133 Adorable Old Lady Cat Names

Old lady cat names are growing in popularity so we’ve decided to put together a list of the top old lady cat names for your kitty. Whether your cat actually is an old lady or if she’s just a kitten that you want to give a fun name to let our list guide you with some good ideas! If you’re adopting a kitten don’t forget to check out our New Kitten Checklist

We’re going to start our list off with some classic “Old Lady” names that would be great for any cat or kitten!

  1. Agnes
  2. Augusta
  3. Bessie
  4. Beatrice
  5. Caroline
  6. Chloe
  7. Clementine
  8. Cynthia
  9. Dinah
  10. Dora
  11. Dorothy
  12. Edith
  13. Elsie
  14. Florence
  15. Geraldine
  16. Greta
  17. Gretchen
  18. Griselda
  19. Hattie
  20. Harriet
  21. Irene
  22. Ivy
  23. Iris
  24. Josephine
  25. Julia
  26. Lena
  27. Lillian
  28. Lorene
  29. Mabel
  30. Maggie
  31. Madeline
  32. Margot
  33. Martha
  34. Mary
  35. Matilda
  36. Maude
  37. Millicent
  38. Millie
  39. Meredith
  40. Myrtle
  41. Millicent
  42. Nancy
  43. Nellie
  44. Nora
  45. Olive
  46. Pearl
  47. Penelope
  48. Rose
  49. Shirley
  50. Stella
  51. Trudy
  52. Vera
  53. Victoria
  54. Violet
  55. Wilhelmina
  56. Willa
  57. Zelena
  58. Zenobia
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Old Lady Cat Names: Famous Actresses

Next up for our Old Lady Cat Names are the names of famous “vintage” actresses!

  1. Audrey Hepburn
  2. Katherine Hepburn
  3. Betta Davis
  4. Greta Garbo
  5. Marilyn Monroe
  6. Elizabeth Taylor
  7. Ingrid Bergman
  8. Joan Crawford
  9. Judy Garland
  10. Marlene Dietrich
  11. Grace Kelly
  12. Mae West
  13. Shirley Temple
  14. Rita Hayworth
  15. Lauren Bacall
  16. Lucille Ball
  17. Sophia Loren
  18. Jean Harlow
  19. Ava Gardner
  20. Lana Turner
  21. Gloria Swanson
  22. Clara Bow
  23. Lena Horne
  24. Susan Hayward
  25. Debbie Reynolds
  26. Natalie Wood
  27. Doris Day
  28. Gracie Allen
  29. Joan Bennett
  30. Beulah Bondi
  31. Shirley Booth
  32. Ann Blyth
  33. Virginia Bruce
  34. Billie Burke
  35. Kitty Carlisle
  36. Margaret Dumont
  37. Geraldine Fitzgerald
  38. Rhonda Fleming
  39. Joan Fontaine
  40. Angela Lansbury
  41. Piper Laurie
  42. Gail Patrick
  43. Pearl White
  44. Shelley Winters
  45. Claire Windsor
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Old Lady Cat Names: TV & Movie Characters

Fictional characters from TV and movies often make for some wonderful old lady cat names, even if the characters themselves aren’t actually vintage! We picked our favorites that we figured fit the ‘Old Lady Cat Names’ title well from this list

  1. Peggy Olson -Mad Men
  2. Monica Gellar -Friends
  3. Dorothy Gale -Wizard of Oz
  4. Annalise Keating -How To Get Away With Murder
  5. Olivia Benson -Law & Order
  6. Sansa Stark -Game of Thrones
  7. Amy Dunne -Gone Girl
  8. Elaine Benes -Seinfeld
  9. Holly Golightly -Breakfast at Tiffany’s
  10. Kate Beckett -Castle
  11. Scarlett O’Hara -Gone With the Wind
  12. Cersei Lannister -Game of Thrones
  13. Carrie Bradshaw -Sex and the City
  14. Mulan -Mulan
  15. Xena -Xena Warrior Princess
  16. Veronica Mars -Veronica Mars
  17. Verruca Salt -Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory
  18. Annie Hall -Annie Hall
  19. Selina Meyer -Veep
  20. Clarice Starling -Silence of the Lambs
  21. Regina George -Mean Girls
  22. Lucy Ricardo -I Love Lucy
  23. Lorelai Gilmore -Gilmore Girls
  24. Olivia Pope -Scandal
  25. Felicity Smoak -Arrow
  26. Katniss Everdeen -Hunger Games
  27. Ripley -Alien movie series
  28. Phoebe Buffay -Friends
  29. Marry Poppins -Mary Poppins
  30. Elle Woods -Legally Blonde
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How To Chose A Name For Your Cat

There’s 133 names in this list and it can honestly be overwhelming. You probably figured going with an old lady cat name would be easy, but it’s not! Here are some tips to pick the perfect name for your cat

Looks

Obviously your cat or kitten’s looks is the first thing to consider when picking the right name for them. A slender, dark cat who is very elegant might make a great “Zenobia” whereas a light-colored ditzy cat might be better suited as an “Elle Woods!”

Personality

If you’re unsure of what to name your new cat or kitten then hang out with them for a few days to get to know their personality a bit better. An old girl who lounges around might make a great “Doris” whereas a feisty and strong kitty might make a great “Xena!”

Longevity

Above all, try and pick a name that you feel your cat will grow into. Your fluffy kitten might look great with a matching name now, but how will your kitten look when they get older? Will that same name fit them just as well?