Japanese Dog Names

Hooked on Japanese culture? We get it. Here are some of the coolest and most distinctive Japanese names to give you to your puppy.

Japanese Dog Names

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All Japanese Dog Names

red bean
child of love
love jasmine
bright beautiful
Aki
Bright / autumn
great brightness
bright child
bright man
Bright, clear, ideal
night rain
new, fresh
Morning beauty
tomorrow perfume, fragrance
industrious director
iris
my color
walk dream, vision
child of splendor
child of intelligence, wisdom
scatter flowers
One thousand generations
child of a thousand generations
Dai
great, large
great glory / great nobility
great help
eternity order
Emi
Beautiful blessing
Beautiful blessing child
Eri
blessed prize
child of joy
child of abundant beauty
literature, scholarly hero
Flower
flower child
Spring
shining sun
spring child
spring vegetables
sun flying
smooth
sound, echo
excellent timber trees
child of excellence
excellent man
light, radiance
light, radiance
sun vegetables
sunflower / facing towards the sun
open, expand
Generous
wide, spacious light
vast timber trees
generous child
generous beauty
generous
great journey
child of long life
pupil of the eye
motivated person
harmony flower
star
star child
tall grain
firefly
first son
brave, courageous
timber trees
spring, fountain
second son
obedient first son
maple
ocean flying
superior child
fragrance
firm
victory
victorious beauty
child of harmony
harmonious beauty
Blessed child / respectful child
strong, healthy first son
Strong, healthy second son
modest truthful
large strong, healthy
Wise One
lucky son
chronical child
Noble
empress child
pure beauty
purity
Stork
great peace
long-time beautiful child
country man
walnut
Kyo
Cooperation
respectful child
Circle, round
child of dance
Dance
True hope
Sincere
True beauty
love
loving beautiful
Mao
dance cherry blossom
true village child
Just / true
pleasing brightness
great timber tree
victory
righteous aspiration
righteous person
righteous, honorable
righteous blessing
True clarity
true gentle beauty
blessing
Mi
beautiful
Pathway
beautiful wise child
man on a journey
green
beautiful blessing child
protected, guaranteed beauty
Beautiful fragrance
beautiful princess
beautiful sky
beautiful child
truth
Mio
beautiful cherry blossom
beautiful blossom
child of light
shining hero
Satisfy, full
beautiful hamony, peace
beautiful night child
Beautiful gentle
beautiful blessing
peach
peach tree flower
child of the forest
Seven
seven seas
Nao
Honest
honest timber tree
honest child
Honest beautiful
summer hope
beautiful summer
ascend, rise
faithful, trustworthy child
To rule
lawful child
lawful man
disciplined, studious
a classic Japanese name
Ren
Lotus / love
true fragrance
child of truth
land
person of land
Rin
dignified
Jasmine
Rio
village cherry blossom
sixth son
Ryo
refreshing, cool
good first son
refreshing child
great refreshment
dragon
Joyful, happy child
blossom of hope
cherry blossom
wise child
beautiful and wise
wise, fast learner
growing child
deer
true second son
Pearl
endurance
poem
fourth son
quiet summer
quiet child
To fly
big flying
Sky
child of clarity
Raw Fish
to advance, proceed
Sparrow
Loyal, faithful man
Loyal, faithful
large first son
great radiance, shine
of great value, nobility
noble child
treasure
prosperous, noble
noble journey
warrior hero
artisan
child of many beauties
protector, keeper
large son
shining child
child of wealth, fortune
beautiful friend
wise
advantageous light
Clever child
genius leader, hero
strong
plum child
harmonious music
great harmony
Peace
child of peace
peaceful
Child of sunlight
trust
Lucky / righteous
beautiful stream
child of goodness
joyful life
righteous son
ceremonial, correct person
great sunlight
Yua
binding love
Yui
bind clothing
heroic first son
bind together
heroic second son
gentle flower
beautiful pear tree
Happiness / snow
child of snow / child of happiness
blessed hero
Gentle child
Reason beautiful
reason beautiful child
Lily
lily child
gentle

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