240+ Egyptian Cat Names and Meanings: Male and Female

Last Updated on December 29, 2021 by Julia Wilson

Are you looking for a uniquely Egyptian name for a new feline addition? We have collated a list of Egyptian names to help you find the perfect name for your cat.

Name

Meaning

Gender

AatEgyptian queen (12th dynasty)Female
AbayomiBrings joyMale
AbdelrahmanMercifulMale
AbanoubKing of goldMale
AbraxThe great archon from mythologyMale
AbubakarNobleMale
AcenathDaughterFemale
AdebenTwelfth bornMale
AdioRighteousMale
AdofoFighterMale
AdomReceives help from the godsMale
AharonHigh mountain, loftyMale
AhmadMuch praisedMale
AhmedGreatly praisedMale
AinPricelessFemale
AishaPeacefulFemale
AkilaIntelligentFemale
AkinsBraveMale
AmenhotepEgyptian pharaoh (18th dynasty)Male
AmmitMythical creature with the head of a
crocodile, body of a lion and hindquarters of a hippopotamus
Female
AmonThe hidden oneMale
AmrCompanion and friend for lifeMale
AmunGod of mysteryMale
AmunetGoddess of mysteryFemale
AnatA wife of SethFemale
AnippeDaughter of the NileFemale
AnpuGod of the deadMale
AnubisGod of the deadMale
ApepTo slitherMale
AsenathBelonging to her fatherFemale
AshrafNobleMale
AsimProtectorMale
AstarteA wife of SethFemale
AswadBlackMale
AtenSun diskMale
AstennuGod of the moonMale
AusetAnother name for IsisFemale
AyaWonderfulFemale
AziboEarthMale
AzizaPreciousFemale
BabuOsiris’ firstbornMale
BahitiFortuneFemale
BalbinaStrongFemale
BanitiTeacherMale
Bastet (Bast)Egyptian cat goddessFemale
BennuEagleFemale
BereniceSister of CleopatraFemale
BesBrings joyMale
BithiahDaughter of GodFemale
BomaniWarriorMale
ChibaleKinsmanMale
ChigaruHoundMale
ChikePower of GodMale
ChioneDaughter of the NileFemale
ChisisiSecretMale
ChumaWealthyMale
CleopatraGlory of the fatherFemale
DakariHappyMale
DaliaStrong branch, gentleFemale
DariusRich and kinglyMale
DarwishiSaintMale
DenderaFrom DenderaFemale
DinaGod is my judgeFemale
DjerEgyptian pharaoh (1st dynasty)Male
DjoserEgyptian pharaoh (3rd dynasty)Male
DonkorOne who is humbleMale
EboBorn on TuesdayMale
EboniBlackFemale
EchidnaMythical monster who was half woman, half snakeFemale
EdriceA prosperous rulerFemale
EmanFaithFemale
EshaqProphet’s nameMale
EsheLifeFemale
EsraaJourney at nightFemale
EssamSafeguardMale
EurydiceEgyptian queenFemale
FemeA name of loveFemale
FemiOne who lovesFemale
FenyangConquersMale
FukaynaIntelligentFemale
GahijiHunterMale
GamalHandsomeMale
GaraiSettledMale
GebMythical earth godMale
GyasiWonderfulMale
HabibaLovedFemale
HajiBorn during the pilgrimageMale
HalimaGentleFemale
HamadiPraisedMale
HananMercyFemale
HanbalPurity, pristineMale
HanifBelievesMale
HaqikahHonestFemale
HasaniHandsomeMale
HasinaGoodFemale
HathorDaughter of Ra, Goddess of destructionFemale
HebaGiftFemale
HehetGoddess of the immeasurableFemale
HeqetGoddess of childbirth and fertilityFemale
HondoWarMale
HorusA god in the form of a falconMale
HossamSharp swordMale
HorusSky deity with a falcon head and the
body of a man
Male
HuGod of authoritative utteranceMale
HuniEgyptian pharaoh (3rd dynasty)Male
HusaniHandsome boyMale
IaretEgyptian queen (18th dynasty)Female
IfeLoveFemale
IshaqLaughsMale
IsisEgyptian goddess of sky and natureFemale
IssaGod savesMale
JabareA man known for his braveryMale
JabariBrave oneMale
JafariCreekMale
JamilaBeautifulFemale
JendayiThankfulFemale
JomanaNobleFemale
JumokeLoved by allMale
KafeleWould die forMale
