It is a sobering thought-if you have come to this website for dog name ideas, then you probably already have a dog. Naming your dog is a big question-one that you should not take lightly. And that is precisely why we have started this website. Here you will find hundreds of thousands of dog names based on characteristics, personality, gender and color. In the following guide, we will be covering unique male dog names from A-Z with at least 3-5 unique male dog names for each letter of the alphabet. That is over a hundred different names for you to choose from for your furry friend!
1. A-Male dog names from A
This is a great unique name suitable for a large male dog. It is a Greek word that means ‘Change’.
Ajay is an Indian masculine name which means ‘unsurpassed’, ‘victorious’ or ‘invincible’.
The meaning of this male dog name is son of Anne or son of God.
Ahanu is a Native American name which means ‘he laughs’.
Ace is a great dog name and it means one who excels.
2. B- Male dog names from B
We all know that this one means ‘thief’.
Broc is an old Celtic word that means low, dirty fellow.
Bouda could originate from Boudislav-boudi which means to awaken and ‘slav’ which means glory.
This one originates from Braylyn which can also be used for female dogs. It means from the lake or layer of brick.
Calm, particular about details.
3. C-Male dog names from C
This is a beautiful male dog name for a dog with blue-gray eyes.
Celtic or Irish name for ‘battler/fighter’.
Informal name for one who chomps.
German variant of Kerbi which means village with church.
4. D-male dog names from D
German variation of Dahl. English meaning of Dallin means proud.
African origin. In Nigerian, Diji means farmer.
5. E-unique male dog names from E
Efren is a Hebrew name which means Doubly fruitful
Egyptian name which means mystical, mysterious or having psychic powers.
Greek for darkness or shadow.
6. F-dog names for your male dog from F
Spanish name that means ‘fenced pasture’.
This is a Polish name with origin in Felix. It means lucky.
7. G-male dog names with G
This is a French name which means promise, pledge or ‘a dare’ or risk.
Frodo’s best friend from Lord of the Rings. It means simple or half wise.
This is an Irish boy name meaning Mastiff.
8. H-name of male dogs with H
Dark God of the Underworld
The blind God in Norse mythology.
Inspired by J.D Salinger’s novel. This is also Gwyneth Paltrow’s dog’s name.
Dutch word for dog.
9. I- names for male dogs from I
This Russian name means warrior of Peace or Norse God of fertility
Celtic/Russian/Slavic or Italian origin, meaning yew or God is gracious.
Scottish for Gift from God.
10. J-names for male dogs from J
Roman God of beginnings
African for elegance (Jamal) or handsome (Jamar)
Muslim word for the ‘world’.
11. K-male dog names with K
God of Darkness-from Egyptian
Slavic from kresi-which means to spark or light and mir meaning peace.
12. L-name for your male dog from L
Scottish or Gaelic lagan which means hollow.
Hebrew origin meaning white
French for Lion
13. M-male dog names from M
Sea chief or defender of the sea
Dutch for ‘from Mars’
Murphy is derived from Murchadh which means sea warrior
Famous from Harry Potter books-a person with no magical skills.
14. N- Male dog names from N
The word Nom means ‘name’ or short form for No Offence Meant
Latin word for holy, sacred
Short for Nathaniel which means Gift from Hebrew God El
English meaning of Noman is admonition
15. O-male dog names with letter O
Rising in the sky
German for noble and bear like.
Greek word ‘to smell’.
16. P-male dog names with P
Ideal name for a small, tiny dog
Gorilla/military or marine/soldier
Beacon to guide sailors
Spring on the hind legs like a horse
17. Q- dog names with Q
Silver grey like mercury
Armor for the thigh
Derived from German word for cake (kuchen)
18. R-male dog names from R
German name for mighty, strong
Norse name for roe deer or wood
19. S-Male dog names with letter S
This is a fine grey, green rock.
Fighter or wrestler
This popular name has Italian origin and means savior.
Detective or one who snoops or pries.
20. T-Male dog names with T
Taz could be Arabic, Australian or Chinese. It means jewel.
Toby is short for Tobias and has several meanings like highway robbery or road.
21. U-male dog names from U
Spanish for one
Uriah Heep is a famous Dickens character. Also means ‘God is my Light’ in Hebrew.
Uther is the father of King Arthur and is derived from Welsh ‘terrible’.
Ugo is found in many languages including Spanish, Italian and Nigerian. In Italian it means mind or intellect.
This is a popular German name and it means noble heritage or rich and powerful.
22.V-male dog names from V
Alder tree grove or flourishing, or spring like.
Slavic origin. Vaclav was a saint
Short for Vincent which is a very popular name. It means conqueror.
23. W- names for male dogs from W
It means wagon driver.
24. X-names for male dogs starting with letter X
Hero among rulers
Spanish/Arabic origin which means bright, splendid, new house
Short for Alexander
25. Y- male dog names from Y
Hebrew name meaning Yahweh is gracious.
Arabic meaning rich
Greek form of St. John
This word is found in many languages and cultures including Russian, Japanese, Korean etc. It means light of God.
26. Z-male dog names from Z
Gift from God-having Hebrew meaning.
Hebrew origin and derived from Isaac. It means remembrance of the Lord.
Yiddish name meaning Blessed.