130 Dutch Names For Your Dog

If you just welcomed a new dog into your life and home, congrats to you both! You've likely done the research and have your home properly prepared to welcome your new companion, so now for the fun part — picking a name. Whether you have a Dutch breed, or just appreciate the names for the way they sound, choosing a Dutch name can make a unique moniker for your special pet.

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If delightful puns like Muttger Hauer and Shreddie Van Halen are too ridiculous to yell across the dog park, check out this list of 130 dignified Dutch names for the new dog in your life.

Male Dutch names

  • Aart
  • Adlar
  • Andries
  • Barend — bear
  • Bastiaan
  • Brecht
  • Bram
  • Caspar
  • Daan
  • Dael
  • Dehaan
  • Diederik
  • Dries
  • Egbert
  • Fabian
  • Fedde — peace
  • Filibert
  • Freek
  • Gijs
  • Gustaaf
  • Haghen
  • Henrick
  • Herman
  • Hildebrand
  • Hubert
  • Ignaas
  • Imrich
  • Jacobin
  • Jayden
  • Kaj
  • Kornel
  • Kyler
  • Lars
  • Liam
  • Lieve — beloved, dear
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  • Luc
  • Manfred
  • Martijn
  • Mert
  • Niek
  • Olaf
  • Otto
  • Pauwels
  • Pepijn
  • Piet
  • Quinten
  • Rembrandt
  • Riikaard
  • Roel
  • Rutger
  • Ruud
  • Sern
  • Sjaak
  • Sjef
  • Stijn
  • Sven
  • Teun
  • Thijs
  • Tygo
  • Urian
  • Viggo
  • Vincent
  • Wilbert
  • Wolter
  • Yorik

Female Dutch names

  • Alene
  • Amira
  • Anouk
  • Aylin — moon halo
  • Babette
  • Betje
  • Carolien
  • Chiara
  • Ciel
  • Dagmar
  • Demi
  • Diantha
  • Edda
  • Elin
  • Esme
  • Faye
  • Feline
  • Femke — peace
  • Fenna
  • Floortje — little flower
  • Gerdi
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  • Greet
  • Hanne
  • Hedy
  • Ilse
  • Imke
  • Inge
  • Jasmijn
  • Jette
  • Kaatje
  • Klara
  • Laila
  • Lina
  • Lise
  • Livia
  • Lotte
  • Madelon
  • Marij
  • Maud
  • Merel
  • Miep
  • Mila
  • Minke
  • Nena
  • Nika
  • Nikita
  • Prisca
  • Reza
  • Roos
  • Saar
  • Salma
  • Sanne
  • Sofietje
  • Sylvie
  • Tamar
  • Tess
  • Thirza
  • Truus
  • Tryne
  • Ursula
  • Vera
  • Wilhelmina
  • Xandra
  • Yasmin
  • Zuzanna

For more dog name inspiration

You want to make sure you give your dog a name that you will love for a lifetime. Take your time and choose carefully; your pup will thank you! For even more doggy naming inspiration, check out these helpful lists below!