Unisex dog names: 200+ ideas cute, unique for female, male dog

Browsing for the cute unisex dog names? Find unique unisex dog names perfect for your male or female dog at this handpicked list here.

Finding the right name for your dog is an important step as a pet parent. It shapes your dog’s identity, and you and your family will have to say it every day for years.

Today the name of unisex dogs is increasingly popular for a number of reasons, and we understand why.

Here you can find a perfect unisex name for your puppy based on its most outstanding physical features. So let’s see if you can choose a sexless name that describes it perfectly.

We’ve listed the best sex-neutral names for pets of both sexes, so choose! To make it easier for you, we’ve broken them down into meaningful categories. Go ahead and pick the few that best match your dog’s personality and physique and then choose the winner!

Top 10 unisex dog names

  • Angel – Meaning: “angel” or “Messenger Of God”.
  • Angus – Meaning: “one” or “choice”.
  • Aspen – Meaning: “Quaking Tree”.
  • Buddy – Meaning: “You” or “Friend”.
  • Charlie – Meaning: “free man”.
  • Dash – Meaning” “to run quickly”.
  • Diesel – Meaning: “queen”, “lion”, “honey bee”, “stem”.
  • Duke – Meaning: “the leader” or “son of Marmaduke”.
  • Avery – Meaning: “wise” or “Elf King” (from French).
  • Boyd – Meaning: “fair” or “yellow”.
best unisex dog names
Best unisex dog names

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  • Addison – Meaning: “son of Addie”.
  • Adrian – Meaning: “God is just”.
  • Alex – Meaning: “man’s defender, warrior”.
  • Ash – Meaning: “The Greek god of war”.
  • Babe – Meaning: “foreign”.
  • Bailey – Meaning: “Bailiff, Steward”.
  • Billie – Meaning: “Determination; strength”.
  • Bingo – Name of a very popular board game.
  • Blair – Meaning: “A beautiful”.
  • Boo – Meaning: “beautiful”.
  • Echo – The repetition of a sound caused by reflection of sound waves.
  • Nacho – Meaning: “fiery one, fire, light, glow, radiance, rays of the sun”.
  • Nugget – Meaning: “Gift from god”.
  • Oreo – Meaning: “gold” or “mountain”.
  • Scout – Meaning: “A soldier”.
  • Furball – Meaning: “hairball”.
  • Hayden – Meaning: “hedged valley”.
  • Kibbles – Meaning: “kibble”.
  • Alaska – Meaning: “great land”.
  • Ashes – Meaning: “Happy”.
  • Bobby – Meaning: “bright fame”.
unisex dog names with meaning
Unisex dog names with meaning

Cute unisex dog names

  • August – Meaning: “consecrated” or “venerable”.
  • Blue – Meaning: “Beautiful”, “Handsome”.
  • Maple – A tree or shrub with lobed leaves
  • Quinn – Meaning: “counsel”.
  • Sandy – Meaning: “Defender of men; protector of mankind”.
  • Shadow – Meaning: “Shade From Sun”.
  • Arden – Meaning: “great forest”.
  • Aubrey – Meaning: “elf or magical being, power”.
  • Gray – Meaning: “Color”.
  • Jordy/Jordi – Meaning: “down-flowing”.

