Cool, Unique And A List Of Names For Your Black Cat

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Got a black cat? Name him or her with the best, coolest name ever! If you have been trying to look for a name that will suit him or her, then you should try to pick one from the list below. They are from multiple cultures and countries. One of these names might be just the one your cat deserves!

  • Charna: It is a Yiddish name that originated from the Slavic word that directly translates as “Black.”
  • Colby: It is actually a common surname in English countries around the world. The name was derived from the words Koli, which translates to “Dark” and “Coal,” and Býr, which translates to “Town.” It is also a traditional nickname in Old Norse.
  • Dunstan: The name was derived from the words Dunn, which means “Dark,” and Stan, which means “Stone.” The name was created by an archbishop and saint in Canterbury. It was popular during the Middle Ages, but faded into obscurity. The name became popular again during the 19th century.
  • Lilith: This name is famous for being associated with the demon present in ancient Assyrian folklore and myth. The name was derived from the Akkadian word Lilitu, which means “Of The Night.” The name is also associated with Adam’s first wife in Jewish tradition, who was banished from Eden.
  • Nyx: In Greek, Nyx means “Night.” It is also the name of the Goddess of the Night in Greek mythology, who was also Khaos’ daughter and Erebos’ wife. Just the name itself sounds cool.
  • Zelophehad: In Hebrew, the name means “Shadow From Terror” and/or “First Born.” In the Bible’s Old Testament, Zelophehad was known as a man who died and left behind five daughters.
  • Orpheus: Orpheus is a popular character in Greek mythology. He was the musician and poet who retrieved Eurydice, his dead wife, from the underworld. His name was derived from the Greek word Orphne (ορφνη), which means “The Darkness Of The Night.”
  • List ElementMelanie: This is another Greek name that has morphed multiple times in different languages. It was derived from Melania, which means “Black” and “Dark.” Melanie is also known as a Roman saint popularly known for her generosity and charity.
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The Large List of Names for Black Cats

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E-N

N-Z

Abracadabra

Eight Ball (8-Ball)

Nutella

Absinthe

Felix

Obsidian

Ace (of spades)

Flagg

Olive

Achromatic (without color)

Fudge

Omen

Adrianna

Gaelic

Onyx

Ali

Gloom

Opal

Almond Joy

Godiva

Orchid

Angus

Gomez

Oreo

Arcane

Gotham

Panther

Ash

Gothic

Papa Midnight

Asher

Grimm

Payday

Asphalt

Gypsy

Pearl

Astral

Hades

Penguin

Batty

Half-Moon

Pepper

Batman

Halloween

Phantom

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Hat

Phlegein (Ancient Greek - scorch)

Beans

Harlem

Pirate

Bear

Hellraiser

Pitch

Beauty

Hendrix

Poe (Edgar Allan)

Beetle

Hershey

Preto (Portuguese for black)

Bittersweet (chocolate)

Hitchcock (Alfred)

Priest

Blackberry

Hole

Raider

Blackbird

Ice (black ice)

Raven

Blackie Chan

India (ink)

Sable

Blackjack

Indigo

Sabrina

Blackout

Inky

Salem

Blacktop

Isis

Scorch

Blaken (Dutch - to burn)

Java

Sepia

Bonfire

Jax

Shadow (most used of all black cat names)

Boogie Man

Jester

Sharpie

Box

Jet

Silhouette

Bram (Stoker)

Jezebel

Sin

Brunette

Jinx

Sinister

Bullseye

Ju Ju

Six Zero (six digit number for black)

Burn

Kali

Soot Sprite

Butler

Kettle (pot calling kettle black)

Sly (cat name for a troublemaker)

Cadbury

Kiki

Smoke

Caps

King (Stephen)

Snickers

Carbon

K.O. (knockout)

Spellbinder

Charcoal

Kuro (Japanese for black)

Spook

Checkers

Lady Heather

Starlight

Chip

Lady of the Night

Steed

Chocolate

Lady Sleeps a Lot

Stoker (Bram)

Cinder

Latex

Storm

Coffee

Layla

Storm Cloud

Coal (cole)

Licorice

Stripes

Cola

Light (black light)

Stygian

Cop (police cars are black and white)

Lilith

Sunday

Creeper

Lovecraft (H.P.)

Sundown

Crescent

Magic

Sunset

Crow

Magpie

Styx

Crumbs

Marbles

Sweart (Old English for black)

Damien

Market

Taboo

Dark Matter

Midnight

Tarmac

Darkness

Misty

Tootsie

Darkside

Morticia

Tux

Dark Star

Mourn (morn)

Twilight

Dead of Night

Mr. Black

Twix

Death

Mr. Sandman

Ty (tie)

Decker

Musta (Finnish for black)

Undertaker

Deja vu

Mystery

Vader

Demetrius

Mystic

Vampirella

Demon

Nebula

Velvet

Dice (die)

Nebulous

Voltaire

Domino

Nero

Voodoo

Dot

Nestle

Wednesday

Dracula

Night

Wicked

Drusy (a form of quartz)

Nightmare

Winona

Dusk or Dusky

Nightshade

Witchcraft

Dusty

Nimbus (dark clouds)

Wraith

Dwarf

Ninja

Yankee

Ebony

Nocturnal

Yin (black in yin yan symbol)

Eclipse

Noir (French for black)

Zebra

Ego

Nox (lights out)

Zorro

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Words That Mean Black in Other Languages

Noir (French)

Nyeusi (Swahili)

Nero (Italian)

Negru (Romanian)

Pango (Maori)

Kuro (Japanese)

Schwarz (German)

Siyah (Turkish)

Svart (Icelandic)

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Words and Names That Refer to Fate, Fortune, or Luck

Antagonist

Fate

Kizmet

Armageddon

Gypsy

Magic

Bad (or Good) Guy

Gezundheit

Wizard

Chance

Humbug

Serendipity

Clover

Jinx

Superstition

Destiny

Karma

Tarot

Black Creatures

Bear

Panther

Soot Sprite

Crow

Raven

Stallion

Jaguar

Skunk

Thestral

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Famous Fictional Black Cats

Coraline

Felix

Salem

Bagheera

Figaro

Snowball

Binx

Pluto

Sylvester

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