Star Wars Dog Names

I’m a huge fan of Star Wars. Ever since seeing the original films as a kid, I couldn’t get enough. We’re pretty lucky to live in the new era of Star Wars now that Disney has acquired it and is cranking out the new content. It also creates a bunch of options for Star Wars dog names.

If you’re a big Star Wars fan there are tons of great opportunities for naming your dog after someone or something in the Star Wars universe. Most of these Star Wars dog names may be pretty obvious to a fan, but you’ll also find that some are subtle enough to only be recognized by true Star Wars enthusiasts.

Star Wars Dog Names

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So here it is 50 awesome Star Wars dog names:

  • Ackbar – He is an alliance military commander famous for his line “It’s a trap!”
  • Admiral – Title amongst Star Wars leadership (e.g. Admiral Ackbar)
  • Ahsoka – (Ahsoka Tano) Female Jedi & Anakin’s padawan
  • Anakin – Gifted Jedi in the Skywalker family who became Darth Vader
  • Biggs – (Biggs Darklighter) Alliance pilot friend of Luke Skywalker
  • Boba – (Boba Fett) Feared bounty hunter
  • Bodhi – Empire pilot who defected to the Alliance
  • Chewie – (Chewbacca) Wookie warrior & friend/co-pilot of Han Solo
  • Chopper – Droid from Star Wars Rebels
  • Cody – Clone marshal commander
  • Darth – (Darth Vader) Sith Lord & former Jedi. Luke Skywalker’s father
  • Dooku – (Count Dooku / Darth Tyranus) Sith Lord & apprentice to Darth Sidious
  • Ewok – Cute furry creature from Endor
  • Ezra – (Ezra Bridger) Jedi Padawan from the Star Wars Rebels series
  • Falcon – The Millennium Falcon is Han Solo’s famous ship
  • Finn – Former stormtrooper who defected to the Resistance
  • Han Solo – Scoundrel, smuggler, pilot & eventual Alliance leader
  • Hera – (Hera Syndulla) Female Twi’lek pilot from the Rebels series
  • Jango – (Jango Fett) Boba Fett’s adopted father & bounty hunter
  • Jawa – Culture settled on Tatooine, known as scavengers
  • Jedi – The order focused on mastering & training in the force
  • Jyn – (Jyn Erso) Female soldier who helped steal the Death Star plans
  • Kenobi – (Obi-Wan Kenobi) Jedi who trained Anakin Skywalker and Luke Skywalker
  • Kylo – (Kylo Ren) Son of Han Solo & Leia who defected to the dark side
  • Lando – (Lando Calrissian) Smuggler, gambler who ran Cloud City
  • Leia – (Princess Leia) Daughter of Anakin Skywalker who became an Alliance General
  • Luke – (Luke Skywalker) Son of Anakin Skywalker and Jedi who destroyed the Death Star
  • Maul – (Darth Maul) Sith Lord with unique red/black face & spikes
  • Maz – (Maz Kanata) Force-sensitive female collector & businesswoman
  • Obi – (Obi-Wan Kenobi) Jedi who trained Anakin Skywalker and Luke Skywalker
  • Padme – (Padme Amidala) Politician & wife of Anakin Skywalker
  • Phasma – Captain in the First Order
  • Poe – (Poe Dameron) Great pilot in the resistance
  • R2 (Artoo) – R2D2 was a droid affiliated with the republic & owned by the Skywalkers
  • Rebel – Fighters against the Empire
  • Rex – Clone trooper captain
  • Rey – Force prodigy & hero of the new trilogy
  • Sabine – (Sabine Wren) Female warrior from Rebels
  • Skywalker – Family name of Luke & Anakin
  • Tarkin – Grand Moff, leader of the Empire
  • Thrawn – Strategic leader in the Empire
  • Trooper – Empire soldier
  • Vader – (Darth Vader) Sith Lord & former Jedi. Luke Skywalker’s father
  • Wedge – (Wedge Antilles) Pilot who flew with Luke Skywalker for the Rebellion
  • Wicket – Ewok scout & warrior
  • Windu – (Mace Windu) Jedi Knight played by Samuel L. Jackson
  • Wookie – Hairy warrior species which included Chewbacca
  • Yoda – Wise Jedi Master who trained Luke Skywalker
  • Zeb – Lasat rebel from the Star Wars Rebels series
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