375 Inspiring Indian & Hindu Names For Your Dog

India is the second largest country in Asia. With a population of 1.35 billion people, the land that brings us Bollywood and the Taj Mahal also comes with endless inspiration for doggy names! From Indian cities to Hindu temples, your dog has the pick of the litter when it comes to unique names inspired by Indian culture.

Indian names for girl dogs.

  • Additri
  • Aaryahi
  • Adah
  • Advika
  • Ahana
  • Alisha
  • Anaya
  • Anika
  • Anvi
  • Aradhya
  • Bhavya
  • Charvi
  • Drishya
  • Eva
  • Hrishita
  • Inaaya
  • Ira
  • Jivika
  • Jiya
  • Kashvi
  • Kavya
  • Keya
  • Khushi
  • Kiara
  • Mahika
  • Mishti
  • Myra
  • Navya
  • Pari
  • Parinaaz
  • Pihu
  • Prisha
  • Riya
  • Saanvi
  • Samaira
  • Sana
  • Sara
  • Shanaya
  • Siya
  • Tanya
  • Tara
  • Tiya
  • Vanya
  • Vardaniya
  • Vedika
  • Vrittka
  • Yashvi
  • Zara

Indian names for boy dogs.

  • Aarav
  • Aarush
  • Aayush
  • Advik
  • Akarsh
  • Arnav
  • Aniruddh
  • Bhavin
  • Chirag
  • Darshit
  • Devansh
  • Dhruv
  • Divit
  • Divyansh
  • Eshan
  • Faiyaz
  • Gurkiran
  • Hansh
  • Harikiran
Portrait Of Man With Dog Standing Against Sky
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  • Himmat
  • Hiran
  • Indrajit
  • Indranil
  • Jayesh
  • Kiaan
  • Lakshit
  • Lakshay
  • Madhup
  • Mitul
  • Neerav
  • Nishith
  • Ojas
  • Pranay
  • Priyansh
  • Rachit
  • Reyansh
  • Ranbir
  • Rohan
  • Sahil
  • Samar
  • Shaan
  • Shlok
  • Shray
  • Shreyas
  • Tushar
  • Uthkarsh
  • Vaibhav
  • Vihaan
  • Vivaan
  • Yakshit
People gathering together celebrating a Holi party in the outdoor with happiness expressions and covered with vivid colors.
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Gender neutral Indian names for dogs.

  • Aad
  • Abhaya
  • Aftan
  • Agamani
  • Agan
  • Agharid
  • Akasa
  • Akhilarka
  • Albel
  • Alopa
  • Arsha
  • Ashwany
  • Askarya
  • Atavika
  • Avarna
  • Avika
  • Baka
  • Bala
  • Baldeep
  • Barinder
  • Barjinder
  • Bharpoor
  • Bhavdeep
  • Bilwa
  • Bivadi
  • Caitanya
  • Candramohan
  • Chag
  • Chaila
  • Chainpreet
  • Chairal
  • Chaitali
  • Chakrit
  • Chanchal
  • Chanchala
  • Chand
  • Chandira
  • Charu
  • Charul
  • Chathurya
  • Chayanika
  • Chellam
  • Chitleen
  • Dadhichi
  • Dahana
  • Dalbir
  • Daruka
  • Deva
  • Dilber
  • Ekam
  • Gahana
  • Geet
  • Ghar
  • Ghasi
  • Gialeen
  • Girisha
  • Gopi
  • Guddu
  • Gugu
  • Gunjana
  • Gunjas
  • Gurchet
  • Gurchet
  • Gurdeep
  • Hansa
  • Harjot
  • Harmeet
  • Harsha
  • Himaadri
  • Homakala
  • Homashala
  • Jasbeer
  • Jashmir
  • Jaspinder
  • Jaspreet
  • Jehan
  • Joost
Group of happy Indian boys playing holi, desert village, India
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  • Kadal
  • Kahali
  • Kanak
  • Kanan
  • Keerti
  • Krishna
  • Kusuma
  • Lahari
  • Lochan
  • Lord shiva
  • Maardava
  • Madhu
  • Manasie
  • Manat
  • Manavdeep
  • Manijit
  • Manpreet
  • Manvi
  • Nehal
  • Nek
  • Nij
  • Nimay
  • Noshi
  • Odika
  • Padman
  • Pajika
  • Pani
  • Para
  • Parul
  • Perani
Dancing women
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  • Petva
  • Ponnada
  • Pre
  • Puneeth
  • Puran
  • Purna
  • Rajasi
  • Ranjan
  • Rathi
  • Rema
  • Riti
  • Hoshan
  • Rudra
  • Sadhna
  • Sahoj
  • Samin
  • Samit
  • Shveta
  • Soma
  • Sonam
  • Sonary
  • Sutra
  • Taaj
  • Tanmaya
  • Tuli
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Punjabi names for dogs.

