Pig Names (861 Best, Funny & Cute Ideas)

Even if you’re a cat or dog person, you may want a unique pet to keep. A pig can be a great addition to your family.

Pigs are depicted as dirty animals. However, this isn’t entirely the case. Like other pets, pigs can be trained to maintain cleanliness.

Now that a pet pig isn’t so far-fetched, we can turn our attention to pig names. What should you call your pet pig? Pet naming can be based on many things, from the type of pig in question to their color, mannerisms, physical attributes, and more.

For instance, you may want a funny name, a name fit for a male pig, a name for a female pig, and more! We have all those name suggestions below.

Let’s dive in.

Best Pig Names

For the best of the best pet names used for pigs, we’ve compiled multiple names for you.

These include names that pet pig owners love the most, famous pet pig monikers and more!

  1. Blaster
  2. Bonnet
  3. Celery
  4. Chewbacon
  5. Chuck
  6. Digger
  7. Freddy
  8. GG Bond
  9. Goliath
  10. Gub Gub
  11. Hawk
  12. Hempton
  13. Hogwash
  14. Hoof
  15. King Neptune
  16. Kubota
  17. Little Mouth
  18. Melody
  19. Miss Piggy
  20. Pancetta
  21. Percy Porker
  22. Porky Pig
  23. Puddle
  24. Pumba
  25. Samson
  26. Sparkles
  27. Stinker

The best names are obviously relative. If you feel you haven’t gotten a great name above, consider other naming categories below.

Names For Female Pigs

Assuming you have a female pig pet (sow), there are some names that are more ideal for her. For instance, female pigs are usually heavier than their male counterparts for the first year of their lives.

However, male pigs take over in weight and body length. If you wish to name your sow by its physical feminine attributes or other feminine traits, consider our suggestions below;

  1. Abby – cute feminine name
  2. Addison
  3. Annie Sue – cute name for a girl pig. Name from The Muppet Show
  4. Athena
  5. Ava Gabor
  6. Bailey
  7. Ballerina
  8. Bea
  9. Bella
  10. Betty
  11. Blanche
  12. Blossom
  13. Blush
  14. Bonnet
  15. Bonnie
  16. Callie
  17. Cally
  18. Caroline
  19. Cinderella
  20. Coral
  21. Daisy
  22. Damsel
  23. Darling
  24. Delilah
  25. Diva
  26. Dolly
  27. Dorothy
  28. Duchess
  29. Ellie
  30. Eloise
  31. Ema
  32. Emma
  33. Florence
  34. Gala
  35. GG Bond Gwendoline
  36. Hans
  37. Harper
  38. Hazel
  39. Honey
  40. Hydrangea
  41. Jewel
  42. Jolene
  43. Kiera
  44. Koma
  45. Kubota
  46. Lassie
  47. Lavender
  48. Lola
  49. Louise
  50. Lulu
  51. Mademoiselle
  52. Mae
  53. Magenta
  54. Maggie
  55. Maple
  56. May
  57. Maybelle
  58. Melody
  59. Midbus
  60. Miss Piggy
  61. Molly
  62. Nora
  63. Nutmeg
  64. Olivia
  65. Paisley
  66. Pansy Pig
  67. Peaches
  68. Pearl
  69. Peggy
  70. Pepper Pig
  71. Percy Porker
  72. Petunia
  73. Petunia Pig
  74. Piggy The Pig
  75. Piglet
  76. Pignite
  77. Pinky Piper
  78. Plum
  79. Poppy
  80. Porky Pig
  81. Princess
  82. Rosita
  83. Sandy
  84. Sasha
  85. Savannah
  86. Scarlette
  87. She Nom
  88. Sophie
  89. Sparkles
  90. Stella
  91. Tinker Bell
  92. Violet

Names For Male Pigs

If you pet a boar or small male pig, you need some masculine names. They could be male names popular among humans, masculine names with different meanings, or other considerations.

We’ve compiled some great names for your consideration.

