Korean dog names

If you’re looking for unique names for your new pup, these Korean dog names are just the thing you have been looking for. These names are mono-  and bi-syllabic so you should have an easy time teaching them to your dog.

Korean names for dogs are also wonderful if you’ve recently adopted a Korean breed pup.

Korean Girl Dog Names and Their Meanings

  1. Eui (Righteousness)
  2. Wook (Sunrise)
  3. Mi-Hi (Beautiful and joyful)
  4. Hyun (Virtuous)
  5. Taebaek (A smaller korean mountain)
  6. Chin (Precious)
  7. Ki (Rising)
  8. Cho (Beautiful)
  9. Dubu (Tofu)
  10. Hei (Grace)
  11. Gi (Brave)
  12. Kwan (Strong)
  13. Hae-Won (A beautiful garden)
  14. Sang (Mutual)
  15. Podo (Grape)
  16. Mi Sun (A combination of beauty and goodness)
  17. Baekdu (The highest mountain in Korea)
  18. Choon-Hee -(Born in spring)
  19. Chung Cha (Noble)
  20. Heendungi (Whitish)
  21. Ae-Cha (A loving daughter)
  22. Gureum (Cloud)
  23. Haengbogi (Happy)
  24. Haru (Day)
  25. Bae (Inspiration)
  26. Bomi (Springtime)
  27. Sunja (Meek and mild)
  28. Kwittegi (Ear taken off)
  29. Hye (Wisdom and intelligence)
  30. Dasom (som means ‘love.’)
  31. Myung (Clear)
  32. Bo-mi ‘o.’ (pretty)
  33. Haneul (Heaven)
  34. Min-Jee (Brightness and wisdom)
  35. Bora (Purple)
  36. Mi Kyong (Beauty and brightness)
  37. Ji (Wisdom)
  38. Hwindungi (White)
  39. Daegu (city in South Korea)
  40. Mongsil-i (Fluffy like a cloud)
  41. Joo (Jewel)
  42. Soo (Noble, kind, and charitable)
  43. Bitna (Shining)
  44. Chin-Sun (Goodness and truthfulness)
  45. Hei-Ran (A graceful orchid)
  46. Mi-Young (Everlasting beauty)
  47. Iseul (Dew)
  48. Kyung (Respected)
  49. Yun (Lotus flower)
  50. Boram (Worthy or valuable)
  51. Kuri (Copper)
  52. Eun (Silver)
  53. Hoe (Korean dish)
  54. Miso (Korean for smile)
  55. Nari (Lily flower)
  56. Areum (Beauty)
  57. Hayangi (Whitey)
  58. Min (witty)
  59. Bada (Sea’ or ‘ocean)
  60. Wonsoongi (Monkey)
  61. Nam-Sun (Honest and pure)
  62. Bokshiri (Fluffy)
  63. Haenguni (Lucky)
  64. Mi-Cha A beautiful girl
  65. Nun-i Nun’ which means ‘snow’
  66. Sarangi (Lovely)
  67. Ho-Sook (Clear lake)
  68. Ye-Jin (Valuable and precious)
  69. Shin (Belief)
  70. Baram (Wind)
  71. Sook (Pure)
  72. Mishil (A beautiful kingdom)
  73. Makki (‘the youngest one’)
  74. Gaeul (Autumn)
  75. Ji-a (Wisdom and knowledge)
  76. Danbi (To welcome rain)
  77. So-Hui (Splendid)
  78. Seonggye (Sea urchin)
  79. Hae (The ocean)
  80. Chun-Hei (Grace and justice)
  81. Byeol (Star)
  82. Nureongi (Yellowish)
  83. Hayan (Pale or white)
  84. Seong (Finished)
  85. Goo (To complete someone)
  86. Ogboon (Jade)
  87. Yu-Na (To endure)
  88. Bong-Cha (The ultimate girl)

Check out these Japanese names for dogs.

