Found or adopted your dog this winter and looking for a name? A name is a significant part of a dog’s personality. A name can have meaning or it can tell a story about the pet. Where and when it was found can have an impact, so picking a similarly as impacting name is essential.
We’ve compiled a list of wintery names for your pup based off of the weather, popular winter locations, meaningful winter terms, and more.
Want more ideas? Check our Ultimate Guide to Naming Your Dog. Get ideas based on your dog’s breed, hair color, personality, and even your hobbies.
List of Winter-inspired Dog Names
An alphabetical list of wintery names for your dog.
- Alba – bright white
- Aubin – French for “snow”
- Bianca – means white
- Blanc – French for white
- Cortina – Ski Resort
- Demi – Short for Demeter
- Eirwen – Means “white as snow”
- Garnet – January birthstone
- Himesh – Hindi for “Snow King”
- Jay – winter bird
- Juneau – Capital of Alaska
- Lucia – Saint of Christmas
- Lumi – Finnish for “snow’
- Nevada – Means “snowfall”
- Neve – Latin for “snow”
- Olwen – means “white footprint”
- Paloma – Means “dove”
- Robin – A winter bird
- Santos – Latin for saint
- Vail – Ski resort
- Wren – A winter bird
More Dog Name Ideas
Looking for a dog name but want more than a winter focus? Here are some more ideas:
- Football – teams, stadiums, mascots, coaches, players
Uncommon Names for Dogs
Looking for something out of the ordinary? Check out these names!
Name Your Dog Based on Personality Traits
- Big Personalities
- Cute or Beautiful
- Not So Smart
- Small dogs
Cool Dog Names
Looking for a cool name for your pup?
Ideas for Names by Hair Color