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320 Asian Cat Names – Japanese and Korean Cat Names

Here is a collection of most popular Japanese and Korean cat names, along with their meanings.


Japanese Cat Names


Japanese Male Cat Names

  • Ren – lotus / love
  • Hideo – excellent man
  • Madoka – circle, round
  • Rokuro – sixth son
  • Noboru – ascend, rise
  • Masashi – righteous aspiration
  • Toshi – wise
  • Dai – great, large
  • Kiyoshi – purity
  • Isamu – brave, courageous
  • Yuichi – heroic first son
  • Tamotsu – protector, keeper
  • Kenta – large strong, healthy
  • Yuki – happiness / snow
  • Daiki – great glory / great nobility
  • Kenshin – modest truthful
  • Hiro – generous
  • Norio – lawful man
  • Ayumu – walk dream, vision
  • Masumi – true clarity
  • Yoshi – lucky / righteous
  • Hiraku – open, expand
  • Katsu – victory
  • Yoshio – joyful life
  • Yukio – blessed hero
  • Daisuke – great help
  • Eiji – eternity order
  • Ryo – refreshing, cool
  • Michi – pathway
  • Kaede – maple
  • Susumo – to advance, proceed
  • Takahiro – of great value, nobility
  • Tadao – loyal, faithful man
  • Hiroshi – generous
  • Haruto – sun flying
  • Kunio – country man
  • Yasu – peace
  • Masato – righteous person
  • Yoshito – ceremonial, correct person
  • Tadashi – loyal, faithful
  • Kichiro – lucky son
  • Itsuki – timber trees
  • Hideki – excellent timber trees
  • Akira – bright / clear
  • Masa – just / true
  • Taichi – large first son
  • Haru – spring
  • Masayoshi – righteous, honorable
  • Kaito – ocean flying
  • Naoki – honest timber tree
  • Jiro – second son
  • Hinata – sunflower / facing towards the sun
  • Takashi – prosperous, noble

  • Yamato – great harmony
  • Hitoshi – motivated person
  • Ryoichi – good first son
  • Yuji – heroic second son
  • Masaru – victory
  • Makoto – sincere
  • Nori – to rule
  • Masaki – great timber tree
  • Takumi – artisan
  • Hayate – smooth
  • Sho – to fly
  • Shinji – true second son
  • Rikuto – person of land
  • Yoshiro – righteous son
  • Toshio – genious leader, hero
  • Shiro – fourth son
  • Hibiki – sound, echo
  • Aki – bright / autumn
  • Kaoru – fragrance
  • Shinobu – endurance
  • Haruki – shining sun
  • Kenji – strong, healthy second son
  • Hotaka – tall grain
  • Junichi – obedient first son
  • Arata – new, fresh
  • Shouta – big flying
  • Mitsuru – satisfy, full
  • Toshiaki – advantageous light
  • Hiroaki – wide, spacious light
  • Fumio – literature, scholarly hero
  • Kenichi – strong, healthy first son
  • Youta – great sunlight
  • Sora – sky
  • Michio – man on a journey
  • Akihiro – great brightness
  • Takayuki – noble journey
  • Satoshi – wise, fast learner
  • Ichiro – first son
  • Takeo – warrior hero
  • Akio – bright man
  • Nao – honest
  • Taiki – great radiance, shine
  • Kyo – cooperation
  • Masaaki – pleasing brightness
  • Osamu – disciplined, studious
  • Katashi – firm
  • Masayuki – righteous blessing
  • Hikaru – light, radiance
  • Taro – large son
  • Hiroyuki – great journey
  • Riku – land
  • Mitsuo – shining hero
  • Atsushi – industrious director
  • Kouta – great peace
  • Yasushi – peaceful
  • Tsuyoshi – strong
  • Hiroki – vast timber trees
  • Ryota – great refreshment

Japanese Female Cat Names

  • Chika – scatter flowers
  • Michi – pathway
  • Kazumi – harmonious beauty
  • Yuina – bind together
  • Minako – beautiful child
  • Midori – green
  • Naoko – honest child
  • Takara – treasure
  • Yukiko – child of snow / child of happiness
  • Maiko – child of dance
  • Shizuka – quiet summer
  • Hiromi – generous beauty
  • Kimiko – empress child
  • Nobuko – faithful, trustworthy child
  • Asami – morning beauty
  • Umeko – plum child
  • Miwa – beautiful hamony, peace
  • Teruko – shining child
  • Honoka – harmony flower
  • Riko – child of truth
  • Misaki – beautiful blossom
  • Mai – dance
  • Mio – beautiful cherry blossom
  • Kazuko – child of harmony
  • Yasu – peace iness / snow
  • Yua – binding love
  • Ren – lotus / love
  • Mami – true beauty
  • Nao – honest
  • Sumiko – child of clarity
  • Airi – love jasmine
  • Katsumi – victorious beauty
  • Takako – noble child
  • Rika – true fragrance
  • Michiko – beautiful wise child
  • Natsumi – beautiful summer
  • Sachiko – joyful, happy child
  • Yumi – reason beautiful
  • Asuka – tomorrow perfume, fragrance
  • Mitsuru – satisfy, full
  • Shizuko – quiet child
  • Minori – truth
  • Ayano – my color
  • Yuriko – lily child
  • Chiyoko – child of a thousand generations
  • Mao – dance cherry blossom