  1. Acorn
  2. Albert
  3. Avacado
  4. Bandit
  5. Barley
  6. Barnaby
  7. Bart
  8. Brutus
  9. Bubba
  10. Buddy
  11. Buttons
  12. Buzz
  13. Charlie
  14. Chester
  15. Chubbs
  16. Clarence
  17. Clover
  18. Clyde
  19. Cookie
  20. Corky
  21. Daddy Pig
  22. Dewey
  23. Dexter
  24. Digger
  25. Dixon
  26. Doug
  27. Dudley
  28. Eddie
  29. Erwin
  30. Frankie
  31. Gizmo
  32. Goliath
  33. Gryllus
  34. Gus
  35. Hagrid
  36. Hamm
  37. Hank
  38. Hawk
  39. Hector
  40. Hercules
  41. Herman
  42. Hogzilla
  43. Homer
  44. Hoover
  45. Huck
  46. Hugo
  47. Iggy
  48. Jake
  49. Jodie
  50. Joey
  51. Larry
  52. Laster
  53. Leonardo
  54. Lester
  55. Marshall
  56. Martimer
  57. Martin
  58. Maude
  59. Max
  60. Mercy Watson
  61. Mickey
  62. Mortimer
  63. Mugsy
  64. Noelle
  65. Nooch
  66. Norman
  67. Oliver
  68. Orville
  69. Oswald
  70. Otis
  71. Paxton
  72. Peanut
  73. Pigeons
  74. Piggie Smalls
  75. Piggy Boss
  76. Pignite
  77. Pinto Bean
  78. Popcorn
  79. Poppleton
  80. Positive Pig
  81. Puddle
  82. Ralph
  83. Rex
  84. Rocky
  85. Rooter
  86. Rustler
  87. Sam Pig
  88. Samson
  89. Scouter
  90. Sebastian
  91. Shakespeare
  92. Snowball
  93. Snuffles
  94. Sonny
  95. Sprout
  96. Squealer
  97. Squiggles
  98. Theo
  99. Toffuti
  100. Toot
  101. Toot & Puddle
  102. Tracker
  103. Waldo
  104. Wally
  105. Willow
  106. Wrinkles
  107. Ziggy
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Unisex Names for Pigs

What if you want a gender-neutral name for your pet pig? What should you call him/her?

  1. Ace
  2. Brown
  3. Chunkie
  4. Coco
  5. Cookie
  6. Dirty
  7. Foodie
  8. Joy
  9. Moody
  10. Puffy
  11. Snort

Cute Names for Pigs

Assuming you pet a piglet that is small and incredibly cute? What should you call him/her? What about an adult pig that’s also cute or adorable in physical characteristics or traits?

We have some cute names for your pet pig for your consideration below.

They include names of cute things, names representing cute, adorable human names, and more!

  1. Abby
  2. Adeline
  3. Ajna
  4. Athena
  5. Ballerina
  6. Bella
  7. Blossom
  8. Blush
  9. Bonnet
  10. Bonnie
  11. Buddy
  12. Buttercream
  13. Butterscotch
  14. Callie
  15. Charlie
  16. Charlotte
  17. Checkers
  18. Cinderella
  19. Clover
  20. Cocoa
  21. Coral
  22. Cuddles
  23. Cupcake
  24. Daisy
  25. Dani
  26. Darling
  27. Delilah
  28. Diva
  29. Dolly
  30. Domino
  31. Doodle
  32. Dorothy
  33. Dottie
  34. Duchess
  35. Ellie
  36. Emma
  37. Evie
  38. Florence
  39. Franca
  40. Fred
  41. Fudgie
  42. Gertrude
  43. Gilly
  44. Ginger
  45. Guinness
  46. Gwendoline
  47. Gwenivere
  48. Happy
  49. Harper
  50. Harry
  51. Hazel
  52. Hermione
  53. Hobbit
  54. Holly
  55. Honey
  56. Hope
  57. Jewel
  58. Josie
  59. Kiera
  60. Lassie
  61. Lavender
  62. Leonardo
  63. Lily
  64. Lola
  65. Lottie
  66. Lovebug
  67. Lucky
  68. Lucy
  69. Lulu
  70. Mabel
  71. Madeline
  72. Magenta
  73. Maggie
  74. Maisie
  75. Maple
  76. May
  77. Melody
  78. Millie
  79. Mimzy
  80. Minion
  81. Molly
  82. Muffin
  83. Nutmeg
  84. Oats
  85. Odin
  86. Olivia
  87. Oreo
  88. Page
  89. Panda
  90. Pasley
  91. Peaches
  92. Pearl
  93. Peggy
  94. Penelope
  95. Peppa
  96. Periwinkle
  97. Petunia
  98. Phoebe
  99. Pickles
  100. Pinky
  101. Pinto
  102. Pixie
  103. Poly
  104. Popcorn
  105. Poppy
  106. Princess
  107. Pumpkin
  108. Ranger
  109. Rey
  110. Rosie
  111. Ruby
  112. Runt
  113. Sadie
  114. Sandy
  115. Savannah
  116. Scooter
  117. Snickerdoodle
  118. Snort
  119. Squeaks
  120. Squiggle
  121. Star
  122. Sugar
  123. Sweetie
  124. Sweet Pie
  125. Tinker Bell
  126. Tootsie
  127. Trixie
  128. Truffle
  129. Violet
  130. Winnie
  131. Zoe

