Kangaroo Names (649+ Best, Funny & Cute Ideas)

You can get a kangaroo pet. However, you should familiarize yourself with the current state laws since some jurisdictions require certain permits when you want to pet anything that may qualify as a wild animal.

With that said, assuming you can legally keep a kangaroo, it’s time to search for some good kangaroo names. This guide has some great names for pet kangaroos for your consideration.

Best Kangaroo Names

Some pet names are better for certain pets. The list below includes names perfect for kangaroos.

We’ve added some of the most popular pet names for kangaroos to consider in pop culture, suggestions according to pet kangaroo owners, and more;

  1. Adelaide
  2. Agatha
  3. Alex
  4. Allegra
  5. Amelia
  6. Aurelia
  7. Aussie
  8. Axl Roos
  9. Bambi
  10. Barry
  11. Bilby
  12. Bonita Canguro
  13. Boomer
  14. Bouncer
  15. Boxer
  16. Brooster
  17. Bruce
  18. Buck
  19. Carie
  20. Cindy Lou Roo
  21. Cindy Roo
  22. Coco
  23. Cookie
  24. Daphne
  25. Darl
  26. Darling
  27. Didgeridoo
  28. Dodger
  29. Dorian Grey
  30. Dozer
  31. Dunkaroo
  32. Edward
  33. Eleanor
  34. Fester
  35. Fuzzy
  36. Gilbert
  37. Grass Hopper
  38. Gus
  39. Harper
  40. Heidi
  41. Hip-hop
  42. Hippity Hoppity Roo
  43. Hopper
  44. Hoppermann
  45. Hoppy
  46. Hugo
  47. Jack
  48. Jack aRoo
  49. Jacqueline
  50. Jenna
  51. Jenny
  52. Jerald
  53. Jerry
  54. Jill aRoo
  55. Joey
  56. Joey Buttarooco
  57. Jordan
  58. Josie
  59. Jumping Jack
  60. Jumpster
  61. Jum Purr
  62. Jumpy
  63. Junie
  64. Kandy G. Rue
  65. Kanga
  66. Kari
  67. Katie
  68. Kayla
  69. Kaylee
  70. Kipper
  71. Kira
  72. Kloe
  73. Laroo
  74. LaRue
  75. Lilith
  76. Lou
  77. Lyric
  78. Mabel
  79. Maliroo
  80. Marilyn Monroo
  81. Mary Roo
  82. Matilda
  83. Nora
  84. Olivia Jo
  85. Ozzie
  86. Paddy Melon
  87. Paisley Rose
  88. Pammy
  89. Penelope
  90. Penny
  91. Piper
  92. Poppy
  93. Pouch Adams
  94. Pouch aHuntas
  95. Puncher
  96. Randy Rooman
  97. Razzle Dazzle
  98. Red
  99. Red Roo
  100. Remi Roo
  101. Ringo
  102. Rockelle
  103. Roger
  104. Rojo
  105. Ronny
  106. Roo
  107. Rooba
  108. Roobi Doo
  109. Rooby
  110. Roodolph
  111. Roopac Shakur
  112. Roo Paul
  113. Roopert Murdoch
  114. Roosita
  115. Roxy
  116. Ruby Red
  117. Rue
  118. Rufus
  119. Rupert
  120. Russie
  121. Ruthie
  122. Samson
  123. Sandy
  124. Sarah
  125. Sasquatch
  126. Scarlett
  127. Scrappy Roo
  128. Sheila
  129. Shelby
  130. Sienna
  131. Skipper
  132. Skippy
  133. Slugger
  134. Sonnie (Sunny)
  135. Sophie
  136. Speedbump
  137. Starlight
  138. Stella
  139. Sydney
  140. T. Rue Blue
  141. Theodore
  142. Thumper
  143. Tyson
  144. Vickie Roo
  145. Wally Rue
  146. Wanda
  147. Wendy
  148. William
  149. Windy
  150. Winnie The Roo
  151. Wonky
  152. Wriley Roo
  153. Yowi
  154. Yumpa
  155. Zoey
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Names For Female Kangaroos

Female kangaroos have distinct traits like a pouch. They are also smaller. You use these differences to name your pet kangaroo.

