220 Irish Names Your Dog Would Be Lucky To Have

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Ireland is a country rich in history and heritage. Plus, there's a lot of cool pop culture references that come from the green country providing dog owners with great material for puppy names! Bring the luck of the Irish to your precious pup with one of these fun Irish names.

Irish names for boy dogs.

  • Aidan
  • Beacan
  • Bono
  • Brayden
  • Brendan
  • Brian
  • Brody
  • Cashel
  • Cian
  • Colin
  • Collins
  • Conan
  • Conor/Connor
  • Cormac
  • Cullen
  • Darren
  • Davey
  • Declan
  • Desmond
  • Donnelly
  • Donovan
  • Doyle
  • Duff
  • Eamon
  • Finn
  • Finnegan
  • Finnley
  • Flannery
  • Flynn
  • Gallagher
  • Grady
  • Griffin
  • Kane
  • Kevin
  • Kian
  • Kieran
  • Killian
  • Kirby
  • Liam
  • Lucky
  • McDougal
  • McErnie
  • Milligan
  • Niall
  • Patrick
  • Peterson
  • Pierce
  • Rhys
  • Ronan
  • Roy
  • Seamus
  • Sullivan
  • Troy
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Irish names for girl dogs.

  • Aednat
  • Aine
  • Aisling
  • Alannah
  • Annabella
  • Aoife
  • Bevin
  • Bidelia
  • Breena
  • Brianna
  • Breana
  • Bridget
  • Brigid
  • Cadie
  • Cailin
  • Cara
  • Carrigan
  • Carys
  • Ciara
  • Clare
  • Clodagh
  • Cordelia
  • Deirdre
  • Eileen
  • Eimear
  • Emlyn
  • Erin
  • Fiadh
  • Fiona
  • Fionnula
  • Glenda
  • Gráinne
  • Iona
  • Kayleigh
  • Keeva
  • Keira
  • Kennedy
  • Kiara
  • Kira
  • Kyla
  • Kylee
  • Lana
  • Lia
  • Madigan
  • Maeve
  • Makenzie
  • McKenna
  • Megan
  • Mirren
  • Moly
  • Moira
  • Muriel
  • Nessa
  • Niamh
  • Nora
  • Orla
  • Reagan
  • Róisín
  • Rosalyn
  • Rose
  • Rosie
  • Rylee
  • Saoirse
  • Shanna
  • Shannon
  • Sheena
  • Sheila
  • Sinead
  • Sybil
  • Tamsin
  • Tara
  • Tierney
  • Úna

Gender neutral Irish names for dogs.

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  • Brady
  • Braiden
  • Brennan
  • Brodie
  • Casey
  • Cassidy
  • Cody
  • Corey
  • Delaney
  • Devin/Devyn
  • Dillon
  • Duffy
  • Dwayne (That's right, this name is available for all in Ireland!)
  • Emmett
  • Fallon
  • Goldie
  • Keegan
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  • Kelly
  • Logan
  • Meyers
  • Murphy
  • Nolan
  • Paddy
  • Pat
  • Payton/Peyton
  • Rory
  • Rowan/Rowen
  • Sean
  • Shane
  • Shaun
  • Sloan/Sloane
  • Teagan

Badass Irish dog names.

  • Bailey
  • D.B. (Short for Dark Beer)
  • Guinness
  • McBadass
  • McGregor (Named after the ruthless MMA fighter, Conor McGregor)
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  • Shandy (A popular Irish drink that mixes beer with a soft drink)
  • Whiskey

Creative Irish dog names.

  • Beefy (Short for Corn beef)
  • Boxty (A traditional Irish pancake)
  • Cabbage
  • Castle (The island is covered in them!)
  • Celt
  • Charm
  • Clover
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  • Coin
  • Dagda (A god of Irish mythology)
  • Emerald
  • Fin MacCool (We didn't even make this one up. Fin MacCool is a character from Irish legend. Amazing)
  • Gael (Short for Gaelic)
  • Greeny
  • Hilly (Ireland is known for its endless rolling hills)
  • Ireland
  • Irish
  • Lamb
  • Leprechaun
  • LOTI (Luck of the Irish)
  • Lucky
  • Lush
  • McMarsh (A salute to Ireland's lush landscape and a nod to those tasty cereal marshmallows)
  • O'Connor
  • POG (Pot of Gold)
  • Potato
  • Puca (A creature of Irish folklore)
  • Pub
  • Rainbow
  • Republic
  • Saint

Dog names inspired by Irish cities and towns.

  • Blarney
  • Burren
  • Connemara
  • Cork
  • Donegal
  • Dublin
  • Ennis
  • Galway
  • Kilkenny
  • Killarney
  • Limerick (Or Limmy for short)
  • Moher
  • Wexford

Irish dog names inspired by pop culture.

  • Boondock (Based on the film The Boondock Saints)
  • Bono
  • Brosnan (Pierce Brosnan)
  • Byrne (Gabriel Byrne)
  • Enya
  • Farrell (Colin Farrell)
  • Fassbender (Michael Fassbender)
  • MacManus (The last name of the infamous Boondock Saints brothers)
  • Neeson (Liam Neeson)
  • O'Dowd (Chris O'Dowd)
  • O'Hara (Maureen O'Hara)
  • Van or Morrison (Van Morrison)
  • Wilde (Oscar Wilde, a native Irishman)

If you're looking for even more creative doggy names, check out these lists below!

Pets are like our children. We love them, care for them, and we get to dress them up in adorable outfits — if that's a thing we feel like doing! So it's extra important that we take time to find the perfect name that reflects our new pet's personality and potential. Naming can be hard, which is why we've gathered nine pet-naming techniques to find the perfect fit, as well as assembled a handful of our most beloved lists of pet names!