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Updated: April 03, 2024

For those who have a unique flair and love for the extraordinary, we've curated a page just for you. This page is dedicated to those who wish to break away from the traditional and explore the vibrant and mystical world of one particular color - purple. Purple, a color that symbolizes luxury, power, ambition, peace, and magic, serves as an unusual yet captivating inspiration for naming your beloved canine companion.

Immerse yourself in the world of imaginative and inspiring names drawn from various shades of purple like lavender, lilac, and violet, or from famous purple icons in popular culture. Each name is carefully selected, considering the different nuances of the color purple. So, if you're looking for a name that's as unique and special as your furry friend, you've come to the right place. Explore and find the perfect name that reflects not just your dog's personality but also your creative spirit.

Whether you have a lavender-hued breed, such as the Weimaraner, or simply harbor a love for all things purple, the names featured on this page will provide a truly distinctive identity for your pet. So go on, dive into our collection, and let the color of creativity and imagination inspire you to choose a name that is as exceptional and unique as your four-legged friend.

Name Reason to Choose
Acai Named after the acai berry, which is known for its deep purple color
Amethyst A gemstone of the same color
Amethyst Sky Inspired by the beautiful shade of the amethyst gemstone, this name captures the beauty of a purple sky
Amethystine A more sophisticated version of Amethyst, perfect for a regal dog
Amulet Amulet is a fantastic name for a dog, inspired by purple gemstones often used in mystical jewelry
Aster For dogs as bright and cheerful as the flower
Aubergine It's a fancy name for a purple vegetable, making it a chic and unique choice
Auberginia A playful twist on the word aubergine, which is another term for eggplant
Basil Named after the purple basil variety, perfect for a dog who loves the outdoors
Beetroot Named after the vegetable known for its rich purple color
Bellflower Named after a pretty purple flower, it's suitable for a sweet, delicate dog
Berry Perfect for a small, sweet dog
Blackberry For dogs with a sweet and tart personality
Blackcurrant Perfect for a dog with a dark purple coat, named after the deep purple fruit
Blossom This name evokes images of blooming purple flowers, perfect for a beautiful, vibrant dog
Blueberry A fun name for a sweet and playful dog
Bordeaux This name is inspired by the deep purple hue of Bordeaux wine, perfect for a sophisticated dog
Cassis Cassis is a blackcurrant liqueur that is often purple in color
Clematis For dogs as lovely as the climbing plant
Cosmo Inspired by the cosmos, which are often depicted in shades of purple, this name is ideal for a dog with a starry personality
Cosmos This name is inspired by the deep purple of the cosmos
Crocus A type of purple flower, this name is ideal for a dog with a bright and sunny personality
Currant This fruit has a deep purple shade
Dahlia A type of flower that comes in purple, it's a lovely name for a charming dog
Drama Purple is often associated with drama and extravagance
Dusk This name is inspired by the purple hues of the evening sky
Dusk Blossom This name captures the beautiful purples seen in the sky at dusk
Eggplant Inspired by the purple vegetable
Elderberry Named after a purple fruit, this name is a sweet choice for a lovable pooch
Elderflower Inspired by the plant that produces purple berries, this name is perfect for a nature-loving dog
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Purple Shades

