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Tiger Name Generator

Looking for some awesome tiger names? You’ve come to the right place!

No matter whether you need them for an adopted animal, stuffed tiger, fictional character, or any other reason – you’ll find some great tiger names ideas.

Tigers are beautiful creatures and the largest cat species. They are best known for their stripes and hunting abilities. We’ve picked out a bunch of name ideas that should fit nicely with these traits.

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Top Tiger Names

Here are some of our favorite tiger names split into male and female lists. These names are great classic big cat names that are sure to fit perfect with your tiger.

Top Female Tiger Names

  1. Addie
  2. Amber
  3. Angel
  4. Bella
  5. Belle
  6. Catrina
  7. Cleo
  8. Coco
  9. Cora
  10. Daisy
  11. Hazel
  12. Honey
  13. Jinx
  14. Lucy
  15. Luna
  16. Mia
  17. Nala
  18. Princess
  19. Roxy
  20. Sassy
  21. Whiskers
  22. Willow

Top Male Tiger Names

  1. Alfie
  2. Archie
  3. Axel
  4. Bailey
  5. Bandit
  6. Bingo
  7. Caesar
  8. Charlie
  9. Chewie
  10. Finn
  11. Hobbes
  12. Indy
  13. Louie
  14. Lucky
  15. Meeko
  16. Milo
  17. Ninja
  18. Oscar
  19. Ozzy
  20. Prince
  21. Rajah
  22. Simba
  23. Teddy
  24. Tigger
  25. Waffles
  26. Whiskers
  27. Ziggy
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Cute Tiger Names

Tigers themselves are quite ferocious creatures, but also quite beautiful. If you’re naming a stuffed toy tiger these cute tiger names might be a great fit. Or if you just want something cute sounding it can be a nice contrast with their strength.

  • Amber
  • Abby
  • Alegra
  • Alfie
  • Alpine
  • Angel
  • Apollo
  • Archie
  • Arlo
  • Artie
  • Arizona
  • Athena
  • Avery
  • Bailey
  • Barney
  • Basil
  • Becks
  • Bernie
  • Brodie
  • Bucky
  • Buttercup
  • Buttons
  • Carmel
  • Cece
  • Charlie
  • Checkers
  • Chester
  • Chestnut
  • Cinnamon
  • Cookie
  • Copper
  • Cora
  • Cosmo
  • Cuddles
  • Cupcake
  • Digby
  • Earnest
  • Eddie
  • Edison
  • Elmo
  • Eva
  • Evelyn
  • Fergus
  • Ferris
  • Fitz
  • Fonzie
  • Frankie
  • Hazel
  • Henry
  • Hope
  • Iris
  • Ivy
  • Jasper
  • Juliet
  • Jungle
  • Kali
  • Kenji
  • King
  • Lancelot
  • Lenny
  • Maynard
  • Miles
  • Misty
  • Moon
  • Monty
  • Nepal
  • Newton
  • Nigel
  • Oswald
  • Otis
  • Otto
  • Pearl
  • Percy
  • Pip
  • Pixel
  • Ridley
  • Rigby
  • Ripley
  • Rooney
  • Rose
  • Russell
  • Sandy
  • Scarlett
  • Sheldon
  • Skip
  • Snickers
  • Spice
  • Toby
  • Yuki
  • Ziggy
  • Zooey
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Cool Tiger Names

There are few animals that are as cool as a tiger. These cool tiger names come from fiction, movies, sports and more. A perfect fit for a tiger.

