Most Popular Doberman Dog Names
Known as the Doberman Pinscher in US/Canada, the Dobermann is a medium sized dog that has been recorded to have been bred in the 1890’s by a German tax collector named Karl Friedrich Louis Dobermann, hence the name. Standing tall and seen to have a rather graceful gait, the Dobermann has perched up ears, strong legs, and is seen to stand on its toes instead of its feet pads.
Prominently known to be guard dogs, this is because the Dobermann is always alert and are quite quick, making them lethal against intruders. They are undeniably loyal and are known to be quite intelligent. While they can get quite aggressive, if trained properly, these dogs can be absolutely affectionate companions.
While owning one may be great, it does take quite a lot of attention and care, since they are a bit stubborn and not the easiest to train, mainly due to this stubbornness. However, with consistency, love and care, they will open up quickly and their intelligence allows them to learn things fast. These dogs are definitely popular pets, and with much intrigue, the right name should be given. The 70 names below can serve as inspiration for any future Dobermann dog breed owner.
Male Dog Names
Some of the names below are part of a list of popular male dog names, but also recommended monikers that fit the overall look or feel of the Dobermann.
A German name that many Germans seem to name their Dobermann.
A stern name, and one that sort of fits the appearance of a Dobermann.
An interesting name that is short and unique.
A very befitting name for a graceful dog like the Dobermann.
This name is definitely
Another German name for a male dog.
A sophisticated German name for a male Dobermann.
This name is another great name for a Dobermann and popular choice.
This sort of encompasses the docile image of the Dobermann.
Female Dog Names
The list below tries to provide the best list of names that are befitting your Dobermann’s appearance or personality, but are specifically great for females.
A sweet name that is a bit unique for a Dobermann but worth considering.
Short for January, this is a great name for a dog that is always at the head of the line.
A mesmerizing name for a dog so cool and slic.
A unique sounding name for a female dog.
A bit hard to pronounce, this name has been rising in popularity for dog owners.
This is an interesting name with German roots.
A name that has a bit of a harsh tone, but is interesting to name for your Dobermann.
This is a unique German name for a female dog breed.
A popular female name for dogs and other animals alike.
A highly popular name for any dog that has a rather docile personality.
Movie Dog Names
Naming your Dobermann after a character in a movie or a dog from a famous film is the best way to give a name that is fashionable, unique, and possibly recognizable by many.
The name of one of the main characters from Lord of the Rings.
A name of the character in Grease.
One of the main characters from the animated movie Liloh and Stitch.
The main master from the movie The Karate Kid.
A beautiful name to give to your female Dobermann. From the movie: Harry Potter series.
- Jack Sparrow
A name of the famous pirate and lead character from the movie Pirates of the Caribbean.
The name of Vin Diesel’s character from the movie The Chronicles of Riddick.
A sleek name for a dog as cool as the Dobermann, based on the James Bond series.
The name of the main character from Toy Story.
The main character from the movie Willow.
Exotic Dog Names
These days it seems naming your dog and child something exotic is a great trend. Therefore, we had to include some of these words that may not be commonly known to provide some foreign variety.
A word for beautiful in Hindi.
The word for very loving in Latin.
Meaning cherished friend in Latin.
Meaning peace in Swedish.
The word for sun in Yoruba.
Meaning good charm in Hindi.
Meaning the celestial stars in Chickasaw.
This means a plain, a flat area.
The word for sacred in Indonesian.
Meaning knowledge or skill in Hindu.
Appearance-Based Dog Names
One thing that many dog owners tend to do is name their dog after its appearance or personality. There are a lot of factors to consider when examining what goes into a dog’s defining features, whether it’s their actions in itself or simply just the color of their coat and/or size of their body.
A befitting name for a tough looking dog like the Dobermann.
This name fits the fast, quick running quality of this dog breed.
A name that can fit the grey tone of the Dobermann.
A dog that fits a cool character like this dog breed.
With its slender body and powerful legs, this name fits this breed.
This is a perfect moniker for a name that stands tall, guardings its owner.
Although the Dobermann isn’t particularly all about hunting, it is a good name for a dog that is active and loves to run.
This is used to describe the Dobermann’s coat (if colored grey).
Another great name for an intimidating dog like the Dobermann.
Since the Dobermann are great guard dogs, there is no better name than this.
Funny Dog Names
There is no doubt that some people don’t need to give their dog a super serious name that has some profound meaning. Some dog owners like to take it easy and simply name their dog after something silly or ridiculous.
- Jabba the Mutt
For any Star Wars fans, this name might be quite hilarious.
This name is a bit random and ridiculous to give to your Doberman.
- Queen Elizabark
A name playing to the Queen Elizabeth and word ‘bark.’
- Virginia Woof
A play to the word ‘woof.’
- Vera Fang
This is another silly name referring to the molars of the dog.
- James Earl Bones
A reference to the voice actor James Earl Jones. For some reason, his voice fits the look of the Dobermann.
- Tina Spay
A reference to the actress and comedian Tina Fey.
This is a funny dog to give a Dobermann, one that is far from being wimpy.
- Bark Wahlberg
A reference to the actor Mark Wahlberg.
- Ma Barker
A name that pokes fun at the word ‘bark.’
Famous Dog Names
The names below list out some famous dog names grabbed from history, film, TV, and/or simply through the sheer fact that they are the pet of a well-known celebrity.
The name of a Golden Retriever in the film Homeward Bound.
This dog was featured in the animated series Lady and the Tramp II: Scamps Adventure.
The main character of the book My Dog Tulip by J. R. Ackerley.
A famous Bloodhound in the animated TV series King of the Hill.
History says that King Connacht of Ireland paid 6,000 cows for a dog with this name in the 1100s.
The name of the cute little dog in the film Napoleon.
A dog from the animated TV series Roobarb created by Grange Calveley.
A name of the famous character in TV adventure drama series, Here’s Boomer.
A character from the comic strip Beetle Bailey by Mort Walker.
The name of a dog that helped save the life of three climbers who got stranded on Oregon’s Mount Hood in 2007.