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Fox Name Generator

If you’re on the hunt for fox names, get ready for 215+ amazing ideas that are cute and clever – just like a fox.

Foxes are incredible creatures. They boast a striking appearance that always seems to turn heads when spotted in the wild.

Of course, there’s the brilliant orange-red coat that’s unlike any other animal. And you can’t miss the charming face with adorable eyes, a button nose and pointy ears.

Then there’s the fox walk. Foxes seem to practically prance through the world, silently moving along with a grace and finesse second to none.

All of these attributes add up to an incredible animal deserving of a unique and amazing name. Fortunately, we have lots of ideas for you to consider.

Get ready for hundreds of fox names we think you’ll love.

Click above to generate some names

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Top Fox Names

Let’s get our list started with the top fox names right now. These represent tried-and-true favorites plus emerging names that are growing in popularity.

We’ve grouped the names by gender, and as you’ll see, they draw inspiration from a fox’s color, character and more.

Check these out and see if any of the names are what you had in mind.

Top Female Fox Names

  1. Amber
  2. Ash
  3. Autumn
  4. Bella
  5. Cinnamon
  6. Daisy
  7. Ember
  8. Fernie
  9. Fifi
  10. Ginger
  11. Harper
  12. Hazel
  13. Isla
  14. Kona
  15. Lola
  16. Luna
  17. Misty
  18. Pepper
  19. Piper
  20. Poppy
  21. Roxy
  22. Ruby
  23. Scout
  24. Willow
  25. Winnie

Top Male Fox Names

  1. Brody
  2. Bruno
  3. Cody
  4. Copper
  5. Dexter
  6. Felix
  7. Finn
  8. Hunter
  9. Jax
  10. Kitkat
  11. Koda
  12. Leo
  13. Louie
  14. Lucky
  15. Maverick
  16. Pip
  17. Rex
  18. Robin
  19. Rocky
  20. Scout
  21. Sly
  22. Spark
  23. Teddy
  24. Toby
  25. Zorro
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Cute Fox Names

There’s no denying that foxes are incredibly cute creatures. Just look at that charming face!

In recognition of their adorable appearance, a cute name might just be in order. Fortunately, we have lots of ideas you might like.

We think these cute fox names are sweet and graceful. Take a look and see if you agree.

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

If you love to laugh and pride yourself on your sense of humor, then you’ll love these funny fox names.

They’re silly, goofy and full of puns. So many puns!

Everyone needs a good laugh these days, and we guarantee any one of these fox names will put a smile on the face of everyone who meets the fox.

Are you ready to laugh? Get ready for names that will tickle your funny bone over and over again.

  • Fox Mulder
  • Foxy Brown
  • Foxy Lady
  • Jamie Fox
  • Jellybean
  • Kitkat
  • Megan Fox
  • Michael J. Fox
  • Mittens
  • Mouse
  • Ninja
  • Pandora’s Fox
  • Rick Fox
  • Wags
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Cool Fox Names

Foxes are incredibly cool characters. Heck, there’s even a popular phrase “sly as a fox” to illustrate this.

After all, foxes slink around without a care, moving quickly and seemingly without a noise. They always seem to be calm and relaxed, too.

Without a doubt, a fox is a cool character, which is why one of these cool fox names may just be in order.

These names are trendy and unique, and some even have a bit of an edge.

We think you’ll enjoy these ideas and get plenty of inspiration. You may even find the fox name you’ve been looking for.

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

Pop culture is another great place to find inspiration for fox names. Foxes have been featured everywhere from movies and TV shows to cartoons and video games to literature and even mythology.

You may recognize some of the characters on this list and remember how much you enjoyed them. Or they could be completely new, but you like the name and want to repurpose it.

Either way, these famous fox names are interesting and inspired, and it’s definitely worth checking them out.

  • Br’er Fox – Br’er Rabbit
  • Carmelita Fox – Sly Cooper videogame
  • Crazy Redd – Animal Crossing
  • Eevee – Pokemon
  • Mr. Fox – Fantastic Mr. Fox
  • Fiona Fox – Sonic the Hedgehog
  • Fox McCloud – Nintendo’s videogame Star Fox
  • Foxy Roxy – Brutal: Paws of Fury
  • Foxy the Pirate – Five Nights at Freddy’s
  • Kitsune – fox spirits Japanese mythology
  • Maid Marian – Robin Hood
  • Mangle – Five Nights at Freddy’s
  • Mr. Tod – children’s book The Tale of Mr. Tod
  • Nick – Zootopia
  • Ninetales – Pokemon
  • Robin Hood – Disney’s Robin Hood
  • Swiper – Dora and the Lost City of Gold
  • Tails – Sonic the Hedgehog
  • Tod – The Fox and the Hound
  • Vixey – The Fox and the Hound
  • Vulpix – Pokemon

Final Thoughts

What did you think of these fox names? Did any fit your fancy?

We hope you found inspiration for picking the perfect name for a fox.

When naming an animal, it’s always a good idea to start a list and write down any idea that you like. Next, narrow it down one by one until you get the name you love.

These tips can help you quickly find the right option from your list of fox names.

How Do You Pick The Right Name?

Here’s an important question: how do you know if you’ve picked the right name for a fox?

These tips can help narrow down your search:

  • Is it easy to say? Some names are great on paper but tough to pronounce in everyday life. Before you become set on a name, make sure it rolls off the tongue because you could be saying it often.
  • Does it fit the fox? Check to see if the name matches the fox’s personality and appearance before committing to a name.
  • Say it out loud. Can you imagine calling the fox this name? If not, then it’s not the right choice. Move on and select something more appropriate.
  • And finally, trust your gut. Ask any animal enthusiast: when you find the right name, you’ll know it!