Are you looking for a name for your new dog that’s a little different? A name that, when you call it at the dog park, won’t have 3 different pooches running up to you? Here is some inspiration if you just can’t quite come up with something unique on your own.
- Mixy. According to the Collins Dictionary, "mixy" means friendly and outgoing in British English.
- Pedra. The Portuguese word for "stone".
- Valentina. Valentina Tereshkova was the first and youngest woman to have flown in space with a solo mission. She flew on the Vostok 6 on June 16, 1963.
- Ashoka. A common name for two plants, Saraca asoca and Saraca indica, both native to south Asia. Saraca indica is a medicinal plant that is used in Ayurvedic traditions to treat gynecological disorders. The bark is also used to combat oedema or swelling.
- Nina. Nina Simone (1933-2003), born Eunice Kathleen Waymon, was an iconic American singer, songwriter, musician, arranger, and civil rights activist.
- Jaffa. Jaffa Cakes are biscuit-sized cakes introduced to the UK by McVitie and Price in the in 1927. They were named after a variety of orange called the Jaffa orange.
- Dango. Sweet Japanese dumplings made from mochiko (rice flour).
- Lil' Sebastian ("Sebastian" for short). Pawnee's celebrity mini horse in the show "Parks and Recreation".
- Karvy. A medicinal plant native to India with anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, and anti-rheumatic properties.
- Bluto. The main antagonist of the Popeye cartoon series.
- Linney. A shed, usually with a lean-to roof and one or more open sides.
- Mops. The name of Marie Antoinette's pet pug.
- Fizzbin. A fictional card game from "Star Trek" that has been fleshed out with real rules and made playable.
- Elsker. The Danish word for "love".
- Fanta. A brand of fruit-flavored carbonated drinks created by Coca-Cola Deutschland.