We’ve considered the unique traits of female kangaroos and included other names feminine names below;

  1. Aaliyah
  2. Abigail
  3. Adelaide
  4. Adelynn
  5. Alessandra
  6. Alexis
  7. Alice
  8. Amber
  9. Amelia
  10. Amina
  11. Anna
  12. Annie
  13. Aria
  14. Arielle
  15. Audrey
  16. Aurora
  17. Axel
  18. Bella
  19. Bonita
  20. Brandy
  21. Brayden
  22. Brianna
  23. Browny
  24. Brynn
  25. Camila
  26. Camilla
  27. Candice
  28. Candy
  29. Carie
  30. Caroline
  31. Charlotte
  32. Chloe
  33. Cindy
  34. Crystal
  35. Daisey
  36. Dave
  37. Donya
  38. Dozer
  39. Eleanor
  40. Elena
  41. Eli
  42. Elizabeth
  43. Ella
  44. Ellie
  45. Emilia
  46. Emily
  47. Emma
  48. Evelynn
  49. Evie
  50. Gabriela
  51. Gabrielle
  52. Giselle
  53. Grace
  54. Gracelyn
  55. Grey
  56. Hannah
  57. Harry
  58. Haven
  59. Healther
  60. Isabella
  61. Jenna
  62. Jenny
  63. Jessica
  64. Joanne Springer
  65. Josie
  66. Juliet
  67. Kaia
  68. Kaylee
  69. Kelly
  70. Kiara
  71. Kinley
  72. Lavender
  73. Layla
  74. Leah
  75. Leia
  76. Lena
  77. Leona
  78. Lillian
  79. Lilliana
  80. Lily
  81. Logan
  82. Lucille
  83. Lucy
  84. Luke
  85. Luna
  86. Lyla
  87. Madilyn
  88. Maeve
  89. Makenna
  90. Makenzie
  91. Maliroo
  92. Maya
  93. Melissa
  94. Mia
  95. Mila
  96. Millie
  97. Mimmie
  98. Miriam
  99. Mitchell
  100. Naomi
  101. Natalie
  102. Nina
  103. Nora
  104. Nova
  105. Olivia
  106. Paislee
  107. Paris
  108. Passion
  109. Penelope
  110. Petunia
  111. Phoebe
  112. Pouchy
  113. Puncher
  114. Raelyn
  115. Roger
  116. Rooby
  117. Roselyn
  118. Ruth
  119. Rylie
  120. Sage
  121. Sally
  122. Samantha
  123. Sandy
  124. Sarah
  125. Savannah
  126. Scarlett
  127. Sofia
  128. Sophia
  129. Stella
  130. Stephanie
  131. Talia
  132. Tiffany
  133. Tyson
  134. Victoria
  135. Violet
  136. Zoey

Names For Male Kangaroos

You can also consider masculine names for your male kangaroo pet if he is really macho.

Male kangaroos can exhibit aggressive behavior and have a distinct masculine physique.

We’ve compiled some great masculine names for your consideration.

  1. Aaron
  2. Adam
  3. Admire
  4. Adrian
  5. Aiden
  6. Alessandra
  7. Alex
  8. Alexander
  9. Alvin
  10. Amina
  11. Andrew
  12. Angel
  13. Annie
  14. Anthony
  15. Asher
  16. Aussie
  17. Austin
  18. Axel
  19. Bella
  20. Benjamin
  21. Big Foot
  22. Bonita
  23. Bowie
  24. Boxer
  25. Boxing King
  26. Brayden
  27. Bryson
  28. Buck
  29. Caleb
  30. Cameron
  31. Camilla
  32. Carie
  33. Carson
  34. Carter
  35. Charles
  36. Chris
  37. Christian
  38. Christopher
  39. Clive
  40. Colton
  41. Connor
  42. Cooper
  43. Daniel
  44. Dave
  45. David
  46. Dominic
  47. Easton
  48. Elena
  49. Eli
  50. Elias
  51. Elijah
  52. Ella
  53. Emilia
  54. Ethan
  55. Evan
  56. Everett
  57. Ezekiel
  58. Ezra
  59. Faloo
  60. Felix
  61. Frank
  62. Fuzzy
  63. Gabriel
  64. Grayson
  65. Grey
  66. Greyson
  67. Harry
  68. Henry
  69. Hopster
  70. Hudson
  71. Hunter
  72. Hutch
  73. Ian
  74. Isaac
  75. Isaiah
  76. Jace
  77. Jack
  78. Jackson
  79. Jacob
  80. James
  81. Jameson
  82. Jason
  83. Jaxon
  84. Jaxson
  85. Jayden
  86. Jenna
  87. Jerald
  88. Jeremiah
  89. Jessica
  90. Jill a Roo
  91. John
  92. Jonathan
  93. Jordan
  94. Jose
  95. Joseph
  96. Joshua
  97. Josiah
  98. Julian
  99. Kari
  100. Katie
  101. Kayden
  102. Kipper
  103. Landon
  104. LaRue
  105. Layla
  106. Leia
  107. Lena
  108. Leo
  109. Leonardo
  110. Levi
  111. Liam
  112. Lillian
  113. Lincoln
  114. Logan
  115. Lucas
  116. Luke
  117. Makenna
  118. Mason
  119. Mateo
  120. Matthew
  121. Maverick
  122. Meenal
  123. Michael
  124. Mike
  125. Miles
  126. Millie
  127. Naomi
  128. Nathan
  129. Nicholas
  130. Noah
  131. Noel
  132. Nolan
  133. Odin
  134. Oliver
  135. Owen
  136. Ozzie
  137. Parker
  138. Phoenix
  139. Pouch Adams
  140. Robert
  141. Roger
  142. Roman
  143. Rudolf
  144. Ryan
  145. Sage
  146. Samuel
  147. Santiago
  148. Sawyer
  149. Sebastian
  150. Sienna
  151. Simon
  152. Skippy
  153. Stella
  154. Theodora
  155. Thomas
  156. William
  157. Willy
  158. Windy
  159. Wyatt
  160. Xavier
  161. Yowi
  162. Zeph
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Unisex Names for Kangaroos

