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Updated: May 15, 2024

Welcome to an exclusive collection of monikers specially curated for your adorable canine companions. This page is dedicated to all the pet parents of one of the most loved and cherished breeds, known for their distinct tuxedo-like markings, expressive round eyes, and compact size. Yes, you guessed it right, we're talking about the friendly and cheerful Boston Terriers.

Choosing a name for your new fur-baby is a significant step in your journey as a pet owner. It's not just a name; it represents your pet's personality, characteristics, and sometimes, the bond that you share with them. This page is designed to help you find the perfect name that matches your Boston Terrier's unique personality and charm.

Whether you're looking for something classic, fun, quirky, or inspired by their distinctive looks and traits, we've got you covered. Our comprehensive list of names will inspire and aid you in finding that perfect fitting name that your Boston Terrier will carry with pride. So, let the name hunt begin!

Name Reason to Choose
Tux Short for tuxedo, the symbol of a Boston Terrier's coat
Tuxedo This name suits the Boston Terrier's sleek black and white coat
Twister Ideal for a Boston Terrier that loves to run in circles
Vlad A unique name that's short and easily recognizable, much like a Boston Terrier
Walden Inspired by Walden Pond, a famous destination near Boston
Waldo A fun name that suits the breed's playful character
Whiskers A fitting name for a Boston Terrier with prominent whiskers
Whiskey A fun name that reflects Boston's historic tavern culture
Wicket Reminiscent of Boston's rich history of baseball
Wiggles Perfect for a Boston Terrier that can't keep still
Wilson A famous sport equipment manufacturer, a nod to Boston's sporty culture
Winchester It's the name of a town near Boston, fitting for a Boston Terrier
Yankee A cheeky nod to Boston's baseball rivals
Zippy Great for a Boston Terrier with high energy
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Musical Names

Music-inspired names can be a reflection of your personal music taste or the rhythmic nature of your Boston Terrier's personality.
Name Description
Allegro In music, this term means 'quick and lively'
Bass A term often used to refer to lower musical pitches. Could suit a larger Boston Terrier
Beethoven Named after the famous composer Ludwig van Beethoven
Cadence A sequence of notes or chords that brings an end to a musical phrase
Capo A device used on the neck of a stringed instrument to shorten the playable length of the strings, hence raising the pitch
Coda A term used in music to signify the end. Perfect for the newest or last addition to the family
Concerto A classical music composition typically composed in three parts or movements
Crescendo A term used in music to describe a gradual increase in volume. Perfect for a dog that is growing!
Forte This musical term means 'strong' in Italian
Harmony Emphasizes the pleasing arrangement of elements in music
Lyric A perfect choice for a dog that loves to 'sing'
Maestro This term is used for a distinguished musician, especially a conductor of classical music
Melody For a dog that brings a pleasant tune to your life
Mozart Reflects the elegance and sophistication of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's music
Octave For a dog that brings a full range of emotion into your life, just like the eight notes in a musical scale
Opera In tribute to the art form that combines singing, acting, and music
Prelude An introductory piece of music. Appropriate for a first pet
Quaver A term referring to an eighth note. Could fit a smaller or more energetic Boston Terrier
Rhapsody An effusively enthusiastic or ecstatic expression of feeling
Sonata For a dog that brings rhythm and structure to your life, much like this musical composition
Symphony A long piece of music for orchestra, typically in four movements
Tempo In music, tempo is the speed or pace of a given piece. It could reflect your dog's pace of life
Treble A musical term referring to higher pitches. Could fit a smaller dog well
Viola Named after a string instrument, for a dog that is both sweet and striking
Vocal Perfect for a Boston Terrier who isn't afraid to express themselves

