699+ Dove Names (Cute, Funny & Cool Naming Ideas)

Doves are great pet birds to have. They don’t require maintenance in many cases and can be very social. Provided you don’t force interactions, you are bound to have a happy pet that will always want to be around you and feed from your hand.

If you already have a dove pet or are thinking of getting one and naming them, you are in the right place. We have hundreds of dove names below for you to consider.

Let’s dive in.

Best Dove Names

Pets should be named according to their uniqueness. Below are the names that best stand out for pet doves.

The suggestions come from dove pet owners, famous doves, pet bird names, and other notable suggestions.

  1. Azurety
  2. Babe
  3. Bella
  4. Blackberry
  5. Blu
  6. Blue
  7. Brian
  8. Briana
  9. Bubba
  10. Caroline
  11. Celeste
  12. Chirp
  13. Claw
  14. Colbat
  15. Combat
  16. Cookie
  17. Dale
  18. Dammer
  19. Dhawan
  20. Elvis
  21. Emittrer
  22. Eric
  23. Feathers
  24. Fluff
  25. Garud
  26. Ginger
  27. Goggile
  28. Goldie
  29. Hal
  30. Hestle
  31. Indigo
  32. Kaney Best
  33. Kohli
  34. Kookle
  35. Lago
  36. Latter
  37. Lazy Girls
  38. Loud Mouth
  39. Macaw
  40. Mango
  41. Melody
  42. Miami
  43. Onion
  44. Oscar
  45. Parker
  46. Peaches
  47. Peanut
  48. Peatter
  49. Pepper
  50. Plater
  51. Pollow
  52. Polly
  53. Pong
  54. Preen
  55. Qubar
  56. Rainbow
  57. Ralph
  58. Rao
  59. Rawan
  60. Red Carpet
  61. Roi
  62. Sam
  63. Shah
  64. Shappire
  65. Shivers
  66. Skittles
  67. Sky
  68. Sparky
  69. Spider
  70. Star
  71. Sunny
  72. Taunan
  73. Tiki
  74. Tokio
  75. Tumon
  76. Twilight
  77. Udemy
  78. Waller
  79. Yong Foul
  80. Zazu

Names For Female Doves

It’s hard to tell apart doves by their gender. However, those who observe keenly will notice that male doves are slightly bigger in size compared to their female counterparts.

Females also have browner coloring. Since size alone isn’t adequate for naming pets by gender, we’ve also included some good feminine names below;

  1. Abby
  2. Alia
  3. Alice
  4. Ava
  5. Bella
  6. Bianca
  7. Birdie
  8. Bubbles
  9. Charmain
  10. Cherry
  11. Chloe
  12. Cleo
  13. Cleopatra
  14. Coco
  15. Daisy
  16. Dakota
  17. Diana
  18. Dina
  19. Dixie
  20. Dorothy
  21. Elizabeth
  22. Eve
  23. Fairy
  24. Fiona
  25. Florence
  26. Gabby
  27. Garlina
  28. Ginny
  29. Goldie
  30. Harper
  31. Iris
  32. Isabelle
  33. Ivy
  34. Jade
  35. Josetta
  36. Juniper
  37. Kate
  38. Katie
  39. Lacey
  40. Lady Jane
  41. Lavender
  42. Lima
  43. Lizzie
  44. Lucy
  45. Lulie
  46. Lulu
  47. Luna
  48. Madea
  49. Marylyn
  50. Matilda
  51. Meghan
  52. Millie
  53. Moe
  54. Molly
  55. Pepperanne
  56. Perry
  57. Pipa
  58. Poppie
  59. Rose
  60. Rosie
  61. Ruth
  62. Samantha
  63. Sharon
  64. Sheba
  65. Skye
  66. Stella
  67. Sunny
  68. Tara
  69. Yasmin
  70. Zoe

Names For Male Doves

If you settle for a male dove, he may exhibit masculine traits worth naming after. We have some great male names for your consideration.

Our list also includes names representing masculinity, popular male names, and more!

