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If you're looking for creative names for large dogs then you've come to the right place.
If you've come to this page expecting to find small ideas like Pee Wee or Bambi for your big pal then you won't find it here. No large pooch with an ounce of pride would accept a title like that, they want one that makes them loom larger than they already are.
It's a matter of pride.
So on this Names For Large Dogs page we've assembled a
rather lengthy list of suggestions as well as a long list of choices
after things that are or that sound big.
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Apollo: One can't have a much bigger title than that of a Greek deity. Apollo has been recognized variously as a god of light and the sun as well as truth and prophecy. And don't forget the Apollo moon missions, talk about ginormous!
Beijing: This large dog name idea has an exotic sound to it that we liked. Good for either boy or girl dog, it's the name of the capitol of China which is a city of over 19 million people.
Bigfoot: After the large, hairy beast said to roam the Pacific Northwest, and around those small cities wanting to attract tourist dollars.
Blaze: If you've ever seen a wildfire, you know how large and powerful they can be. Watch your own Blaze fire thru the house when called for dinner.
Brando: After the larger than life actor Marlon Brando, he played in many movie classics but is especially remembered for his role in The Godfather. For the pooch big enough to make you a deal you can't refuse.
Chaos: A word which means “a state of confusion or disorder,” you may think that your life has been turned upside down when adjusting to having a large canine companion. This cool choice suits either gender of canine.
Cherokee: This Native American Indian name means "people of a different speech" and is a good choice for an Indian owner's dog. This large pooch is most comfortable high in the mountains.
Conan The Barbarian played by Arnold Schwarzeneger, good for a large pup that's ready to fight anything that crosses it's path.
Czar: A term used to indicate a royal Russian ruler in past times, you’ll likely find that your large furry pal deserves your loyalty like the leader of a country.
Denali: After the huge park in Alaska, this is the perfect choice for a large dog name for the pup that loves the outdoors or nature.
Diesel: This large name brings to mind
large, powerful trucks
Dogzilla: An interesting twist on the name Godzilla, the huge monster that always seemed to have Japan in his crosshairs.
Goliath: The giant slain by David in the Bible, this is perfect for a puppy that has a rascal streak about him. This boy will come from excellent bloodline, but be sure to keep him from any pups called Delilah!
Harley: After the powerful Harley Davidson motorcycle, a good choice when looking for names for large dogs. Like the motorcycle, you'll feel the ground vibrate when this dog approaches.
Jericho: Meaning "city of the moon" this names for large dogs is a good choice for your pal that enjoys the moonlight, or the big city.
Khan: The enemy of Captain Kirk in the Star Trek movies, quoted as fearlessly saying "Revenge is a dish best served cold" how cool is that?
Mafia: For the dog that's always happy to take any cat for a long walk off a short pier.
Magnum: One of the most powerful firearm cartridges. Clint Eastwood in Dirty Harry used a .44 Magnum, good at blowing away the bad guys not to mention ones eardrums.
Sky: Good as a large dog name for the pup that much prefers the outdoors to the indoors. Can't get much bigger than Sky.
Texas: Unless you're talking about the state of Texas
Whitney: The tallest mountain in the lower 48 states of the U.S. this peak towers 14,505 ft. and is located in the Sierra Mountains of California. Hmmm, Sierra might not be a bad choice for a large dog either.
Zeus: He was the Greek god of the sky and ruler of the Olympian gods, also his weapon of choice is a thunderbolt. How cool is that?
Zulu: This word has a cool sound and is unusual enough that other pups in the neighborhood will not be called by this title. It works for boy or girl.
More Names For Large Dogs
Names For Large Dogs
That Are Breed Specific
German Shepherds: This is one smart dog
Golden Retrievers: Blondes have more fun!
Labrador Retrievers: THE most popular breed
Rottweilers: Definitely a BIG dog!
Great Danes: This page is for them
Huskies: Beautiful, intelligent and doggone big