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 Dog Names

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Japanese Dog Names For Boys

red bean
Aki
Bright / autumn
great brightness
bright man
Bright, clear, ideal
night rain
new, fresh
Morning beauty
industrious director
walk dream, vision
One thousand generations
Dai
great, large
great glory / great nobility
great help
eternity order
Emi
Beautiful blessing
Beautiful blessing child
literature, scholarly hero
Flower
Spring
shining sun
sun flying
smooth
sound, echo
excellent timber trees
excellent man
light, radiance
sunflower / facing towards the sun
open, expand
Generous
wide, spacious light
vast timber trees
generous
great journey
motivated person
tall grain
first son
brave, courageous
timber trees
second son
obedient first son
maple
ocean flying
fragrance
firm
victory
strong, healthy first son
Strong, healthy second son
modest truthful
large strong, healthy
Wise One
lucky son
Noble
purity
Stork
great peace
country man
walnut
Kyo
Cooperation
Circle, round
True hope
Sincere
Just / true
pleasing brightness
great timber tree
victory
righteous aspiration
righteous person
righteous, honorable
righteous blessing
True clarity
blessing
Pathway
man on a journey
shining hero
Satisfy, full
Beautiful gentle
peach
Seven
Nao
Honest
honest timber tree
ascend, rise
To rule
lawful man
disciplined, studious
a classic Japanese name
Ren
Lotus / love
land
person of land
Jasmine
sixth son
Ryo
refreshing, cool
good first son
great refreshment
dragon
wise, fast learner
true second son
Pearl
endurance
fourth son
To fly
big flying
Sky
Raw Fish
to advance, proceed
Loyal, faithful man
Loyal, faithful
large first son
great radiance, shine
of great value, nobility
prosperous, noble
noble journey
warrior hero
artisan
protector, keeper
large son
wise
advantageous light
Clever child
genius leader, hero
strong
great harmony
Peace
peaceful
Child of sunlight
trust
Lucky / righteous
joyful life
righteous son
ceremonial, correct person
great sunlight
heroic first son
heroic second son
Happiness / snow
blessed hero
Gentle child
Reason beautiful
Lily

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