  • Madoka – circle, round
  • Eri – blessed prize
  • Shinju – pearl
  • Hana – flower
  • Mayumi – true gentle beauty
  • Yoko – child of sunlight
  • Yoshi – lucky / righteous
  • Hotaru – firefly
  • Momoka – peach tree flower
  • Yuki – happy
  • Shiori – poem
  • Chieko – child of intelligence, wisdom
  • Mana – love
  • Kyo – cooperation
  • Yasuko – child of peace
  • Kamiko – superior child
  • Satoko – wise child
  • Fumiko – child of abundant beauty
  • Mika – beautiful fragrance
  • Maki – true hope
  • Shigeko – growing child
  • Hina – sun vegetables
  • Mieko – beautiful blessing child
  • Emi – beautiful blessing
  • Sakura – cherry blossom
  • Hiro – generous
  • Miyuki – beautiful blessing
  • Rin – dignified
  • Etsuko – child of joy
  • Hiroko – generous child
  • Haruko – spring child
  • Akira – bright / clear
  • Makoto – sincere
  • Masa – just / true
  • Hisako – child of long life
  • Hoshiko – star child
  • Mariko – true village child
  • Emiko – beautiful blessing child
  • Mitsuko – child of light
  • Mi – beautiful
  • Tomiko – child of wealth, fortune
  • Yuko – gentle child
  • Suzume – sparrow
  • Saki – blossom of hope
  • Yoshiko – child of goodness
  • Haru – spring
  • Hanako – flower child

  • Shika – deer
  • Nanami – seven seas
  • Izumi – spring, fountain
  • Akiko – bright child
  • Natsuki – summer hope
  • Tomomi – beautiful friend
  • Chiyo – one thousand generations
  • Miho – protected, guaranteed beauty
  • Akemi – bright beautiful
  • Ryoko – refreshing child
  • Aiko – child of love
  • Haruna – spring vegetables
  • Rina – jasmine
  • Ceiko – child of splendor
  • Kiyomi – pure beauty
  • Hoshi – star
  • Hikari – light, radiance
  • Hideko – child of excellence
  • Yumiko – reason beautiful child
  • Miyu – beautiful gentle
  • Yuri – lily
  • Yoshie – beautiful stream
  • Naomi – honest beautiful
  • Kumiko – long-time beautiful child
  • Noriko – lawful child
  • Yuuna – gentle
  • Yukari – beautiful pear tree
  • Miku – beautiful sky
  • Yuka – gentle flower
  • Nana – seven
  • Satomi – beautiful and wise
  • Yui – bind clothing
  • Manami – loving beautiful
  • Tamiko – child of many beauties
  • Masumi – true clarity
  • Kyoko – respectful child
  • Hitomi – pupil of the eye
  • Ayame – iris
  • Suzu – bell
  • Kiko – chronical child
  • Miyako – beautiful night child
  • Keiko – blessed child / respectful child
  • Kimi – noble
  • Toshiko – clever child
  • Sora – sky
  • Moriko – child of the forest
  • Miki – beautiful princess
  • Rio – village cherry blossom

Korean Cat Names


  • Suk – rock, stone
  • Yu-na – to endure
  • Chin – precious
  • Ye-Jin – precious and valuable
  • Hee – brightness
  • Seung – winning
  • Yu-Jin – precious, valuable
  • Cho – beautiful/handsome
  • Hyun – virtuous
  • Ryung – the light
  • Gaeul – fall, autumn
  • Yeo – mildness
  • Hwan – shining and bright
  • Dae – greatness
  • Ae-Cha – loving daughter
  • Myung – brightness
  • Ha-eun – kindness, mercy
  • Chun – spring
  • Kyong – brightness
  • Bong Cha – ultimate girl
  • Hae – ocean
  • Jin – jewel
  • Dak-Ho – deep lake
  • Yong – brave
  • Nam-Sun – pure and honest
  • Bae – inspiration
  • Kwan – strong
  • Hei – grace and wisdom
  • Bo-mi – beautiful, pretty
  • Jae-Hee – shining
  • Min – Clever
  • Eui – righteousness
  • Hye – intelligent

  • Jong-Seok – great, eminent
  • Sang – forever
  • Tae-Hui – big, great
  • Seo-Jin – omen
  • Soo – excellence
  • In-na – graceful and delicate
  • Ja – attractive
  • Dong – east
  • Danbi – welcome rain
  • Seok-Yeong – petal, flower
  • Ji – wisdom
  • Choon-Hee – spring girl
  • Eun – silver
  • Min-ho – brave and heroic
  • Moon – learned
  • Geon – strength
  • Jung – righteous
  • Gi – brave
  • Seulgi – wisdom
  • Ho-Seok – strong, heaven
  • U-Yeong – glory, honor
  • So-Hui – splendid, glorious
  • Ho – goodness
  • Su-won – defend, protect
  • Hea – grace
  • Shin – belief
  • Woong – magnificence
  • Iseul – dew
  • Mee – beauty
  • Kyu – standard
  • Ji-a – wisdom and knowledge
  • Yon – blossom
  • Sung – successor
  • Haneul – heaven/sky