Unique Dog Names

Your doggo is one of a kind, so why not give him or her a special name to boot? Here are some unique dog names that are guaranteed to help you stand out from the pack.

Unique Dog Names

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All Unique Dog Names

  • Meaning: fruit of the oak tree: a smooth thin-walled nut in a woody cup-shaped base
  • Aja
    Meaning: To Drive, Propel
  • Meaning: small bushy deciduous tree native to Asia and North Africa having pretty pink blossoms and highly prized edible nuts enclosed in a hard green hull; cultivated in southern Australia and California
  • Meaning: Tall
  • Meaning: Promised By God
  • Meaning: Spice
  • Meaning: A Projectile Fired From A Bow
  • Meaning: Peaceful
  • Meaning: any of several tropical and subtropical treelike herbs of the genus Musa having a terminal crown of large entire leaves and usually bearing hanging clusters of elongated fruits
  • Meaning: Banjo
  • Meaning: very small
  • Meaning: Chief, Commander
  • Meaning: Cute baby nickname.
  • Meaning: Bright ing intelligent.
  • Meaning: Bright
  • Meaning: From The Shadow Valley
  • Meaning: a member of the Siouan people of southeastern Mississippi
  • Meaning: Birch Tree
  • Meaning: Place Name
  • Meaning: Bright and shiny.
  • Meaning: a small nonrigid airship used for observation or as a barrage balloon
  • Meaning: keep back by blinking
  • Meaning: long heavy knife with a single edge; of Philippine origin
  • Meaning: a discharge of lightning accompanied by thunder
  • Meaning: Diminutive Form Of Names In Bon-
  • Meaning: A covering for the foot and lower leg
  • Meaning: Bride's friends/attendants.
  • Meaning: From The Bright Town
  • Meaning: Broken Land Or Pretty Brook
  • Meaning: Of the brook; water; small stream.
  • Bug
    Meaning: An error or flaw in a computer program.
  • Meaning: Little Rabbit
  • Meaning: United States horticulturist who developed many new varieties of fruits and vegetables and flowers (1849-1926)
  • Meaning: Engaged, Not Idle
  • Meaning: Diminutive of Candelaria.
  • Meaning: Italian pastry tube.
  • Meaning: kidney-shaped nut edible only when roasted
  • Meaning: Gift of God.
  • Meaning: dry white table wine of Chablis, France or a wine resembling it
  • Meaning: Black tea flavored with spices and herbs
  • Meaning: composed of or containing or resembling calcium carbonate or calcite or chalk
  • Meaning: Biting or gnawing, especially of food.
  • Meaning: a Penutian language spoken by the Chinook
  • Meaning: informal terms for a human `tooth'
  • Meaning: "Seven Cities of Gold"
  • Meaning: a fragment of incombustible matter left after a wood or coal or charcoal fire
  • Meaning: a wispy white cloud (usually of fine ice crystals) at a high altitude (4 to 8 miles)
  • Meaning: Famous actor surname.
  • Meaning: a slight indication
  • Meaning: tall palm tree bearing coconuts as fruits; widely planted throughout the tropics
  • Meaning: an unbound manuscript of some ancient classic (as distinguished from a scroll)
  • Meaning: Light, buoyant, lively
  • Meaning: informal or slang terms for mentally irregular
  • Meaning: prevent the progress or free movement of
  • Meaning: writing implement consisting of a colored stick of composition wax used for writing and drawing
  • Meaning: Leftover food bits.
  • Meaning: a thick soft cake with a porous texture; cooked on a griddle
  • Cry
    Meaning: utter a sudden loud cry
  • Meaning: treat by applying evacuated cups to the patient's skin
  • Meaning: Strong and brave.
  • Meaning: Ruler
  • Meaning: Great One
  • Meaning: Person of importance.
  • Meaning: From The Town Of Dillingen.
  • Meaning: small and unimpressive
  • Meaning: Little old sword
  • Meaning: To draw or sketch aimlessly.
  • Meaning: Snoozing.
  • Meaning: Strong, powerful warrior.
  • Meaning: Justice, Law, Order, Power
  • Meaning: hang loosely or laxly
  • Meaning: a city in north central Mexico; mining center
  • Meaning: From The Netherlands
  • Meaning: Fried savory snack.
  • Meaning: Italian coffee
  • Meaning: Brave, noble, strong.
  • Meaning: extremely pleasing
  • Meaning: Boston baseball stadium.
  • Meaning: Fern
  • Meaning: a long narrow inlet of the sea between steep cliffs; common in Norway
  • Meaning: any wingless bloodsucking parasitic insect noted for ability to leap