You may have a male or female kangaroo, but you want a gender-neutral name.

We’ve compiled a few unisex names for you to consider;

  1. Dash
  2. Dewey
  3. Fletch
  4. Gray
  5. Henley
  6. Hux
  7. Kip
  8. Lennox
  9. Parker
  10. Rascal
  11. Rowne
  12. Vesper
  13. Wren

Cute Names for Kangaroos

Baby kangaroos are cute. Their size and mannerisms can be adorable, especially when they are they are being carried around in a pouch. Kangaroos are also cuddly.

We have a list of names below that best explain cuteness and related kangaroo traits;

  1. Alex
  2. Arielle
  3. Aussie
  4. Axl Roos
  5. Barry
  6. Bongo
  7. Boomer
  8. Bounce
  9. Bouncer
  10. Breeda
  11. Brooster
  12. Browny
  13. Champion
  14. Chocolate
  15. Cindy Roo
  16. Cooper
  17. Didgeridoo
  18. Dodger
  19. Dozer
  20. Dunkaroo
  21. Easton
  22. Eleanor
  23. Ella
  24. Emma
  25. Faloo
  26. Fester
  27. Fuzzy
  28. Gabriela
  29. Gabrielle
  30. Gina
  31. Giselle
  32. Grace
  33. Hopper
  34. Hoppermann
  35. Hoppy
  36. Hugo
  37. Jenny
  38. Joey Buttarooco
  39. John
  40. Josie
  41. Jump
  42. Jumping Jack
  43. Jumpster
  44. Kanga
  45. Kao
  46. Kari
  47. Katie
  48. Kenny
  49. Kiko
  50. Kipper
  51. Landon
  52. Laroo
  53. LaRue
  54. Lea Purr
  55. Lily
  56. Little Roo
  57. Longer
  58. Lyric
  59. Madilyn
  60. Maeve
  61. Maliroo
  62. Marilyn Monroo
  63. Mary Roo
  64. Matilda
  65. Maverick
  66. Mike
  67. Miles
  68. Nina
  69. Penelope
  70. Pouch Adams
  71. Raelyn
  72. Randy Rooman
  73. Red
  74. Red Roo
  75. Remi Roo
  76. Rojo
  77. Roo Paul
  78. Roo Roo
  79. Roodolph
  80. Roopac Shakur
  81. Roopert Murdoch
  82. Ruby Red
  83. Rufus
  84. Russie
  85. Ruth
  86. Samantha
  87. Sandy
  88. Santiago
  89. Savannah
  90. Shelia
  91. Springer
  92. Skipper
  93. Skippy
  94. Slugger
  95. Sonnie
  96. Sunny
  97. Thumper
  98. Willow
  99. Windy
  100. Wriley Roo
  101. Yowi
  102. Yumpa

Good Names for Kangaroos

Kangaroo pet names can take many forms. We have some simple good names you can use below that range from wordplay to names of things and places representative of kangaroos.

