Friendly Dog Names

Give everyone a reason to pet your dog by giving them one of these friendly dog names. They'll make your pup extra approachable, even to non-believers!

Friendly Dog Names

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All Friendly Dog Names

  • Meaning: Old, wise friend.
  • Meaning: Friend, Partner
  • Meaning: Noble friend.
  • Meaning: Noble Friend
  • Meaning: God of war in greek mythology.
  • Meaning: Friend in Spanish.
  • Meaning: A friend or comrade; derived from the word "amar" meaning "to love".
  • Meaning: Friendship.
  • Amy
    Meaning: Beloved
  • Meaning: Brave friend.
  • Meaning: French for beautiful and handsome friend
  • Bly
    Meaning: Friendly.
  • Meaning: Male sibling, also used as a term of endearment for males.
  • Meaning: Companion, partner; perhaps a version of the word "brother".
  • Meaning: Dear One, Beloved
  • Meaning: Girl in Spanish.
  • Meaning: Diminutive form of Francisco; means small, boy or child.
  • Meaning: Friend or pal.
  • Meaning: Love, friendship.
  • Meaning: Heart's friend.
  • Meaning: The Allies
  • Meaning: Open-spirited, friendly.
  • Meaning: Dear Friend
  • Meaning: Friendly.
  • Meaning: From Irving, Scotland
  • Meaning: God is gracious
  • Jeb
    Meaning: Beloved friend.
  • Meaning: Friends
  • Meaning: Dear friend.
  • Meaning: Dear friend's place.
  • Meaning: informal terms for a mother
  • Meaning: British and Australian coloquialism for friend.
  • Meaning: Angel.
  • Meaning: Friend to all.
  • Meaning: Beautiful companion.
  • Pal
    Meaning: a close friend who accompanies his buddies in their activities
  • Meaning: A friendly, romantic or professional affiliation.
  • Meaning: Shortened form of father.
  • Meaning: Friend.
  • Rei
    Meaning: My companion.
  • Meaning: White spear or famous friend.
  • Meaning: Compassionate friend.
  • Meaning: Friend.
  • Meaning: Friend to talk with in the evening.
  • Meaning: Female sibling, also used as a term of endearment for females.
  • Meaning: Diminutive Form Of Dafydd
  • Meaning: Divine Gift
  • Tia
    Meaning: Aunt
  • Tio
    Meaning: Uncle in Spanish, also used as a term of endearment for males.
  • Meaning: Peaceful friend.
  • Meaning: Whales - blessed reconciliation
  • Meaning: Friend's village.
  • Meaning: Friend.

Friendly Dog Names meaning Friend

Staying on the friendly theme, these names mean friend or are in some way related to the word.

Meaning: friend
Meaning: friend
Meaning: Friend.
Meaning: Friend
Meaning: Friend
Meaning: Friends
Meaning: Friend.
Meaning: Friend.
Meaning: Friend
Meaning: brave friend
Meaning: cherished friend
Meaning: brave friend

Affectionate Dog Names

Your new dog guarantees years of hugs and cuddles for the both of you. Pay homage to their loving nature from day one with these beautiful affectionate dog names.

Meaning: Cook. it is also used as a nickname for names long names that begin with 'co-.
Meaning: Bear-like
Meaning: From bonnie and clyde.
Meaning: Sweet Crystal Spice
Meaning: The Allies
Meaning: Divine Gift
Meaning: Child
Meaning: like down or as soft as down
Meaning: Covered With Mist, Dew
Meaning: Diminutive form of Francisco; means small, boy or child.
Joy
Meaning: Joy
Meaning: East Indian tree widely cultivated in the tropics for its aromatic seed; source of two spices: nutmeg and mace

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Friendly Dog Names: Stats

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

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

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