150+ Cute Names For Pet Hamsters
Hamsters are easy to tame as they are inexpensive, quiet, gentle and do not require exclusive environments for survival. These rodents originated in wild terrains of the world. These creatures were domesticated in the US as early as 1942 and are considered good pets for children even today.
Bringing home a new hamster is fun but whats equally fun is naming your hamster. You dreamt of having it one day and you may be really excited to giving it a cute name.
Cute and Adorable Names for Pet Hamsters
For your cute and adorable hamster, the name also should be something endearing. Here are some names you can find useful for naming your hamster.
Aiko is a Japanese name which means little loved one.
In Greek, Agatha means good and honorable.
Alma is a Latin word that stands for kind and nourishing soul.
Amelie comes from Latin word Amelia which means to strive.
Angel means spiritual messenger of god.
Ava means lively.
Bailey means outer walls of a castle.
Barkley translates to birch tree meadow.
Beetle is the name of the insect with a hard shell-like back.
Betsy means worshipper of god.
Bitsu stands for something small.
To blossom means to produce flowers.
13. Bon Bon
Bonbon is a sweet confectionary item.
Bowie means yellow-haired in the Scottish language.
Bubba is informal North American terminology used to address brother.
Bumbling means speaking in a confused way.
Bunnie means cute little rabbit.
Chloe means blooming in Greek.
Cleo means to praise or acclaim.
Cordelia is of Latin origin and stands for heart.
21. Cutie Patootie
This name is for endearing something adorable.
Daisy is the name of a flower.
Darby is the American name for Deer Park.
Dixie is the name of a type of cooking pot.
Elie simply means God is Great.
Ernie means serious.
Ferrero is an Italian surname.
Flocky stands full of flock.
Fonzie means noble.
Haiku is the name of a Japanese poem.
Hartley is the name of the deer meadow.
Hazel is the name of a shrub.
Imari is the name of the decorated Japanese porcelain.
Iris is the name of the part of the eye.
It is the name of the girl meaning pledged to God.
Izzy means "God's promise".
Jabba is the name of an African river.
Janet means God's gracious gift.
Janie also means God's gift.
Jasper is the name of a precious stone.
Jayde also means a precious stone.
Jelly is fruit flavored dessert.
Kiki means new life.
Kooky means strange.
Lecsy invokes compassion.
Lelo means adorable.
Lilliput is used to call something tiny.
48. Lilly Bell
This name stands for innocence.
Lily also means innocent and pure.
50. Loca/ Lucy/ Luka
These are Latin words for light.
Lottie means little and womanly.
Louise simply means warrior.
Maggy is the abbreviation of Margaret which means pearl.
54. Mai Tai
It means out of the world.
Minikin means a small creature.
56. Marky/ Olie
These names are given to a freedom-loving individual.
Marlie name stands for rebelliousness.
Millie means gentle strength.
Nory means celebration in Japanese.
It comes from the name of a candy.
Unique Names for Pet Hamsters
Some sweet and cute hamster names that can be new to you are represented here. From Mandarin to cute Spanish names, you can use any of these for your hamster.
Weeny means exceptionally small.
Akiko means bright child in Japanese.
It means Little Love in Spanish.
Bella stands for beautiful woman in Italian.
Bello is used to denote beautiful for man in Italian.
Boba is a Chinese name which means tea.
Bongju means joy Korean.
68. Cara/ Caro
These words mean dear in Italian.
Chico means kid in Spanish.
Chulo means cutie in Spanish.
Daiki means big and shining in Japanese.
Haneul means heaven in Korean.
Hwan means bright in Korean.
It is a term denoting Mars in Korean.
Kawai means cute in Japanese.
Kenzo is a Japanese term that means healthy.
Kiyomi means cute in Korean.
It means darling in German.
It means innocence in Japanese.
It stands for beautiful in Chinese.
81. Mi Cielito
It means My Little Heaven in Spanish.
82. Mi reina
It means My Queen in Spanish.
83. Mi rey
It means My King in Spanish.
84. Mi sol
Mi sol means my sun in Spanish.
85. Mi vida
Mi vida means my life in Spanish.
Mimmo means child in Italian.
Miso means smile in Korean.
Perle means pearl in German.
Saja means lion in Korean.
Sakura is a Japanese flower name.
Schatz means jewel in German.
In Japanese, Shinju stands for pearl.
In the Korean language, Shiro stands for white.
In Japanese, Taiyo means sun.
In Italian, Tesoro means treasure.
In Japanese, Toshi means talented.
In Japanese, Uchuu means universe.
In Japanese, Umi means sea.
Yag means sun in Chinese.
Yangmi means pink in Korean.
Yejin means precious in Korean.
Yun means cloud in Chinese.
Akachan means baby in Japanese.
Funny Names for Pet Hamsters
If you are looking for cute yet fun names for your little munchkin, there is a wide range of lists to select the name from. So let's discover a few of them here.
104. Butkus (means to exist)
105. Chuck (means free man)
106. Diesel (means a petrol-based fuel and symbolizes power and strength)
107. Fido (means faithful)
108. Hamzilla (means someone who likes to keep mystery about themselves)
109. Harvey (means battle-worthy)
110. Holmes (means islands in the river)
111. Hooch (means alcoholic liquor)
112. Lego (means play well)
113. Max (means greatest)
114. Meowgi (means a cat name)
115. Peanut (means freedom-loving individual, also name of a legume)
116. PeeWee (means something tiny)
117. Siren (means victory)
118. Spunky (means full of spirit)
119. Tango (means touch)
120. Tik Tok (means a kind of sound produced by clock)
121. Tootie (means outgoing)
122. Urkel (means wealth)
123. Wasabi (means a pioneering spirit)
124. Weegie (means great lover)
125. Zipper (means bird in Jewish)
Female Hamster Names
A girlie name can only do justice for a girl hamster. As cute as these mini-creatures are, their cute names are also pleasing to the ear.
126. Ally (means noble)
127. Beau (short form for beautiful)
128. Bella (means beautiful)
129. Boo (means sweetheart)
130. Callie (means beautiful)
131. Gracie (means blessing)
132. Layla (means night)
133. Leia (means relaxed)
134. Luna (means moon)
135. Mimi (means wonderful)
136. Ming (means bright)
137. Minnie (means intellect)
138. Paisley (means church)
139. Sasha (means helper of mankind)
140. Sophie (means wisdom)
141. Stella (means star)
142. Zoe (means life)
Male Hamster Names
Male hamsters are called boars. For these more easygoing and friendly male hamsters, let's look at some cute names.
143. Arch (means truly brave)
144. Bao (means precious treasure)
145. Bowie (means yellow-haired)
146. Cheerio (means good luck)
147. Cookie (a name for a type of biscuit)
148. Diego (a Spanish name)
149. Dixie ( means ten in French language)
150. Ed (means fortune)
151. Elf (means a supernatural being)
152. Eli (means elevated)
153. Elon (means oak tree)
154. Finnie (means sincere)
155. Gizmo (means someone who is playful)