Chinese Dog Names

If you're bring home a pug or a Shih Tzu, or if you're just fascinated by Chinese culture, it can be difficult to know where to start. Here's an inspiring list of Chinese dog names to get you going.

Chinese Dog Names

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All Chinese Dog Names

  • Ah
    Meaning: little one
  • Meaning: peace
  • Meaning: patriotic
  • Meaning: Friendly
  • Meaning: peace
  • Meaning: solider
  • Bo
    Meaning: To live
  • Meaning: abundant
  • Meaning: Sunlight
  • Meaning: flourishing
  • Meaning: flourishing vine
  • Meaning: Forever bright
  • Meaning: tide
  • Meaning: Expecting a fortune
  • Meaning: Dawn
  • Meaning: Success
  • Meaning: Journey
  • Chi
    Meaning: Younger generation
  • Meaning: powerful
  • Chu
    Meaning: pearl
  • Meaning: Spring flower
  • Meaning: wise one
  • Meaning: Fine porcelain
  • Dao
    Meaning: Sword
  • Meaning: Accomplishing
  • Meaning: Virtuous
  • Meaning: virtuous
  • Meaning: little brother
  • Meaning: Fortune
  • Meaning: east
  • Meaning: Winter plum
  • Meaning: Beautiful
  • Fao
    Meaning: lotus
  • Far
    Meaning: flower
  • Meaning: Broad-minded
  • Gan
    Meaning: bold and brave
  • Meaning: strong
  • Gen
    Meaning: root
  • Gui
    Meaning: noble
  • Hao
    Meaning: smart and clever
  • Meaning: Eternal
  • Meaning: Good
  • Hou
    Meaning: noble
  • Hua
    Meaning: Flower
  • Meaning: Happiness
  • Meaning: phoenix
  • Meaning: butterfly
  • Hui
    Meaning: Kind
  • Meaning: smart
  • Meaning: affectionate
  • Meaning: Jasmine Flower
  • Ji
    Meaning: Progression
  • Jia
    Meaning: Good
  • Meaning: Health
  • Meaning: tender
  • Meaning: Bird
  • Meaning: Daisy
  • Jun
    Meaning: It means truthful and obedient
  • Meaning: Outstanding
  • Kai
    Meaning: Victorious
  • Meaning: healthy
  • Meaning: earnest
  • Kun
    Meaning: earth
  • La
    Meaning: capable
  • Meaning: Future
  • Meaning: Land
  • Meaning: spring
  • Lee
    Meaning: Plum
  • Lei
    Meaning: Thunder
  • Meaning: Dainty and delicate
  • Meaning: Brilliant
  • Meaning: protected by Buddha
  • Lin
    Meaning: Beautiful jade
  • Meaning: Compassionate
  • Lok
    Meaning: Happiness
  • Meaning: The greatness of a dragon
  • Meaning: Dewy jasmine
  • Meaning: pure
  • Mei
    Meaning: Beautiful flower or gorgeous
  • Meaning: beautiful and wise
  • Meaning: little sister
  • Meaning: beautiful forest
  • Meaning: beautiful spirit
  • Meaning: Beautiful flower
  • Mey
    Meaning: pretty
  • Meaning: beautiful
  • Min
    Meaning: clever
  • Meaning: Brilliant, elite
  • Meaning: Bright and beautiful
  • Meaning: voice of the people
  • Meaning: Admired
  • Meaning: naughty
  • Meaning: peaceful
  • Meaning: Warm
  • Nuo
    Meaning: kind
  • Meaning: goddess
  • On
    Meaning: peace
  • Meaning: Stable
  • Meaning: Fresh water spring
  • Qui
    Meaning: fall
  • Meaning: Bright
  • Meaning: harmonize
  • Meaning: Sacred lore
  • Meaning: mountain
  • Meaning: smart
  • Shu
    Meaning: Gentle
  • Meaning: intelligent
  • Meaning: jolly
  • Meaning: smooth
  • Meaning: Pine tree
  • Su
    Meaning: Son
  • Meaning: quiet
  • Meaning: Star
  • Meaning: sweetie
  • Tao
    Meaning: peach
  • Meaning: monarch
  • Wei
    Meaning: robust
  • Meaning: Greatness is born
  • Meaning: Great sage
  • Meaning: refined
  • Xia
    Meaning: summer
  • Meaning: little lotus.
  • Xin
    Meaning: New
  • Xiu
    Meaning: elegant
  • Xue
    Meaning: Studious
  • Xun
    Meaning: fast
  • Ya
    Meaning: graceful
  • Meaning: graceful clouds
  • Meaning: heroic
  • Meaning: Forever lucky
  • Yue
    Meaning: Moon
  • Meaning: Bright jade
  • Meaning: friend
  • Meaning: Virtuous
  • Meaning: classy
  • Meaning: Precious
  • Zhi
    Meaning: wise person
  • Zi
    Meaning: Beautiful

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As of September 2022, chinese dog names seem increasingly popular with new puppy owners. Our stats show that they are more fashionable than they were six months ago.

Kai is the most popular name, having received more likes than any other in this list of chinese dog names.

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