What are some good names for wolves

Wolf names male and female - Nordic, mythological, Indian

Finding a wolf name is not an everyday task. That doesn't exactly make it any easier. In this post we want to give you a little help and you some cool wolf names for male and female wolves to introduce.

Beautiful and cool male and female wolf names

Cool male wolf names

  • Oakes
  • Hunter
  • Icarus
  • Hannibal
  • Osiris
  • Nodin
  • jumper

Beautiful female wolf names

  • Nuri
  • Felia
  • Kaya
  • Dunja
  • Freya
  • Gunna
  • nova
  • Luna


Wolf names from mythology

The wolf is a majestic animal. It is the largest predator in many areas. As such, it has fought for a place in fairy tales and myths of many peoples. In many stories he appears as “the bad guy”. Of course we can the mythology also has some cool names for a wolf deliver, or at least provide inspiration. In this article we want to look at Indian and Nordic wolf names in particular. Mythological wolf names also often have a meaning.


Norse wolf names

In the Germanic and Norse mythology come too some wolves with special names in front. For example, the god of victory Odin had two wolves named Geri and Freki. They also believed that the sun and the moon were hunted by the wolves named Skoll and Hati. They also have a brother named Managarm.

Further examples of wolf names from Norse mythology are Fenriswolf, who was involved in the end of the world in Ragnarök

  • Ysengrimm
  • Freki
  • Geri
  • Odin
  • Fenriswolf
  • Skoll
  • Hati
  • Managrm

native american wolf names

In Indian culture, the wolf often appears as a totem animal. In addition, many peoples saw the wolf as their origin. For example, the Shoshone tribe believed that wolves and coyotes created the world.

Here you can find some Indian wolf names with meaning.

  • Micanopy - supreme leader
  • Sikari - the sweet one
  • Yoki - rain
  • Citto - brave
  • Atsila - fire
  • Ohiteka - brave
  • Lakota - friend
  • Mitena - Born under the full moon


Name for a white wolf

Even if they are of course rather rare, there is something particularly mysterious about white wolves. Of course that is also in the White wolf names should reflect.

  • Majara - Indian, the white one
  • Star tail
  • Moon flower
  • Frosty
  • Cloud skin
  • Snow White
  • Whitey

Still haven't found a wolf name that makes you happy? Our recommendation: Take a closer look at our list of 1000 animal names. You are sure to find what you are looking for in the alphabetically sorted list and find the perfect name for your animal.