Cool Bearded Dragon Names

So you’ve decided that the bearded dragon is the perfect pet for you but you have no idea what on earth you should name your new reptile friend?

Finding the perfect dragon names for your pet can be difficult. It becomes even more difficult for lizards such as bearded dragons or leopard geckos because they may not have any noticeable personality at first as cats or dogs would.

But don’t sweat it because we’re here to help you out.

Below you’ll find a huge collection of awesome bearded dragon names that have all been broken up into various categories ranging from everything to the most heroic sounding names on the planet through to names that are based on famous dragons from various books, movies, and mythologies from around the world.

So it back and peruse through this extensive list and you’ll be sure to find one that suits your dragon perfectly!

Bearded Dragon Names Based On Other Dragons

  • Abraxas (a well known dragon from Persian mythology)
  • Knucker (a well known dragon from British legend)
  • Brinsop (a well known dragon from European legend)
  • Ness (based on the ‘Loch Ness Monster’ from British legend)
  • Zu (an well known dragon from Sumerian mythology)
  • Scatha (from J. R. R. Tolkien’s middle earth)
  • Jabberwock (from Lewis Carroll’s ‘Through The Looking Glass’)
  • Apophis (a well known dragon from Ecyptial mythology)
  • Eingana (the goddess of creation and death from Australian mythology)
  • Falkor (the dragon of luck from Michael Ende’s ‘The Neverending Story)
  • Smaug (from J. R. R. Tolkien’s ‘The Hobbit’)
  • Illuyankas (a well known dragon from Turkish muthology)
  • Tiamat (a well known dragon from Babylonian mythology)
  • Uwibami (a well known dragon from Japanese mythology)
  • Typhon (the son of Gaia and Tartarus from Greek mythology)
  • Whiro (a well known dragon from Polynesian mythology and a symbol of evil and death)
  • Yam-nahar (a well known dragon from Canaanite mythology)
  • Apalala (a water dragon that was converted to Buddhism)
  • Chrysophylax (from J. R. R. Tolkien’s ‘Farmer Giles of Ham’)
  • Hatuibwari (a well known dragon from Malay mythology that was considered to be a human ancestor)
  • Ladon (a well known dragon from Greek mythology that guarded Hera’s golden apples)
  • Shen Lung (a well known dragon from Chinese mythology and a symbol for good luck)

Affectionate Bearded Dragon Names

  • Chucky
  • Dude
  • Skipper
  • Honey
  • Beau
  • Ducky
  • Gem
  • Prince
  • Noddy
  • Madame
  • Valentine
  • Munchkin

Manly Bearded Dragon Names

  • Bruce
  • Gordon
  • Angus
  • Harry
  • Butch
  • Vlad

Heroic Bearded Dragon Names

  • Hercules
  • Zeus
  • Xena
  • Vlad
  • Samson
  • Rambo
  • Paladin
  • Ajaz

Animal Bearded Dragon Names

  • Hawk
  • Critter
  • Fox
  • Finsh
  • Wolf
  • Taurus
  • Mouse
  • Izzy

Fun Bearded Dragon Names

  • Bandit
  • Chomper
  • Dandy
  • Dreamy
  • Hooligan
  • Rascal
  • Pouncer
  • Rock
  • Scamp
  • Thumper
  • Vortex
  • Twister
  • Rogue

Bearded Dragon Names Based On Fictional Characters

  • Casanova
  • Electra
  • Don Juan
  • Garfield
  • Hero
  • Iago
  • Juliet
  • Pinocchio
  • Moby Dick
  • Scrooge
  • Polyanna
  • Sherlock
  • Holmes
  • Tarzan
  • Sonic
  • Watson

Bearded Dragon Names Based On Colors

  • Blackie
  • Blondie
  • Crayola
  • Lilac
  • Mandarin
  • Mango
  • Peach
  • Midnight
  • Opal
  • Rusty
  • Rhubarb
  • Red
  • Sunshine
  • Tuxedo
  • Copper

Bearded Dragon Names Based On Places

  • Cashmere
  • Frontier
  • Dakota
  • Phoenix
  • Timbuktu
  • Longfellow
  • Nash
  • Homer
  • Millay
  • Milton

Bearded Dragon Names Based On Famous People

  • Catherine
  • Cleo
  • Cleopatra
  • Atilla
  • Houdini
  • Pocahontas
  • Ghandi
  • Noah
  • Plato
  • Picasso
  • Rockafeller
  • Winston
  • Churchil

Bearded Dragon Names Based On TV/Movie Characters

  • ET
  • Scully
  • Wigglesworth
  • Willis
About Tariq Aziz

I am working as Chief editor at MY BEARDIES. I have been working in the publishing business for over a decade now. I love reptiles and I love talking about them. I have years of experience in herpetoculture. I have cared for many reptiles including bearded dragons, geckos, and skinks since childhood.

21 thoughts on “Cool Bearded Dragon Names”

  1. I have a baby bearded dragon i need a name that i could use for a boy or girl i thought of Sydney. If u have any suggestions ill take them too


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