Bearded Dragons are beautiful little lizards that you can keep in your home as pets. They may need a little more care than other pets, but you can use that time to develop a bond with the reptile.
To develop an even closer bond, you’re going to have to give the animal a name. The name you give your pet will depend on its behavior, appearance, and your preferences.
If you’re struggling to think of a suitable name, here are some cute and funny bearded dragon names that you can use.
Female Bearded Dragon Names
If you’ve just come back from the store with your new female pet, you’ll need to think of a good name for it soon.
Well, you’re in luck because here’s a comprehensive list of female bearded dragon names that you can use to select a name for your new pet.
Girl Bearded Dragon Names
The following names are excellent for a young, small, and female bearded dragon.
Cool Bearded Dragon Names
Godzilla: Godzilla is a fictional monster that originated from a Japanese film in 1954. Since then, he has become a pop culture icon all over the world.
The origins of Godzilla are generally unclear, but some adaptations have considered it a lizard that was mutated by the effects of radiation.
So, you really can’t find a cooler name than Godzilla for your bearded dragon(pogona). Also, if you’d prefer to stick to one of its original pronunciations, you can go with Gojira.
Cute Bearded Dragon Names
Bearded dragons can be pretty cute when they’re babies. So, if you want to name your pet lizard after it’s cute appearance, here are some cute bearded dragon names that you can choose from.
Charmander: Charmander is a character from the popular video game series and TV series Pokemon. Charmander is a small and cute Pokemon (a type of creature from that universe) that looks like a lizard. So, this name is great for a small and cute bearded dragon as well.
- Itty Bitty
- Small Fry
Badass Bearded Dragon Names
Charizard: Charizard is a Pokemon who looks like a giant orange-colored dragon. Charizard evolves from Charmander and grows considerably in size as a result.
If you’re looking for a badass name for your bearded dragon, here some names that you can opt for.
- Kylo Ren
- Darth Maul
- Darth Tyrannus
- Darth Vader
- Darth Bane
Male Bearded Dragon Names
Here’s a comprehensive list of male bearded dragon names.
Funny Bearded Dragon Names
Giving an animal, a reptile in this case, a funny name is a great way to exercise your creative side. Think of existing names and words and see how you can find some connections with the animal and those names or words.
We tried that and came up with a few funny names for bearded dragons.
Gandalf: Why not name your bearded dragon after a bearded wizard from the novel and film series, The Lord of the Rings?
If you’re not a big fan of the name Gandalf, don’t worry. For, here’s a list of funny bearded dragon names that you might like.
- Mr. T
- Queen Elizardbeth
- Snaggle Tooth
- The Lizard of Oz
- Guy Fieri
- Bearded Lady
- Kenny Rogers
- Lizarnardo Da Vinci
- Big Daddy
- Chuck Norris
- Captain Hook
- Stonewall Jackson
- Body Armor
- Ron Swanson
Best Bearded Dragon Names
Drogon: If you’re remotely familiar with the iconic TV and novel series Game of Thrones, you’ll know that there’s a dragon in it called Drogon. Drogon is the most important dragon in the series, which is why we consider it one of the best bearded dragon names.
Boy Bearded Dragon Names
The names listed below are perfect for a young, small, and male bearded dragon.
Australian Bearded Dragon Names
Ngarrang: This is the Australian Aboriginal word for bearded dragon.
Here are a few additional Australian bearded dragon names.
Disney Bearded Dragon Names
Mushu: Mushu is one of the main characters from Disney’s animated film, Mulan, from 1998. Mushu is a small red dragon, who’s funny and talks fast.
Exotic Bearded Dragon Names
All bearded dragons can be categorized as exotic animals, so any name you give it can be considered an exotic name. However, we singled out 3 names that we thought were particularly relevant for this category.
The three names include:
Gender Neutral Bearded Dragon Names
If you’d prefer not to assign a gender-based name for your bearded dragon, consider the following list.
Grumpy Bearded Dragon Names
If your pet lizard has a grumpy-looking face, any one of the names below may be a great choice.
- Forest Grump
Harry Potter Bearded Dragon Names
Norbert: In the first Harry Potter book/film, Harry Potter, and the Philosopher’s Stone, the protagonist, Harry discovers a dragon’s egg. The dragon from the egg is then named Norbert by Hagrid.
Dragon Malfoy: This name is a play at the character Draco Malfoy’s name.
Here are some more Harry Potter bearded dragon names that may interest you.
- Chinese Fireball
- Antipodean Opaleye
- Swedish Short-Snout
- Norwegian Ridgeback
- Romanian Longhorn
- Peruvian Vipertooth
- Hungarian Horntail
- Ukrainian Ironbelly
- Common Welsh Green
- Hebridean Black
Leatherback Bearded Dragon Names
Smoothskin: Leatherback bearded dragons are a type of lizard. They have smaller scales on their back, making their skin much smoother. And that’s where we got the name Smoothskin from.
Mexican Bearded Dragon Names
This category contains a few names that you can use for a Mexican bearded dragon.
Bearded Dragon Names from Movies
There have been many depictions of dragons (if not lizards particularly) in fantasy films over the years. Here are three names that stuck out.
Toothless: Toothless is the protagonist’s dragon and friend from the animated feature film, How to Train Your Dragon. The dragon is friendly and has a dark grey-colored coat.
Draco: Draco was the dragon from the film Dragonheart. The dragon was voiced by Sean Connery and was green in color.
Smaug: Smaug is a dragon from the film, The Hobbit, who’s responsible for guarding the treasure within Lonely Mountain.
Orange Bearded Dragon Names
The list of names below is best suited for orange-colored bearded dragons.
- Red Death
Red Bearded Dragon Names
Santa Claws: The name Santa Claws is perfect because it’s funny, and it’s about a bearded person who dresses in red.
White Bearded Dragon Names
White bearded dragons get their name from their colorless skin and scales. If you’re looking to name your pet lizard after its appearance, the following names may interest you.
Yellow Bearded Dragon Names
The four names below are great for naming a yellow bearded dragon, as each name is associated with the color yellow.
And, there you have it—various cute and funny bearded dragon names that you can use for your pet. If you want to personalize your lizard’s name, you can tweak any one of these names to do that.