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most popular labrador retriever names

By Andrew Fischer

Best Names for Labradors

Labradors are the most popular dog breed in the world. They are loved for their happy, even-tempered and friendly character. For this reason every Labrador deserves a cool name. 

Choosing a name for your Lab sure can be a challenge. Especially since there are so many great names to choose from.

In this article we’ve collected the best Labrador retriever names from hundreds of Lab owners. We hope to help you get inspired for your future dog’s name.

 

Best Labrador Male Names

  1. Bruno
  2. Bailey
  3. Murphy
  4. Charles
  5. Roger
  6. Tesla
  7. Chester
  8. Sherlock
  9. Captain
  10. Blue
  11. Frank
  12. Ronald
  13. Falcon
  14. Cane
  15. Reed
  16. Albert
  17. Walter
  18. Aster
  19. Moss
  20. John 
  21. Mason
  22. Jackson
  23. Harrison
  24. Choco
  25. Guiness
  26. Bear
  27. Coffee
  28. Gulliver
  29. Cinder
  30. Flash
  31. Indigo
  32. Zorro
  33. Aslan
  34. Stor
  35. Barley
  36. Pine
  37. Aster
  38. Sunny
  39. Casper
  40. Bob
  41. Dave
  42. Arnie
  43. Ajax
  44. Oak
  45. Duke
  46. Harper
  47. Prince
  48. Larch

Best Labrador Female Names

  1. Baby
  2. Sugar
  3. Lolly
  4. Edith
  5. Nellie
  6. Lola
  7. Alice
  8. Pippi
  9. Amelie
  10. Rosa
  11. Honey
  12. Carla
  13. Nora
  14. Isa
  15. Amalda
  16. Eclipse
  17. Conny
  18. Luna
  19. Ella
  20. Lily
  21. Emma
  22. Betty
  23. Bessie
  24. Minnie
  25. Sophia
  26. Po
  27. Riley
  28. Hally
  29. Amber
  30. Blondie
  31. Blossom
  32. Dahlia
  33. Zoe
  34. Mia
  35. Dusty
  36. Tammie
  37. Martha
  38. Clara
  39. Sunshine
  40. Oliva
  41. Star
  42. Daisy 
  43. Hazel
  44. Cookie
  45. Sadie
  46. Sydney
  47. Princess
  48. Sienna
  49. Caramel
  50. Stella
  51. Willow
  52. Mandy
  53. Iris 
  54. Ivy
  55. Maizy

The Best Labrador Names (General List)

  1. Buddy
  2. Scotty
  3. Stella
  4. Harley
  5. Boss
  6. Jack
  7. Marley
  8. Coco
  9. Remy
  10. Penny
  11. Ellie
  12. Leo
  13. Piper
  14. Oliver
  15. Toby
  16. Rosie
  17. Finn
  18. Layla
  19. Dexter
  20. Winston
  21. Buster
  22. Belle
  23. Ella
  24. Ginger
  25. Chance
  26. Winnie
  27. Dakota
  28. Mia
  29. Sam
  30. Kona
  31. Beau
  32. Bo
  33. Moose
  34. Tucker

Best Names for Black Labradors

  1. Nyx
  2. Panther
  3. Nox
  4. Dusk
  5. Kalama
  6. Cola
  7. Duvessa
  8. Coal
  9. Widow
  10. Nero
  11. Negro
  12. Ash
  13. Ember
  14. Raven
  15. Chalky
  16. Smokey
  17. Thunder
  18. Bear
  19. Ebony
  20. Pepper
  21. Dusty
  22. Galaxy
  23. Cosmos
  24. Brandy
  25. Keir
  26. Corbin
  27. Merik
  28. Pepsi
  29. Teddy
  30. Twilight
  31. Yin
  32. Opal 
  33. Fig
  34. Notte
  35. Morrisa
  36. Bruna
  37. Wolfie

Best Names for Yellow Labradors

Choosing a name for a yellow Labrador can be a big challenge. Especially when you realize how many different shades of yellow exist and how many amazing names there are.

You’ll be calling the name you pick a lot over the next several years, so make sure to pick a name that’s comfortable to say out loud! 