  1. Abbot
  2. Ace
  3. Alfie
  4. Alvin
  5. Andy
  6. Ariel
  7. Avocado
  8. Axel
  9. Barney
  10. Batman
  11. Baxter
  12. Blaze
  13. Bond
  14. Bradey
  15. Brandon
  16. Bruno
  17. Calico
  18. Carlos
  19. Chance
  20. Charlie
  21. Christopher
  22. Clark
  23. Dexter
  24. Donald
  25. Donny
  26. Dory
  27. Eggo
  28. Elvis
  29. Eric
  30. Ethan
  31. Frank
  32. Freddie
  33. George
  34. Gift
  35. Gravy
  36. Griffin
  37. Harold
  38. Henry
  39. Herbet
  40. Hunger Games
  41. Ivy
  42. Jasper
  43. Jeckle
  44. Jett
  45. John
  46. Jojo
  47. Jonah
  48. Juliet
  49. Kie
  50. Kill
  51. Kilo
  52. Lewis
  53. Lou
  54. Louie
  55. Malvin
  56. Mark
  57. Marvin
  58. Mason
  59. Minney
  60. Oliver
  61. Orville
  62. Patrick
  63. Peanut Butter
  64. Peter
  65. Phienix
  66. Pilot
  67. Pooler
  68. Rico
  69. Rio
  70. Rocky
  71. Romeo
  72. Saffron
  73. Sam
  74. Shadow
  75. Simon
  76. Sterling
  77. Tiger King
  78. Tingo
  79. Tobin
  80. Tom
  81. Unknown
  82. Wesley
  83. Willy
  84. Wirlpool
  85. Zaru
White dove flying

Unisex Names for Doves

Assuming you just want a neutral name, we have some good unisex names that will work for your dove.

These names range from popular bird names to names that represent a mood, feeling, and more.

  1. Beaker
  2. Birdie
  3. Bronco Bird
  4. Casper
  5. Chipper
  6. Chippie
  7. Crazy Bird
  8. Cuddles
  9. Goody
  10. Happy
  11. Harley
  12. Hershey
  13. Hunter
  14. Jazz
  15. Kudo
  16. Magic
  17. Maxi
  18. Megabyte
  19. Moo
  20. Nibbles
  21. Ozzy
  22. Packer
  23. Peach
  24. Pepsi
  25. Peri
  26. Piper
  27. Pirate
  28. Pita
  29. Poncho
  30. Royalty
  31. Scooter
  32. Silly
  33. Snickers
  34. Spice
  35. Sprite
  36. Squidward
  37. Sugar
  38. Sunshine
  39. Teale
  40. Teke
  41. Tiger
  42. Toots
  43. Touche
  44. Twix
  45. Whiskey
  46. Whisper

Cute Dove Names

Doves, especially tiny baby doves are really cute. Many pet dove owners also describe their pets as adorable.

There are very few experiences that can be compared to holding a tiny dove in your hand and feeding them.

With that said, we’ve tried to capture that feeling in words with our cute dove name suggestions below;

  1. Alexa
  2. Amanda
  3. Angel
  4. Angie
  5. Annie
  6. Ava
  7. Bella
  8. Big Green
  9. Billy
  10. Bisquit
  11. Blueberry
  12. Bonnie
  13. Booder
  14. Booster
  15. Candy
  16. Casper
  17. Charlie
  18. Chipper
  19. Christina
  20. Coco
  21. Cookie
  22. Crow
  23. Daffy
  24. Daisey
  25. Daisy
  26. Diamond
  27. Donald
  28. Dory
  29. Emerald
  30. Ethel
  31. Faisy
  32. Feathers
  33. Franky
  34. Frosty
  35. Gale
  36. Ginger
  37. Gloria
  38. Goldie
  39. Gracie
  40. Gumdrop
  41. Harley
  42. Heather
  43. Henny
  44. Hillary
  45. Hinger
  46. Hodle
  47. Hoose
  48. Icicle
  49. Immaculate
  50. Iren
  51. Isis
  52. Ivy
  53. Jerry
  54. Jewel
  55. Juliet
  56. Kenzie
  57. Kim
  58. Kimberly
  59. King
  60. Kiwi
  61. Lilly
  62. Lily
  63. Lucky
  64. Lucy
  65. Mango
  66. Marble
  67. Max
  68. Misty
  69. Natasha
  70. Nate
  71. Norah
  72. Numbus
  73. Paco
  74. Peaches
  75. Peanut
  76. Penny
  77. Pepper
  78. Perchy
  79. Pinky
  80. Pixie
  81. Polly
  82. Prince
  83. Puck
  84. Puff
  85. Rainbow
  86. Rambo
  87. Reck
  88. Rifles
  89. Romeo
  90. Ruby
  91. Sammy
  92. Sandy
  93. Scuttles
  94. Shutter
  95. Skittles
  96. Sky
  97. Snowball
  98. Snuggles
  99. Speck
  100. Speedy
  101. Sugar
  102. Sunny
  103. Sweetie
  104. Tango
  105. Ticken
  106. Ticko
  107. Tinky
  108. Tiny
  109. Tweety
  110. Twinkle
  111. Wonderland

Good Names for Doves

You don’t need a sophisticated pet name. If you want your dove to simply have a name, we have good suggestions below for your consideration.