Baby Pig Names

Piglets have unique characteristics and traits. Besides being playful, they exhibit other notable traits like diligence, loyalty, and understanding. Piglets are also sociable from a young age.

We have some great baby names for your consideration below;

  1. Ammo
  2. Babe
  3. Baby
  4. Banana
  5. Bear
  6. Bell
  7. Betty Lou
  8. Bite Size
  9. Boo
  10. Borsti
  11. Bubbles
  12. Butter
  13. Button
  14. Buttons
  15. Chaw
  16. Cincinnati Dancing Pig
  17. Cinnamon
  18. Clarence
  19. Cookie
  20. Cucumber
  21. Cuddles
  22. Daisy
  23. Dancer
  24. Dopey
  25. Doppy
  26. Erwin
  27. Evie
  28. Ewok
  29. Firecracker
  30. Fudge
  31. Gilly
  32. Gimli
  33. Gizmo
  34. Gordi
  35. Grape
  36. Grunt and Punt
  37. Half-pint
  38. Hammy
  39. Happy
  40. Hazel
  41. Hector
  42. Hobbit
  43. Hogzilla
  44. Holy
  45. Huck
  46. Iggy
  47. Jambon
  48. Jiggles
  49. Jolly
  50. Kiddo
  51. Kosher
  52. Ladybug
  53. Lemon
  54. Lily
  55. Lil’ Ham
  56. Little Cory
  57. Little One
  58. Lola
  59. Lollipop
  60. Lucky
  61. Makoto
  62. Marble
  63. Mickey
  64. Milkshake
  65. Millie
  66. Mimzy
  67. Mini Meat
  68. Minion
  69. Minjon
  70. Minnie
  71. Mouse
  72. Muffin
  73. Munchkin
  74. Nago
  75. Nano
  76. Nugget
  77. Oats
  78. Oink
  79. Pad Pork
  80. Pancake
  81. Panda
  82. Pasley
  83. Peanut
  84. Pea spot
  85. Pebble
  86. Pebbles
  87. Peppa
  88. Petal
  89. Pigby
  90. Piggley Winks
  91. Piggy
  92. Piglet
  93. Pigma Dengar
  94. Pigsqueak
  95. Pinky
  96. Pinky & Perky
  97. Pint
  98. Piper
  99. Pixie
  100. Poly
  101. Poppy
  102. Prince
  103. Professor Chops
  104. Puddles
  105. Rey
  106. Rooter
  107. Rosebud
  108. Runt
  109. Sadie
  110. Sausage
  111. Scout
  112. Shorty
  113. Shrimp
  114. Slim
  115. Small Fry
  116. Smally
  117. Smurf
  118. Snook
  119. Snort
  120. Snout
  121. Snowball
  122. Sonny
  123. Spot
  124. Squeaky
  125. Teacup
  126. Teddy
  127. Theo
  128. Thimble
  129. Thumbelina
  130. Tiny
  131. Toadstool
  132. Tomato
  133. Toodle
  134. Toodles
  135. Tootsie
  136. Tower
  137. Tweety
  138. Willow
  139. Ziggy
  140. Zoe

Good Names for Pigs

A pet name can be simple and satisfactory. Below are good names you can call your pet pig regardless of their gender or other differences.

