74 Popular German Shepherd Dog Names

By Briana Hansen

German Shepherds are known for being wonderful, intelligent, and particularly protective pups. With their massive size and incredible training ability, they make for pretty great furry superheroes. So if you're thinking of getting one of these dogs or have a friend who wants a perfectly badass name to go along with their new impressive pup, here are a list of several fun name choices to consider.

Beautiful Young Brown German Shepherd Dog
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For Your Fella

  • Napoleon
  • Apollo
  • Thor
  • Zeus
  • Poseidon
  • Creed
  • Rocky
  • Sparta
  • Xerxes
  • Aries
  • Hercules
  • Sport
  • Kaiser
  • George
  • Atlas
  • Sirius
  • Orion
  • Boris
  • Gary
  • Abraham
  • Titan
  • Leonidas
  • Goliath
  • Harley
  • Karl
  • Otto
German Shepherd Puppy
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For Your Lady

  • Xena
  • Helga
  • Athena
  • Angel
  • Alexis
  • Nikita
  • Roxy
  • Opal
  • Diana
  • Raven
  • Mystique
  • Kara
  • Selena
  • Heidi
  • Gloria
  • Minerva
  • Hippolyta
  • Batgirl
  • Shiva
  • Maya
  • Kamala
  • Autumn
  • Katana
  • Claudia
  • Gretel
  • Hildegard
young purebreed alsatian dog in park
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For Fraus Or Herrs

  • Scout
  • Shadow
  • Scout
  • Lexus
  • Champ
  • Santana
  • Hammer
  • Matrix
  • Sting
  • Hunter
  • Einstein
Schaeferhund läuft Wiese
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For Your Consideration

  • Licksly Knope
  • Frau Flopsy
  • Dog Draper
  • Herr Bones
  • Angela Barkle
  • Goethe Boy
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Pup
  • Johann Sebastian Bark
  • Johannes Gutenboy
  • Chancellor Chewy Von Treaterson
  • Christoph Pawz