  1. Aloma
  2. Arthurflorida
  3. Ash
  4. Axel
  5. Becky
  6. Belinda
  7. Blinky
  8. Bob
  9. Bombo
  10. Booker
  11. Callum
  12. Carlton
  13. Colman
  14. David
  15. Eagle
  16. Elton
  17. Emily
  18. Farlen
  19. Fly
  20. Fred
  21. Giver
  22. Grey
  23. Indigo
  24. Jewelly
  25. John
  26. Karem
  27. Kit
  28. Laglo
  29. Lily
  30. Luna
  31. Max
  32. Mercy
  33. Milue
  34. Nano
  35. Naomi
  36. Nina
  37. Oscar
  38. Peter
  39. Petunia
  40. Polly
  41. Rachael
  42. Rascal
  43. Ricky
  44. Rocky
  45. Sage
  46. Skylar
  47. Sparky
  48. Spicy
  49. Spike
  50. Tim
  51. Ty
  52. Zendaya
  53. Zuri

Funny Dove Names

Humorous pet names can work great for pet owners and others who interact with a pet. Your dove should make you happy.

We’ve compiled some of the funniest names we could find, which are from world play and words representing humor/fun.

  1. Avocado
  2. Barney
  3. Beaker
  4. Booboo
  5. Bud
  6. Captain
  7. Cherry
  8. Creamside
  9. Darwain
  10. Deryn
  11. Dovetella
  12. Ernald
  13. Forvina
  14. Ginger
  15. Godzilla
  16. Goliath
  17. Gumby
  18. Hook
  19. Horror
  20. Iris
  21. Kijo
  22. Lark
  23. Lineyard
  24. Ninja
  25. Olive
  26. Orion
  27. Pearl
  28. Perlewss
  29. Scarlet
  30. Wingwar
  31. Xalla
  32. Zarud
Two white doves

Cool Names for Doves

A cool pet deserves a cool name. Luckily, there’s no shortage of cool things to name your pet after.

We have some names of cool personalities, cool things, and typical symbols of coolness.

If your pet acts cool, call him/her any of the names below;

  1. Alaska
  2. Aspen
  3. Casper
  4. Champ
  5. Chase
  6. Click
  7. Everest
  8. Flex
  9. Ghost
  10. Harley
  11. Hunter
  12. Ice
  13. Jack Sparrow
  14. Jay Wings
  15. Jett
  16. Joe
  17. John
  18. Kendrick
  19. Lake
  20. Lightning
  21. Mars
  22. Percy
  23. Phoenix
  24. Pilot
  25. Puff Daddy
  26. Raphael
  27. Raven
  28. Rihanna
  29. Riri
  30. River
  31. Rocket
  32. Ryder
  33. Sean
  34. Shade
  35. Shadow
  36. Tiger
  37. Whisper
  38. Zuri

Unique Names For A Pet Dove

The typical pet owner gets a cat or a dog. Doves are unique pets. They also exhibit unique feeding behavior.

If you love how a dove behaves, and their unique symbolism in the world (white dove = peace), we have some unique names below.

  1. Ace
  2. Adore
  3. Ajax
  4. Alaska
  5. Amor
  6. Angel
  7. Beauty
  8. Beloved
  9. Birdie
  10. Boomer
  11. Butch
  12. Capri
  13. Cedar
  14. Chaos
  15. Chipper
  16. Clyde
  17. Coldin
  18. Devoted
  19. Devotion
  20. Diamond
  21. Domino
  22. Dovey
  23. Electra
  24. Elvis
  25. Everest
  26. Faith
  27. Feather
  28. Freedom
  29. Gift
  30. Ginger
  31. Grace
  32. Harry
  33. Heartly
  34. Hercules
  35. Hermes
  36. Honey
  37. Hope
  38. Indy
  39. Ivy
  40. Jewel
  41. Karma
  42. Kiwi
  43. Kong
  44. Leo
  45. Love
  46. Lucky
  47. Mercedes
  48. Minx
  49. Missile
  50. Mojo
  51. Nissa
  52. Nixie
  53. Noel
  54. Oscar
  55. Paco
  56. Peace
  57. Peaceful
  58. Penny
  59. Pika
  60. Polly
  61. Posey
  62. Precious
  63. Pumpkin
  64. Purity
  65. Pyro
  66. Rambo
  67. Rufus
  68. Saber
  69. Saint
  70. Scar
  71. Shadow
  72. Sheba
  73. Sparky
  74. Spice
  75. Spirit
  76. Stella
  77. Story
  78. Tank
  79. Thor
  80. Vader
  81. Venom
  82. Whiskey
  83. Xena
  84. Zen
  85. Zeus
  86. Zuri

White Dove Names

The white dove symbolizes peace, holiness, and purity, among other things.

