170 Valentine’s Day Cat Names (With Meanings)

Are you looking for a Valentine’s day themed name for a cat? We have handpicked over 170 perfect valentine themed names for male and female cats along with their origin and meaning.





Adelpha Beloved sister Greek Female
Adonis Lover of Aphrodite, Greek goddess of love Greek Male
Agapi Love, affection Greek Female
Agapito Loving Greek Male
Agapius Love Latin Male
Ahava Love Hebrew Female
Aida From the opera ‘Aida’ Italian Female
Aiko Little loved one Japanese Male
Aimé Beloved Latin Female
Alma Nourishing, soul Latin Female
Amabilis Lovable Latin Unisex
Amadea God’s love Latin Female
Amado God’s love Latin Male
Amarus Unfading love Greek Male
Amator Lover Latin Male
Amatus Beloved Latin Male
Amia Love Sanskrit Female
Amais Loved Latin Male
Amara Grace, immortal Latin Female
Amora Love Spanish Female
Amoris Love Latin Female
Amour Love French Female
Amy, Aimee Beloved French Female
Amyas Loved Latin Male
Ananda Worthy of love Latin Female
Anbu Love Indian Male
Antoinette Priceless one Latin Female
Anwil Beloved Welsh Male
Aphrodite Greek goddess of love Greek Female
Armas Beloved Finnish Male
Aroha Love Māori Female
Atif Kind one Arabic Male
Atuf Love Arabic Male

Desired Spanish Female
Aziz Beloved Arabic Female
Aziza Beloved Arabic Female
Beau Beautiful French Male
Belle Beautiful French Female
Caera Beloved, friend Latin Female
Calandra Lovely one Greek Female
Cara Beloved Welsh Female
Cari Beloved Welsh Female
Caradoc Beloved Welsh Male
Caralie Beloved, friend Latin, Irish Female
Carthach Loving Irish Male
Carwyn To love Welsh Female
Cedra Kindly and loved English Female
Ceri Love Welsh Male
Chantana Affection Thai Female
Chaviv Loved one Hebrew Male
Cher Beloved French Female
Cherish Honour, love English, French Female
Chikondi Love Africa Female
Cleopatra One of history’s most famous love stories Egyptian Female
Cordelia Heart Latin, Celtic Female
Corwin Heart’s friend English Female
Crea Heart Irish Female
Cupid Roman god of love Italian Male
Daivi Loved one Irish Male
Dariel Dearly loved French Male
Darla Loved one English Female
Darlene Little dear one English Female
David Beloved Hebrew Male
Davina Beloved Hebrew Female
Davis Beloved Welsh Male
Delara She who delights the heart Persian Female
Delila Lovelorn Hebrew Female
Désirée Desired French Female
Dewey Beloved Welsh Male
Didier Ardent desire French Male
Dilan Like a lion, loyal Irish Male
Dragoste Love, romance Romanian Male
Drury Love French Male
Dwyn God of love Welsh Male
Elska Love Norse Female
Emma Main character from Jane Austen’s book ‘Emma’ Female
Erasmus Beloved Greek Male
Erazem Beloved Slovak Male
Eros Greek god of love Greek Male
Esmé Beloved French Female
Fẹ́mi Love me Nigerian Unisex
Freya Norse goddess of marriage (see Frigg) Norse Female
Frigg Norse goddess of marriage Norse Female
Funanya Love Nigerian Female
Gharam Love Nigerian Female
Giselle From the romantic ballet ‘Giselle’ French Female
Grainne Love Irish Female
Habib Loved one Arabic Female
Habiba Loved one Arabic Female
Habika Sweetheart Nigerian Female
Hafia Lovable Nigerian Female
Haida Heart Nigerian Female
Haiya Heart Nigerian Female
Haviva Well-loved Hebrew Female
Hathai Heart Nigerian Female
Hathor Greek goddess of the sky, women, fertility and love Greek Female
Hestia Heart Greek Female
Hilarion From the romantic ballet ‘Giselle’ French Male
Idony To love again Norse Female
Ishtar Goddess of war and love Mesopotamian Female
Ismay Beloved French Female
Jacayl Love Mexican Female
Janan Heart, soul Arabic Female
Jeba Love Nigerian Female
Jebediah Beloved one Hebrew Male
Juliet Tragedy of two lovers written by William Shakespeare Female
Kalah Beloved Nigerian Female
Kalila Beloved Arabic Female
Kama Loved one Sanskrit Male
Kanda Darling Thai Female
Karita Beloved Icelandic Female
Kealoha Loved one Hawaiian Male
Kerensa Love English Female
Kordian Of the heart Polish Male
Kusa Heart Thai Male
Layba Love Nigerian Female
Lemminkäinen Love Finnish Male
Lempi Love Finnish Female
Lennon Lover Irish Female
Lev Lion, heart Hebrew, Russian Male
Liba Beloved Hebrew Female
Lovella Love, affection Old English Female
Mabel Lovable English Female
Maite Beloved Basque Female
Manju Pleasant, sweet Sanskrit Male
Marietta Beloved French Female
Mehri Lovable Nigerian Female
Mena Love Nigerian Female
Merna Beloved Irish Female
Mielikki Desire Finnish Female
Mila Gracious, dear Spanish Female
Milada My love Czech Female
Miloš Compassionate, dear Slavic Male
Mirren Beloved Scottish Female
Morna Beloved Irish Female
Myfanwy (Myf) My lovely little one Welsh Female
Mylène Beloved moon Spanish Female
Nayeli I love you Zapotec Female
Nazanin Sweetheart Persian Female
Negar Beloved Persian Female
Nemy Sweet African Female
Obi Heart African Male
Odette From the romantic ballet ‘Swan Lake’ Germany Female
Paris The city of love France Female
Penha Beloved Swahili Male
Philomina Greatly loved Greek Female
Philou Loving Dutch Female
Preesa Beloved Nigerian Female
Preet Love Nigerian Male
Preety Love Nigerian Female
Priya Beloved Sanscrit Female
Qais Lover Nigerian Male
Rasmus Beloved Dutch, Finnish Male
Rhys Passionate Welsh Male
Romeo Tragedy of two lovers written by William Shakespeare Italian Male
Rose The flower of love Female
Rudo A feeling of love African Male
Ruthai Heart Thai Female
Sajan Loved one Indian Male
Saliya Heart Nigerian Female
Shirin Sweet Persian Female
Siegfried From the romantic ballet ‘Swan Lake’ German Male
Siran Sweet love Armenian Female
Suki Beloved Japanese Unisex
Taavi Beloved Finnish Male
Thando Love African Unisex
Valentine Strength, health Latin Male
Valentino Strength, health Italian Male
Vashti Beautiful Persian Female
Venus Greek goddess of love Greek Female
Yaar Lover Nigerian Male
Yaretzi You will always be loved Aztec Female
Yuna Desire Nigerian Female

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