300+ Korean Cat Names (With Meanings)

Korea is a region in southeast Asia divided into two countries, North Korea and South Korea with a combined population of approximately 76 million people.

We have created this list of common Korean words, famous people and deities to help you find the perfect Korean name for your cat.

Name

Meaning

Gender

Abeoji Father Male
Agi Baby Unisex
Ahn Eak-tai South Korean classical composer Male
Ailee K-pop singer Female
Ailiseu Iris Female
Ajoo K-pop singer Male
Aleumdaum Beautiful Female
Amber Lui K-pop singer Female
Anda K-pop singer Female
Andong City in South Korea Unisex
Arin K-pop singer Female
Aseuteulo Astro Unisex
Bae Inspiration Unisex
Baeghab Lily Female
Bajil Basil Male
Balam Wind Unisex
Bam Night Unisex
Bambam K-pop singer Male
Bam ha-neul Night sky Unisex
Bamsaeg Sorrel Unisex
Baro K-pop singer Male
Baseuteteu Bastet Female
B-Bomb K-pop singer Male
Beolle Bug Unisex
Beope Buffy Female
Beot-kkot Cherry blossom Female
Beulaendi Brandy Unisex
Beullubel Bluebell Female
Bi Rain Unisex
Binga Glacier Unisex
Bohoja Protector Male
Boi B K-pop singer Male
Bom Spring Unisex
Bo-mi Beautiful Female
Bong-cha Ultimate girl Female
Bo-ram Valuable Unisex
Bumeo Boomer Unisex
Busan Second largest city in South Korea Unisex
Byeol Star Male
Byul K-pop singer Female
Cao Lu K-pop singer Female
Chan-Hae Lee South Korean composer Female
Cheli Cherry Female
Cheongug Heaven Unisex
Chimchimhan Smoky Unisex
Chingu Friend Unisex
Ching-hwa Loving daughter Female
Chinjeol Life Unisex
Chita Cheetah Unisex
Chokollis Spring girl Female
Cho Sang-woo Squid Game character Male
Chul Firm Unisex
Chun Spring Unisex
Chungha South Korean singer Female
Chungsilhan Faithful Unisex
Daegu City in South Korea Unisex
Dae-Hyun Honour Male
Daesung South Korean singer and actor Male
Daeyang Ocean Unisex
Dak-hoe Deep lake Male
Dal Moon Unisex
Dalkomhan Sweet Unisex
Dalnim Goddess of the moon Female
Dana K-pop singer Female
Degseuteo Dexter Male
Deiji Daisy Female
Dia K-pop singer Female
Dong East Male
Dong Ee Sunrise Unisex
Dongjjog East Unisex
Du Head Female
Du-Ho Head and goodness Male
Eiseu Ace Male
Eodum Dark/darkness Male
Eojileoun Dizzy Unisex
Eum-ag Music Unisex
Eru South Korean singer Male
Esna South Korean singer Female
Eui Righteousness Female
Eun Silver Female
Eun Jung Grace and affection Female
Eun-Kyung A graceful gem Female
Fei South Korean singer Female
Gaeko Hip-hop artist Male
Ga-eul Autumn Unisex
Gameunjang-aegi Goddess of luck and fate Female
Gang River Unisex
Ganghan Powerful Unisex
Geom-eun saeg Black Unisex
Gi Brave Female
Gilme South Korean rapper Female
Geueul-eum Soot Unisex
Gom Bear Unisex
Gong Yoo South Korean actor Male
Goo Complete Female
Gook Nation Unisex
Goyang-i Cat Unisex
Guleum Cloud Unisex
Gwiyeoun Cute Unisex
Gyeoul Winter Unisex
Hae Ocean Female
Ha Eun Kindness, mercy Female
Hae-Won Graceful garden Female
Ha Joon Handsome Male
Hak-Kun Intelligence Male
Haemosu God of the sun Male
Haengboghan Happy Unisex
Hamkke Together Unisex
Haneul Sky, heavenly Male
Hangzu South Korean rapper Male
Hanhae South Korean rapper Male
Hani K-pop singer Female
Ha Rin Summer, great, talented Female
Hei-Ran Graceful orchard Female
Hei Ryung Grace and brightness Female
Heug-in Blackie Unisex
Heugdan Ebony Female
Heug-yoseog Obsidian Unisex
Hi Kyung Kim South Korean classical composer Female
Hiseu Heather Female
Hobagsaeg Amber Female
Holang-i Tiger Unisex
Hoon Teaching Male
Hoseok Handsome, ray of sunshine Male
HoYeon Jung South Korean actress and model Female
Hui South Korean singer Male
Huimang Hope Unisex
Hullyunghae Outstanding Unisex
Hye Bright and intelligent man Male
Hyo-Sonn Daughterly and gentle Female
Hyuk Radiant Male
Hyun Bright Unisex
Hyun Jae Wise and respect Female
Hyun Jae-Myung South Korean classical composer Male
Hyun-Ok Wise and beautiful pearl Female
Hyun-Shik Roots of wisdom Male
Hyuna K-pop singer Female
Hwan Bright Male
Hwang Bright and intelligent Unisex
Hwang Jun-ho Squid Game character Male
Il Superiority Male
In Humanity Female
Indo India Unisex
In-Su Preserving, wisdom Male
Isang Yun South Korean classical composer Male
Iseul Dew Female
Ivy K-pop singer Female
Ja Attractive Female
Jacheongbi Goddess of agriculture Female
Jaegyueo Jaguar Unisex
Jaehee Shine, shining moon Male
Jae-Hwa Rich and prosperity Male
Jajeong Midnight Unisex
Jaeseumin sog Jasmine Female