  1. Abraham
  2. Amelia
  3. Babe
  4. Bubba
  5. Buttercup
  6. Charlie
  7. Charlotte
  8. Chubby
  9. Curly
  10. Dixie
  11. Ella
  12. Esther
  13. Mabel
  14. Mervis
  15. Miss Piggy
  16. Mitzi
  17. Mr. Porky
  18. Old Major
  19. Olivia
  20. Ollie
  21. Penny
  22. Piggly Wiggly
  23. Piglet
  24. Piper
  25. Porkchop
  26. Pumbaa
  27. Sooey
  28. Truffle
  29. Waddles
  30. Wilbur
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Clever Names For Your Pig

Pigs are clever pets that will learn their names and exhibit intelligence in many other ways.

If your pig’s intelligence surpasses all other traits and characteristics, you can consider the few clever names below.

  1. Able
  2. Brainy
  3. Einstein
  4. Math
  5. Nicola
  6. One
  7. Sneaky
  8. Wise

Funny Names For Pet Pigs

Piglets can exhibit funny behavior. Adult pigs can also be cheeky in their playfulness.

If your pet pig has funny behaviors or you prefer funny pig names, you can call him any of the names below;

  1. Abra-ham Lincoln
  2. Albert Einswine
  3. Amy Swinehouse
  4. Anduille
  5. Arnold Porzenegger
  6. Ava Gaboar
  7. Bacon
  8. Baconator
  9. Banty Raids
  10. Barbie Q Sandwich
  11. Betty Lou
  12. Big Belly Nelly
  13. Bratwurst
  14. Bubba
  15. Bubble
  16. Buttercup
  17. Chewbacon
  18. Chicharrones
  19. Chops
  20. Chorizo
  21. Chris P Bacon
  22. Chuck
  23. Colonel Bacon
  24. Corn Chips
  25. Cornfed
  26. Crispy
  27. Curly
  28. Dirty
  29. Donald Rump
  30. Elvis Pigsley
  31. Fat Blaster
  32. Frankenswine
  33. Frank Furter
  34. Frankfurter
  35. George
  36. Good Chop
  37. Gordy the Pig
  38. Gossiper
  39. Ham
  40. Hambone
  41. Hamburger
  42. Hamhock
  43. Hamlet
  44. Hamm
  45. Hammelton
  46. Hammertime
  47. Ham Solo
  48. Hamton
  49. Handmade Piglet
  50. Harry Porker
  51. Hempton
  52. Hermione Hamhock
  53. Hickory
  54. Hogsmeade
  55. Hogwart
  56. Hogwarts
  57. Hogwash
  58. Hogzilla
  59. Hoof Pollard
  60. Jennifer Lopig
  61. Jerky
  62. Jimi Hamdrix
  63. Jimmy Dean
  64. Kevin Bacon
  65. Kissing George
  66. Kosher
  67. Lindsay Loham
  68. Little Packer
  69. Loud Mouth
  70. Mesquite
  71. Miss Piggy
  72. Mr. Piggy
  73. Mudpie
  74. Napoleon
  75. Oinker
  76. Oinkers
  77. Oinkie
  78. Oscar Meyer
  79. Pancetta
  80. Penelope
  81. Peppa Pig
  82. Peppermint Pig
  83. Peter Porkchop
  84. Petty Pig
  85. Pigasso
  86. Piggie Smalls
  87. Piggles
  88. Piggly Wiggly
  89. Piggy Azalea
  90. Pig Hoof
  91. Piglet
  92. Pig Mac
  93. Pig Newton
  94. Pig Pen
  95. Pigsqueak
  96. Pigtails
  97. Pjork
  98. Pliglet
  99. Plopper
  100. Poppleton
  101. Pork ‘N Beans
  102. Porkahontas
  103. Porkalot
  104. Porkchop
  105. Porkeypine
  106. Porkster
  107. Porky
  108. Pua
  109. Pumbaa
  110. Quohog
  111. Roommate
  112. Sam the Ham
  113. Sausage
  114. Scrapple
  115. Shane Dawson
  116. Short Rib
  117. Sir Francis Bacon
  118. Sizzle
  119. Skillet
  120. Slim
  121. Slop
  122. Smokey
  123. Snoop Hoggie Hog
  124. Snortin Norton
  125. Snowball
  126. Sooey
  127. Spam
  128. Spekkie Big
  129. Spider Pig
  130. Squealer
  131. Squiggly Flatwater
  132. Stink
  133. Stinker
  134. Tommy Hilpigger
  135. Toucan Sam
  136. Trashcan
  137. Uncle Pig
  138. Vegan’s Nightmare
  139. Waddles
  140. Webber
  141. Whistler
  142. Wilbur
  143. Wonder Wart-Hog

