Children’s Literature Cat Names


“Children’s Literature Cat Names For Your Kitten Little”

Childrens Literature Cat Names

Children’s literature has produced many famous feline characters, from the Cat in the Hat, to Beatrix Potter’s Ginger (from Ginger and Pickles), to Puss in Boots.

This list is a celebration of those famous felines and also gives your some excellent cat names to consider for your new kitten.

 

NAMES DESCRIPTION
AXEL Junior detective, The Knickerbocker Gang, by Thomas Brezina
BALOO Sloth Bear, The Jungle Book, by Rudyard Kipling
BEAUTY Black Beauty, a handsome black horse
BIFF Biff Hooper, The Hardy Boys series, by Franklin W. Dixon
BIGWIG Character (rabbit) from Watership Down, by Richard Adams
BOOM Admiral Boom, a neighbour of the Banks family, Mary Poppins
BUMPO Prince Bumpo, African prince in Doctor Dolittle, by Hugh Lofting
CHEE-CHEE Doctor Dolittle’s monkey
CHI Kite bird, The Jungle Book
DOLITTLE Doctor Dolittle by Hugh Lofting
DOMINIK Junior detective, The Knickerbocker Gang, by Thomas Brezina
DOROTHY Dorothy Gale, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, L. Frank Baum
ESMERALDA Gypsy, The Hunchback of Notre-Dame
FIVER Character (rabbit) from Watership Down, by Richard Adams
GEPPETTO A woodcarver, The Adventures of Pinocchio, by Carlo Collodi
GERTIE One of the unpleasant Pye sisters, Anne of Green Gables
GRETEL Hansel and Gretel, by the Brothers Grimm
GRUBER Mr. Gruber, owner of antique shop, Paddington Bear stories
GUB-GUB Doctor Dolittle’s pig
HANSEL Hansel and Gretel, by the Brothers Grimm

HARDY The Hardy Boys series, by Franklin W. Dixon
HARLEQUIN A puppet, The Adventures of Pinocchio
HARRIET Harriet The Spy, by Louise Fitzhugh
HATHI Indian elephant, The Jungle Book
HAZEL Character (rabbit) from Watership Down, by Richard Adams
HEIDI Heidi by Swiss author Johanna Spyri
HOTSPUR From the novel Black Beauty, by Anna Sewell
HOWIE The Bailey School Kids, by Marcia T Jones and Debbie Dadey
JOSIE One of the unpleasant Pye sisters, Anne of Green Gables
KLARA Klara Sesemann, Heidi
LILO Junior detective, The Knickerbocker Gang, by Thomas Brezina
MELODY The Bailey School Kids, by Marcia T Jones and Debbie Dadey
MIMSIE Mimsie Pott, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, by Ian Fleming
MISS HARRIET Cat with a French accent, Noddy stories, by Enid Blyton
MISS MACEY Miss Macey’s school, The Abbey Series, by Elsie J. Oxenham
MISS PRIM School teach, Noddy stories, by Enid Blyton
MOLLY MOON Molly Moon’s Incredible Book of Hypnotism, by Georgia Bynd
MR GOLLY Owner of the Toyland garage, Noddy stories, by Enid Blyton
MR PLOD Policeman, from the Noddy stories, by Enid Blyton
MUGG Matthew Mugg, friend of Doctor Dolittle

children literature cat names

NATHOO Young boy, The Jungle Book, by Rudyard Kipling
PADDINGTON Paddington Bear, by Michael Bond
PETER Peter Pan, by J.M. Barrie
POPPINS Mary Poppins, by P.L. Travers
PUNCH A puppet, The Adventures of Pinocchio
ROMEO Pinocchio’s best friend, The Adventures of Pinocchio
ROO Young kangaroo, Winnie-the-Pooh, by A.A. Milne
ROSAURA A puppet, The Adventures of Pinocchio
SHEREKAN Cat fron the novel Sophie’s World, by Jostein Gaarder
SOFIE Sofie Amundsen, Sophie’s World, by Jostein Gaarder
STARKEY One of Captain Hook’s pirates
THA Elephant, The Jungle Book, by Rudyard Kipling
TICK TOCK Mermaid and nemesis to Captain Cook, Peter Pan
TIGER LILY Indian princess, Peter Pan
TIGGER Tiger-type character, Winnie-the-Pooh by A.A. Milne
TINKER BELL A fairy and companion of Peter Pan
TUBBY Tubby Ted, character from Peter Pan
WENDY Wendy Darling, by J.M. Barrie
WINNIE Winnie-the-Pooh by A.A. Milne

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