Do you have a gray cat or kitten and are on the look for a name for it? Look no further! We have a list of some of the cutest and most fun gray kitten names to make your life much easier!
A classic moniker that works well for a male kitten.
- Earl (or Lady!) Grey
Tea lovers will enjoy this one. A regal name for a regal gray kitty of any shade!
Sterling, as in silver. A wonderful option, especially for a light grey or silvery cat!
Wonderful for a female kitten with lighter-coloured grey fur, Pearl is a lovely classic name.
When describing cats, “lilac” means a very pale coat. It is a pretty name for what is certain to be a very pretty kitty indeed.
- Storm (or Stormy)
A wonderful name for an energetic cat of any gender!
Grey skies won’t seem so bad if you name your cat after them!
- King Grayskull
For the cat-owning He-Man fans out there. A fun nerdy reference for your gray kitten.
Both a cute name for a female cat and a cute pun. Gray-cie, get it?
For cinders, which are– you guessed it– gray! An adorable name for your little princess.
This can be short for either Ashton (for a male kitten) or Ashley (for a female), but either way, it evokes gray ashes. Great for a dark gray cat.
Lovely for a lighter gray cat, bringing to mind beautiful gray mist on a mountain.
A fun festive name, evoking the holidays and glitter all at once! Great for a female cat.
For a silver mirrored disco ball.
Cats love fish, and anchovies are naturally a shimmery silver! An unusual choice, but still adorable.
Wonderful for a gray cat with white spots, reminiscent of a multi-coloured opal stone!
- Silver Bell
For your Christmas kitty– or anyone who loves the holidays!
Like anchovies, mackerel are a beautiful shimmery silver colour– much like your gray cat!
Another one that would be good for a gray cat with white markings, or even a tabby!
- Mack (the Knife)
A tough name for a tough male kitten.
Another name that evokes toughness as well as shining silver blades.
For a very regal gray kitten indeed!
For the Greek goddess of the beautiful silver moon. Also goddess of the hunt, and we all know what fearsome hunters cats are!
Artemis’ Roman counterpart. Also appropriate if your kitten is a little diva (as in Diana Ross!).
A classic name for a gray cat.
While many might associate this name with black cats, it is also a wonderful and unusual name choice for a dark gray kitten.
For smokey gray topaz, a wonderful name for a female kitten.
The grayish colour of the sky at dusk makes this name perfect for your gray kitten!
“Blue”, as in Russian Blue, refers to a cat’s colouring. It is a sweet name for a gray cat.
A nice alternative to Lilac that would suit either gender.
A cute name for your little mouser!
A sweet name for a gray cat, and even sweeter if that gray has a little bit of another colour mixed in!
Evoking silver-gray foggy mornings.
A cute name for a gray cat whose fur shines like coins!
Does your cat’s sleek fur remind you of a gray pebble on the beach? This might be the name for you!
Another classic name that works for either gender.
Afrikaans for “Gray”.
The colour of a slate stone is gray.
Much like “blue”, this is a name that only a gray cat could pull off!
Just like the liquid metal or the Roman trickster/messenger god, your choice!
- Pinot Gris
A cute name for a wine lover’s cat!
A name that evokes the word “gray” without referencing it directly.
For space lovers who also love their gray cats!
Another one for the tough-guy kittens out there.
For a lovely charcoal gray kitten.
- Chrome (or Chroma)
Great (or should I say Gray-t?) for a shiny silver-gray kitten!
Another pretty name that reminds us of evening, gray-ish colors.
- Gandalf (The Gray)
This one is pretty self-explanatory if you are a Lord of The Rings fan! It is also another fun nerdy pop-culture reference.
A food pun AND a colour pun, all in one place!
Evoking travel, and especially that foggy, rainy, gray London weather.
A nice name for a tough gray cat with shining fur.
For big gray thundercloud kitties.
- Tom (and Jerry)
One of the most famous gray cats of all times! Jerry not included.
A funny name for a sweet gray cat.
Named after the great gray wolf, Wolfie is a fabulous name for your little boy kitten.
- The Brain
As in gray matter, another fun punny name.
After Payne’s gray, a particular deep gray paint colour.
A nice name for a deep gray colored cat.
A charming feminine name for a lighter gray cat.
The colour gray is often associated with wisdom and mysticism, making this a great name choice!
A particular pale shade of gray, this is another cute fishy name for your cat.
Another sweet name for a pale-gray cat!
- Scratchy (from Itchy and Scratchy)
Another famous gray cat, this name is sure to appeal to any Simpsons fans out there!
Name your cat after another renowned gray hunter, the shark!
An adorable name for your dark-gray cat!
Describing kitty’s beautiful eyes or shiny gray fur.
As in “silver spoon.”
An unusual but on-the-nose name for a bright gray cat.
- Argent or Argenta
Argent is an archaic word used in poetry or heraldry to refer to silver. Argenta would be a cute, feminine take on it.
This name references the cartoon “The Aristocats”.
For another famous gray prankster.
Spanish for gray.
As in Big or Little Edie of “Gray Gardens”.
- Gray Poupon
A slightly silly name. Just like the mustard!
Another name for the beautiful silvery moon.
A name for a particular shade of deep gray.
Spanish for “cloud”.
A sweet name for a gray-and-white cat.
Another name that would be especially nice for a multicoloured gray cat.
Another fun fishy name for your silver kitty!
Grey in Tagalog/Filipino.
As in Dorian Gray.
As in Oscar Wilde, author of “The Portrait of Dorian Grey”.
After the famous gray donkey from Winnie The Pooh.
A nice one for a pale gray cat.
A nice name for a male cat, after the often colored-gray stone.
A slightly spooky name for a gray cat of any gender.
As in “Ziggy Stardust”.
Though we’re sure your kitty has plenty of heart, this is still an adorable name for a gray cat!
A fun, slightly witchy name that derives from a word meaning “gray”.
This cute name is actually Azerbaijani for “gray”!
Spanish for “wool”, this name is perfect for a soft gray kitty.
Combining shiny gray nickels with classic cartoons, this is another name that’ll be a hit with pop culture lovers.
A sweet name, referring to the Australian gray animal.
A punny name for a male cat.
Latin for “gray”.
For the gray tabby cat in the hit musical “Cats”.
A name that is perfect for a hyperactive gray kitten!
- Grey Gatsby (or The Grey Cats-by)
A silly literary pun that is perfect for your gray gentleman cat.
- Sir Cinders
Like “Cinderella” but with a masculine twist. Here’s an option!
Name your kitty after the princess who turned everything to ice!
These last three have already been tried and tested by celebrities!
If your cat is a gray tabby, it’s hard to go wrong with the simple moniker “Tabby”. Hey, it was good enough for Abraham Lincoln!
Singer Ed Sheeran named his cat Graham.
We’re not sure why Ricky Gervais named his cat Ollie, but it is a cute name for a gray cat.
So there you have it! A nice compilation of names for your new gray furry friend. Hopefully this helps to make the process of naming your sweet new cat easier!