KakraA twinFemale
KamilahPerfectionFemale
KanikaBlackFemale
KarimNoble and generousMale
KekGod of darknessMale
KemetAncient name for Egypt, means ‘black dirt’Unisex
KesiBorn of a troubled fatherMale
KhafraEgyptian pharaoh (4th dynasty)Male
KhalidEternalMale
KhepriMorning sunMale
KhentimentiuGod of the deadMale
KhepriMorning sunFemale
KhufuEgyptian pharaoh (4th dynasty)Male
KhnurnMythical reborn sunFemale
KeketGoddess of darknessFemale
KhonsGod of the moonMale
KissaSister of twinsFemale
LateefGentleMale
LaylaNightFemale
LotusLotus flowerFemale
MahmoudPraiseMale
Ma’atGoddess of truth, justice and harmonyMale
MasudiA merry personMale
MauCatUnisex
ManuBorn secondMale
MayeAmun’s beloved oneFemale
MandisaSweetFemale
MasikaBorn during rainFemale
MenhetEgyptian queen (18th dynasty)Female
MennaGift of GodFemale
MensahBorn thirdMale
MertLover of silenceFemale
MesiWaterFemale
MeskhenetGoddess of childbirthFemale
MinGod of fertilityMale
MonifaLuckyFemale
MontuEgyptian godMale
MosegiTailorMale
MosesProphetMale
MosiBorn firstMale
MoswenWhiteFemale
MoustafaChosenMale
NabilNobleMale
NaeemBenevolentMale
NailahSuccessfulFemale
NakiaPure and faithfulMale
NanuPrettyFemale
NarmerFirst king of EgyptMale
NashwaWonderful feelingFemale
NassorVictorMale
NathifaPureFemale
NaunetGoddess of the oceanFemale
NefertitiEgyptian queen (18th dynasty)Female
NefretStunningFemale
NeithStanding high above others, divine
mother
Female
NenetSpiritual and divineFemale
NephiSea captainMale
NiuGod of nothingnessMale
NourbeseWonderfulMale
NubiaGoldFemale
NuruBorn during the dayMale
Nut (Nuit)Sky goddessFemale
ObaKingMale
OdeFrom the roadMale
OdionBorn of twinsMale
OlabisiBrings joyMale
OmarFluent oratorMale
OmariHigh bornMale
OmoroseBeautifulFemale
OniWantedFemale
OseyeHappyFemale
OsirisEgyptian god of the deceasedMale
OsazeLoved by godMale
OttahThird bornMale
PharoahRulerMale
PiliSecond bornMale
Ptaha creator god and patron of craftsmen and architectsMale
Ptolemy, ClaudeusPharaoh of Ptolemaic EgyptMale
QebFather of the earthMale
QuibilahPeacefulFemale
RaKing of the deities and father of all
creation
Male
RadamesEgyptian general in the opera AidaMale
RamessesSon of RaMale
RamlaOne who predicts the futureMale
RashidaRighteousFemale
RaziyaAgreeableFemale
ReGod of the sunMale
RehemaCompassionateFemale
RenenetGoddess of fortuneFemale
RunihuraDestroyerMale
SabahBorn in the morningFemale
SadikiFaithfulMale
SafiyaPureFemale
SagiraLittle oneFemale
SanuraKittenFemale
SaraPrincessFemale
SayedMaster, lordMale
SebGod of the earthMale
SefuSwordMale
SekaniLaughsMale
SekhetWife of PtahFemale
SekhmetGoddess of war and healingFemale
SelmaSecureFemale
SeshatGoddess of written wordsFemale
SethGod of chaos, violence, deserts and
storms
Male
ShakirGratefulMale
ShamekaPure of heartFemale
ShaniWonderfulFemale
SharifaRespectedFemale
SitiLadyFemale
SneferuEgyptian pharaoh (founder ruler of the 4th dynasty)Male
SphinxMythical creature with the body of a lion and the head of a humanUnisex
SubiraPatientFemale
SudiShe was a narrator of HadithFemale
TariqHe who knocks at the doorMale
ThothGod of writing and wisdomMale
TivaliCleopatra’s favourite catMale
TiyeEgyptian queen (20th dynasty)Female
Tutankhamun (King Tut)Egyptian pharaoh (18th dynasty)Male
TuyaEgyptian queen (19th dynasty)Female
YahyaGod is graciousMale
YasserTo be richMale
YoussefGod increasesMale
ZahraFlower, bright, lightFemale
ZahurBlossomMale