Small Dog Names

Small pup, big attitude. These adorable little names are perfect for small dogs of all kinds, including chihuahuas and pomeranians.

Small Dog Names

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All Small Dog Names

  • Meaning: Messenger of god
  • Meaning: Death, destruction and run.
  • Meaning: Infant
  • Meaning: Child
  • Meaning: very small
  • Meaning: The seed of one of several genera of the flowering plant family Fabaceae.
  • Meaning: Bear-like
  • Meaning: (used informally) very small
  • Meaning: Bubbly, effervescent, lively and enthusiastic."
  • Meaning: Companion, partner; perhaps a version of the word "brother".
  • Meaning: a device that when pressed will release part of a mechanism
  • Meaning: Small, cute child.
  • Meaning: Diminutive form of Francisco; means small, boy or child.
  • Meaning: Citrus fruit
  • Cob
    Meaning: nut of any of several trees of the genus Corylus
  • Meaning: Cook. it is also used as a nickname for names long names that begin with 'co-.
  • Meaning: Small files that hold a modest amount of data specific to a particular client and website.
  • Meaning: Light, buoyant, lively
  • Cub
    Meaning: a male child (a familiar term of address to a boy)
  • Meaning: small cake baked in a muffin tin
  • Meaning: Cute and adorable.
  • Meaning: Day's eye. The petals of a daisy open during the day, revealing its yellow centers, and then close at night.
  • Meaning: Cute Child
  • Meaning: To draw or sketch aimlessly.
  • Meaning: small balls or strips of boiled or steamed dough
  • Elf
    Meaning: below 3 kilohertz
  • Meaning: Diminutive Form Of Josephine
  • Meaning: look through a book or other written material
  • Meaning: A modern term for a silly ditzy girl.
  • Meaning: Nickname
  • Meaning: disparaging terms for small people
  • Meaning: The Hazel Tree
  • Meaning: an imaginary being similar to a person but smaller and with hairy feet; invented by J.R.R. Tolkien
  • Meaning: Sweet As Honey
  • Meaning: Small, sweet candy.
  • Meaning: Small, little
  • Meaning: Small, little
  • Meaning: Small, little
  • Meaning: Small Man
  • Meaning: extremely small in scale or scope or capability
  • Meaning: Faithful guard
  • Meaning: a very short skirt
  • Meaning: Of The Sea Or Bitter
  • Meaning: a small amount of solid food; a mouthful
  • Meaning: Small, cute people.
  • Meaning: a tortilla chip topped with cheese and chili-pepper and broiled
  • Meaning: Small, cute, morsel.
  • Meaning: informal terms for a human head
  • Meaning: a solid lump of a precious metal (especially gold) as found in the earth
  • Meaning: Olive Or From The Olive Tree
  • Meaning: Loving, endearing nickname.
  • Meaning: Teddy bear; little bear.
  • Pea
    Meaning: A spherical green seed eaten as a vegetable.
  • Meaning: Ground Nut Legume
  • Meaning: Smooth, Round Bead Formed By A Mollusk
  • Meaning: Small Rocks
  • Meaning: small olive-colored woodland flycatchers of eastern North America
  • Meaning: Small, little
  • Meaning: Small, little
  • Meaning: Petulant
  • Meaning: Small, little
  • Meaning: informal terms for a difficult situation
  • Meaning: Small, little
  • Pip
    Meaning: a mark on a die or on a playing card (shape depending on the suit)
  • Meaning: any of numerous superior eating apples with yellow or greenish yellow skin flushed with red
  • Meaning: Fairy
  • Meaning: corn having small ears and kernels that burst when exposed to dry heat
  • Meaning: From The Flower
  • Meaning: chop cut from a hog
  • Meaning: (used especially of persons) of inferior size
  • Meaning: disparaging terms for small people
  • Meaning: one who is playfully mischievous
  • Meaning: First Explorer
  • Meaning: full of fighting spirit
  • Meaning: Small person nickname.
  • Meaning: disparaging terms for small people
  • Meaning: Small and cute.
  • Meaning: To move in a light springy manner. to escape secretly in haste.
  • Meaning: a bowling game that is played by rolling a bowling ball down a bowling alley at a target of nine wooden pins
  • Meaning: American chemist who with Robert Curl and Harold Kroto discovered fullerenes and opened a new branch of chemistry (born in 1943)
  • Meaning: Small, round chocolate candy; colloquial for an intelligent person.
  • Meaning: a job in an organization
  • Meaning: Potato
  • Meaning: the occurrence of a sudden discharge (as of liquid)
  • Meaning: Sweet Crystal Spice
  • Meaning: Fragrant flower petals.
  • Meaning: a person loved by another person
  • Tad
    Meaning: Praise
  • Meaning: Gift of god
  • Meaning: (used informally) very small
  • Meaning: Tiny fairy tale girl.
  • Meaning: "Time to play!"
  • Meaning: small mackerel found nearly worldwide
  • Meaning: very small
  • Meaning: Small or tiny
  • Meaning: Strong, sturdy, durable.
  • Meaning: Dog in Oz stories.
  • Meaning: A fictional sleuth, made famous in books
  • Meaning: Anxious, nervous energy.
  • Meaning: Small, thin twig.
  • Meaning: Sporadically Light Up
  • Meaning: twist suddenly so as to sprain
  • Meaning: Weaver
  • Meaning: move to and fro
  • Meaning: Lucky / righteous
  • Meaning: quick and energetic

Small Dog Names meaning Small

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

Meaning: small
Meaning: Small
Meaning: small
Meaning: Small
Meaning: Small
Meaning: small
Meaning: Small or tiny
Meaning: Small, little
Meaning: Small hummingbird.
Meaning: Small, little
Meaning: A small amount
Meaning: a small fragment

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Small Dog Names: Stats


As of October 2023, small dog names seem increasingly popular with new puppy owners. Our stats show that they are more fashionable than they were six months ago.

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