Giving a dog a name from this category can highlight the exact shade of their purple color, from lavender to plum.
Name Description
Amethyst This name is perfect for purple-lovers, as it is a precious stone known for its rich purple color
Bellflower Named after the bellflower, a plant known for its beautiful purple blooms
Eggplant A deep, dark purple color much like the vegetable it's named after
Fuchsia This vibrant, purplish-red color name adds a touch of fun and vivacity
Grape Reminiscent of the juicy and vibrant color of purple grapes
Heather This name is inspired by the soft, muted purple of heather flowers
Heliotrope A dog named Heliotrope carries the rich, vibrant shade of the flower
Hyacinth Inspired by the flower that comes in a variety of vibrant purples
Indigo A deep and intense color that's on the blue-purple spectrum
Iris Inspired by the iris flower, which often blooms in beautiful shades of purple
Lavender Inspired by the calming, light purple hue of the lavender flower
Lilac It is a sweet and delicate shade of purple, much like the flower
Lupine Inspired by the lupine flower, which blooms in beautiful shades of purple
Magenta It's a bright and bold color that straddles the line between purple and pink
Mauve It's a soft, pale purple shade that's often associated with elegance and charm
Mulberry A dog named Mulberry carries the deep, rich color of the berries
Orchid Orchid is a bright, tropical purple, just like the flower it's named after
Pansy Named after the flower that comes in various shades of purple
Periwinkle A pale tint of purple that can add a touch of elegance to your dog’s name
Plum Named after the deep, rich color of ripe plums
Sangria A dog named Sangria carries the deep, rich color of the popular drink, which can sometimes appear purplish
Thistle It's a light, cool shade of purple that invokes images of the thistle flower
Veronica This name is inspired by the veronica plant that blooms in a vivid purple hue
Violet This name is derived from the vibrant shade of purple
Wisteria Derived from the light, pastel purple of the wisteria flower
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Fictional Purple Characters

This category can include names of any fictional character known for being purple, adding a fun and imaginative twist to the dog's name.
Name Description
Amethyst A character from Steven Universe who is purple in color
Barney The character from the children's TV show is a purple dinosaur
Beast This character from X-Men is known for its purple color
Cheshire The character from Alice in Wonderland is often portrayed as purple
Count Von Count The character from Sesame Street is a purple vampire
Darkwing The character from Darkwing Duck often wears purple
Eeyore The character from Winnie The Pooh is often depicted as purple, despite being a gray donkey
Eggplant Wizard This character from the Kid Icarus video games is a purple eggplant
Espeon This Pokemon character is known for its purple color
Frieza This character from Dragon Ball Z is known for its purple color
Galactus The character from Marvel comics is known for its purple color
Gengar This Pokemon character is known for its purple color
Hawkeye The character from Marvel comics often wears purple
Lumpy The heffalump character from Winnie The Pooh is purple
Mystique The character from X-Men comics often appears in a purple outfit
Rarity The character from My Little Pony is known for its purple color
Raven A character from Teen Titans with a purple outfit
Sableye This Pokemon character is known for its purple color
Shredder The villain from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles often wears purple
Spyro This character from a popular video game franchise is a purple dragon
Starfire The character from Teen Titans often wears purple
Tinky-Winky The tallest Teletubby is purple
Twilight Twilight Sparkle from My Little Pony is a purple unicorn
Ursula The villain from The Little Mermaid is famously purple
Yzma The antagonist from The Emperor's New Groove often wears purple
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Purple Foods

If a dog is as sweet as a grape or as spicy as a purple onion, this category can provide a playful and fitting name.
Name Description
Acai This name is drawn from a berry known for its purple color
Artichoke Named after the plant known for its purple variety
Beetroot A vegetable with a deep purple hue inspired this name
Blackberry This name is reminiscent of a berry that is dark purple
Blackcurrant This berry's dark purple color is the inspiration for this name
Blueberry Inspired by a fruit that turns purple when ripe
Boysenberry This name is inspired by the deep purple berry
Cabbage Named after the vegetable that can have a purple variety
Cherry This name comes from a fruit whose dark variety can be purple
Dahlia Named after the flower known for its purple variety
Eggplant This name is inspired by a vegetable that has a rich purple color
Elderberry The name is reminiscent of the berry that is dark purple
Fig Derived from the fruit that has a purple skin
Grape This name is derived from the deliciously sweet fruit that can be purple
Kale Derived from the vegetable known for its purple variety
Lavender Named after the plant that blooms beautiful purple flowers
Mulberry The fruit is known for its dark purple color, hence the name
Olive Inspired by the fruit that can be a dark purple color
Passionfruit The name is derived from a fruit with purple skin
Plum The name is reminiscent of a fruit known for its deep purple skin
Pomegranate This name comes from a fruit whose seeds are a dark purple
Prune Named after the dried fruit that is dark purple
Radicchio This name comes from a vegetable with purple leaves
Raisin Inspired by the dried grape that is dark purple
Turnip This name is inspired by a root vegetable with purple skin
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Purple Gemstones

