200+ Italian Names For Male Cats (With Meanings)

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  • Are you looking for an Italian themed name for a male cat? The Italian language is one of the most beautiful languages with a huge number of potential cat names to choose from.

    The list below contains both male and female Italian names, their meaning as well as variations to choose from.




    Abramo Father of many
    Adagio Musical term which means slow
    Adalberto Noble bright
    Ademaro Wealth, fortune, fame
    Adriano From Adria
    Agosto Born in August
    Alba White
    Alberto Noble
    Aldis Old one
    Alfio White
    Alfonso Ready for battle
    Allegro Musical term which means cheerful
    Alessio Defender
    Amadeo Loved God
    Amato Beloved
    Anastagio Divine
    Angelo Messenger of God
    Antonino Highly praiseworthy
    Armani Child of Armano
    Armond Army man
    Arnaldo Eagle
    Arrigo Rules the estate
    Bellini Little beautiful one
    Belvedere Beautiful to see
    Benito Blessed
    Benvolio Good will
    Bernardo Brave as a bear
    Bianco White
    Bosco Wood, little forest
    Brando Fiery sword
    Bravo Excellent
    Brio With vivacity
    Calvino Bald
    Campari Alcoholic beverage made from
    Capo Head, chief
    Carlo Man
    Carmine Song
    Cedro Strong gift
    Chianti Italian wine
    Ciccio Honey, sugar
    Ciro The sun
    Clemente Mild, merciful
    Constantino Steady, faithful
    Cosimo Order, organised
    Dario Possessing goodness
    Da Vinci Italian scientist
    Dino Little sword
    Domenico Of the Lord
    Donato Gift from God
    Donte Lasting
    Durante To last or endure
    Edmundo Defense, protection
    Edoardo Wealthy guardian
    Elio Sun
    Elmo Helmet
    Elvio Blonde
    Emiliano To work
    Enrico Homeowner
    Enzo Italian variation of Henry
    Ermes Heap of stones
    Ernesto Earnest
    Ezio Eagle
    Fabbro Ironworker
    Fabio Bean grower
    Fabrizio Craftsman
    Faro Lighthouse
    Fedele Of the faith
    Federico Peaceful ruler
    Filippo Friend of horses
    Fiorello Little flower
    Francesco From France
    Franco Freedom
    Gaetano From Gaeta
    Gaia The earth
    Galileo From Galilee
    Gaspare Treasurer
    Gattino Whiskers
    Gatto Cat
    Gavino White falcon
    Gennaro January
    Geno Well born

    Gian God is gracious
    Giancarlo John Charles
    Gianni God is gracious
    Gio Of George, farmer
    Gioia Joy
    Giorgio Farmer
    Giosue The lord is my salvation
    Giovanni God is gracious
    Giuseppe He will add
    Grigino Grey
    Heronimo Sacred name
    Hisidro Gift of Isis
    Ilario Cheerful
    Italo From Italy
    Kosmo Order, organisation
    Lamberto Son of Lambert
    Lambrusco Italian red wine
    Lazaro God is my helper
    Lento Musical term which means slow
    Leone Lion
    Lorenzo From Laurentium
    Luca Man from Luciana
    Luciano Light
    Ludovic Famous warrior
    Luigi Famous warrior
    Luna Moon
    Macaroni A type of pasta
    Maggio May
    Mano Hand
    Marcello Young warrior
    Marco Of Mars, warlike
    Mario Warlike
    Maso Twin
    Mateo Gift of God
    Mattia Gift of God
    Meo Son of Tolmei
    Micio Kitty
    Monte Mountain
    Neri Deciding warrior
    Nero Black
    Niccolò Victory of the people
    Nico Victory of the people
    Nino Boy, little
    Orasio Prayer
    Orlando From glorious land
    Orsino Bear
    Otello Wealth, fortune
    Ottavio Born eighth
    Paolo Small
    Pasquale Easter
    Pepi Perseverant one
    Pesto A sauce typically made from pesto
    Pietro Rock
    Pino Diminutive of Giuseppino
    Presto Musical term which means very fast
    Prime First
    Primo First
    Puccini Italian composer
    Quinto Fifth
    Rafaele God has healed
    Remo Oarsman
    Renato Born again
    Renzo Third link
    Riccardo Powerful leader
    Ricco Rich
    Rocco Earnest
    Roche Rest
    Rolando Fame, land
    Romeo Pilgrim to Rome
    Rossano Of Rosso, red
    Rossini Of Rosso, red, Italian composer
    Ruggero Valiant with a spear
    Salvatore Saviour
    Savario Splendent
    Scirocco Warm wind
    Sebastiano Revered
    Secondo Second son
    Sergio Servant
    Sicilly Of Sicily
    Stefano Victorious
    Tasso Cup
    Tempo Time
    Terzo Third
    Timeo Honor
    Tommaso Twin
    Tullio From the Tullius family
    Tuscany Italian city
    Ugo Of Hugo
    Umberto Famous
    Ursel Bear
    Valentino Strength, health
    Venezio Venice
    Vito Life
    Vivace Musical term for fast and lively
    Vivaldi Italian composer
    Zenzero Ginger




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