Lilac Cat Names Beginning with ‘A’ • Kritter Kommunity


You’re in the right place as have named three cats plus frequently write about the Lilac cat! I’m going to give you over 25 cat names that should get you on your way! I’ve named three of my own felines plus helped several friends and family name theirs too! A few other blogs like Meow-sir: Purrfect Names for Male Persian CatMeow-sir: Purrfect Names for Male Persian Cat, Meow or Never: Over 25 Edgy Names for Cats 🐱 and Exploring Oriental Names for Male Siamese Cats – have a look when you’re done here!


By the end of the article, you’re going to have your name or at least idea names for a lilac cat.

As we pounce into this naming adventure, I’m tapping into my feline wisdom, taking cues from my Tuxedo cat, Finnegan. Pour yourself a cup of ‘charm-infused’ catnip tea and join me in unveiling names that shimmer with grace, charm, and a touch of ‘fur-tastic’ allure.

When it comes to choosing a name for your Lilac feline, you’ll want to consider a few things. 

Obvious first: you’ll want to think about their personality.  Does your cat lean towards playful antics and mischief, or do they tend to adopt a more relaxed, laid-back vibe?

Next, factor in their physical traits—like fur color, eye hues—and seek inspiration from treasured cat movies, cat books, or TV shows with felines.

From the timeless to the downright wacky, we’ve got options for all types of cats and their quirky humans. So, grab your pen 🖊️ , your lucky socks 🧦 , maybe even your crystal ball 🔮 (why not?), and let’s embark on the quest to discover that one purr-fect name for your majestic ball of fur! 🐱

Name Description
Amethyst The purple amethyst offers emotional strength, instilling confidence and calmness. It shields from stress and anxiety, aiding in work and meditation, known for its healing essence. Perfect for a regal, elegant cat with a serene and mystical demeanor.
Aiko Japanese name meaning “beloved child,” fitting for an affectionate cat.
Aladdin Inspired by the adventurous character, ideal for a playful and curious cat.
Akira A strong and bold name, suitable for a confident and independent feline.
Azura Reflective of a cat with a calm and soothing presence, like the sky or sea.
Apollo Named after the Greek god, great for a majestic and noble cat.
Anastasia A name for a sophisticated and graceful cat, inspired by royalty.
Arya Inspired by a strong and fearless character, fitting for a bold cat.
Alba Meaning “dawn” or “white,” ideal for a gentle and serene Lilac cat.
Alfie A playful and mischievous name, great for an energetic and curious cat.
Ariel Inspired by the adventurous Disney mermaid, fitting for an inquisitive cat.
Azalea Reflective of a cat with a sweet and delicate nature, like the flower.
August Suitable for a dignified and wise cat, embodying grace and elegance.
Akela Inspired by the wise and noble wolf from “The Jungle Book.”
Aurora Named after the princess from Disney’s “Sleeping Beauty,” regal and graceful.
Astra Reflective of a celestial and otherworldly aura, perfect for a dreamy cat.
Axel A strong and adventurous name, great for an outgoing and lively cat.
Albatross A unique and free-spirited name, fitting for an independent cat.
Amara Meaning “eternal” or “unfading,” ideal for a calm and timeless cat.
Ash A name for a mysterious and enigmatic cat, embodying elegance and mystery.
Alistair Suited for a dignified and refined cat, exuding sophistication.
Almond Reflective of a sweet and gentle cat, like the nut it’s named after.
Adonis A name for a strikingly handsome and charming cat.
Astoria Inspired by elegance and sophistication, perfect for a graceful cat.
Aria A melodious and gentle name, fitting for a calm and harmonious cat.
Arwen Inspired by the noble and serene character from “The Lord of the Rings.”
Albus A name for a wise and intelligent cat, embodying knowledge and grace.
Adeline Reflective of a cat with a sweet and affectionate nature.
Archer Ideal for a cat with a strong and determined personality.
Azuki A cute and playful name, inspired by the sweet red bean in Japanese cuisine.

These names span various cultures and inspirations, offering a diverse range of options for your Lilac cat!

If you still have not found a Lilac cat name that sits purrfectly with you and your feline, here are some ideas in NOT the English language:

Language Lilac Cat Translation
Spanish Gato lila
French Chat lilas
Italian Gatto lilla
German Fliederkatze
Portuguese Gato lilás
Dutch Lila kat
Russian Лиловый кот (Lilovyy kot)
Greek Μώβ γάτα (Móv gáta)
Turkish Leylak kedi
Arabic قطة ليلكية (Qitta laylakiyya)
Japanese ライラックの猫 (Rairakku no neko)
Chinese (Mandarin) 紫丁香猫 (Zǐ dīngxiāng māo)
Korean 라일락 고양이 (Raillak goyang-i)
Hindi लैलक बिल्ली (Lailak billi)
Swedish Syrenkatt

These translations represent “lilac cat” in various languages.

Picking a name for your lilac cat (and ANY cat) from the ‘A’ list offers a diverse range of inspirations. Each name, from Amethyst’s regal air to Alfie’s playful vibe, captures unique traits. It’s a fun start to defining your feline’s individuality and character.

Lisa Illman is the Founder of Kritter Kommunity, LLC. She has a tuxedo adult cat and has had him since he was a baby kitten. Before her cat Finnegan, Lisa had had two FIV-positive cats for over a decade. They inspired Lisa to invent a cat enclosure and a portable catio so they could safely sit outside and enjoy fresh air and sunshine. Lisa had a Poodle and a parakeet growing up. She currently loves to pet-sit for her neighbors’ dogs and cats.

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