  1. Aussie
  2. Boomer
  3. Bounce
  4. Brooster
  5. Browny
  6. Chocolate
  7. Cindy Roo
  8. Didgeridoo
  9. Dodger
  10. Dorian Grey
  11. Dozer
  12. Dunkaroo
  13. Fester
  14. Fuzzy
  15. Jack aRoo
  16. Joey Buttarooco
  17. Jumping Jack
  18. Kari
  19. LaRue
  20. Lea Purr
  21. Lyric
  22. Maliroo
  23. Marilyn Monroo
  24. Marry Roo
  25. Pouch Adams
  26. Pouch aHuntas
  27. Randy Rooman
  28. Red
  29. Remi Roo
  30. Rojo
  31. Roo Paul
  32. Roodolph
  33. Roopac Shakur
  34. Roopert Murdoch
  35. Ruby Red
  36. Russie
  37. Skippy
  38. Slugger
  39. Windy
  40. Wizard of Aus
  41. Yowi

Funny Kangaroo Names

Fun pet names are great for many reasons. They can cheer you up, be representative of a funny trait exhibited by your pet, utilize wordplay, etc.

We have some funny kangaroo pet names below;

  1. Creed
  2. Dunkaroo
  3. Grass Hopper
  4. Hoppermann
  5. Jill aRoo
  6. Joey Buttarooco
  7. Jumping Jack
  8. Jum Purr
  9. Marilyn Monroo
  10. Randy Rooman
  11. Rooby
  12. Roodolph
  13. Roo Paul
  14. Scooby Roo
  15. Scrappy Roo
  16. T. Rue Blue
  17. Winnie The Roo
  18. Wriley Roo

Cool Names for Kangaroos

Kangaroos are cool pets given the fact that they aren’t common. A kangaroo isn’t a regular pet (like a dog or cat). You should therefore consider a cool or unique name if possible.

We’ve listed some cool and unique names below. Our list includes cool famous kangaroos and/or characters.

  1. Austin – a name from The Backyardigans
  2. Bongo – a name from Big Big Friend
  3. Bopp-A-Roo – a name from Power Rangers – Ninja Storm
  4. Bungalow – a name from Fur Fighters
  5. Chimera Punch – a name from Tokyo Mew Mew
  6. Clive – name from Radio Roo
  7. Dave – a name from Beyond the Black Stump
  8. Duncan – name after Dunk-a-roos mascot
  9. Ginger Kangaroo – a name from Spot the Dog
  10. Gracie – a name from Pop Im Pop!
  11. Hippety Hopper – a name from Looney Tunes
  12. Hopper – a name from Dish Network mascot
  13. Hopster – name from Wild Kratts
  14. Jackie Legs – name from Kangaroo Jack
  15. Joey – a name from Walt Disney shorts
  16. Kanga – a name from Winnie the Pooh
  17. Kangaroo – a name from Sweet Pickles
  18. Kangaroo Jack – a name from Kangaroo Jack
  19. Kao – name from Kao the Kangaroo
  20. Kidding Kangaroo – name after Sweet Pickles
  21. Kiko – name from Terrytoons cartoons
  22. Kip – a name from Shirt Tales
  23. Ripper Roo – a name from Crash Bandicoot
  24. Roger – a name from Tekken
  25. Roo – a name from Winnie the Pooh
  26. Roo Boss – name from Wild Kratts
  27. Rooey – a name from Bomberman
  28. Sheila the Kangaroo – name from Spyro the Dragon
  29. Skippy – name from Skippy the Bush Kangaroo
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Help Choosing the Perfect Name

We’ve listed the top kangaroo names above. If you want to name a pet kangaroo by their gender, cuteness, coolness, etc., consider the suggestions above. If you want additional pet names, we have some additional name inspiration tips for your consideration.

For instance, you can consider the unique physical attributes of your pet. If he’s physically built, you can consider the name of a well-built actor (Stallone). If your kangaroo is fast, you can call him/her flash, bolt, etc. Kangaroos also love boxing. You can name him/her after your favorite boxer.

Your friends and family can also give you naming clues. If you still haven’t found the perfect name for you, use naming resources like blogoftom for brand new and fresh pet names. Naming your pet or anything else shouldn’t be challenging or time-consuming.

Conclusion

Kangaroos can be great pets to keep. However, you need a great pet name to go with a unique pet like a Kangaroo. Luckily, we have hundreds of kangaroo names for you to choose from.

The names range from famous kangaroos, gender-based to attributes-related names (linked to a kangaroo’s muscles, strong legs, long tail, etc.) You can also name your kangaroo by color (red kangaroo).

For more naming inspiration, you can consider blogoftom for fast and easy naming.

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