Famous Fictional Characters

Names inspired by famous fictional characters can reflect your own personal interests or the unique personality of your Boston Terrier.
Name Description
Ahab This name suits a Boston Terrier with a determined and relentless personality, inspired by the captain from 'Moby-Dick'
Atticus Inspired by the noble character from 'To Kill a Mockingbird', this name is suitable for a wise and gentle Boston Terrier
Bilbo Perfect for a little Boston Terrier with a brave heart, just like the hobbit from Middle Earth
Darcy A name for Boston Terriers with a dignified and aloof attitude, inspired by the gentleman in 'Pride and Prejudice'
Eowyn Ideal for a Boston Terrier that is fearless and strong, like the 'Lord of the Rings' character
Frodo This name suits a brave and loyal Boston Terrier, taking after the hobbit from J.R.R. Tolkien's trilogy
Gandalf A suitable name for a wise and mysterious Boston Terrier, in honor of the wizard from 'Lord of the Rings'
Gatsby This name is for the dog that is the life of the party, reminiscent of the infamous character from F. Scott Fitzgerald's novel
Hamlet A name for a Boston Terrier that is deep and contemplative, inspired by Shakespeare's protagonist
Hermione Ideal for a Boston Terrier that is smart, brave, and a little bossy, like the character from 'Harry Potter'
Holden In honor of the protagonist from 'Catcher in the Rye', this name is suitable for a Boston Terrier with a rebellious streak
Huckleberry For a Boston Terrier with a free-spirited and adventurous nature, similar to Mark Twain's character
Katniss Perfect name for a brave and resourceful Boston Terrier, reminiscent of the heroine from 'The Hunger Games'
Lolita A name that suits a charming and playful female Boston Terrier, inspired by Nabokov's novel
Mowgli A name inspired by 'The Jungle Book' character, suitable for a wild and adventurous Boston Terrier
Nancy For a Boston Terrier with a curious and adventurous spirit, reminiscent of the 'Nancy Drew' series
Pip A name that suits a Boston Terrier with a humble and good-natured personality, inspired by the character from 'Great Expectations'
Poirot For a Boston Terrier with a keen sense of observation, named after Agatha Christie's detective
Quixote This name is for a Boston Terrier with a whimsical and imaginative nature, named after the character from Cervantes' novel
Romeo Perfect for a Boston Terrier that is affectionate and romantic, just like the character from Shakespeare's play
Scarlett For a Boston Terrier with a headstrong and charismatic nature, reminiscent of the heroine from 'Gone with the Wind'
Scrooge Perfect for a grumpy but golden-hearted Boston Terrier, reminiscent of the character from 'A Christmas Carol'
Sherlock A great name for a Boston Terrier that has a keen sense for sniffing out treats, just like the fictional detective
Tarzan A name for a Boston Terrier that is fearless and adventurous, inspired by the character from Edgar Rice Burroughs' novels
Watson A suitable name for a loyal and dependable Boston Terrier, just like Sherlock Holmes' sidekick

Food Names

Food names are often cute and fun, which can match the playful personality of a Boston Terrier.
Name Description
Bean A nod to Boston’s famous baked beans
Berry A fun and fruity name for a playful Boston Terrier
Biscuit This name is ideal for a Boston Terrier with a fluffy, tan coat
Butters Perfect for a Boston Terrier with a smooth, buttery coat
Caramel This name is perfect for a Boston Terrier with a glossy, tan coat
Cherry Perfect for a playful and sweet-natured Boston Terrier
Cinnamon Perfect for a Boston Terrier with a spicy personality
Cocoa For dark colored Boston Terriers, this name is ideal
Cookie This name is perfect for a sweet, well-behaved Boston Terrier
Crispy A fun name for a Boston Terrier with a short, crisp coat
Cupcake A delightful name for a sweet and lovable Boston Terrier
Fudge Ideal for a Boston Terrier with a rich, dark coat
Ginger A spicy and fiery name perfect for a redhead Boston Terrier
Honey A sweet name for a loving and affectionate Boston Terrier
Mocha Ideal for a Boston Terrier with a rich, dark coat
Muffin This sweet treat is a perfect name for a small, lovable Boston Terrier
Nugget A cute name for a small, golden Boston Terrier
Olive Ideal for a Boston Terrier with a glossy, black coat
Peanut Small and nutty, it perfectly describes a Boston Terrier
Pepper Perfect for a feisty and energetic Boston Terrier
Popcorn Perfect for a small, energetic Boston Terrier
Pumpkin Ideal for a Boston Terrier with a round, orange coat
Sushi An adorable name that's perfect for a petite and unique Boston Terrier
Taffy A sweet name for a lovable and affectionate Boston Terrier
Waffle This name is perfect for a Boston Terrier with a crinkled, tan coat

