A to Z Listing of Black Cat Names

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    • 8 ball
    • Abnus (ebony in Persian)
    • Absinthe
    • Ace
    • Achromatic
    • Ash
    • Asher
    • Aswad (black in Arabic)

     

    • Bagheerah
    • Batman
    • Beetle
    • Binx
    • Blackberry
    • Blackie
    • Blackjack
    • Black Magic
    • Bruno

     

    • Cajun Prince
    • Carbon
    • Caviar
    • Ceara
    • Char
    • Charcoal
    • Cheusi (black in Swahili)
    • Ciara (kee-a-ra)
    • Cierra

     

    • Daeg (black haired, Irish)
    • Damian
    • Darby
    • Darth
    • Dowan (black, Irish)
    • Dubh (dark, Irish)
    • Dust/Dusty
    • Ebony
    • Eclipse
    • Ella (Fitzgerald)
    • Fayette
    • Fiach (raven, Irish)

     

    • Guinness
    • India
    • Indigo
    • Inky
    • Isis

     

    • Jedi
    • Jet
    • Jinx
    • Kala
    • Kali
    • Kemet
    • Kuro
    • Lela
    • Licorice
    • Lignite
    • Lucifer

     

    • Magic
    • Mahogany
    • Marley (Bob)
    • Marmite
    • Mávros (black in Greek)
    • Merle
    • Merlin
    • Midnight
    • Minnaloushe
    • Minnow
    • Mirle
    • Molasses
    • Montsho (African for black)
    • Mustanen (black, Finnish)

     

    • Negra
    • Negro (black in Spanish)
    • Nera
    • Nero (black in Italian)
    • Nox (night)
    • Obsidian
    • Olive
    • Onyx
    • Oreo
    • Othello
    • Ouzo

     

    • Panda
    • Panther
    • Penguin
    • Pepper
    • Phantom
    • Podge
    • Preto (black in Portuguese)
    • Puma

     

    • Raven
    • Reggae
    • Sable
    • Sabbath
    • Sabrina
    • Salem
    • Sambuca
    • Sauda (dark beauty in Swahili)
    • Scarab (beetle)
    • Seaira (velvety black, Irish)
    • Shadow
    • Simba
    • Sirius
    • Sith
    • Smokey
    • Smudge
    • Sooty
    • Spade
    • Storm
    • Tar
    • Twilight
    • Vader
    • Vegemite
    • Velvet
    • Voodoo
    • Xara (black in Yakut)

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    Author

    • Julia Wilson is the founder of Cat-World, and has researched and written over 1,000 articles about cats. She is a cat expert with over 20 years of experience writing about a wide range of cat topics, with a special interest in cat health, welfare and preventative care. Julia lives in Sydney with her family, four cats and two dogs. Full author bio