  1. Ariana
  2. Diana
  3. Melody
  4. Jack
  5. Duke
  6. Leo
  7. Winston
  8. Rusty
  9. Leila
  10. Haley
  11. Charlie
  12. Betty
  13. Sunshine
  14. Grace
  15. Chief
  16. Major
  17. Cheesecake
  18. Taylor
  19. Mustard
  20. Foxfire
  21. Banana
  22. Blondie
  23. Glory 
  24. Patriot
  25. Lucy
  26. Destiny
  27. Penny
  28. Ginger
  29. Cupcake
  30. Honey
  31. Winnie
  32. Ray
  33. Queso
  34. Sirius
  35. Dara
  36. Pancake
  37. Turmeric
  38. Selma
  39. Clara
  40. Peach
  41. Apricot
  42. Pumpkin
  43. Lemon
  44. Cleopatra
  45. Waffles
  46. Yolk
  47. Akira
  48. Sunny
  49. Dazzler
  50. Vanilla

Best Names for Chocolate Labradors

Chocolate Labradors are cloaked in all possible shades of brunette. Whatever type of name you are looking for to give to your chocolate Lab — cute, classical, unique or funny, you’ll find a variety of names to choose from in this list. 

  1. Aubrey
  2. Coco
  3. Expresso
  4. Columbo
  5. Sage
  6. Daisy
  7. Opal
  8. Whiskey
  9. Mocha
  10. Rusty
  11. Cedar
  12. Ginger
  13. Bear
  14. Murphey
  15. Marley
  16. Brooke
  17. Astra
  18. Buzz
  19. Hunter
  20. Mahogany 
  21. Brooklyn
  22. Scooby
  23. Bruno 
  24. Boris
  25. Velvet
  26. Ace
  27. Chilli
  28. Latte
  29. Desert
  30. Baguette
  31. Coffee
  32. Pepper
  33. Rogue
  34. Winky
  35. Woody
  36. Spikey
  37. Biscuit
  38. Cooper

Best Names for Active and Energetic Labradors

  1. Turbo
  2. Trigger
  3. Stormy
  4. Breezy
  5. Spirit
  6. Sprinter
  7. Fancy
  8. Lark
  9. Merry
  10. Trick
  11. Arrow
  12. Frisky
  13. Dixie
  14. Windy
  15. Foxy
  16. Lolo
  17. Porsche
  18. Sunny
  19. Whisk
  20. Shelby
  21. Smoke
  22. Bang
  23. Storm
  24. Tsunami
  25. Swift
  26.  Chipper
  27. Whiz
  28. Zip
  29. Zipper
  30. Typhoon
  31. Jet
  32. Shine
  33. Bolt
  34. Dart
  35. Elan 
  36. Hopper
  37. Pronto

Best Names for Lazy and Sleepy Labradors

Are you looking for a name for your laid-back lazy Labrador? 

These dogs let you pet them, carry them around, simply, they don’t care.

To find a perfect name for your lazy relaxed Labrador, we’ve put a list of great names together for you.

  1. Bobby
  2. Chill
  3. Dozer
  4. Dreamy
  5. Bum
  6. Bubba
  7. Flex
  8. Fiddle
  9. Koala
  10. Lazy Girl
  11. Lazy Boy
  12. Lazy Bone
  13. Napper
  14. Pokie
  15. Snoozer
  16. Sloth
  17. Slack
  18. Loosey
  19. Static
  20. Slow Mo
  21. Stifle
  22. Garfield
  23. Stoney
  24. Turtle
  25. Hammock
  26. Laze
  27. Loafer
  28. Winky
  29. Shabby
  30. Stretch
  31. Siesta

Best Names for Hungry and Overweight Labradors

Labs are always hungry. This is the ultimate list of names for those Labs that love to eat and cannot stop begging for more food. These names are derived from other large animals and large objects and from words that are synonymous with fat, overweight, and food. 

  1. Bear
  2. Rex
  3. Max
  4. Biggy
  5. Hearty
  6. Moose
  7. Sumo
  8. Gouda
  9. Pumpkin
  10. Peach
  11. Nutella
  12. Buddha
  13. Thunder
  14. Whopper
  15. Tubby
  16. Rocky
  17. Yam
  18. Curvy
  19. Piggy
  20. Peppa
  21. Porky
  22. Tiramisu
  23. King Kong
  24. Boomer
  25. Bull
  26. Chunky
  27. Big Mac

Funny Labrador Names

We believe it’s a great idea to get creative when choosing the name of your dog. A humorous name will make others remember your dog and his name even faster! 

  1. Gollum
  2. Frodo
  3. Pikachu
  4. Yoda
  5. Bob
  6. Waldo
  7. Rambo
  8. Hobbit
  9. Pee Wee
  10. Jellybean
  11. Noodles
  12. Doodle
  13. Bacon
  14. Bark Twain
  15. Chewie
  16. Meatball
  17. Chewbacca 
  18. Sushi
  19. Chew Barka
  20. Sherlock Bones
  21. Subwoofer
  22. Boss
  23. Marshmallow