300 Bulldog Names

Bulldog dogs are also referred to as British bulldogs. They were originally bred for the sports of bull baiting and bear baiting. Today, they make great family dogs. Bulldog dogs can be stubborn and should be socialized early on if they are to live with other people or other animals; however, once a dog is comfortable around others, he or she will become part of the family and will want to spend time with them outdoors and indoors.

These types of dogs do not like being left alone for long periods of time due to their sensitive natures. New owners often mistake their neediness as affection but what the dogs really seek is human companionship. These breeds cannot thrive in conditions where they have little or no interaction with humans, so if one is to keep a British bulldog as a pet it should be for life.

Below are the meanings of names given to bulldogs. They are sorted alphabetically by breed or type of name (including unisex ones). The article ends with an image of different dog breeds.

Partial, inexhaustive list of names:

Bulldog Names with Meanings

1. Aries: the name of a constellation in the Northern hemisphere

2. Basil: derived from Greek word basiliskos which means “little king” or “king.”

3. Brutus: Latin for “heavy”

4. Cesar

5. Dax : Celtic mythological hero

6. Duncan

7. Hercules is known to be one of the most powerful gods in Greek mythology, he was the child of Zeus and Alcmena. He had twelve labors during his life including cleansing himself from the madness of Hera, stealing the golden apples found within Hesperides, slaying Antaeus by holding him off of Earth resulting in crushing his opponent, etc.. Although he was not immortal, he did possess some supernatural abilities, he was also extremely strong and skilled with weapons.

8. Jupiter

9. Luna is the Latin word for “moon”

10. Maximus: most powerful character in a story or play; one of the central characters of Shakespeare’s Titus Andronicus

11. Odin is chief god in Norse mythology

12. Orion the hunter constellation named after the Greek mythological hero who was most commonly known for his great hunting skills, might, and stature as well as his unfortunate death at the hands of Diana due to Zeus’ jealous rage towards him because he had an affair with her. He is usually described as being extremely handsome and is often depicted carrying a bow and arrow made by Hephaestus or wearing a lion’s skin.

13. Pluto was the god of the underworld, he was also considered to be Zeus’ brother and Hades’ older brother, Persephone’s husband who kidnapped her resulting in his exile to the Underworld by Demeter until she agreed to eat something that would make her subject to him for six months out of every year. The myths surrounding Pluto also include ancient Eleusinian Mysteries. His other name is Hades which means “the unseen.”

14. Remus

15. Romulus

16. Severus: Latin for “stern”

17. Sparky : it is one’s movement with quickness and lightness; a short sudden burst of bright light or sound

18 . ¬†Ulric is a variant of an old German name that means “wolf ruler.”

19. Zeus: the head god of all gods in Greek mythology as well as the god of sky and thunder in ancient Greek religion, he was most commonly depicted as having powerful lightning bolts at his disposal. He is also known for being the father to many heroes who killed their fathers. He was also portrayed as being extremely attractive, very intelligent, and very persuasive

20. Tamora: refers to a female given name meaning “queen.” In Ancient Greece, she was the personification of night or death due to her association with Persephone who married Hades after she had been kidnapped by him

21. Aaron

22. Demetrius – this name is derived from the Celtic word demetrios which means “loves the earth” or “follower of Demeter.”

23. Chiron

24. Quintus : Latin for “fifth born son”

25. Titus Andronicus

26. Marcus: one of the most common given names in ancient Rome, it was used in honor of both men and women but today, it is usually only associated with males

27 . Bassianus

28. Lucius: a masculine given name in its various forms which means “light,” referring to either the sun or moon or an ancestor who came from Ancient Greece where this was a male deity that represented life-giving.

29. Lavinia

30. Martius: Latin for “of Mars,” it is the name of a month in the Roman calendar, sometimes colloquially known as March, it was named after Mars who was an ancient Roman god of war and agriculture, he also served as a patron for Rome’s citizen army.

31. Publius : Latin for “public” referring to one belonging to or part of the people/populous/rank-and-file members of society, this could be someone’s first or last name . 13. Titus

32. Marcus Andronicus

33. Quintus Andronicus

34 . Lucius Andronicus

35. Aaron the Moor

36. Chiron

37. Demetrius

38. Lucius

39. Titus Andronicus

40 . Saturninus : refers to the god of agriculture, freedom, and liberation in Roman mythology who was usually depicted as being an old man with a sickle in his hand, he was the son of Uranus and Gaia , younger brother to Zeus who later married his sister Rhea .

41. Tamora’s three sons

42. Marcus the narrator of the play, this name is derived from Greek meaning “dedicated to Mars” referencing the Roman God of war; it could also mean “to be like Mars” or to bear resemblance to him. Due to its variant forms (such as Mark), can also mean “beast of burden” or “horse rider.”