Country unisex dog names

  • Anna – Meaning: “favor” or “grace” or “beautiful”.
  • Annabelle – Meaning: “loving”,”beauty”.
  • Anne – Meaning: “Favored”, “Grace”.
  • Annie – Meaning: “Gracious, Merciful”.
  • Bear – Meaning: “Strong, brave bear”.
  • Betsy – Meaning: “either oath of God” or “God is satisfaction”.
  • Blanche – Meaning: “white”.
  • Blossom – Meaning: “Flower”.
  • Charlotte – Meaning: “free man” or “petite”.
  • Cooper – Meaning: “barrel maker”.
  • Dallas – Meaning: “skilled”
  • Dolly – Meaning: “gift of God”.
  • Eve – Meaning: “living”.
  • Frankie – Meaning: “Free” or “Truthful”.
  • Georgia – Meaning: “farmer”.
  • Jax – Meaning: “wealthy protector”, “brave people” or “God’s gift”.
  • Jesse – Meaning: “King” or “God exists” or “Lord God’s in-law gift”.
  • Marley – Meaning: “pleasant seaside meadow”.
  • Reba – Meaning: “fourth born”.
  • Riley – Meaning: “valiant”.
  • Rocky – Meaning: “rest”.
  • Ruth – Meaning: “Friend”.
  • Sam – Meaning: “God” or “heard” or “God has heard”.
  • Savannah – Meaning: “treeless plain”.
  • Scarlett – Meaning: “scarlet, red”.
  • Tucker – Meaning: “to torment”.
  • Shania – Meaning: “I’m On My Way”.
  • Anna Mae – Meaning: “He has favored me”.
  • Arizona – Meaning: “small spring”.
  • Babs – Meaning: “foreign woman”.
  • Bess – Meaning: “pledged to God”.
  • BettyMae – Meaning: “pledged to God”.
  • Brenda – Meaning: “blade of a sword”.
  • Donna – Meaning: “woman”.
  • Nellie – Meaning: “horn” or “sun ray”.
Most popular unisex dog names
Most popular unisex dog names

Badass unisex dog names

  • Ajax – Meaning: “Lord”.
  • Ammo – Meaning: “Strong”.
  • Ares – Meaning: “Fictional swordsman”.
  • Axel – Meaning: “dawn”.
  • Bandit – Meaning: “Thief”.
  • Bane – Meaning: “Strong and intelligent”.
  • Barrett – Meaning: “bear strength”.
  • Bash – Meaning: “Chief, Commander”.
  • Boys – Meaning: “strong manly”.
  • Agro – Meaning: “hard”, “bitter”.
  • Aldo – Meaning: “the tall one”.
  • Alpha – Meaning: “The Greek Letter”.
  • Avalanche – Meaning: “A lace”.
  • Badge – Meaning: “Badge”.
  • Battle – Meaning: “chief, warrior”.

Unusual unisex dog names

  • Avalon – Meaning: “the isle of fruit trees”.
  • Colby – Meaning: “broad”.
  • Gale – Meaning: “tranquil”.
  • Greg – Meaning: “Vigilant”.
  • Jasmine – Meaning: “Nickname For Elizabeth”.
  • Luna – Meaning: “wood carver, sculptor”.
  • Oakley – Meaning: “meadow of oak trees”.
  • Ophelia – Meaning “help”.
  • Reese – Meaning: “enthusiastic, eager”.
  • River – Meaning: “Strong”, “enduring”.
  • Shasta – Meaning: “teacher”.
  • Pistachio – Meaning: “Pistachio”.
  • Beasley – Meaning: “meadow of peas”.
  • Button – Meaning: “a garment fastener”. 
  • Peanut – Meaning: “Ground Nut Legume”.
  • Skylar – Meaning: “noble scholar”.
  • Laika – Meaning: “the barker”.
  • Sage – Meaning: “herb” or “prophet”.
  • Pinky – Meaning: “Of goof health”.
  • Blaine – Meaning: “slender, angular”.
  • Micah – Meaning: “Who is like God”.
  • Isaac – Meaning: “He laughs/will laugh”.
  • Joel – Meaning: “Yahu is god”, “YHWH is God”.
  • Gnome – Meaning: “earth-dweller”.
  • Zoltan – Meaning: “life”.
  • Heather – Meaning: “cleanse or adorn”.
  • Jemma – Meaning: “gem”.
  • Bryan – Meaning: “strong, virtuous, and honorable”.
  • Saskia – Meaning:  “a Saxon woman”.
  • Moana – Meaning: “ocean”.
  • Gail – Meaning: “Happy God”.
  • Sappho – Meaning: “sapphire”.
  • Cricket – Meaning: “Loud Insect Of The Night”.
  • Etta – Meaning: “estate ruler”.
  • Kendall – Meaning: “the Kent river valley”. 
  • Tahiti – Meaning: “Rising sun”.
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Uncommon unisex dog names