Names from this category can show off the dog's valuable and precious nature, while also referencing their purple color.
Name Description
Alexandrite This gemstone is known for its color-changing properties, often shifting to a purple hue
Amethyst This choice is inspired by a purple gemstone known for its calming properties
Ametrine This gemstone is a mixture of amethyst and citrine, giving it a unique purple hue
Beryl This gemstone comes in a variety of colors, including a unique purple
Chalcedony This gemstone's purple variant is attractive and distinctive
Charoite This unique gemstone has a stunning lavender hue, perfect for a feminine dog
Citrine This gemstone's name comes from its yellow color, but citrine can also be purple
Fluorite Fluorite has a cool, clear purple hue that will match a cool canine
Garnet While not traditionally purple, garnet has a violet variant that is striking
Iolite Iolite's blue-violet color is uncommon, much like your one-of-a-kind dog
Jadeite Purple Jadeite is rare and precious, just like your canine friend
Kunzite This gemstone has a delicate pinkish-purple color, ideal for a sweet-natured dog
Lavender This name is reminiscent of both the purple flower and the gemstone
Lepidolite A lilac-colored stone known for stress relief, ideal for a calming pet
Peridot Although usually green, peridot can also come in a purple hue
Quartz Quartz is versatile and comes in a variety of colors, including purple
Rhodonite Despite its usual pink hue, this gemstone can sometimes appear purple
Sapphire Sapphire's can be purple too, and they signify wisdom and calmness
Sodalite This gemstone's deep blue-purple hue is both beautiful and unique
Spinel This gemstone's lavender variety is perfect for a gentle and calm dog
Sugilite This stone's deep purple hue is incredibly appealing, making it a great choice
Tanzanite This gemstone's rich, blue-purple color is as unique as your dog's personality
Topaz Topaz is a gemstone that comes in a variety of colors, including purple
Tourmaline Tourmaline comes in a variety of colors, including an appealing purple
Zircon This gemstone offers a range of colors, including a stunning purple
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Purple Flowers

This category can include names from any kind of purple flower, providing a sweet, natural name that references the dog's purple color.
Name Description
Amethyst Perfect name for a dog with a royal purple, gem-like personality
Aster A star-shaped flower, ideal for a dog who's the star of your life
Azalea Named after a beautiful blooming flower, fitting for a dog that brings beauty to your life
Bellflower An attractive flower which is an appealing name for a charming dog
Buddleia A butterfly-attracting plant would be a suitable name for a friendly, social dog
Campanula A bell-shaped flower, an ideal name for a dog with a musical, melodious bark
Clematis A climbing flower, perfect for a dog who loves to climb and explore
Crocus This early bloomer would make a great name for a young, spirited pup
Dahlia An elegant flower, great for an elegant dog
Fuchsia Named after a vibrant flower, perfect for a lively, energetic dog
Geranium A versatile flower, the perfect name for a versatile dog
Gloxinia A tropical flower, a unique name for a dog with a warm, tropical personality
Heather A beautiful purple shrub is a fitting name for a beautiful dog
Hyacinth A vibrant flower that would be an energetic dog's name
Iris A beautiful flower that comes in many shades of purple, a fitting name for a dog with a diverse personality
Lavender A soothing, fragrant purple flower which is an ideal name for a calming and gentle dog
Lilac Named after a fragrant flower, suitable for a sweet-smelling, lovable dog
Orchid A unique flower that would make a great name for a unique dog
Pansy Named after a colorful flower, suitable for a cheerful and bright dog
Petunia A popular garden flower, a cute name for a popular dog
Thistle Named after a striking purple flower, for a dog with a strong and striking personality
Verbena A flowering plant, an excellent name for a blossoming dog
Violet This is an adorable name inspired by a delicate purple flower
Wisteria A spectacular flowering vine is a grand name for a spectacular dog
Zinnia A multi-layered flower, ideal for a dog with a multi-faceted personality
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