  • Meaning: Free spirit/explorer/adventurer.
  • Meaning: a device or control that is very useful for a particular job
  • Meaning: edible viscera of a fowl
  • Meaning: be shiny, as if wet
  • Meaning: Chocolate brand
  • Meaning: a sudden happening that brings good fortune (as a sudden opportunity to make money)
  • Meaning: A lion-eagle in iranian mythology.
  • Meaning: Fishing port town.
  • Meaning: God Is Gracious
  • Meaning: Harp Player
  • Meaning: apply henna to one's hair
  • Meaning: Chocolate brand
  • Meaning: (usually plural) the state of having reflex spasms of the diaphragm accompanied by a rapid closure of the glottis producing an audible sound; sometimes a symptom of indigestion
  • Meaning: Family Of Hob/Robert
  • Meaning: Hoss
  • Meaning: small crude shelter used as a dwelling
  • Meaning: From Hoc's Field
  • Meaning: an Asian river that rises in Tibet and flows through northern India and then southwest through Kashmir and Pakistan to the Arabian Sea
  • Meaning: From Irving, Scotland
  • Meaning: Carter, Peddlar
  • Jax
    Meaning: Son Of Jack
  • Meaning: Moon City
  • Jet
    Meaning: To move or travel rapidly, especially if jet-propelled.
  • Meaning: Modern, stylish, cool.
  • Kai
    Meaning: Victorious
  • Meaning: Little battler
  • Kay
    Meaning: Nickname meaning clumsy.
  • Meaning: Horn
  • Meaning: Laughing baby girl.
  • Meaning: From The Ridge Farm
  • Meaning: Set Fire
  • Meaning: the act of caressing with the lips (or an instance thereof)
  • Meaning: brown bear of coastal Alaska and British Columbia
  • Meaning: "Protective shield bearer."
  • Meaning: Shooting star comet.
  • Meaning: Superdog's alias.
  • Meaning: a mountain range in western China that extends eastward from the Indian border for 1000 miles
  • Meaning: German surname meaning "cutter".
  • Meaning: From The Mountain
  • Meaning: From The Long Hill
  • Meaning: Popular recliner brand.
  • Meaning: Slavic diminutive form.
  • Meaning: (trademark) a child's plastic construction set for making mechanical models
  • Meaning: Bold leader
  • Meaning: monstrous sea creature symbolizing evil in the Old Testament
  • Meaning: Tea brand company.
  • Meaning: Free
  • Meaning: Lovable
  • Meaning: an obnoxious and foolish and loquacious talker
  • Meaning: Ill-Omened
  • Meaning: a hard crystalline metamorphic rock that takes a high polish; used for sculpture and as building material
  • Meaning: Creative fashion designer.
  • Meaning: almond paste and egg whites
  • Meaning: Family Of Matthew
  • Meaning: An enchanter and wise man in celtic mythology.
  • Meaning: minute two-winged mosquito-like fly lacking biting mouthparts; appear in dancing swarms especially near water
  • Meaning: Thick syrup.
  • Meaning: Lovable mischievous child.
  • Meaning: Sweet Italian wine.
  • Meaning: Seeking the truth.
  • Meaning: Beautiful, blessed, joyous.
  • Meaning: Kind To People
  • Meaning: Jimmy neutron, boy genius.
  • Meaning: informal terms for a human head
  • Meaning: New Object Oriented Programming
  • Meaning: Javascript in the backend.
  • Meaning: New; a star that suddenly releases a huge burst of energy, temporarily becoming extraordinarily bright.
  • Meaning: Chocolate hazelnut spread.
  • Meaning: East Indian tree widely cultivated in the tropics for its aromatic seed; source of two spices: nutmeg and mace
  • Meaning: a Greek epic poem (attributed to Homer) describing the journey of Odysseus after the fall of Troy
  • Meaning: Black Gemstone
  • Meaning: God Rule
  • Meaning: Roman household spirits of the pantry
  • Meaning: Little Page
  • Meaning: a strong-scented plant cultivated for its edible root
  • Meaning: shaped and dried dough made from flour and water and sometimes egg
  • Meaning: Lovely little one.
  • Meaning: Pepsi Cola is a trademarked cola
  • Meaning: Tiny peak/mountain.
  • Pip
    Meaning: a mark on a die or on a playing card (shape depending on the suit)
  • Meaning: nut of Mediterranean trees having an edible green kernel
  • Meaning: Italian open pie made of thin bread dough spread with a spiced mixture of e.g. tomato sauce and cheese
  • Meaning: an enclosed space
  • Meaning: the brightest star in Ursa Minor; at the end of the handle of the Little Dipper; the northern axis of the earth points toward it