Korean Boy Dog Names

  1. Ki (Rising)
  2. Hudu (Walnut)
  3. Tae-Hui (Big or great)
  4. Hoon (Teaching)
  5. Kyu (Standard)
  6. Jun (Handsome)
  7. Yun (Soft)
  8. Jeong (Serene)
  9. Hwan (Bright and shining)
  10. Seong (Finished)
  11. Busan Korean city
  12. Seoul (Capital of South Korea)
  13. Ho-Seok (Strong)
  14. Upo (Located near Nakdong river)
  15. Sun (Goodness)
  16. Jin (Precious)
  17. Jae (Wealthy)
  18. Haneul (Heavenly)
  19. Sagwa (Apple)
  20. Joon (Immense talent)
  21. Haengbogi (Happy)
  22. Yeong (Brave)
  23. Heendungi (Whitish)
  24. Bong (A mythical bird)
  25. Kwan (Powerful)
  26. Suwon (Korean metropolis)
  27. Ulsan (The largest Korean city)
  28. Dak-Ho (deep lake)
  29. Gook (Nation)
  30. Mongshil (Fluffy)
  31. Kkulbbangi (Delicious)
  32. Kyung (Respected)
  33. Min-Ho (Heroic and brave)
  34. Haenguni (Lucky)
  35. Dae (Greatness)
  36. Incheon (Kind river)
  37. Iseul (Dew)
  38. In-Su (Preserving wisdom)
  39. Bon-Hwa (Glorious)
  40. Ji (Wisdom)
  41. Hyeon( Virtuous)
  42. Yeo (Mildness)
  43. Chul (Neither hard nor soft)
  44. Kwang (Wild)
  45. Su-Won (To defend or protect)
  46. Jashik (Child)
  47. Wook (Sunrise)
  48. Woong (Magnificence)
  49. Jum (King’ or ‘ruler)
  50. Horang-i (Tiger)
  51. Hyun (Intelligent and bright)
  52. Daeshim (The greatest mind)
  53. Hyun Shik (Smart, brilliant, and clever)
  54. Suk (Like a rock)
  55. Jong-Seok (Great and eminent)
  56. Baek (Brother)
  57. Seo (Jin Omen)
  58. Hak-Kun (A person with literary roots)
  59. Beom (A model)
  60. Jae-Hee (Shining)
  61. Sung (Victorious)
  62. Seok (Rock)
  63. Eun (Charity)
  64. Myeong (Bright)
  65. Dong (East)
  66. Geon (Strength)
  67. Hyuk (Radiant)
  68. Jeju (An exotic island in Korea)
  69. Chung-Ae (Noble)
  70. Hyun Ki (wise; intelligent)
  71. Hayangi (Whitey)
  72. Jung (Righteous)

Cute Korean Dog Names

  1. Wonsoongi (Monkey)
  2. Mee (Beautiful)
  3. Heangbogi (Happy and is a sweet)
  4. Yu-Jin (Precious)
  5. Seung (Winning)
  6. U-Yeong (Glory and honor)
  7. Yong (Brave)
  8. Du-Hu (Goodness)
  9. Seulgi (Wisdom)
  10. Hea (Grace)

Dog Names Inspired By Famous Koreans

  1. Shin Min-A – famous South Korean actress.
  2. Psy –  “Gangnam Style”.
  3. Moon Jae-in – The 12th and current President of South Korea.
  4. Jungkook – South Korean artist best known for BTS.
  5. Taeyeon – Korean singer
  6. Yu-Na Kim – Korean figure skating champion (2010)
  7. Onew – A well-known K-Pop singer and actor.
  8. BoA –  Queen of K-Pop 
  9. Suga

Korean Food & Drink Dog Names

  1. Bulgogi – Korean stir fry
  2. Soju – An alcoholic beverage made from rice.
  3. Melona – Korean brand of fruit-flavored popsicles.
  4. Hotteok – pancake-like Korean street food
  5. Kimchi – vegetable-based Korean side dish.
  6. Bingsu – shaved ice dish served with fruits or sweets
  7. Dasik – grain-based Korean cookie
  8. Misu – Korean grain-based beverage served cold.
  9. Galbi – Korean barbecued short ribs.
  10. Anju – Any Korean dish that is eaten with alcohol

Funny Korean Dog Names

If you’re looking for funny Korean names for your dog, here is a list of other animal names in Korean.

  1. rhinoceros (코뿔소) koppulso
  2. antelope (영양) yeongyang
  3. squirrel (다람쥐) daramjwi
  4. hyena (하이에나) haiena
  5. koala bear (코알라) koalla
  6. lion (사자) saja
  7. hippo (하마) hama
  8. panda (팬더) paendeo
  9. chicken (닭) dak
  10. mole (두더지) dudeoji
  11. horse (말) mal
  12. fox (여우) yeou
  13. goat (염소) yeomso
  14. whale (고래) gorae
  15. monkey (원숭이) wonsungi
  16. cheetah (치타) chita
  17. rat (쥐) jwi
  18. giraffe (기린) girin
  19. pig (돼지) dwaeji
  20. leopard (표범) pyobeom
  21. bear (곰) gom
  22. tiger (호랑이) horangi
  23. rabbit (토끼) tokki
  24. zebra (얼룩말) eollungmal
  25. cat (고양이) goyangi
  26. orangutan (오랑우탄) orangutan
  27. raccoon (너구리) neoguri
  28. sheep (양) yang
  29. wolf (늑대) neukdae
  30. deer (사슴) saseum
  31. chimpanzee (침팬지) chimpaenji
  32. cow (소) so
  33. camel (낙타) nakta
  34. dog (개) gae
  35. gorilla (고릴라) gorilla
  36. pony (조랑말) jorangmal

Korean Dog Breeds List

1. Korean Mastiff

2. Sapsali

3. Nureongi

4. Jindo dog

5. Donggyeongi

6. Pungsan dog

7. Jeju dog

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