Cool Names for Pigs

Pigs have cool mannerisms. They are also cool pets since not everyone has a pig for a pet.

Here are some great cool pig pets to consider;

  1. Amazon
  2. Ammo
  3. Axelle
  4. Beast
  5. Blackjack
  6. Boar
  7. Boomer
  8. Captain
  9. Carter
  10. Cerberus
  11. Clover
  12. Commander
  13. Crusher
  14. Diesel
  15. Echo
  16. Elvis
  17. Ever
  18. Franky
  19. Gadget
  20. Gauntlet
  21. General
  22. Graphite
  23. Guinness
  24. Harley
  25. Hybrid
  26. Jagger
  27. Jax
  28. Legend
  29. Legion
  30. Levi
  31. Lex
  32. Loki
  33. Lux
  34. Machete
  35. Marley
  36. Maximus
  37. Mortar
  38. Nixie
  39. Odin
  40. Paul
  41. Pentagon
  42. Presley
  43. Racer
  44. Ranger
  45. Reaper
  46. Ryder
  47. Shank
  48. Skinhead
  49. Smokey
  50. Sniper
  51. Storm
  52. Stormy
  53. Tank
  54. Warthog
  55. Whisky

Unique Names For Pigs

Some pet names are really common and somewhat boring. If you crave uniqueness, we’ve compiled some great suggestions below based on pig food and other unique inspirations;

  1. Bacon
  2. Bomber
  3. Bones
  4. Bourbon
  5. Carrington
  6. Cash
  7. Chewbacon
  8. Chunk
  9. Clarence
  10. Easton
  11. Fleetwood
  12. Frankfurter
  13. Goliath
  14. Graphite
  15. Griphook
  16. Ham (not to be confused with Hamm)
  17. Hamlet
  18. Harley
  19. Hellion
  20. Hercules
  21. Hermione Hamhock
  22. Jimmy Dean
  23. Kevin Bacon
  24. King Hog
  25. King Piggy
  26. Kosher
  27. Luca
  28. Lucy
  29. Matrona
  30. Mortar
  31. Mr. or Ms. Snorts
  32. Newton
  33. Pickles
  34. Pink Floyd
  35. Ponda
  36. Porkchop
  37. Porky
  38. Reaver
  39. Redbot
  40. Ripley
  41. Rocky
  42. Rogue
  43. Samson
  44. Sausage
  45. Serpica
  46. Shadow
  47. Shark
  48. Shear
  49. Sir Oinks
  50. Slim
  51. Smokey
  52. Sparky
  53. Squeaky
  54. Toucan Sam
  55. Trapper
  56. Trigger
  57. Whisker

Cartoon Pig Names

If you love pigs and love cartoons or your kid/kids love cartoons, you can consider a cartoon pig name. Many pigs have graced our screens over the decades.

Here are popular cartoon featured names from the animated cartoon series Pokémon.

