So, you’ve got yourself a new friend that just so happens to be a guard dog? Well, now all you have to do is choose a suitable name!
Even though it might seem harder than you’d think, don-t worry. We got you covered!
It doesn’t matter if your dog is a guard dog or simply can’t go without protecting the house (despite your efforts to stop them), you are going to find inspiration in our list.
Let’s look at that best list of guard dog names for your little protector, shall we?
Dog names inspired by warriors, battle, and protectors
Since your new furry friend is naturally overprotective, why not look at some names that are inspired by warriors, battle, and protectors.
These certainly have a good ring to them!
Agnar – Norwegian name meaning warrior
Alvey – Old English meaning elf battle
Asim – Arabic name that means protector
Armista – English name that means “an end to a battle”
Andro – Greek for warrior
Blair – Gaelic for plain, field, and battlefield
Cadel – Welsh name that means battle
Clovis – a French name that means “glorious in battle”
Ditto – A Hungarian name that means “fortune of war”
Faris – Arabic name that means knight
Forta – An AAlbanian name that means strong or tough
Gunnar – Old Norse that means knight
Ehno – Italian name that means protector
Hedy – A Germanic name that means battle
Hida – German name that means warrior
Igor – Russian name that means ancestral warrior
Isolde – an English name from Arthurian novels, it means ice battle
Kemp – A name that means brave warrior in Middle English
Louis – French name that means famous battle
Mao – a name meaning protector
Mete – a Turkish name that means hero
Morza – Tartar name meaning prince
Malik – Arabic for king
Pan – A name from Greek mythology. It means shepherd and protector
Rainer – Ancient Germanic name that means deciding warrior
Ramon – a Catalan name that means advisor, protector
Reima – a Finnish name that means protector
Sigmund – a German name that means victorious protector
Tore – Scandinavian name that means Thor’s warrior
Ward – An Old English name that means guard
Warin – Ancient Germanic name that means guard
Elda – An Italian name that means battle
Koa – a Hawaiian name that means fearless, warrior
Kaiser – German for emperor
Malou – A Danish name that means rebellious, famous battle
Maud – French name that means strength in battle
Ritta – A Finnish name that means fight, force
Sigrid – Old Norse for beautiful victory
Schutz – German for protector
Veli – Turkish name that means guardian
Why not give your protector a badass dog name?
No one can argue with the fact that guard dogs are badass. Which is exactly why we have included badass dog names in the list for inspiration!
Perhaps one of these names is precisely what you are looking for.
Audie – Irish name that means rich guard
Bjorn – Old Norse for bear
Guard dog names take inspiration from the word strong
No matter how small or big, your pooch thinks they are strong! So, why not take that fact there, and use it for name inspiration!
That’s just what we have done. Let’s look at some names associated with strength!
Amell – German name that means power of the Eagle
Aaron – Hebrew for high mountain
Adira – Hebrew for noble and powerful
Isla – German name that means strong-willed
Kawan – Korean for strong
Lenna – German name meaning Lion’s strength
Oz – Hebrew for power and strength
Takio – Japanes for strong
Kano – Japanese meaning “masculine power”
Osiris – Egyptian for “strong eyesight”
Ryker – Danish for strength
Warrick – English name that means “strong leader who defends”
Zale – Greek name meaning the power of the sea
Alsie – Greek for strong-willed
Asta – Greek for divine strength
Bree – Gaelic name meaning power and strength
Etana – Hebrew for strength of purpose
Lenna – English name meaning lion-hearted
Minka – Polish name meaning strong-willed warrior
Those are all of the names that we have gathered for you! You must admit, they are pretty perfect. We hope you got all the inspiration you needed, or even picked a name from our list. The most important thing is that you can’t go wrong with any of the names you choose. And, of course, to love your dog as much as it loves you.
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