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100+ Star Wars Inspired Dog Names: The Force is With These Jedi Ideas

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By Nicole Cosgrove

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Star Wars is a household name. There are films, comics, toys, video games, cartoons, books, you name it – Star Wars has left their mark on it. Fans of the fictional universe are also incredibly dedicated. They’re committed to the storyline, dress as these characters for Halloween and Comicon, collect souvenirs and keepsakes. So it would only be natural that a cool reference to the franchise would be the way to go when naming a pet!

Now, before you settle on Leia or Luke, you need to know that the selection of names that Star Wars has to offer is fairly extensive, and you should probably consider all your options. We have the most notable female and male characters, a list of funny references, and we also included a list of dog-like creatures from the Star Wars universe for those searching for something a bit more unique. So buckle up, this list is going to transport you to a galaxy that is FAR FAR AWAY!

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Female Star Wars Dog Names

  • Padme
  • Leia
  • Erso
  • Princess
  • Rey
  • Amidala
  • Stass Allie
  • Yaddle
  • Poe
  • Mothma
  • Rose Tico
  • Phasma
  • Depa Billaba
  • Mara
  • Lyra
  • Shaak Ti
  • Ashoka
  • Oola
  • Tico
  • Ahsoka
  • Mon
  • Holdo
  • Jyn
  • Jade
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Male Star Wars Dog Names

  • Darth
  • Han
  • Saber
  • Lando
  • Vader
  • Jedi
  • Wedge
  • Anakin
  • Chewbacca
  • Kylo
  • Greedo
  • Dooku
  • Wicket
  • Luke
  • Bodhi
  • Admiral Ackbar
  • Snoke
  • Chewy
  • Jabba the Hutt
  • Hux
  • Windu
  • Chirrut
  • C 3PO
  • Sith
  • Darth Maul
  • Jar Jar Binks
  • Solo
  • Boba Fett
  • Sebulba
  • Biggs
  • Motti
  • Obi-Wan
  • R2 D2
  • Lars
  • Bossk
  • Kenobi
  • Gungan
  • Yoda
  • Bacca
  • Sheev
  • Ezra
  • Skywalker
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Funny Star Wars Dog Names

We know this fictional universe is no joke – but the endless amount of puns and play on words we see gets even the non-fan laughing at the humor. The internet has brought us incredible Yoda gifs and Jedi memes, which in our minds are absolutely timeless! So for those wanting to honor a great Star Wars, but keep their pets name nice a light – this is the ultimate list of punny names.

  • Porkins
  • Boba Fetch
  • Adobe Wan Kenobi
  • Darth Tater
  • Bossk-9
  • Toby Wan Kenobi
  • Jabba the Mutt
  • Darth Hater
  • Bark Bark Binks
  • Paw Gerrera
  • Luke Skybarker
  • Toy-Yoda
  • Paw Dameron
  • Dog Vader
  • Chewbarka
  • Droopy McCool
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Star Wars Place Dog Names

There are many spots these Jedis reach – and they also double as inter-stellar dog names too! Check out our favorites below:

  • Tatooine
  • Hoth
  • Falcon
  • Jakku
  • Naboo
  • Kamino
  • Bongo
  • Endor
  • Yavin
  • Jedha
  • Eisley
  • Dagobah
  • Astro
  • Gonk

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Bonus: Dog-Like Creatures from Star Wars

Although there were no true pups in the franchise, there have been quite a few creatures that resembled dogs. We have gathered those here in the event you’d like a unique and fun name for your dog.

  • Loth-Wolves
  • Massifs
  • Corellian Hounds
  • Buboicullar
  • Anoobas

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Finding the Right Star Wars Name for Your Dog

Star Wars has been able to transport us to another galaxy, leave us wanting more, and may have even influenced our lives – just like our pets do every day! So we know choosing the right name for them is important, and you want to get it right. We hope that our list of Star Wars-inspired names has given you the tools you need to decide – whether you’ve chosen Chewie, because your pup is an absolute furball, or Yoda, as your dog is wise beyond their years! Either way – we hope the force is always with you and your new pup!

If you didn’t find what you were searching for here, check out one of our other pup name posts below:

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