Other Cute Bulldog Names

  1. Beast
  2. Goliath
  3. Porter
  4. Brutus
  5. Barkley
  6. Hulk
  7. Spud
  8. Stella
  9. Bear
  10. Hooch
  11. Beast
  12. Duke
  13. Doc
  14. Squirt
  15. Jojo
  16. Brooklyn
  17. Hairy Paw-ter
  18. Raven
  19. Hodor
  20. Ninja
  21. Dutch
  22. Cleo
  23. Rousey
  24. Jagger
  25. Joplin
  26. Sarge
  27. Bronx
  28. Jedi
  29. Bruiser
  30. Mercy
  31. Athena
  32. Shorty
  33. Elektra
  34. Koda
  35. Hercules
  36. Spike
  37. Hulk
  38. Admiral
  39. Babushka
  40. Big Guy
  41. Queenie
  42. Bugsy
  43. Bane
  44. Biscuit
  45. Chevy
  46. Rogue
  47. Hercules
  48. Roxy
  49. Nova
  50. Rambo
  51. Justice
  52. Turtle
  53. Pooch
  54. Caesar
  55. Porkchop
  56. Bacon
  57. Apollo
  58. Hunk
  59. Jinx
  60. Duchess
  61. Nyx
  62. Stinky

More Bulldog Names

  1. Thor
  2. Bubba
  3. Gunner
  4. Bronson
  5. Bruno
  6. Rex
  7. Rocky
  8. Xena
  9. Meatball
  10. Leia
  11. Mack
  12. Vixen
  13. Gremlin
  14. Chalupa
  15. Bandit
  16. Babe
  17. Diesel
  18. Axel
  19. Baby
  20. Maximus
  21. Chomper
  22. Tigress
  23. Butch
  24. Squat
  25. Rebel
  26. Tyson
  27. Medusa
  28. Pudgy
  29. Brick
  30. Maverick
  31. Porky
  32. Pumba
  33. Chopper
  34. Harley
  35. Yoda
  36. Bitsy
  37. Brunhilda
  38. Queen Bee
  39. T-Bone
  40. Chewy
  41. Dixie
  42. Tank
  43. Chubs
  44. Titus
  45. Atlas
  46. Woofgang Puck
  47. Wilbur
  48. Zeus
  49. Buzz
  50. King
  51. Chewbarka
  52. Huntress

Female Bulldog Names

  1. Raquel
  2. Greta
  3. Agnes
  4. Aurora
  5. Rose
  6. Penny
  7. Tootsie
  8. Sunny
  9. Gumdrop
  10. Reese
  11. Pam
  12. Daphne
  13. Gloria
  14. Astrid
  15. Cleo
  16. Elsa
  17. Marlo
  18. Gertrude
  19. Loretta
  20. Lori
  21. Carney
  22. Edna
  23. Hazel
  24. Jojo
  25. Lydia
  26. Evie
  27. Carla
  28. Drew
  29. Velma
  30. Marcy
  31. Doris
  32. Mamie
  33. Maude
  34. Perdita
  35. Nancy
  36. Glenda
  37. Mabel
  38. Olive
  39. Claudia
  40. Mavis
  41. Minnie
  42. Dixie
  43. Zora
  44. Leona
  45. Bernie
  46. Esther
  47. Flossie
  48. Ivy
  49. Pearl
  50. Bessie
  51. Bev
  52. Bonnie
  53. Clara
  54. Myrtle
  55. Polly
  56. Blair
  57. Nala
  58. Harper
  59. Peggy
  60. Shawna
  61. Lucia
  62. Wanda
  63. Paula
  64. Hestor
  65. Dottie
  66. Dot
  67. Deedee
  68. Trixie
  69. Quinn
  70. Bernice
  71. Coral
  72. Viola
  73. Wilma
  74. Willa
  75. Trudy
  76. Luna

Male Bulldog Names

  1. Torpedo
  2. Clarence
  3. Arlo
  4. Gilbert
  5. Alvin
  6. Duncan
  7. Stuart
  8. Clint
  9. Iggy
  10. Rex
  11. Kent
  12. Byron
  13. Barney
  14. Lenny
  15. Wilbur
  16. Virgil
  17. Kermit
  18. Delbert
  19. Melvin
  20. Elmer
  21. Foster
  22. Roger
  23. Cracker
  24. Jasper
  25. Bernard
  26. Grant
  27. Vernon
  28. Norman
  29. Morris
  30. Miles
  31. Jefferson
  32. Baxter
  33. Sheldon
  34. Coleman
  35. Marvin
  36. Silas
  37. Luke
  38. Walter
  39. Rusty
  40. Ivan
  41. Rosco
  42. Randy
  43. Hugh
  44. Dixon
  45. Maverick
  46. Owen
  47. Curtis
  48. Earl
  49. Howard
  50. Orson
  51. Chester
  52. Newman
  53. Glenn
  54. Rufus
  55. Finley
  56. Reuben
  57. Anton
  58. Riley
  59. Bronson
  60. Irving
  61. Gary
  62. Barnaby
  63. Billy
  64. Barry
  65. Otto
  66. Herbie
  67. Niko
  68. Tobias
  69. Wyatt
  70. Tito
  71. Bert
  72. Cliff
  73. Clancy
  74. Percy