195 of The Best Spanish Pug Names for Your New Pet

Felicitaciones por tu nuevo perro!

Getting a new puppy is an exciting time for anyone. Many people think that you have to have a Spanish dog breed to give their dog name a Spanish name. However, Spanish Pug names are a fun, playful option for anyone who wants to give them a beautiful romantic name.

Spanish Pug names

Maybe your family speaks the Spanish language, and you want to carry on the tradition of giving your dog a Spanish dog name? Whatever the reason, there are hundreds of Spanish dog names to try out for your four-legged member of your family. And they’ll be in good company, especially with over 450 million people speaking the Spanish language. (it is the second-most spoken language behind Chinese!)

Brose the other categories to see even more ideas to name your Pug! We have hundreds of name ideas and it continues to grow!

Read on for some potential Spanish dog names for your new perrito.

Popular Spanish Dog Names for Pugs

Are you looking for a trendy name that is easily recognizable? If so, consider one of the following names that are easily recognizable throughout the English-speaking world.

NameMeaningMale / Female
BonitaPrettyFemale
ChicaLittle girlFemale
ChicoBoyMale
AlegroJoyMale
LunaMoonFemale
CarlosFree manMale
BellaBeautifulFemale
RicardoStrong powerMale
MariaBitterFemale
MadronaMotherFemale

Pug Spanish Names

We realize that Spain is not the only Spanish-speaking country, so we added some Mexican dog names into the mix. Whatever Spanish-speaking country you have in mind, we have no doubt you’ll find something to suit you.

We’ve also put the English translation next to the ones that are more unique.

Females

Lola

Delores

Lorena

Amiga

Consuela

Emilia

Eva

Rosa

Dahlia (flower)

Carina

Alma (soul)

Julieta

Juanita

Maya

Elana

Buena

Perla (Pearl)

Sierra (mountains)

Fiesta (party)

Gitana (gypsy)

Aella (bee)

Lupita (little wolf)

Adela (noble)

Elvira (all true)

Lucía (light)

Marisol

Teresa

Bebe (baby)

Catalina (pure)

Chiquita (little girl)

Corazon (heart)

Eva (life)

Bonita (pretty)

Emilia (Emily)

Lupita

Rosa

Anna

Carolina

Clara

Alejandra

Isabel

Manuela

Malak

Gabriella

Viviana

Jada

Mariana

Sierra

Marta

Macaria

Luz

Mercedes

Felicia

Esmerelda

Pilar

Nelia (horn)

Nita (Grace)

Sancha (Sacred)

Zita (little hope)

Linda

Males

Do you have a boy Pug? Consider some gender specific dog names that are for boys only.

Carlito

Edmundo

Diego

Conrado

Leon

Lalo

José

Juan

Rafael

Pepe

Sergio

Armando

Nacho

Gazpacho

Domingo

Lobo (wolf)

Nino

Pedro

Paco

Benito

Dante

Eloy

Emilio

Marques

Marquez

Manuel

Mateo

Santo (saint)

Tajo (slash)

Tigre (tiger)

Cruz

Gabriel

Fernando

Guido (forest)

Lorenzo

Marco

Eloy

DeSoto

Luis

Rufino

Pablo

Joaquin

Isidro

Sancho

ElDorado

Oro (gold)

Diablo (devil)

Esteban

Geronimo

Alejandor

Sebastian

Antonio

Mario

Cristian

Jorge

Inigo (fiery)

Bernardo

Chico (boy)

Enrique

Federico

Funny Spanish Pug Dog Names

Some of the things your Pug puppy will make you smile. They are known as the “payaso/a” (clown) because of their comical and charming personality. Below are some funny dog names that will bring a smile to you and those around you.

  • Grade – Big
  • Loco – Crazy
  • Torpe – Clumsy
  • Feo – Ugly
  • Bruja – Witch
  • Toro – Bull
  • Gordo / Gorda – Fat
  • Dinero – Money
  • Comida – Food
  • Uno – One

Spanish Food Pug Dog Names

Maybe you have a favorite dish or food you love to eat? If so, consider naming your dog after some of your favorite foods. Here are some Spanish foods that will make a great name for your pet.

