Nautical dog names: 400+ Ideas for Female and Male Dogs

Finding nautical names for female, male dogs is not an easy task. Discover best and funny nautical dog names: Skipper, Captain, Splash, Stripes …

There are countless terms that refer to topics nautical , but we have narrowed them down to list only those that would make a great dog name

Exploring nautical dog names is not only fun, it can be educational.  Names on this list are perfect for those who love the water, boat, fish, sun and surf, enjoy fishing or boating.

A list of dog names inspired by beach and ocean. Here is the ultimate list of nautical dog names for your male or female puppy.

Best nautical dog names

  • Matey
  • Skipper
  • Ahab
  • Atlantis
  • Bikini
  • Clipper
  • Commander
  • Fisher
  • Nemo
  • Poseidon
  • Surfer
  • Zale
  • Admiral
  • Ahoy
  • Anchor
  • Astern
  • Arctic
  • Bailer
  • Henry
  • Helm
dog names inspired by beach and ocean

Nautical dog names with “A”

  • Adirondack
  • Admiral
  • Ahab
  • Ahoy
  • Alee
  • Alpha
  • Anchor
  • Anka
  • Annie
  • Apex
  • Aqua
  • Arctic
  • Ariel
  • Armada
  • Astern
  • Atlantic
  • Atlantis
  • Awning

Nautical dog names with “B”

  • Bahama
  • Bailer
  • Bait
  • Baleen
  • Ballast
  • Baltic
  • Banyan
  • Barge
  • Barnacle
  • Barque(or bark)
  • Barrel man
  • Bass
  • Batten
  • Battleship
  • Bay
  • Bay liner
  • Bayou
  • Beach
  • Beachy
  • Beacon
  • Beam
  • Bear
  • Bearing
  • Beaufort
  • Bell
  • Bennington
  • Bermuda
  • Berth
  • BH(for “boathouse”)
  • Bight
  • Bikini
  • Billy Budd
  • Bimini
  • Biminis
  • Binnacle
  • Bitsy
  • Bitt
  • Black Beard
  • Bligh
  • Block
  • Blue
  • Bluto
  • Boat
  • Boat Boy
  • Boatwright
  • Bob
  • Botfly
  • Bobstay
  • Boom
  • Boomer
  • Boomkin
  • Bo-po (for “boat police”)
  • Bosun
  • Bounty
  • Bow
  • Bower
  • Bowers
  • Bowie
  • Bowman
  • Bravo
  • Breezy
  • Bridge
  • Brig
  • Bubbles
  • Buckeye
  • Bugeye
  • Bulkhead
  • Bulwark
  • Bunker
  • Buoy
  • Burgee
  • Busy Bee
Nautical boy dog names
Nautical boy dog names

Nautical dog names with “C”

  • Cadet
  • Canal
  • Canoe
  • Captain
  • Captain
  • Hookor
  • Hook
  • Carena
  • Cargo
  • Castaway
  • Catalina
  • Catamaran
  • Catch
  • Catfish
  • Cattail
  • Chaise
  • Chaparral
  • Checkmate
  • Chris Craft
  • Chocks
  • Cleat
  • Cliff
  • Clinton
  • Clipper
  • Club
  • Coast(or Coastal)
  • Cocktail
  • Columbus
  • Commodore
  • Commander
  • Commodore
  • Compass
  • Convoy
  • Cooler
  • Coral
  • Corinthian
  • Corona
  • Corporal
  • Corsair
  • Corvette
  • Cottage
  • Crab
  • Crew
  • Crewler
  • Cringle
  • Crosswind
  • Crownline
  • Cruise
  • Cruiser
  • Cutter
  • Cutty

Nautical dog names with “D”

  • Davit
  • Decker
  • Decky
  • DelMar
  • Destroyer
  • Detour
  • Dinghy
  • Dingy
  • Diver
  • Doc
  • Dock
  • Dodger
  • Dora
  • Dory
  • Drifter
  • Duck
  • Dunkie
Nautical girl dog names
Nautical girl dog names

Nautical dog names with “E”

  • Ed Helms
  • Elgin
  • Elni No
  • Ensign
  • Erie
  • Escape
  • Express

Nautical dog names with “F”

  • Farragut
  • Fender
  • Ferry
  • Fiddly
  • Fin
  • FirstMate
  • Fish
  • Fisher
  • Fishery
  • Flip-Flop
  • Flipper
  • Float
  • Floats
  • Flotsam
  • Flounder
  • Forest
  • Freedom
  • FriendSHIP
  • Frigate

Nautical dog names with “G”

  • Gaffs
  • Gallant
  • Galleon
  • Galley
  • Gary
  • Gill
  • Gilligan
  • Goose
  • Grog
  • Guard
  • Gunner
  • Gunter
  • Guppy
Nautical puppy names
Nautical puppy names

Nautical dog names with “H”