Jang Deok-su Squid Game character Male
Jangmi Rose Female
Jebikkoch Violet Female
Jeju-si City in South Korea Unisex
Jeoggi Bandit Male
Jeom Spot Unisex
Jero South Korean singer Male
Ji Wisdom Unisex
Jihye Wisdom Female
Jimin South Korean singer and dancer Male
Jia K-pop singer Female
Joo K-pop singer, jewel Female
Joo-Chan Praise the Lord Male
Joo-Eun Silver pearl Female
Jowangshin Goddess of the home and hearth Female
Jubang Kitten Unisex
Jun Jin South Korean singer and actor Male
Jung Chaste Female
Junsang Bahk South Korean classical composer Male
Kang-Dae Strong and big Male
Kahi K-pop singer Female
Kalin Ground Unisex
Kang Sae-byeok Squid game character Female
Kanto South Korean rapper and composer Male
Kasper South Korean singer and rapper Female
Keopi Coffee Unisex
Keullobeo Clover Female
Kim Jin-Hi South Korean composer Female
Kiseu Kiss Unisex
Kkoch Flower, blossom Female
Kkul Honey Female
Kong Bean Unisex
Kwan Strong Female
Kyong Brightness Unisex
Kyu Standard Male
Kyung Respect Unisex
Kyung-Soon Honoured and gentle Female
Kyungsun Suh South Korean composer Female
Lee Jung-jae South Korean actor Male
Lexi Lui K-pop singer Female
Lim Jun-Hee South Korean composer Female
Lojeumali Rosemary Female
Lubi Ruby Female
Luri K-pop singer Female
Maeu jag-eun Tiny Unisex
Ma-eum Heart Unisex
Mago Goddess Female
Mee Beauty Female
Mi-Cha Beautiful girl Female
Meoli Coco Unisex
Mijoo K-pop singer Female
Min Clever Unisex
Ming-ki Brightness and energy Male
Mint K-pop singer Female
Minzy K-pop singer Female
Mireuk Korean deity Male
Moka Mocha Unisex
Moon Letters Female
Mun-Hee Literate girl Female
Myeongdo Brightness Unisex
Nabi Butterfly Female
Nam South Unisex
Namja Man Male
Nongjangju Farmer Unisex
Nun Snow Unisex
Og Jade Female
Oh Il-nam Squid Game character Male
Ojingeo Squid Unisex
Onda K-pop singer Female
Osoli Badger Male
Palansaeg Blue Unisex
Paritegi Goddess who serves as a guide to the
underworld
Female
Ppalgansaeg Red Unisex
Psy South Korean singer, rapper, song writer
and producer
Male
Pyeonghwa Peace Unisex
Raina K-pop singer Female
Ravi South Korean rapper Male
Ren South Korean singer, actor and television
personality
Male
Rowoon South Korean singer, actor and model Male
Ryung Brightness Unisex
Saeng-gang Ginger Unisex
Saja Lion Unisex
Salang Love Unisex
Salanghaneun ttal Loving daughter Female
Salm Life Unisex
Sam Third in order Unisex
Samshin-halmang Goddess of childbirth and protector of
mothers
Female
Sang Always Female
Sang Mutual Male
Sang-je Supreme ruler of the heavens Male
Sapaieo Sapphire Unisex
Seokga Trickster god Unisex
Seolgi Snow Male
Seoltang Sugar Unisex
Seong Gi-hun Seong
Squid Game character Male
Seongja Loving daughter Female
Seoul Capital of South Korea Unisex
Seukalles Scarlet Female
Seung Successor Male
Seungli Victory Unisex
Seunobol Snowflake Unisex
Shik Planting Unisex
Shin Belief Unisex
So Smile Unisex
Solar K-pop singer Female
Somin K-pop singer Female
Somteol gat-eun Fluffy Unisex
Somteul Willow Female
Soo Magnificent, excellent, long life Unisex
Sook-Ja Oh South Korean classical composer Female
Soon-Bok Gentle and blessed Female
Sori K-pop singer Female
Sun Goodness Female
Sunsuhan Pure Unisex
Syepeu Chief Unisex
Taebaek Bright mountain Unisex
Teogsido Tuxedo Unisex
Toseong Saturn Unisex
Ttal Daughter Female
Uaham Grace Female
Ulsan City in South Korea Unisex
Un-i joh-eun Cute Unisex
Vivi K-pop singer Female
Wain Wine Unisex
Wangja Prince Male
Whan Enlargement Unisex
Widae Precious Unisex
Won-Shik Head or root Unisex
Wook Rising sun Unisex
Woong Magnificence Unisex
Yaong Meow Unisex
Yangmal Socks Unisex
Yang-gwibi Poppy Female
Yeo River Unisex
Yeoja ileum Ivy Female
Yeomna King of the underworld Male
Yeong-grang Sunset Male
Yeoleum Summer Male
Yeoseong Woman Female
Yeong-ung Hero Male
Yeppeun Pretty Female
Yobi Sun shower Male
Yong Brave and perpetual Male
Yong-gamhan Brave Male
Yoon Allow Female
Yugdugu Nutmeg Male
Young-ja Lee South Korean classical composer Female
Younghi Pagh-Paan South Korean classical composer Female
Yungo South Korean singer, songwriter and actor Male
Young-Soo Keeping prosperity Male
Young-Soon Flowery and mild Female
Zia K-pop singer Female
Zico South Korean rapper, record producer,
singer and songwriter
Male

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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