180+ Male French Cat Names With Meanings

Last Updated on December 28, 2021 by Julia Wilson

Are you looking for a uniquely male French name for a new feline addition? We have collated a list of classic French names, food, places, and notable French people to help you find the perfect name for your cat.

Name

Meaning

AchilleThin lipped
Adélard Noble and brave
AiméBeloved
AlainLittle rock
AlbanWhite
AlcideStrength
AlexandreDefending men
AlphonseNoble and ready
AmableLovable
AndréStrong and manly
AnseCove
ApollinaireFather lion
AramisFrench literary name
ArmandSoldier
ArmelPrince
AubinBlonde
BallouFrom Bellou
BaptisteBaptist
BasileRegal
BastienPerson from the ancient city of Sebastien
BeauHandsome
Benoît Blessed
BertrandMagnificent crow
BevisSon of Evan
BlaiseTo lisp, stammer
BleuBlue
Bonaparte, NapoleonFrench military leader
BonifaceGood fate
BouvierHerdsman
BrettonFrom Brittany
ChandlerCandle maker
ChaneyOak tee
CharlotFrench nickname for Charles
ChatCat
ChaseTo hunt
ClaiborneBoundary with clover
ClaudeLame
CômeDecency, order
ConstantinConstant, steadfast
CorbeauRaven
CorneilleHorn
CroixCross
CyrilleLordly
DarcyDark one
DarrellDear one
DaxFrench place name
DelmoreOf the sea
DelroyServant of the king
DieudonnéGiven by God
DiggoryLost one
DimancheSunday
DruryDear one
DumasOf the little farm
DuvalOf the valley
ÉlieMy god is Yahweh
ElouanGood light
ÉmileRival
ÉtienneGarland, crown (French form of Stephen)
FabienBean
FabriceCraftsman
FabronYoung blacksmith
FaronHandsome servant
FaustinLucky
FayetteFaith
FerminStrong
FlorentFlourishing
FlorianFlower
FlorinFlower, flourishing
FortStrong
FrancisFrenchman
FrançoisFrench variation of Francis
GableTriangular feature in architecture
GageOath
GarsonTo protect
GaspardBringer of treasure
GaylordBrisk, high spirited
GérardBrave spear
GermaineFrom Germany
Gervaise Skilled with a spear
GustaveGlorious guests
GwenhaelGenerous and blessed
HenriHome ruler
HerculeGlory
HervéBattle worthy
HubertBright heart
IsidoreGift from Aset
JacquesSupplanter
JanvierJanuary
JeanGod is gracious
Jean-LucGod is gracious and from Lucania
Jean-Paul God is gracious and small and humble
JoachimRaised by God
JoffreyDistrict of peace
JulesDowny bearded
LafayetteFaith
LanierWool worker
LaurentFrench form of Lawrence
LazareGod is my helper
LeandreLion-man
LebronBrown haired one
LéonLion
LeroyThe king
Loïc Famous battle
LoupWolf
LucienLight
LuisRenowned warrior
LyleSomeone who lives on an island
MaisonHouse
MarcelLittle warrior
MarcellusYoung warrior
MauriceDark skinned
MerleBlackbird
MontaguePointy hill
NazaireFrom Nazareth
NevilleNew town
NicéphoreCarrying victory
NoelChristmas
NorrisNortherner
NouvelNew
OctaveEighth
OdilonWealth, fortune
OlivierOlive tree
OrvilleGold town
PaladinOf the palace
PascalFrom the passover
PatriceNobleman
PhilbertDear, beloved
PhilippeFriend of horses
PierreFrench variation of Peter
PercivalOne who pierces the valley
PercyOne who lives in the valley
PlacideQuiet, calm
QuaneClever
QuayWharf
QuentinFive
RainerArmy advisor
RangerForest guardian
RaoulWolf-counsel
RégisRoyal
RémyOarsman
RenardFox
ReneReborn
RomainRoman
RonanLittle seal
RussellRed haired
SachaDefending warrior
SeraphThe burning one
SéraphinFiery one
SorrelReddish brown
SylvainWood, forest
TélesphoreBearing fruit
TerreEarth
ThierryRuler of the people
ThoreauStrength of a bull
TiméoTo honour
ToussaintAll saints
TravisTollgate keeper
VachelOne who raises cows
VardonGreen knoll
VermontGreen mountain
VespasianWest or wasp
VidalVital, life
VraiTrue
YanisGift of God
YannGod is gracious
YvesYew wood
ZachalieFrench variation of Zachary