  • Halliard
  • Hammerhead
  • Hank
  • Happy (for “happy hour”)
  • Harbor
  • Haul
  • Haven
  • Helm
  • Helmsman
  • Henry(Morgan)
  • Hermit(Crab)
  • Herring
  • Hitch
  • Hook
  • Horatio
  • Hudson
  • Hulk
  • Hurricane
  • Hut

Nautical dog names with “I”

  • Ice
  • Ironclad
  • Island
  • Isle

Nautical dog names with “J”

  • Jack
  • Jack(Sparrow)
  • Jacques
  • Jason
  • Jaws
  • Jetsam
  • Jetty
  • Jib
  • Jolly Roger
  • Journey

Nautical dog names with “K”

  • Kayak
  • Keel
  • Keelie
  • Kent
  • Key West
  • Killer
  • Knot
  • Knots

Nautical dog names with “L”

  • Lach
  • Lagoon
  • Lake
  • Laker
  • Landing
  • Lanyard
  • Latitude
  • Launch
  • Lazar
  • Lee
  • Leech
  • Lift
  • Lighthouse
  • Lilly Pad
  • Lil Yachty
  • Lita
  • Lodge
  • Longitude

Nautical dog names with “N”

  • Narrow
  • Nautica
  • Nautical
  • Naval or Navy
  • Navin
  • Nemo
  • Neptune
  • Nessie
  • Niche
  • Nipper
  • NS(for “no shoes”)
Nautical male names
Nautical male names

Nautical dog names with “O”

  • Oaks
  • Oakum
  • Ocean
  • Old Man
  • Oops
  • Orca
  • Ore
  • Oscar
  • Otter

Nautical dog names with “P”

  • Pacific
  • Paddle
  • Park
  • Patrick
  • Pearl
  • Pelican
  • Perch
  • Peter
  • Pibs
  • Picnic
  • Pier
  • Piersor Pierre
  • Pilot
  • Pirate
  • Pointe
  • Pontoon
  • Pool
  • Popeye
  • Port
  • Porter
  • Portia
  • Poseidon
  • Privateer
  • Propeller
  • Puddle
  • Puffer
  • PWC

Nautical dog names with “Q”

  • Queenie
  • Queequeg

Nautical dog names with “R”

  • Radar
  • Raft
  • Regal
  • Regatta
  • Relax
  • Resort
  • Rinker
  • River
  • Rivers
  • Rocky
  • Romper
  • Ropes
  • Rower
  • Rudder
  • Ruddy

Nautical dog names with “S”

  • Sail
  • Sailor
  • Sails
  • Salmon
  • Saltie
  • Salty
  • Sand
  • SandBar
  • SandDollar
  • Sandusky
  • Sandy
  • Sardine
  • Sasheer
  • Schooner
  • Scuba
  • Scuttles
  • Seaman
  • Sea-sea
  • SeeDoo
  • Shack
  • Shamu
  • Shark
  • Sharky
  • Shippy
  • Shore
  • Shorsey
  • Shot
  • Shrimp
  • Shuttle
  • Sinbad
  • Sinker
  • Ski
  • Skipjack
  • Skipper
  • Sky
  • Smoked
  • Snorkel
  • Snotty
  • Sonar
  • Spanky
  • Sparrow
  • Spillway
  • Spinnaker
  • Splash
  • SpongeBob
  • Sprinkles
  • Star
  • Starboard
  • Stemson
  • Stevey
  • Steward
  • Stormy
  • Stripes
  • Stumpy
  • Sub
  • Submarine
  • Sundancer
  • Sunny
  • Sunrise
  • Sunset
  • Surfer
  • Swabs
  • Swimmer

Nautical dog names with “T”

  • Tackey
  • Tackle
  • Tacky
  • Taffy
  • Tank
  • Tanker
  • Tanlines
  • Tender
  • Tequila
  • TGIF
  • Tide
  • Tiller
  • Timber
  • Titanic
  • Torpedo
  • Tracks
  • Trap
  • Trim
  • Triton
  • Tropical
  • Trout
  • Tug
  • Tuna
  • Turtle
  • Typhoon
Nautical female names
Nautical female names

Nautical dog names with “V”

  • Vasco
  • Vessel
  • Vest
  • Victor
  • View
  • Villa
  • Voyager

Nautical dog names with “W”

  • Wake
  • Walrus
  • Walty
  • Waters
  • Waves
  • Whaler
  • Whaler
  • Wharf
  • Whips
  • White Cap
  • Wind ward
  • Windy
  • Winterize

Nautical dog names with “Y”

  • Yacht
  • Yamaha

Nautical dog names with “Z”

  • Zabra
  • Zale
  • Zephyr

About the Author

Henry Mark
Mark is Editor at dognamesbest.com covering Information about breeds, naming dogs. He's a graduate in veterinary medicine at the agricultural academy.