If you wish for a name representative of color, we have some popular white names for you below;

  1. Alaska
  2. Albina
  3. Angel
  4. Arctic
  5. Ash
  6. Avalanche
  7. Beans
  8. Belle
  9. Blanch
  10. Blizzard
  11. Blondie
  12. Breezy
  13. Brie
  14. Candy
  15. Casper
  16. Champagne
  17. Chanel
  18. Chardonnay
  19. Charmin
  20. Choco
  21. Chowder
  22. Cloud
  23. Cloudy
  24. Coco
  25. Cocoa
  26. Coconut
  27. Coldin
  28. Cookie
  29. Cotton
  30. Crackers
  31. Cream Puff
  32. Dior
  33. Divinity
  34. Dusky
  35. Dusty
  36. Elsa
  37. Everest
  38. Fendi
  39. Flash
  40. Flour
  41. Fluffy
  42. Frosty
  43. Glacier
  44. Ice
  45. Iceberg
  46. Icee
  47. Icicle
  48. Igloo
  49. Inky
  50. Ivory
  51. Jack Frost
  52. Java
  53. Jett
  54. Jon Snow
  55. Juicy
  56. Latte
  57. Lolli
  58. Louie
  59. Lucy
  60. Lunar
  61. Luna
  62. Marshmallow
  63. Milky
  64. Mocha Chip
  65. Nimbus
  66. Noel
  67. Noir
  68. Onyx
  69. Oreo
  70. Pearl
  71. Polar
  72. Popcorn
  73. Puro
  74. Q-Tip
  75. Radar
  76. Ralph
  77. Raven
  78. Scotcheroo
  79. Sky
  80. Snickerdoodle
  81. Snow
  82. Snow Cone
  83. Snow King
  84. Snow Princess
  85. Snow White
  86. Snowball
  87. Snowbird
  88. Snowflake
  89. Snowy
  90. Sprinkles
  91. Stormy
  92. Sugar
  93. Summer
  94. Sunshine
  95. Sweetie
  96. Thunder
  97. Truffles
  98. Vanilla/Nilla
  99. Weather
  100. White
  101. Whitey
  102. Winter
  103. Wonderland
  104. Yeti
  105. Yogurt
  106. Gurt
  107. Zuri
Two white doves

Name Inspiration: Help Choosing the Perfect Name

We have listed hundreds of names for a pet dove above. However, you may still be searching for that perfect dove name.

If so, you can consider other names. One of the best sources of naming inspiration is a pet’s unique traits. If your dove is playful, you can find a name representing such a trait.

If he loves food, you can name him/her after their favorite food. If your dove has unique coloration this can also be naming inspiration.

You can also ask for help. Your friends, children, spouse, and relatives can give you great suggestions to call your new pet.

They may have names they love or observe unique things you can use for naming.

The internet is also a limitless resource for pet names. You can begin your search on Google and go through thousands of sites with potentially good names you can consider.

However, you need time to find a dove name through search. It’s also advisable to try translating some popular names. For instance, you can translate dove into any language and find the translations that you like the best. Google has a translation tool you can use for free to do this.

However, we would suggest visiting naming resources like blogoftom that offer fresh new names. Get unique new names for your pet alongside important information like FAQs, meanings, and more. Save time and effort while getting great names you can use. Provided you are getting a meaningful name, there’s no limit to what you can call your pet.

Conclusion

Doves are great pets for bird lovers. You can get a dove for many reasons, from their symbolism to their little to low maintenance. A dove can be a symbol of peace or purity.

Doves can also be relaxing pets to tend to. A feeding session can be all you need to relieve stress.

However, you need a name befitting of the dove you get. If you get a white dove, we have names that match such a dove.

We also have many other categories above, from female names to male names, unique names, and more!

You can also consider the naming tips we’ve provided above or use blogoftom as your naming resource.

All in all, choose a name that you like since you are going to use it for as long as your dove lives.

FAQs

What is the name of the dove in Pinocchio?

Blue fairy’s dove. A dove was featured in Pinocchio. The main role of the dove was to deliver a note written by the blue fairy.

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