Unique Dog Names: June

Unique Dog Names: June

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. 

 

Female

  • Bunzi. The Woyo (Congolese) goddess of rain.
  • Mabel. A name derived from the Latin “amabilis“, meaning “lovable” or “dear”.
  • Belekoy. A pastry originating in the Phillipines made from flour, sugar, sesame seeds and vanilla.
  • Nymeria. Arya Stark’s direwolf in the TV series “Game of Thrones”.
  • Tansy. A yellow flower native to temperate Europe and Asia.

 

Male

  • Togo. The lead sled dog of Leonhard Seppala and his dog sled team in the 1925 serum run to Nome.
  • Eugene. A name derived from the Greek “eugenēs”, meaning “noble”.
  • Homer. The legendary author who wrote the Iliad and the Odyssey. Also the dad from “the Simpsons”.
  • Roscoe. A Cornish name meaning “doe wood”.
  • Biff. The name of the bully from the “Back to the Future” movie trilogy.

 

Either/ Or

  • Jofi. Sigmund Freud’s Chow Chow that would calm patients during his sessions.
  • Higgins. The shelter-adopted dog actor that starred in the movie “Benji”.
  • Ginko. A species of tree that has been found in fossils dating back to 270 millions year ago.
  • Moblin. A goblin-like enemy that appears in many of the games in “The Legend of Zelda” series.
  • Emmer. A type of wheat that was one of the first domesticated crops in the Near East.