Are you looking for a name for your yeti character? Or maybe you need a Himalayan name for a fluffy dog?
We’ve got you covered! Here are 130+ of the best yeti names.
Whether your yeti is a burly creature or a small and fluffy one, these names will make everyone smile. Read on for name ideas that range from funny to serious, classic to creative. You’ll find something that captures your yeti’s true spirit!
How to choose a yeti name
Yetis are furry, ape-like creatures living in the Himalayas. In Western countries, the term Abominable Snowman is commonly used for yetis.
The yeti myth is part of the Himalayan culture and Sherpa folklore. That’s why Tibetan, Nepalese, Chinese, and Indian names are fitting for these mythical creatures.
Other names that fit yetis include monikers related to snow, mountaineering, and furry animals.
Funny yeti names
Naming a yeti is an opportunity to have fun with silly name ideas. A creature as furry as the yeti can’t take life too seriously!
- Base Camp
- Monkey Business
Cute yeti names
Here are some cute and, of course, insanely fluffy monikers for yetis!
- Chow Chow
- Shi Tzu
Cool yeti names
These cool name ideas are inspired by ice, snow, and geography names from the Himalayan mountain range:
|Annapurna||The name of a mountain range in Nepal. Annapurna means ”goddess of the harvests” in Nepali.|
|Everest||The highest mountain on Earth.|
|Gyachung Kang||A mountain in the Himalayas. The name means ”Buddha’s peak”.|
|Kanchenjunga||The third-highest mountain in the world. The Nepali name Kanchenjunga means ”five treasures of great snow”.|
|Nanda Devi||A mountain in India. The name means ”bliss-giving goddess”.|
Good yeti names
Female yeti names
Male yeti name
Yeti names for dogs
Do you have an extra fluffy puppy, such as a Samoyed? Or are you planning to adopt a Lhasa apso or Tibetan spaniel?
Here’s a curated list of yeti names that are perfect for dogs.
We didn’t just throw in some yeti names and call them ”yeti names for dogs”. These monikers work for dogs because they’re short enough. You want your dog to learn its name, after all. That’s why two-syllable dog names like Bailey and Buddy are so popular.
These monikers are easy to remember. They have Himalayan vibes or sound like furry, yeti-like creatures.
|Akar||A Hindu boy’s name meaning ”shape” or ”form”.|
|Amrita||A Sanskrit female name. Means ”immortal”.|
|Champo||”He who is friendly” (Tibetan)|
|Chewie||A nickname for Chewbacca, the furry, tall Wookiee in Star Wars.|
|Chodrak||A Tibetan boy’s name that means ”Dharma sower”.|
|Ewok||Ewoks are furry, teddy bear-like creatures from the Star Wars universe.|
|Jaya||A Hindi girl’s name that means ”victory”.|
|Karma||Means ”fate” (Sanskrit origin).|
|Maya||A female name meaning ”illusion” in Sanskrit.|
|Norbu||A Tibetan male name that means ”jewel”.|
|Ranga||An Indian boy’s name meaning ”name of Lord Vishnu”.|
|Rinzen||A Buddhist girl’s name. Means ”the holder of the intellect”.|
|Tashi||A Tibetan unisex name meaning ”good fortune”.|
|Tenzin||A Tibetan unisex name that means ”holder of the Buddha Dharma”.|
|Wookiee||Wookiees are tall and furry humanoids in the Star Wars universe. They look quite a bit like yetis!|
|Yeshe||A Tibetan unisex name meaning ”wisdom”.|
Famous yeti names
These memorable yetis are famous from movies, TV, and video games:
|Abominable Snowman||A character in the Disney-Pixar animated film Monsters, Inc. He’s also known as the Adorable Snowman.|
|Bentley||A playable yeti character in the video game Spyro: Year of the Dragon.|
|Bumble||The Abominable Snowmonster of the North, a.k.a. Bumble, appeared in the 1964 Christmas special Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.|
|Everest||A baby yeti in the DreamWorks animated film Abominable.|
|Frostbite||A yeti ghost in Danny Phantom.|
|Hugo the Abominable Snowman||A cartoon character in the Looney Tunes.|
|Migo||The protagonist in the animated film Smallfoot.|
|Nunu||A yeti character in the video game League of Legends.|
|Skips||An immortal yeti in the cartoon series Regular Show.|
|Umaro||A playable character in the video game Final Fantasy VI.|
|Yook||Yooks are a race of yeti-like creatures in The Legend of Zelda: Phantom Hourglass.|
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