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150+ Star Wars Dog Names from a Galaxy Far, Far Away

Written by: Rachel Giordano

Last Updated on May 24, 2024 by Dogster Team

Star Wars Dog Names

150+ Star Wars Dog Names from a Galaxy Far, Far Away

The Star Wars franchise has its share of super-fans, which stands to reason a super-fan would want to name their pooch something affiliated with the Star Wars galaxy. Whether your new doggie is strong with the Force or just a Jedi-in-training, we’ve got a name from a galaxy far, far away that just may fit.

Grab your Lightsaber and check out the different categories below to get inspiration!

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Popular Star Wars Character Names

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When it comes to Star Wars names, there are a few that are obvious choices and popular within the franchise. Even if you’re not a diehard fan, everyone will know a few of these names below. Check them out to see if one’s a match for your pooch.

  • C-3PO
  • Chewbacca (Chewie for short)
  • Darth Vader
  • Han Solo
  • Jedi
  • Luke Skywalker
  • Obi-Wan Kenobi
  • R2-D2
  • The Mandalorian
  • Yoda

Female Star Wars Dog Names

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If you’re looking for a fitting female name for your new canine, we have quite a few that may work. The franchise is known for its strong female characters, so let’s dig deeper for the perfect female Star Wars dog name for your fierce and strong female fur baby.

  • Aayla
  • Ahsoka
  • Amidala
  • Amilyn
  • Asajj
  • Aurra
  • Beru
  • Bo-Katan
  • Chelli
  • Depa
  • Fennec
  • Hera
  • Jade
  • Jaina
  • Juhani
  • Jyn
  • Kor
  • Leia
  • Liana
  • Lyra
  • Mara
  • Maz
  • Merrin
  • Mon Mothma
  • Nomi
  • Oola
  • Padme
  • Phasma
  • Rae Sloane
  • Rey
  • Rose
  • Sabine
  • Satine
  • Shaak Ti
  • Shmi
  • Tekli
  • Val
  • Wren
  • Zorri

Male Star Wars Dog Names

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If you’re looking for male Star Wars dog names, there are plenty to choose from. Some names may not be familiar if you’re not a super fan, but hopefully, you’ll see one that sticks out for your male stormtrooper.

  • Ackbar
  • Anakin
  • Bane
  • Bao-Dur
  • Ben
  • Biggs
  • Boss
  • Cade
  • Cal
  • Canderous
  • Carth
  • Cassian
  • Dexter
  • Dooku
  • Ewok
  • Exar
  • Finn
  • Gideon
  • Greedo
  • Grogu
  • Gunray
  • HK
  • Hondo
  • Jabba
  • Jango
  • Jar Jar
  • Kylo
  • Lars
  • Mace
  • Malek
  • Maul
  • Nass
  • Nihilus
  • Palpatine
  • Poe
  • Qui-Don
  • Revan
  • Rogue
  • Sebulba
  • Sidious
  • Tarkin
  • Tyrannus
  • Wedge
  • Wicket
  • Zaalbar
  • Owen

Dog Names Inspired by Star Wars Planets and Moons

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Another route you can take for choosing a Star Wars name is picking from one of the many planets and moons in the franchise. Look below to see if any might work.

  • Alderaa
  • Bespin
  • Corellia
  • Coruscant
  • Crait
  • Dagobah
  • Dantooine
  • Endor
  • Geonosis
  • Hoth
  • Jedha
  • Kamino
  • Kashyyyk
  • Korriban
  • Mustafar
  • Naboo
  • Nal Hutta
  • Pillio
  • Sullust
  • Tatooine
  • Toydaria
  • Trandosha
  • Utapau
  • Sriluur


Star Wars Droid Dog Names

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What would Star Wars be without the droids? Since droids are well versed in many areas, maybe one of these names will work for dog owners with working or herding dogs that love having a job to do.

  • R5-D4
  • AP-5
  • BD-1
  • C1-10P (Chopper)
  • Mister Bones
  • R1-J5 (Bucket)
  • BB-8
  • D-0

Star Wars Creature Dog Names

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If you’re still searching for the perfect dog name from the Star Wars franchise, we hope our last category is the winner. Take a gander below to see if one of these cool creature names will fit.

  • Acklay
  • Aki-Aki
  • Bantha
  • Corellian
  • Dokma
  • Eopie
  • Ewok
  • Gungan
  • Hutt
  • Jakoosk
  • Jawa
  • Kaadu
  • Nexu
  • Orbak
  • Porg
  • Purrgil
  • Rancor
  • Rathtar
  • Reek
  • Rokkna
  • Tauntaun
  • Vulptex
  • Wampa
  • Wookie

How to Name Your Dog

Sometimes, the perfect name comes to you by your dog’s physical appearance. If that doesn’t work, you can name your dog after your favorite movie character—Star Wars is ideal! With social media at our fingertips, you can always make a post asking for suggestions as well.  Reach out to some other Star Wars fans and see if they have any suggestions.


Final Thoughts

Star Wars is one of the highest-grossing franchises of all time. If you are a diehard fan, how fun would it be to name your dog something affiliated with the famous movie series? You have many choices to choose from, and we hope our list of popular names helps you pick the perfect name for your new doggie. May the force be with you!

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