Looking for a loveable name for your new cat? Let us help you get started in your search. We’ve put together 140 of our favorite cat names that start with “l” to help you in your quest. Here you’ll find the highest ranking names that start with “l” along with sweet names, elegant names, and even names inspired by pop culture.
Whether your cat is looking for a lionhearted name to suit their larger than life nature, or just loves to make you laugh, you’re sure to find inspiration here.
Top 20 Male Cat Names Starting with “L”
To start, here are the top 20 male cat names starting with “l” pulled right off of Rover’s national name database. Classics like Leo mix with names you’ll recognize from movies, shows, games, and comics. It’s easy to see why these names are some of the most popular!
Pop Culture Names that Start with “L” for Male Cats
Believe it or not, the perfect cat name might just be from your favorite show, celebrity, game, or book! These names are inspired by pop culture of all kinds. From legends like Lennon to characters like Lio, these names are likely to catch a lot of attention wherever your cat goes.
- Le Pew
Elegant Names that Start with “L” for Male Cats
Looking for a name as dignified and regal as your cat? We’ve got your back. Check out these elegant names that start with “l” for your new little prince.
Sweet Names that Start with “L” for Male Cats
If you are looking for something classic and cute, these sweet names might do the trick. Some of these, like Latte, are literally sweet, while names like Lui are just plain cute.
Top 20 Female Cat Names Starting with “L”
Next up, here are some lovely names for females. These 20 names are pulled straight from the top of Rover’s national name database and sum up the most popular female cat names starting with “l.”
Pop Culture Names that Start with “L” for Female Cats
Pop culture has provided us with some iconic female characters that might just inspire the next name for your new cat. You’ll probably recognize these names from favorite books, celebrities, games, and movies.
- Lady Bird
- Lucy Lu
Elegant Names that Start with “L” for Female Cats
Cats are every bit as revered today as they were by the ancient Egyptians. If you’re looking for something sophisticated that celebrates your cat’s majestic nature, these names are a great place to start.
Sweet Names that Start with “L” for Female Cats
Is your new cat an adorable lovebug? Sometimes something sweet is the best way to go. Here are a few names that would be perfect for cats who love attention and spread joy everywhere they go.
Whether you fall in love with Latte or Laurence, we hope you find the perfect name for your little love on this list! They are sure to wear their new name with pride.
New Cat Resources
Adding a cat to your family brings excitement and memories that you’ll treasure for a lifetime. It can also come with questions and challenges, but at Rover, you’ll find plenty of resources to make this transition as smooth as possible. Check out the articles below to get your answers and get back to the fun.
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