Taylor Swift Cat Names: Finding the Perfect Tune for Your Feline Friend

Are you a Swiftie in search of a name that’s “Taylor” made for a new cat companion who has put a song in your heart? Look no further! In this list of Taylor Swift cat...

Are you a Swiftie in search of a name that’s “Taylor” made for a new cat companion who has put a song in your heart? Look no further! In this list of Taylor Swift cat names, you'll find the purr-fect name that strikes just the right chord!

Taylor Swift Cat Names Caption: Taylor Swift and her adorable cats

How many cats does Taylor Swift have?

Taylor Swift has three cats, each with their own unique personality and name. Let's meet them!

Benjamin Button

This cuddly Ragdoll, named after the 2008 Brad Pitt movie "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button," met Taylor on the set of her music video "ME!" Benjamin also makes an appearance in the music video for "You Need To Calm Down."

Olivia Benson

Named after the iconic character portrayed by Mariska Hargitay on "Law & Order: SVU," Olivia is a Scottish Fold and has been a cherished companion of Taylor since 2014. She is believed to be one of the richest felines on earth, with a net worth of $97 million!

Meredith Grey

Taylor's BFF (Best Four-legged Friend) since 2011, Meredith is a Scottish Fold cat named after the beloved character from the TV show "Grey's Anatomy." She has made appearances in Taylor's music video for "ME!" alongside her sister-fur Olivia Benson.

Taylor also had two miniature Doberman buddies named Bug and Baby in the past. Isn't it adorable?

Cat Names Swifties Will Love

If you're a true Swiftie, you'll appreciate these cat names inspired by Taylor's songs and loved ones:

  • Abigail: The name of Taylor's BFF from her high school days, meaning "my father's joy."
  • Augustine: One of the love triangle characters in several of Taylor's songs, meaning "great" or "magnificent."
  • Austin: Taylor's brother.
  • Betty: Inspired by the relationship between a popular high school girl and her boyfriend James in the album "Folklore," meaning "oath of God."
  • Dean: Inspired by Taylor's paternal grandfather and the song "Epiphany," meaning both "valley" and "justice."
  • Emma: From the song "When Emma Falls in Love," with German origins meaning "universal."
  • Finlay: The last name of Taylor's maternal grandmother.
  • James: Betty's boyfriend in several of Taylor's songs, meaning "supplanter."
  • John: The name of the man Taylor wrote the song "Dear John" about, meaning "God is gracious."
  • Marjorie: A touching tune from "Evermore" paying homage to Taylor's maternal grandmother, derived from Margaret, meaning "pearl."
  • Mary: From Taylor's track "Mary's Song (Oh My My My)," a homage to her early music career.
  • Miss Americana: A tribute to both the song "Miss Americana and The Heartbreak Prince" and the documentary that gave fans an inside look at Taylor's life.
  • Ronan: A name that remembers a little boy who lost his life to cancer, with the meaning "little seal."
  • Stephen: Inspired by the song "Hey Stephen" from her album "Fearless," meaning "crown."
  • Tim McGraw: Both Taylor and country crooner Tim McGraw fans will love this name.


If you're looking for cute nicknames for your feline friend, here are some options inspired by Taylor Swift's life and music:

  • Becky
  • Blondie
  • Nils Sjoberg
  • T. Sweezy
  • T-Swift
  • T. Swizzle
  • Tay Tay
  • Teffy

Did you know that Taylor Swift is not only a talented musician but also a devoted cat lover? In 2017, she even had a photo shoot with adorable adoptable cats posing next to her wax figure at Madame Tussauds San Francisco.

Colors Related to Taylor Swift

If you're looking for a name inspired by Taylor's favorite colors or song lyrics, consider these options:

Colors Related to Taylor Swift Caption: Colors that will inspire you in naming your feline friend

  • Lavender: "Lavender Haze" is an expression from the 1950s that means to be deeply in love with someone.
  • Maroon: Described in one of Taylor's songs from her 10th album, "Midnights," as the color of blushes.
  • Purple: Taylor's favorite color!
  • Red: The title of Taylor's fourth album and a fitting name for a feline with intense emotions.
  • White Horse: Although the song tells a story of an unhappy ending, it can also represent a fairy tale-like bond with your cat.

Months and Seasons

If you're inspired by months and seasons, consider these names that are connected to Taylor Swift:

  • August: From the song "August," meaning "to increase."
  • Christmas: Taylor grew up on a Christmas tree farm, making this name extra special.
  • Summer: Taylor's favorite time of year, also associated with the song "Cruel Summer."
  • December: From the song "Back to December" and Taylor's favorite holiday.

