Have you just adopted a puppy or a dog? Then congratulations on the new addition to your family! Nothing could be better than bringing your fur baby home for the first time. It’s exciting and fun to start life with a canine companion!
Think of all the things you’ll do with one another. For instance, if you love hiking, your dog can accompany you on the trail. Or if you love fishing, dogs sometimes make wonderful fishing companions. No matter what, your dog will be by your side day and night. How great is that?
Once you’ve got your canine companion at home, it’s time to begin searching for the best name to give them. Finding the inspiration for their name can be as easy as looking at your dog’s characteristics and personality. At other times, you might choose a name based on your favorite food, a character from your favorite book or movie, and more.
However, other times it can be very challenging to find a new name. That’s why we put this article together. We did some research to find some of the most unique names that may be a good fit for your fur baby. Our list of dog names includes names that end with the letter W!
Let’s get started!
Boy Dog Names That End with W
Here are some names for boy dogs that end with the letter W!
1). Matthew: is an English name, which means “gift from God.” All fur babies are a gift from above! You could also shorten this name to “Matt.”
2). Andrew: is a Greek name that means “man, warrior, brave.” This name can be shortened to “Andy” which would also make a cute name for your canine companion.
3). Crew: is a Latin name that means “chariot.” If your dog loves to run fast, this would be a great name for him.
4). Woodrow: is an English name that means “row of houses by a wood.”
5). Bartholomew: is an Aramaic name, which means “son of the earth.” This name can also be shortened to “Bart.”
6). Yaw: is an African name, which means “born on Thursday.” Was your fur baby born on Thursday? Then why not choose this name for him?
7). Leandrew: is a Greek name, which means “like a lion.” This would be the perfect name for a dog that really looks like a lion, such as a Chow Chow.
8). Stanislaw: is a Polish name that means “victorious.”
9). Darrow: is an English name that means “spear.”
10). Lew: is a Polish name that means “like a lion.”
11). Ekow: is a Ghanaian name that means “born on Thursday.”
12). Kendrew: is a Scottish name, which means “manly, brave.” This would also be cute shortened to “Ken” or “Kenny.”
13). Daw: is an Anglo-Saxon name, which means “song of David.”
14). Onslow: is an Arabic name that means “hill of the passionate one.”
15). Bartow: is an Aramaic name that means “son of Talmai (the farmer).”
16). Bradshaw: is an English name, which means “broad thicket.”
17). Bristow: is an Old English name that means “bridge assembly place.”
18). Huw: is an English name, which means “heart, mind, inspiration.”
19). Shadow: is an English name, which means “shade from sun.” This would be a great name for a dark gray or black dog.
20). Bronislaw: is a Polish name, which means “weapon of glory.”
21). Carew: is a Welsh name, which means “fort near a slope.”
22). Ludlow: is an English name that means “from the loud river hill.”
23). Llew: is a Welsh name, which means “lion.”
24). Marlow: is an English name that means “from the hill by the lake.”
25). Milow: is a German name, which means “gracious, soldier, rival.”
Girl Dog Names Ending with W
Here are some pretty girl dog names that end with the letter W!
26). Willow: is an English name, which means “willow tree.” This would be the perfect name for a dog that is graceful like a willow tree.
27). Naw: is a Welsh name, which means “legendary son of Seithved.”
28). Meadow: is an English name that means “meadow.”
29). Rainbow: is an English name that means “rainbow,” which is the colorful arc that appears in the sky after a rainstorm.
30). Hallow: is a Hebrew name, which means “sacred or holy.”
31). Kew: is a Cornish name that means “chick.”
32). Prew: is a Norman name, which means “proud, haughty, brave.”
33). Winslow: is an English name that means “friend’s hill.”
34). Sunglow: is an English name, which means “warm, sunny shade of yellow.” Does your dog have reddish or golden colored fur?
35). Sparrow: this is an English word for a type of small bird. This might be a great name for a small dog, such as a Maltese.
36). Snow: is an English name, which means “frozen rain, light-haired.” If your dog loves the snow, this would be a great name for her.
37). Shaw: is an English name, which means “dweller by the wood.”
38). Arrow: is an English name, which refers to the arrow used with a bow. If your dog loves to run straight and fast, like an arrow, this would be a great name for her!
39). Ayalow: is an Ethiopian name, which means “powerful, complete.”
40). Arlow: is a Spanish name, which means “barberry tree.”
41). Iskotew: is a Native American name that means: “fire, heart.” Does your fur baby hold your heart in her paws?
42). Iyiniw: is a Cree Native American word that means “Indian medicine.”
43). Kehiw: is a Native American name that’s very pretty; however, we couldn’t find the meaning of this one. Still, it would make a pretty, uncommon name for a girl dog.
44). Araw: is a Filipino name that means “sun.”
45). Arezuw: is a Persian name, which means “wish.”
46). Chow: is a Chinese name, which means “summer.” Was your canine friend born in the summer? Then why not choose this name for her.
47). Kaew: is a Thai name that means “gem.”
48). Kiew: is a Chinese name, which means “beautiful, lovable.”
49). Kyaw: is a Burmese name, which means “famous.”
50). Zaw: is a Burmese name that means “outstanding.”
There you go! Those are some amazing names that could be a great fit for your fur baby!
TomTom has always loved to write since he was little - he wanted to be either a writer or a veterinary doctor, but he ended up being a professional writer while most of his works are based on animals. He was born in San Francisco but later moved to Texas to continue his job as a writer. He graduated from the University of San Francisco where he studied biotechnology. He is happily married and a soon to be father!
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