  1. Emboar – name after mega-fire Pokémon pig
  2. Grumpig – a name from Pokémon. Evolves from Spoink
  3. Momoswine – An evolution of the cute pig Pokémon Swinub
  4. Mankey – a name from pig monkey Pokémon
  5. Pignite – a name from fire pig Pokémon
  6. Swinhub – a name from swine Pokémon
  7. Primeape – a name from pig Monkey Pokémon
  8. Spoink – a name of a pig Pokémon
  9. Swinhub – a name from dual-type ice Pokémon

Famous Pig Names Including Names of Disney Pigs

Pigs have also been featured in movies and TV. We’ve listed some famous favorite pig characters for your consideration including names of Disney pigs and more below;

  1. Abigail – Pig from movie Ham What Was
  2. Arnold Ziffel – Pig from TV sitcom Green Acres
  3. Babe – Cute pig from the movie Pig in the City
  4. Empress of Blandings – pig from P.G. Wodehouse’s books
  5. Gordy the Pig – Mai character in the movie
  6. Gub Gub – Pig from Doctor Dolittle’
  7. Hamm – Pig from Toy Story movie
  8. Hen Wen – Pig from The Black Cauldron movie
  9. Hogzilla – Real-life pig renowned for being approximately 8-feet and weighing 800 pounds.
  10. Max – Famous pot belly pig belonging to George Clooney
  11. Miss Piggy– Pig from the Muppet Show
  12. Monokuru Boo – Pig from Japan resembling Hello Kitty
  13. Napoleon – Pig from Animal Farm
  14. Noelle – Real pot-bellied pig from Designing Woman comedy
  15. Olivia – Charming pig from animated TV series Olivia
  16. Peter Porkchop – lovely character from DC universe
  17. Petunia Pig – Pig from TV series Merrie Melodies’
  18. Piglet – Popular pig from Winnie the Pooh
  19. Plopper – Pig from Simpsons Movie
  20. Poppleton – Pig from Cynthia Rylant children book
  21. Porky – Pig from Bugs Bunny
  22. Puddle – Pig from TV series Toot and Puddle
  23. Slim – Pig character from Slim TV series
  24. Squealer – Pig from Animal Farm
  25. Toot – Famous pig from TV series & Book illustrations by Hollie Hobbie
  26. Wilbur – Adorable piglet name from Charlotte’s Web

Names For Black Pigs

If your pet pig is black, he/she needs a “black” name. Look at our few suggestions below;

  1. Bear
  2. Black
  3. Dark
  4. Coal
  5. Dust
  6. Guinness
  7. Midnight
  8. Nova
  9. Olive
  10. Opal
  11. Scout

Names For Pink Pigs

If your pig is pink, call him any of the “pink names” below;

  1. Azalea
  2. Ballerina
  3. Blush
  4. Champagne
  5. Dusty
  6. Fuchsia
  7. Magenta
  8. Mauve
  9. Mountbatten
  10. Peachy
  11. Quince
  12. Rosewood
  13. Rouge
  14. Thulian
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Help Choosing the Perfect Name

We’ve listed hundreds of names perfect for your pig to choose from. If you still need inspiration, you can name your pig by following some tips. For instance, every pet is unique in some way. You can consider your pig’s unique trait or physical attribute for naming inspiration.

You can consider other factors like famous names, suggestions from family members, and wordplay. You can corrupt a popular pet name to create a brand-new pig name. Pet names can also be created by translating popular names into other languages.

These considerations may not work for you. You may also lack time to implement them. If that’s the case, consider naming resource blogoftom designed to make naming easy.

FAQs

What’s the pig’s name from Toy Story?

Hamm

What is the pig’s name in Moana?

Pua – meaning nose in Swahili.

What’s the pig’s name in charlotte’s web?

Wilbur

What is Peppa pig’s brother’s name?

George

What are the three little pigs’ names?

Fifer, Fiddler & Practical

What is the Looney Tunes Pig’s name?

Porky

What was the pig in Winnie the Pooh called?

Piglet

Conclusion

There goes all the pig names you could ever need for your pet pig. Whether he/she is cute and funny, or you want to name him after any character in George Orwell’s book, you have ample suggestions to choose from.

Anyone who loves pigs should consider them for their pet. However, you need to select good pig names. Luckily, we have numerous naming categories to choose from and tips, including wordplay.

If you don’t call your pig Elvis Pigsley or other names above, you can use blogoftom for additional pet naming inspiration and other naming needs.

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