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Hamster Name Generator

Hamsters make great pets, and if you’re welcoming this tiny furball into your home, you’ll want to check out our hamster name generator. You’re in luck because we have 215+ amazing ideas that are perfect for your new pint-sized pal.

To get ten random options, select a gender and tap generate. Then tap the stars to save your favorites to a list.

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Top Hamster Names

The following ideas represent the most popular options right now. They’re a mix of classic monikers along with up-and-coming names you need to check out. Finding the right animal name isn’t easy, but it helps to start with the top hamster names and branch out from there. These popular names are beloved by hamster owners, and for good reason.

Top Female Hamster Names

  1. Amber
  2. Ash
  3. Bella
  4. Buttercup
  5. Cinnamon
  6. Cookie
  7. Cupcake
  8. Daisy
  9. Ember
  10. Fernie
  11. Fifi
  12. Fluffy
  13. Ginger
  14. Harper
  15. Hazel
  16. Isla
  17. Kona
  18. Lola
  19. Luna
  20. Misty
  21. Nibbles
  22. Patches
  23. Pepper
  24. Piper
  25. Poppy
  26. Roxy
  27. Ruby
  28. Whiskers
  29. Willow
  30. Winnie

Top Male Hamster Names

  1. Biscuit
  2. Brody
  3. Bruno
  4. Cheeks
  5. Cody
  6. Copper
  7. Dexter
  8. Duncan
  9. Einstein
  10. Felix
  11. Finn
  12. Fluffy
  13. Hamilton
  14. Hamlet
  15. Hammy
  16. Jax
  17. Koda
  18. Leo
  19. Louie
  20. Lucky
  21. Maverick
  22. Nibbles
  23. Patches
  24. Pip
  25. Rex
  26. Robin
  27. Rocky
  28. Teddy
  29. Toby
  30. Whiskers
  31. Zorro
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Cute Hamster Names

Just how adorable is a hamster? These cute creatures are certainly easy on the eyes. Here is a list of adorable ideas that are perfect for a cute critter like the hamster.

  • Abby
  • Alfie
  • Alpine
  • Angel
  • Archie
  • Arlo
  • Artie
  • Arizona
  • Autumn
  • Avery
  • Bailey
  • Barney
  • Becks
  • Bernie
  • Boots
  • Brodie
  • Brownie
  • Bucky
  • Buttons
  • Carmel
  • Cece
  • Charlie
  • Chester
  • Chestnut
  • Chip
  • Cinnamon
  • Cookie
  • Copper
  • Cora
  • Cosmo
  • Digby
  • Earnest
  • Eddie
  • Edison
  • Elmo
  • Eva
  • Evelyn
  • Fergus
  • Ferris
  • Finch
  • Fitz
  • Fonzie
  • Frankie
  • Fuzzy
  • Hazel
  • Henry
  • Hope
  • Iris
  • Ivy
  • Jasper
  • Jojo
  • Juliet
  • Kit
  • Kitkat
  • Miles
  • Moon
  • Monty
  • Newton
  • Oswald
  • Otis
  • Otto
  • Pearl
  • Pixel
  • Rascal
  • Red
  • Ridley
  • Rigby
  • Ripley
  • Rooney
  • Rose
  • Russell
  • Sandy
  • Scarlett
  • Scout
  • Sheldon
  • Skip
  • Spice
  • Taco
  • Tinkerbell
  • Toby
  • Yuki
  • Zoe
  • Zooey
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Funny Hamster Names

Do you pride yourself on your sense of humor? If the answer is yes, you’ll love these ideas! As you’ll see, we love a name that packs in a pun. Our ideas also include names that are goofy, silly, and downright zany.

  • Abrahamster Lincoln
  • Cheeks
  • Cheeto
  • Fluffernutter
  • John Hamm
  • Hamburger
  • Hamilton
  • Hammy
  • Hamm Starr
  • Hampton
  • Ham Solo
  • MC Hammer
  • Mr. Nibbles
  • Napoleon
  • Rambo
  • Sir Squeaks-a-Lot
  • Tank
  • Thor
  • Waffles
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Cool Hamster Names

After all, hamsters are pretty cool creatures, so why shouldn’t they have a cool-sounding name?

  • Ace
  • Alpine
  • Apollo
  • Archer
  • Aurora
  • Blaze
  • Boomer
  • Bowie
  • Bugsy
  • Bullseye
  • Chewie
  • Chomper
  • Denver
  • Dre
  • Duke
  • Dutch
  • Ember
  • Flame
  • Flash
  • Ghost
  • Gizmo
  • Harley
  • Hendrix
  • Hunter
  • Indie
  • Jazz
  • Kai
  • Kona
  • Loki
  • Marley
  • Milan
  • Mystic
  • Oakley
  • Prince
  • Rebel
  • Redford
  • Remy
  • Riley
  • Ringo
  • Rio
  • Rowan
  • Royal
  • Rusty
  • Ryder
  • Sherlock
  • Skye
  • Spaz
  • Sydney
  • Tex
  • Thor
  • Vixen
  • Wheeler
  • York
  • Zelda
  • Zorro
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Famous Hamster Names

Believe it or not, hamsters have appeared in movies, TV shows, cartoons, and more. As you look for names, you can draw inspiration from famous hamsters. (Yes, there are famous hamsters!)

  • Cheeks – Wild Kratts
  • Doctor Hamster – Peppa Pig
  • Ebichu – Ebichu
  • Fang – Horrid Henry
  • Geo – The Loud House
  • Hamtaro – Hamtaro
  • Hamzou – The Idolmaster
  • Marion – Bounty Hamster
  • Peepi – Invader Zim
  • Penfold – Danger Mouse
  • Rhino – Bolt
  • Snowball – Pinky and the Brain
  • Twiggy – The Powerpuff Girls
  • Trip Hamston – Littlest Pet Shop

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