  • Chorizo – cured sausage
  • Jamon – ham
  • Empanada – crescent-shaped pastry
  • Croqueta – Breadcrumbed and fried roll of food popular in Spain.
  • Leche – Milk
  • Pach or Gaz – Gazpacho
  • Picante – as in spicy foods

Alcohol Inspired Spanish Pug Dog Names

These Mexican cocktails are not only tasty, but they can help inspire you to come up with a name for your furbaby!

  • Tequila
  • Kahlua
  • Margarita
  • Michelada – (Spicy beer cocktail)
  • Paloma – (Tequila with grapefruit soda and lime juice)
  • Horchata – (Rum drink)
  • Cerveza – (Beer)
  • Rosada – (Tequila cocktail)
  • Ponche – (Comforting punch popular at Christmas time)
  • Batidos – (Latin American milkshake)

Cool Spanish Names for Pugs With Meaning

A cool dog name is subjective. However, you’ll find some names that are popular in Spain and Latin America.

  • David
  • Andrea
  • Jesus
  • Gabriela
  • Jorge
  • Julieta
  • Leonardo
  • Alessandra
  • Isaac
  • Manuela
  • Valentino
  • Luna
  • Javier
  • Miranda
  • Kevin

Spanish City Names

Spanish city Pug names
If you love to travel, consider naming your Pug after a popular Spain destination.

Do you love to travel? Consider naming your dog after your favorite destination. Below, you’ll find some of the best places to visit in Spain that can make a great name for your canine friend.

  • Madrid
  • Barcelona
  • Ibiza
  • Mallorca
  • Valencia
  • Rioja
  • Cordoba
  • Toledo
  • Ronda
  • Seville

Spanish Names Based On Appearance

Many people will give their dog based on the appearance. Does your dog have unique markings? Maybe you have a jet-black dog or a rare white dog?

Below you’ll find names based on a Pug’s appearance.

Black Pug Names in Spanish

  • Negro (Black)
  • Noche (Night)
  • Oscuro – Dark
  • Paella (black rice)
  • Pantera (panther)
  • Brujua – witch

Spanish Names for White Pugs

  • Blanco / Blanca (white)
  • Ciaro – Light
  • Arroz (rice)
  • Macabeo (white wine)

Browse a huge list of black Pug names and white Pug names for more ideas to help inspire you.

Animal Inspired Spanish Dog Names

It’s not unusual to want to come up with a Spanish nickname for your cute puppy. Below are some animal-inspired nicknames that your puppy won’t outgrow.

AnimalMeaningBoy / Girl
LeónLionBoy
Oso BearBoy
CerditaPiggyBoy or Girl
Perro / aDogBoy or Girl

Terms of Endearment

Just like we use terms of endearment for the love of our life, such as “honey,” you can use them when addressing your new puppy. Some Spanish-language names have gender specific names, while others can be used for any dog.

Term of EndearmentMeaningMale / Female
Mi cielito/aMy little skyBoth
ReinitaLittle queenFemale
Corazoncito/aSweetheartBoy or Girl
Papá / MamáFather & MotherEither
Gordo / GordaFat or FattyBoth
Lindo / LindaPretty or niceBoth
Flaco / FlacaThinBoth
PelucheStuffed toyBoth
ChispaSparkBoth genders

More Ideas for Spanish Dog Names

There are many ways to come up with creative names for your puppy. If you don’t see anything on this list, consider using cultural and celebrations that are a part of the Spanish heritage. Some Mexican traditions that come to mind are Dia de Muertos, Mexican folk dance steps, bullfights, beautiful music, clothing, etc.

Final Word

Hopefully, this huge list of Spanish dog names helps you come up with the perfect name for your cute Pug. Pick a name that rolls off your tongue easily, and your dog responds to.

Use these ideas to come up with the perfect Spanish name for your Pug! And, for more dog name ideas, browse our huge list of Pug names directory.

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