In celebration of Taylor's Eras tour, many shelters and rescues temporarily lowered their adoption fees to $13 to honor her favorite number. It's a sweet gesture from the Swiftie community!


If you're a fan of Taylor's songs and want to give your cat a unique number-inspired name, consider these options:

  • The 1: A song about a love that didn't last forever, but a great name for 'The 1' in your life... your cat!
  • 22: A fitting name for a feline friend whose playful antics make you feel young.
  • Seven: Inspired by Taylor's song dedicated to an old friend.
  • Thirteen: Taylor's favorite number!
  • Fifteen: A song that's an homage to Taylor's younger self.


If you're a fan of Taylor's travels or the places she sings about in her songs, these place-inspired names might be just what you're looking for:

  • Alcott: The bar where The Nationals' song "The Alcott" takes place, penned by Taylor herself.
  • Bluebird: The starting point of Taylor Swift's rise to fame when she performed at The Bluebird Cafe in Nashville at the age of fourteen.
  • Carolina: Inspired by the novel "Where The Crawdads Sing" or Taylor's song for the movie adaptation's soundtrack.
  • Cornelia: Taylor immortalized her Greenwich townhouse in the song "Cornelia Street."
  • New York: Named after Taylor's ode to The Big Apple in her song "Welcome To New York."
  • London: If you fancy a bit of British flair, the name of the city sung about in "London Boy" and its neighborhoods like Camden, Highgate, Brixton, Shoreditch, or Hackney could be perfect.
  • Solidifying her status as a cat lady, Taylor made a generous donation to Beth Stern's pet rescue foundation, and as a thank you, one of her foster kittens was named Angel Taylor.

More Song Titles and Words Associated with Taylor Swift

If you're still searching for the perfect name, here are more options inspired by Taylor's song titles and words associated with her:

  • Anti-Hero: For the rebellious-acting feline with a good heart.
  • Archer
  • Bejeweled: A name for the cat with a sparkling personality.
  • Cardigan: The purr-fect name for a kitty who loves to cuddle.
  • Delicate: A cute name for a tough-looking kitty!
  • Epiphany: A tribute to healthcare workers during the COVID pandemic, with the meaning of "manifestation" or "bringing light."
  • Evermore: A testament to the everlasting love you'll have for your new furry friend.
  • Fairytale: For the cat who is making your life a fairytale.
  • Fearless: A name for a feline who overcame struggles before finding a forever home.
  • Folklore: A name inspired by Taylor's seventh number one album, representing the tales you'll share with your cat.
  • Forever & Always: A touching name for a pair of adopted cats who have found their forever home.
  • Gorgeous: The purr-fect name for any captivating kitty!
  • Grace: From the song "State of Grace," meaning "favor or blessing."
  • Joker, Queen: If you've adopted a pair of purring pals, you might name them after Taylor's duet with Ed Sheeran, "The Joker and The Queen."
  • Karma: Taylor compares karma to a kitty in one of her hits.
  • Love Story: A name that represents the loving bond you share with your cat.
  • Lover: A cute name for your little feline Casanova.
  • The Man: A name for a macho purring machine.
  • Me!: The video that introduced us to Benjamin Button and Meredith Grey.
  • Mine: The love of your cat is the best thing that's ever been yours.
  • Mirrorball: A song title that reflects your love for your cat.
  • Mr. Perfectly Fine: A cute name for a cat, despite the character in the song being a weasel.
  • Ours: Perfect for a cat adopted by a couple.
  • Safe and Sound: The title of Taylor's tune for The Hunger Games, suitable for a pair of shelter-adoption cats.
  • Style: Just like Taylor's chart-topping song, your love for your fur baby will never go out of style.
  • Superman: The name of a song from Taylor's album "Speak Now."
  • Swiftie: Because your new feline friend loves Taylor, too!
  • Toyocat: Taylor's nickname for her Toyota.
  • Trouble: A name for a slightly naughty kitty, inspired by Taylor's hit "I Knew You Were Trouble."
  • Willow: Inspired by a botanical beauty, a fantasy film, or Taylor's chart-topping hit. True Swifties will know the answer.

Choose the Perfect Name for Your Feline Friend

With these Taylor Swift-inspired cat names, you're sure to find the purr-fect name for your new furry friend. Whether you're a devoted Swiftie or just admire Taylor's music, these names will bring a touch of melody and charm to your cat's life. Happy naming!

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