  • Arrow – Meaning: A Projectile Fired From A Bow.
  • Banjo – Meaning: “my father is peace”.
  • Beetle – Meaning: “clearing where beet is grown”.
  • Bixby – Meaning: “Lost or unkown”.
  • Boomer – Meaning: “gatekeeper”.
  • Brie – Meaning: “marshland”.
  • Cinder – Meaning: “Ash, ember”.
  • Cuddles – Meaning: “cuddle”.
  • Happy – Meaning: “Joyful”.
  • Harley – Meaning: “Dawn”.
  • Harper – Meaning: “harp player”.
  • Jules – Meaning: “youthful; soft, downy”.
  • Lucky – Meaning: “fortunate”.
  • Nova – Meaning: “new”.
  • Puffy – Meaning: “Soft”.
  • Rain – Meaning: “maiden”.
  • Rebel – Meaning: “Defiant Person”.
  • Ritz – Meaning: “Brave Ruler/Luxury”.
  • Snowball – Meaning: “a bald patch”.
  • Spot – Meaning: “Snuggle bug or gift of mine”.
  • Ciao – Meaning: “hello” and “goodbye”.
  • Elf – Meaning: “elf ruler”.
  • Scrappy – Meaning: “being willing to take risks”.
  • Morgan – Meaning: “Sea chief or Famous magic”.
  • Pookie – Meaning: “Cute Person”.
  • Muffin – Meaning: “Small boned and big hearted”.
  • Chocolate – Meaning: “food of the gods”.
  • Rascal – Meaning: “Rascal”.
  • Ivory – Meaning: “pale, white”.
  • Woof – Meaning: “Woof”.
  • Emery – Meaning: “industrious”.
  • Astro – Meaning: “star”.
  • Ankles – Meaning: “Ankles”.
  • Abba – Meaning: “father”.
  • Arbie – Meaning: “Finance”.
  • Alpo – Meaning: “meat”.
  • Artoo – Meaning: “Artoo”.
  • Auto – Meaning: “self”, “same”, “spontaneous”.
  • Brother – Meaning: “Sin has replaced my brothers”.
  • Rory – Meaning: “red king”.
  • Espresso – Meaning: “fast”.
  • Phoenix – Meaning: “deep red”.
  • Runt – Meaning: “Runt”.
  • Cupid – Meaning: “passionate desire”.
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Strong unisex dog names

  • Ali – Meaning: “Supreme”.
  • Archer – Meaning: “to destroy”.
  • Bacon – Meaning: “Crispy Food”.
  • Bowie – Meaning: “yellow”, “fair-haired”.
  • Bruiser – Brawny and tough name for a pup.
  • Chaos – Meaning: “emptiness, vast void, chasm, abyss”.
  • Clare – Meaning: “Bright, clear”.
  • Cujo – From Stephen King’s book
  • Diablo – Meaning: “devil”.
  • Jazz – A kind of music of African-American origin.
  • Justice – Doesn’t this name just sound badass.
  • Tank – Meaning: “a man who is big and strong”.
  • Yeti – is a monstrous creature.
  • Yoda – Star Wars.
  • Aarya – Meaning: “of noble birth, of a noble lord”.
  • Alby – Meaning: “village of alder trees”.
  • Alexis – Meaning: “helper, defender”.
  • Kimberly – Meaning:  “Cyneburg’s field” or “royal forest”.
  • Bubba – Meaning: “nickname for brother”.
  • Chalupa – Meaning: “rural house”.
  • Chunk – Meaning: “Gift of God”.
  • Cletus – Meaning: “illustrious; called forth, invoked”.
  • Guinness – Meaning: “the son of”.
  • Gyro – Meaning: “Circle, turn, spin”.
  • Jumbo – Meaning: “matter, thing” or “chief, headman”.
  • Meatball – Meaning: “Meat”.
  • PeeWee – Meaning: “Small”.
  • Pikachu – Meaning: “Sparkle Mouse Noise”.

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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.