  • Ace
  • Alpine
  • Apollo
  • Aragorn
  • Archer
  • Aurora
  • Bane
  • Bindi
  • Blaze
  • Boomer
  • Bowie
  • Bugsy
  • Bullseye
  • Camo
  • China
  • Cosimia
  • Danger
  • Denver
  • Diesel
  • Dre
  • Duke
  • Dutch
  • Eden
  • Ember
  • Escobar
  • Flame
  • Flash
  • Ghost
  • Gizmo
  • Goliath
  • Harley
  • Hendrix
  • India
  • Indie
  • Jazz
  • Kai
  • Kona
  • Link
  • Loki
  • Maleficent
  • Marley
  • Maverick
  • Milan
  • Mystic
  • Oakley
  • Opal
  • Prince
  • Rebel
  • Redford
  • Remy
  • Riley
  • Ringo
  • Rio
  • Rocky
  • Rogue
  • Rowan
  • Royal
  • Rusty
  • Ryder
  • Ryker
  • Serenity
  • Sherlock
  • Skye
  • Sonic
  • Spark
  • Spike
  • Stormy
  • Striker
  • Sydney
  • Tex
  • Thor
  • Venom
  • Venus
  • Vixen
  • York
  • Zelda
  • Zeus
  • Zorro
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Funny Tiger Names

Want a laugh? Check out these funny tiger names that poke fun at these fierce big cats. Maybe a funny name is the perfect fit for your tiger. Do you have any other ideas for funny names? Let us know in the comments!

  • Bing Clawsby
  • Butch Catsidy
  • Catrina
  • Cat Benatar
  • Cat Stevens
  • Catrick Swayze
  • Catsanova
  • Cindy Clawford
  • Clawdia
  • Fidel Catstro
  • Fuzz Aldrin
  • Genghis Cat
  • Hairy Potter
  • Hello Kitty
  • Joe Exotic
  • Jude Paw
  • Katy Purry
  • Kitkat
  • Lucifurr
  • Luke Skywhisker
  • Pawdrey Hepburn
  • Pawla
  • Pawline
  • Picatso
  • Santa Claws
  • The Great Catsby
  • Tiger Woods
  • William Shakespaw
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Famous Tiger Names

There are a number of famous tiger names from classic stories. We’ve gathered some of these well-known tigers into a list for you.

This collection of famous tigers comes from books, tv, movies and video games.

  • Battle Cat – He-Man and the Masters of the Universe
  • Bengali – ThunderCats
  • Caspin – ThunderCats
  • Cool Cat – Looney Tunes
  • Cringer – He-Man and the Masters of the Universe, turns into Battle Cat
  • Daniel – Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood
  • Hobbes – Stuffed tiger from Calvin and Hobbes
  • Incineroar – Pokemon
  • Javan – ThunderCats
  • Katt – Breath of Fire II, video game
  • Master Tigress – Kung Fu Panda
  • Paws – Detroit Tigers’ mascot
  • Pura – Crash Bandicoot, video game
  • Rajah – Aladdin
  • Richard Parker – Life of Pi
  • Sabor – Tarzan
  • Shere Khan – The Jungle Book
  • Shiva – The Walking Dead
  • Tawky Tawny – Captain Marvel character, Marvel Comics & DC Comics
  • Tigger – Winnie the Pooh
  • Timber – Diddy Kong Racing, video game
  • Titus – Marvel Comics
  • Tony – Tony the Tiger, Frosted Flakes mascot
  • Tygra – ThunderCats
  • White Tiger – Marvel Heroes for Hire

Final Thoughts

Hopefully these lists of tiger names helped you pick out an awesome name for your big cat pal.

When naming any animal, it’s always a good idea to write down (or save using our site) any idea that interests you and then narrow it down from there.

Once you have a list, gradually narrow it down one by one until you find the one that’s right.

Sometimes, though, it’s tough to narrow down the list when you have so many good ideas. In that case, these tips can help you quickly find the right option from your list of tiger 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 your tiger?

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 after all, you might be saying it quite often!
  • Does it fit your tiger? Check to see if the name fits the personality of your tiger.
  • Say it out loud. Can you imagine saying the name out loud? If not, then it’s not the right choice. Move on and select something more appropriate.
  • And finally, trust your gut. When you find the right name, you’ll know it!