Movie Dog Names

Are you a movie buff? Celebrate your passion for cinema by giving your dog an iconic movie dog name. These dog names are based on movie stars and famous movie dogs.

Movie Dog Names

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All Movie Dog Names

  • Meaning: Beautiful goddess
  • Meaning: Infant
  • Meaning: Short for barnacle.
  • Meaning: Baker
  • Meaning: Bringer Of Joy
  • Meaning: Handsome
  • Meaning: German composer of instrumental music (especially symphonic and chamber music); continued to compose after he lost his hearing (1770-1827)
  • Meaning: Son Of My Right Hand
  • Meaning: A game in which numbered balls are drawn at random and players cover the corresponding numbers on their cards
  • Meaning: Explosive leap forward or upright; the action of a rifle.
  • Meaning: Large, loud or notable; also a slang term for people of the Baby Boomer generation.
  • Meaning: Battle, Fight
  • Meaning: From Brinca's Field
  • Meaning: Brawny and tough.
  • Meaning: Brown-haired
  • Meaning: From The Goat Clearing
  • Meaning: Companion, partner; perhaps a version of the word "brother".
  • Meaning: Male bovine animal
  • Meaning: Fortune, Luck
  • Meaning: Daphnis and chloe, is an ancient greek novel
  • Meaning: informal terms for a human `tooth'
  • Meaning: a slight indication
  • Meaning: Polish astronomer who produced a workable model of the solar system with the sun in the center (1473-1543)
  • Meaning: a reddish-brown color resembling the color of polished copper
  • Meaning: Order, harmony, beauty.
  • Meaning: Killer St. Bernard.
  • Meaning: Day's eye. The petals of a daisy open during the day, revealing its yellow centers, and then close at night.
  • Meaning: The very intelligent character from scooby doo
  • Meaning: From The Farm At The Ditch
  • Meaning: Corn cake; artful, cunning or deceptive
  • Meaning: Dark stranger
  • Dug
    Meaning: an udder or breast or teat
  • Meaning: German physicist and scientist
  • Meaning: All Wise
  • Meaning: Beautiful
  • Meaning: Lucky flea bite.
  • Meaning: Fly like a bird.
  • Meaning: a stroke of luck
  • Fly
    Meaning: To soar or to move at great speed. fly is a common name for working herding dogs.
  • Meaning: Free, liberal, generous
  • Meaning: a small brownish spot (of the pigment melanin) on the skin
  • Meaning: Peaceful Ruler
  • Meaning: Loyal canine companion.
  • Meaning: Eight
  • Meaning: Ruler Of The Home
  • Meaning: The son of zeus and the king of the gods in greek mythology.
  • Meaning: Strange brew, distilled liquor made by the Hutsnuwu Indians
  • Meaning: God Is Gracious
  • Meaning: Famous rock musician.
  • Meaning: Precious Stone
  • Meaning: predatory black-and-white toothed whale with large dorsal fin; common in cold seas
  • Meaning: a woman of refinement
  • Meaning: Cute, playful, doll-like.
  • Meaning: Fortunate
  • Meaning: Pleasant seaside meadow
  • Meaning: French painter and sculptor; leading figure of fauvism (1869-1954)
  • Max
    Meaning: Greatest
  • Meaning: Soldier, or merciful
  • Meaning: Lovely, kind woman.
  • Meaning: Compassionate, selfless service.
  • Meaning: Inuit polar bear spirit.
  • Meaning: Lovable, loyal companion.
  • Meaning: Wealth
  • Meaning: Noble
  • Meaning: Rock, stone
  • Peg
    Meaning: Pearl
  • Meaning: A computer book.
  • Meaning: Lost
  • Meaning: any of numerous superior eating apples with yellow or greenish yellow skin flushed with red
  • Meaning: Fairy
  • Meaning: Italian open pie made of thin bread dough spread with a spiced mixture of e.g. tomato sauce and cheese
  • Meaning: Shortened form of father.
  • Meaning: abnormally distended especially by fluids or gas
  • Meaning: fresh unripened cheese of a smooth texture made from pasteurized milk, a starter, and rennet
  • Meaning: a city in western Nevada at the foot of the Sierra Nevada Mountains; known for gambling casinos and easy divorce and remarriage
  • Rex
    Meaning: King
  • Meaning: Comic punchline sound.
  • Meaning: Loyal German Shepherd Dog.
  • Meaning: Rest
  • Meaning: move back and forth or sideways
  • Meaning: Renowned land
  • Sam
    Meaning: Short Form Of Samuel Or Samantha
  • Meaning: Combination Name
  • Meaning: Diminutive Form Of Alexander Or Sandra
  • Meaning: food that is discarded (as from a kitchen)
  • Meaning: Shade From Sun
  • Meaning: His Gift
  • Meaning: "Bright dark star"
  • Meaning: To move in a light springy manner. to escape secretly in haste.
  • Meaning: Ship Captain Or Master
  • Meaning: walk stealthily
  • Meaning: Toy spring coil toy
  • Meaning: a person regarded as arrogant and annoying
  • Meaning: An electrician
  • Meaning: (nontechnical usage) a tiny piece of anything
  • Meaning: fasten by sewing; do needlework
  • Meaning: Saved
  • Meaning: Dog in Oz stories.
  • Meaning: a commercial steamer for hire; one having no regular schedule
  • Meaning: Loyal canine companion.
  • Meaning: One at a disadvantage and expected to lose; comes from 19th century dog fights
  • Meaning: Greenish-blue
  • Meaning: a liquor made from fermented mash of grain
  • Meaning: Protector of the will.
  • Meaning: With Gilded Helmet
  • Meaning: Always sleeping.
  • Meaning: Grocery store chain.
  • Meaning: Nothing, Empty
  • Meaning: Remember, be thankful.
  • Meaning: Bright, shining star.

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