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110 Girl Dog Names with Meaning

Find the best female pet name by browsing our list of dog names with meaning.

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  • Gazelle (Small, slender, and dainty, like the antelope)
  • Jet (Quick and swift, just like a jet)
  • Juno (The most important goddess of the Roman state, wife of Jupiter)
  • Millie (German for “labor” or “strength”)
  • Tick (A small parasite that sucks blood)
  • Xerxes (Persian king; also known as Xerxes the Great)
  • Hershey (Sweet and Brown, just like the chocolate)
  • Pup (Young dog; short for “puppy”)
  • Dahlia (If your pup has a flowery personality, this is a great name.)
  • Desert (Worthiness or entitlement to reward or punishment)
  • Quark (A dog that is able to roll into a tiny ball)
  • Kiesha (Means “aliv e and well”)
  • Dozer (A dog who bulldozes everything (or anything))
  • Dandelion (A pesky weed of the daisy family)
  • Gertrude (Means “spear maiden”)
  • Dino (Short for “dinosaur”)
  • Jade (Bad-tempered or disreputable female)
  • Sabre (A very sharp bladeDuplex Something made up of two parts)
  • Sprite (An elf or fairy)
  • Tyle (Means “tile maker”)
  • Zypher (A soft or gentle breeze)
  • Eagle (Possessing keen senses)
  • Skye (Female name of Norse origin meaning “cloud”)
  • Teddy (Means “gift of God” amy also refer to anything soft and fluffy, like the Teddy Bear)
  • Jayla (American name for a girl)
  • Granite (Something very hard and impenetrable)
  • Shell (Can be short for “Shelly” or “Shelley”)
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  • Sharpie (Cunning and sly)
  • Reba (Hebrew for “to tie”)
  • Taz (As in the Tazmanian Devil.)
  • Papaya (A tropical fruit shaped like an elongated melon)
  • Dakota (Great and unbeatable fighter)
  • Ticker (Anything or something that ticks, like a watch or the heart)
  • Fargo (Does your dog love the snow? This is a great name for a snow dog.)
  • Maple (A popular tree; flavor of maple syrup or maple sugar)
  • Solomon (Very wise)
  • Zulu (A member of a South African people)
  • Opal (A gemstone of varying colors)
  • Termite (An insect that feeds on wood)
  • Jewell (Variation of “jewel”, a precious stone)
  • Mojo (Magical charm or spell)
  • Jezebel (This could be a naughty doggie.)
  • Parable (A simple story used to illustrate a moral or spiritual lesson)
  • Matthias (This is the name of the Disciple who replaced Judas Iscariot.)
  • Dandy (Stylish, neat, and fashionable in appearance)
  • Suki (Female name which means “to like” in Japanese)
  • Starlight (The light that is emitted by stars)
  • Phoenix (A dog that is uniquely remarkable in some respect)
  • Spigs (Something that is very big)
  • Gideon (Hebrew for “mighty warrior”)
  • Pique (Stimulates interest or curiosity)
  • Iris (Another name for a dog with a flowery personality.)
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  • Cusp (An end where two curves meet)
  • Sabine (Female name of Latin origin)
  • Ophelia (Greek for “help” or “aid”)
  • Spirit (Otherwise known as the “soul”)
  • Komet (Variation of “comet”, celestial object)
  • Mya (Greek for “mother” or “great one”)
  • Guinevere (The beautiful wife of King Arthur and mistress of Lancelot)
  • Ishtar (Babylonian and Assyrian goddess of love and war)
  • Kai (rejoice)
  • Juniper (An evergreen shrub or tree)
  • Donatella (The first name of a very successful Italian fashion designer)
  • Dumpster (Trash receptacle)
  • Dylan (A Welsh male name)
  • Exodus (Mass departure)
  • Gadget (Go Go Gadget.)
  • Cricket (That little insect that makes a characteristic rhythmical chirping sound)
  • Stavos (Name for an elegant male dog)
  • Eskimo (Inhabitants of the circumpolar region)
  • Lime (Can be a white caustic alkaline substance or a rounded citrus fruit)
  • Nike (Not the shoe company, the Greek goddess of victory!)
  • Kira (Male name that means “dark” in Gaelic)
  • Miko (A female shaman or priestess)
  • Cupcake (Small, colorful, and sweet cakes)
  • Pudding (I think of chocolate pudding and a chocolate colored dog.)
  • Sprinkles (Another sweet name for a sweet dog. Perhaps your pup has unusual spots.)
  • Karma (Destiny or fate)
  • Prophet (Speaker for God or a deity)
  • Isis (Greek goddess of fertility)
  • Suede (For a dog with unusual coloring.)
  • Dragon (A fire-breathing mythical monster)
  • Shiloh (The historic site of a major Civil War battle in Tennessee)
  • Pink (A feminine color between red and white)
  • Marshmellow (The white puffy confection roasted over a campfire)
  • Gasper (Slang for cigarette)
  • Flint (Cold-hearted)
  • Monster (Of extraordinary and daunting size)
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  • Ivory (An off-white color that resembles the material of the same name)
  • Yonder (Refers to the far distance)
  • Tass (To play with)
  • Lilac (A dainty flower of pale pinkish-violet color)
  • Gia (Short for “Giana”, “Giada”, “Gian”)
  • Fudgey (Soft and sweet)
  • Loki (A mischievous and sometimes evil god)
  • Dante ( ’ Latin for “enduring” or “obstinate”)
  • Daze (A dog who gets people in a state of stunned confusion or bewilderment)
  • Koi (There is something fishy about this name, but I just can’t put my finger on it.)
  • Funky (The 60s term for “cool”)
  • Topaz (For a dog with dark yellow fur, just like the precious stone)
  • Nikita (Greek name for “unconquered”)
  • Tobiah (Hebrew word for “God is good”)
  • Rayne (Female name that means “queen” in French)
  • Genevieve (Means “woman of the people” (rather, “woman of the dogs”))
  • Reiko (Female name that means “courteous child” in Japanese)
  • Spencer (Means “someone who gives out goods”)
  • Dauntless (Brave, fearless, and bold)
  • Taffy (Chewy candy that is similar to toffee)
  • Giselle (German for “hostage” or “pledge”)
  • Jello (Jelly-like and sweet)