens Hand coverings used in cold weather
Myrrh Gift given to the baby Jesus
Narnia Fantasy world from The Chronicles
of Narnia
Nausus Character from Narnia
Nazareth The childhood home of Jesus
Nicholas St Nicholas (Santa)
Nico Italian diminutive of Nicholas
Noel Name meaning ‘born on Christmas’
Nutmeg A spice commonly used on Christmas
Olaf Character from the movie Frozen
Olwen White footprint
Oogie Boobie Character from The Nightmare Before Christmas
Oreius Character from Narnia
Partridge Bird from the Christmas song ‘Twelve Days of Christmas’
Pax Peaceful
Pepper Minstix Elf
Peter Pevensie Character from Narnia
Pine A common type of Christmas tree
Polar Polar bear
Pomander Traditional orange decorated with
Prancer Santa’s reindeer
Pumpkin Vegetable commonly served with Christmas lunch or dinner
Pudding Christmas pudding, traditional
dessert served on Christmas day
Reepicheep Character from Narnia
Reindeer Animals who pull Santa’s sleigh
Robin Red-chested bird often associated
with winter and Christmas
Rudolph Santa’s reindeer who had the red
Scrooge, Ebenezer Character from A Christmas Carol
Shinny Upatree Elf
Skellington, Jack Character from The Nightmare Before
Snegurochka A popular seasonal figure in
Russian culture
Snow Icy rain crystals common around
Christmas in the Northern Hemisphere
Snowflake A single ice crystal
Solomon Peace
Sopespian Character from Narnia
Spruce Evergreen commonly used as a Christmas tree
Star Christmas decoration used on the
top of a Christmas tree
Theodore Gift of God
Tinsel Christmas decoration
Tiny Tim Character from A Christmas Carol
Theodore Gift of God
Trumpkin Character from Narnia
Tumnus, Mr Character from Narnia
Twinkle Twinkling star
Uncle Drosselmeyer Character from The Nutcracker
Vixen Santa’s reindeer
Winter The season of Christmas in the Northern Hemisphere
Wunorse Openslae Elf
Yuki Snow
Yule Christmas
Yule cat Icelandic mythical giant cat who eats naughty children
Zero Character from The Nightmare Before

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