  • Abinash
  • Agampreet
  • Ajaib
  • Ajaipal
  • Ajeet
  • Akal
  • Akal Keerat
  • Akaldeep
  • Akalijot
  • Akalnivas
  • Akalsharan
  • Akalsukh
  • Akas
  • Amanbir
  • Amandeep
  • Amandev
  • Amanjeet
  • Amanpal
  • Amanpreet
  • Amar
  • Chintan
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  • Gurleen
  • Gurman
  • Gurneet
  • Hardev
  • Harkirat
  • Ishpreet
  • Jaskaran
  • Jasleen
  • Kartar
  • Keerat
  • Manmeet
  • Navdeep
  • Omaha
  • Sukhbir
  • Tegbir
  • Veer

Hindu names for dogs.

  • Agni
  • Aja
  • Balarma
  • Bhima
  • Brahma
  • Ganesha
  • Ishan
  • Jai
  • Kalki
  • Kami
  • Kurma
  • Matsya
  • Pashupti
Representations of gods, Sri Meenakshi Sundareshwarar temple, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, South India, India
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  • Rama
  • Ratri
  • Rudra
  • Sarama
  • Shasti
  • Shiva
  • Shoolin
  • Sita
  • Vamana
  • Varaha
  • Vayu
  • Vigneshwara
  • Vishnu
Laxminarayan Hindu Temple in Delhi, India.
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Tamil names for dogs.

  • Abhinithi
  • Abhisri
  • Anjan
  • Anjaneya
  • Ashwina
  • Balu
  • Balvant
  • Chandra
  • Chenna
  • Chhavi
  • Deema
  • Devan
  • Eila
  • Elango
  • Erina
  • Fareeha
  • Fatima
Tamil women plucking tea leaves on plantation, Ceylon
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  • Fenil
  • Gajanan
  • Gayan
  • Girinath
  • Girish
  • Girisha
  • Habiba
  • Hirish
  • Ijay
  • Indumukhi
  • Inesh
  • Jadathi
  • Jalesh
  • Kirpan
  • Lalitha
  • Leena
  • Lolita
  • Malasri
  • Malik
  • Molina
  • Moshika
  • Namana
  • Narene
  • Ori
  • Oviya
  • Pari
  • Perumal
  • Poornima
  • Rubina
  • Ruchi
  • Sadeepan
  • Sarada
  • Saravanan
  • Taneesh
  • Tanisha
Rava Dosa (Dosai) a typical South Indian food, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
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  • Udayan
  • Urmika
  • Urshita
  • Uthira
  • Vidita
  • Yasmin
  • Yugan
  • Zarina
  • Zeena

Bollywood names for dogs.

  • Bachchan (Amitabh Bachchan)
  • Kapoor (Ranbir Kapoor)
  • Kareena (Kareena Kapoor)
Kareena Kapoor
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  • Khan (Shah Rukh Khan)
  • Kumar (Akshay Kumar)
  • Padukone (Deepika Padukone)
  • Priyanka (Priyanka Chopra)
  • Salman (Salman Khan)

Dog names inspired by Indian cities.

  • Agra
  • Bengaluru
  • Bhopal
  • Chennai
  • Jaipur
  • Kanpur
  • Kolkata
  • Lucknow
  • Mumbai
  • New Delhi
  • Patna
  • Pune
  • Surat
Taj Mahal
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Do you still need inspiration for your new pet's name?

Indian inspiration is endless but if you're looking for even more ideas look no further! Check out these lists of more unique dog names. You'll be sure to find the perfect persona for your pooch.