Geographical Names

Naming your Boston Terrier after cities, countries, or landmarks can add a unique and personal touch.
Name Description
Beacon Named after the historic Beacon Hill in Boston
Berkshire A scenic, mountainous area in Massachusetts
Boston It's a perfect match for the breed's name
Brookline A scenic town near Boston
Cambridge An iconic city in the Greater Boston area
Cape In tribute to the iconic Cape Cod in Massachusetts
Charles Inspired by the Charles River in Boston
Concord A historic city in Massachusetts
Dorchester A historic neighborhood in Boston
Essex A county in Massachusetts known for its scenic landscapes
Fenway This is for fans of Boston Red Sox
Freedom Inspired by the Freedom Trail, a historic route in Boston
Hampshire A county in Western Massachusetts
Harvard This university town in Boston offers a fitting name for an intelligent pup
Lexington A historical city near Boston
Lowell A city in Massachusetts known for its industrial history
Nantucket A charming island off Cape Cod
Newton A city in the Greater Boston area
Plymouth The landing site of the Mayflower and Pilgrims
Quincy A city in Massachusetts with a rich history
Revere Named after Paul Revere, a notable figure from Boston's history
Salem A city full of history and mystery in Massachusetts
Somerset A town in Massachusetts named after an English county
Suffolk Named after Suffolk County, where Boston is located
Worcester A city in Massachusetts with a rich industrial history

Historical Names

These names can be inspired by historical figures, giving your Boston Terrier a sense of prestige and importance.
Name Description
Adams After the second U.S. President, John Adams, from Massachusetts
Alcott Louisa May Alcott, author of 'Little Women', lived in Boston
Barton Clara Barton, founder of the American Red Cross, was from Massachusetts
Bell Alexander Graham Bell, inventor of the telephone, lived in Boston
Bradstreet Anne Bradstreet, one of the first English poets in North America, lived in Massachusetts
Cabot The Cabots are a prominent Boston family
Dewey Melvil Dewey, creator of the Dewey Decimal System, was born in Massachusetts
Emerson Ralph Waldo Emerson, an influential American thinker, was from Boston area
Endicott Named after John Endicott, an early Massachusetts governor
Franklin Benjamin Franklin was born in Boston
Fuller Margaret Fuller, an important figure in American literature, was from Massachusetts
Hancock John Hancock, a key figure in the American Revolution, was from Boston
Holmes Oliver Wendell Holmes, a prominent American jurist, was from Boston
Kennedy The Kennedys are a well-known political family from Boston
Longfellow Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, celebrated poet, was from the Boston area
Lowell The Lowell family were influential industrialists in Boston
Morse Samuel Morse, inventor of Morse code, was from Massachusetts
Poe Edgar Allan Poe, famous writer, was born in Boston
Quincy John Quincy Adams, the sixth U.S. President, was from Massachusetts
Revere Paul Revere's famous midnight ride started in Boston
Salem Named after Salem, Massachusetts, known for its historical witch trials
Standish Myles Standish was a military advisor for the Pilgrims, who settled in Massachusetts
Thoreau Henry David Thoreau, significant American philosopher, lived in Massachusetts
Webster Noah Webster, known for creating an American dictionary, has roots in New England
Whitney Eli Whitney, inventor of the cotton gin, was from Massachusetts
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