Looking for French puppy names with a meaning?

Bonjour! Are you about to welcome a lovely new puppy into your home? That is so exciting! We know that it could still be quite the struggle to find the right name for your new pooch. This is why we are here to help you. Our database of dog names has over 30.000 of them! We are sure there is a French one in there that you love.

French puppy names and meanings

Maybe you speak a bit of French, maybe you always loved the French language or maybe Paris is your favorite holiday destination! Either way, your puppy deserves a French name. The following names are a few French names that we really like, with meaning of course!

  • Tintin (the cartoon)
  • Chasse (hunt/hunter)
  • Idefix (from the French cartoon Asterix and Obelix)
  • Sucre (sugar)
  • Beau (pretty)
  • Esprit (spirit)
  • Ami (friend)
  • Tresor (treasure)
  • Bijoux (jewelry)

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French puppy names and meanings

Is there such a thing as the perfect name? Of course! Remember that it is your decision, if you think the name is perfect for your dog then it is. There isn’t anyone else that can tell you different, in the end you are the one that has to call the name for the rest of your dog’s life so make sure you will still enjoy the name after a few years.

More tips from Tinki

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Besides taking this in account it is also important to remember that a dog name should not be too long. The longer the name the more confusing it can get for your puppy. If we want to teach our puppy ‘sit’ we are also not going to use complete sentences, just ‘sit’ is most clear and easiest to remember. A name is almost the same as a command, keep it clear and short.

Find the best name for your dog! Choose from more than 30,000 dog names!

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