I have to admit, I have a soft spot in my heart for all things Spanish!
Coming up with a unique name for your dog can take time and needs careful consideration.
If like me, you love all things Spain or have a Spanish dog breed that needs an Spanish-sounding name, we have a list of 180+ Spanish female and male dog names and their meanings to get you started.
Top 10 Spanish Dog Names
We'll start off with this year's top 10 Spanish names being used by dog owners.
Paco ~ a shorter nickname for Francisco
Che ~ friend, mate or pal
Diego ~ supplanter, or one who rules
Zorro ~ fox, a tough manly dog name.
Taco ~ not only the name of a food dish but also means stocky or short
Toro ~ bull
Maya ~ refers to the Mayan civilization
Alma ~ soul
Bella ~ beautiful
Inez ~ pure
Male Spanish dog names
For all of you pet owners with boy dogs, we have a thorough list of manly dog names for you to choose from.
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Spanish girl dog names
If you are looking for a female Spanish dog name, you can use any of these for inspiration.
Spanish Food Dog Names
For all of you pet owners who are also foodies, here are some inventive Spanish food names for dogs based on Spanish cuisine.
City-Inspired Unique Spanish Dog Names
If you want to be even more unique, these Spanish cities make some really good names for your dog.
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Creative Spanish Names for Male and Female Dogs
This list is for pet owners, and their pooches, who have a bit of a sense of humor or want a name that sounds fun.
You are sure to find the perfect name for your furry friend from these lists of great Spanish dog names.
While these aren't just for Spanish breeds, they do make great choices for Spanish Mastiffs, Spanish Water Dogs, Catalan Sheepdogs, Andalusian Hounds, Spanish Greyhounds, and Great Pyrenees.
Have fun choosing your pet's new name!