  • Meaning: 11th President of the United States; his expansionism led to the Mexican War and the annexation of California and much of the southwest (1795-1849)
  • Meaning: Unknown, possibly invented.
  • Meaning: annual native to South America having underground stolons bearing edible starchy tubers; widely cultivated as a garden vegetable; vines are poisonous
  • Meaning: a mixture of potassium nitrate, charcoal, and sulfur in a 75:15:10 ratio which is used in gunnery, time fuses, and fireworks
  • Meaning: Little Plum
  • Meaning: a vulcanized rubber disk 3 inches in diameter that is used instead of a ball in ice hockey
  • Meaning: Cuddly, chubby person.
  • Meaning: Cheese
  • Meaning: Brave, loyal, strong.
  • Meaning: measuring instrument in which the echo of a pulse of microwave radiation is used to detect and locate distant objects
  • Meaning: From The Red Field
  • Meaning: Wife / Goddess Lakshmi
  • Meaning: Protector of the land.
  • Meaning: Abundant Blessings From Above
  • Ree
    Meaning: Short For Names Ending In REE Or RIE
  • Meaning: Advice, Rule
  • Meaning: "One who reviews"
  • Meaning: High hill settlement.
  • Meaning: Brave Ruler/Luxury
  • Meaning: Chocolate caramel candy.
  • Roo
    Meaning: Short for kangaroo
  • Meaning: Dark hair; a chess piece.
  • Meaning: "Famous warrior leader."
  • Meaning: Soda flavored beverage.
  • Meaning: Horse Protection
  • Meaning: "King's town" or "royal town"
  • Meaning: Russian origin/heritage.
  • Meaning: Knight, Mounted Warrior
  • Meaning: Lightsaber, a weapon in star wars.
  • Meaning: Cool.
  • Meaning: engagingly stimulating or provocative
  • Meaning: Space bounty hunter.
  • Meaning: type genus of the Sepiidae
  • Meaning: God Is Gracious
  • Meaning: Kind, auspicious
  • Meaning: a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
  • Meaning: a district in southwestern Manhattan noted for its shops and restaurants and galleries and artist's lofts
  • Meaning: an acrobatic feat in which the feet roll over the head (either forward or backward) and return
  • Meaning: large sour-tasting arrowhead-shaped leaves used in salads and sauces
  • Soy
    Meaning: thin sauce made of fermented soy beans
  • Meaning: (plural) optical instrument consisting of a frame that holds a pair of lenses for correcting defective vision
  • Meaning: Unknown, possibly nickname.
  • Meaning: as much as a spoon will hold
  • Meaning: a male deer, especially an adult male red deer
  • Meaning: Type Of Songbird
  • Meaning: Vodka brand name.
  • Sue
    Meaning: Lily
  • Meaning: a Japanese form of wrestling; you lose if you are forced out of a small ring or if any part of your body (other than your feet) touches the ground
  • Meaning: From The South Town
  • Meaning: an elemental being believed to inhabit the air
  • Meaning: a thick sweet sticky liquid
  • Meaning: Classic Mexican tortilla-based food
  • Meaning: a larval frog or toad
  • Meaning: "Noble, prosperous, fortunate"
  • Meaning: "Noble, wise leader"
  • Meaning: Big.
  • Meaning: Protector of the King.
  • Meaning: Golden Brown
  • Meaning: vacuum flask that preserves temperature of hot or cold drinks
  • Meaning: as much as a thimble will hold
  • Meaning: a drink in honor of or to the health of a person or event
  • Meaning: cheeselike food made of curdled soybean milk
  • Meaning: Magical shape-shifter.
  • Meaning: creamy chocolate candy
  • Meaning: the lowest brass wind instrument
  • Meaning: overturn accidentally
  • Meaning: Thunder
  • Meaning: a medium brown to dark-brown color
  • Meaning: People Of The Mountain
  • Meaning: Italian city.
  • Meaning: a reeling sensation; a feeling that you are about to fall
  • Meaning: Alive
  • Meaning: "Victory over tyranny"
  • Meaning: Tiny, small, petite, wee
  • Meaning: Small Bird
  • Meaning: the act of wiggling
  • Meaning: Mysterious, magical creature.
  • Meaning: "Joyful warrior" (or "Joyful fighter")
  • Meaning: noisy talk
  • Meaning: Loves to eat.
  • Meaning: a custard-like food made from curdled milk
  • Meaning: Lily
  • Meaning: Defender of men in greek.
  • Zee
    Meaning: the 26th letter of the Roman alphabet
  • Meaning: God remembers/remembrance.
  • Meaning: A bluish-white metallic element.
  • Meaning: a fastener for locking together two toothed edges by means of a sliding tab
  • Meaning: Demonic gatekeeper spirit.

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