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101 Female Chihuahua Names + Meanings

Written by: Arlene D.
| Published on June 17, 2023

Choosing the perfect name for your new Chihuahua is a delightful challenge. These tiny dogs, the smallest of all breeds, are bursting with personality and deserve a name to match. As you peruse this carefully curated list of 101 female Chihuahua names, think about your pup’s unique character and what sort of moniker would best represent her. Each name includes a short explanation to assist you in your decision-making process. This list features both popular names and some original ideas inspired by the breed’s distinct traits.

101 Girl Chihuahua Name Ideas with Meanings

Looking for boy Chihuahua names? Go here.

  1. Abby – A classic name, ideal for a lovable, easygoing Chihuahua. It’s simple, sweet, and easy to call out.
  2. Abigail – A Hebrew name meaning ‘father’s joy’, a good fit for a Chihuahua who is the apple of your eye.
  3. Aster – Named after the star-shaped flower, for a Chihuahua who shines in your life.
  4. Adelita – Spanish for noble, fitting for a Chihuahua with a proud and noble personality.
  5. Amaris – Meaning “child of the moon” in Old Irish, a mystical name for a Chihuahua with a dreamy nature.
  6. Amethyst – Named after the purple gemstone, suitable for a Chihuahua with a royal and majestic presence.
  7. Amor – Spanish for love, because your little Chihuahua fills your heart with it every day.
  8. Angel – For a Chihuahua who is just a little piece of heaven on earth.
  9. Anita – Spanish diminutive of Anna, for a graceful and charming Chihuahua.
  10. Aria – For music lovers, this Italian name means ‘air’ and is often used to denote a solo in an opera.
  11. Ariel – A magical name from the popular Disney movie, The Little Mermaid. It’s a fun option for a Chihuahua with a mischievous nature.
  12. Azure – French for ‘sky-blue’, this name could fit a Chihuahua with bright blue eyes or a dreamy demeanor.
  13. Bambi – After the adorable Disney deer, great for a shy, sweet-natured Chihuahua.
  14. Blanca – Spanish for ‘white’, a great name for a Chihuahua with a white coat.
  15. Bella – An ever-popular dog name meaning beautiful in Italian, perfect for your lovely Chihuahua.
  16. Bonita – Spanish for pretty, and what Chihuahua isn’t pretty?
  17. Brisa – Spanish for breeze, ideal for a Chihuahua with a breezy and carefree spirit.
  18. Buttercup – A delicate, sweet-sounding name for a Chihuahua who brings sunshine into your life.
  19. Camilla – A sophisticated Latin name for a classy Chihuahua.
  20. Canela – Spanish for cinnamon, perfect for a reddish-brown Chihuahua.
  21. Candy – A sweet name for a Chihuahua who’s just as sweet as candy.
  22. Celeste – Latin for ‘heavenly’, for a Chihuahua who is absolutely divine.
  23. Chica – Spanish for girl, a simple and cute name for your female Chihuahua.
  24. Chiquita – Meaning little one in Spanish, an obvious choice for a tiny Chihuahua.
  25. Chispa – In Spanish, this means spark, just right for a dog with a sparkling personality.
  26. Coco – A cute, playful name inspired by the popular animated film Coco.
  27. Daisy – A popular dog name that’s perfect for a cheerful and sunny Chihuahua.
  28. Delilah – A Hebrew name meaning ‘delicate’, a great fit for a delicate and precious Chihuahua.
  29. Dolce – Italian for sweet, fitting for a sweet-tempered Chihuahua.
  30. Dora – Short for adorable, and a nod to the intrepid character Dora the Explorer.
  31. Elsa – After the popular character from Disney’s Frozen, perfect for a dog with a cool temperament.
  32. Esmeralda – Spanish for emerald, for a Chihuahua who is a gem in your life.
  33. Estrella – Spanish for star, because your Chihuahua shines the brightest.
  34. Eva – Hebrew for life, this name is for a Chihuahua full of life and spirit.
  35. Faith – A strong and enduring name for a Chihuahua who gives you strength and positivity.
  36. Fiesta – Spanish for party, a great name for a lively and energetic Chihuahua.
  37. Flora – Latin for flower, a lovely name for a blooming beauty.
  38. Frida – After the famous Mexican painter Frida Kahlo, perfect for a Chihuahua with a bold personality.
  39. Gigi – French for “earth worker,” a suitable name for a busy and active Chihuahua.
  40. Ginger – Ideal for a reddish-brown Chihuahua with a spicy temperament.
  41. Gracie – A popular dog name meaning grace, fitting for an elegant Chihuahua.
  42. Harper – For a Chihuahua with a musical personality, this name means “harp player.”
  43. Honey – A sweet name for a sweet-natured and honey-colored Chihuahua.
  44. Isabella – Spanish variation of Elizabeth, meaning “pledged to God.” It’s royal and elegant.
  45. Ivy – An elegant name for a Chihuahua who is always growing and exploring.
  46. Jade – For a Chihuahua who is precious and strong, like the green gemstone.
  47. Jasmine – Named after the sweet-smelling flower, for a Chihuahua that’s always refreshing.
  48. Jewel – For a Chihuahua who is a precious gem in your life.
  49. Joy – Perfect for a Chihuahua who brings joy into your life every day.
  50. Juliet – After the Shakespearean heroine, for a Chihuahua with a dramatic personality.
  51. Kiki – An upbeat name that’s perfect for a perky and spirited Chihuahua.
  52. Lacey – English in origin, this name suggests delicacy and refinement.
  53. Lady – Classic and elegant, a popular choice for a sophisticated Chihuahua.
  54. Lola – Spanish for sorrows, but often associated with a lively and vibrant personality.
  55. Lucia – Latin for light, suitable for a Chihuahua who lights up your life.
  56. Luna – Latin for moon, an excellent name for a Chihuahua with a serene demeanor.
  57. Madison – A trendy name meaning “son of Maud,” but popular for girl dogs too.
  58. Maggie – A popular dog name that’s short for Margaret, meaning “pearl.”
  59. Mariah – After the famous pop singer, for a Chihuahua with a bold and diva-like personality.
  60. Mariposa – Spanish for butterfly, ideal for a Chihuahua with a light and beautiful spirit.
  61. Mia – Italian for mine, as your Chihuahua is a beloved part of your family.
  62. Minnie – A diminutive name inspired by the small but mighty Minnie Mouse.
  63. Molly – A classic dog name meaning “star of the sea,” fitting for a Chihuahua who shines.
  64. Nina – Spanish for little girl, a cute name for a petite Chihuahua.
  65. Nugget – An endearing term for a small piece of gold, perfect for a tiny and valuable Chihuahua.
  66. Olivia – Latin for olive, this name represents peace and fruitfulness.
  67. Paz – Spanish for peace, perfect for a peaceful and calm Chihuahua.
  68. Pebbles – Just right for a small and precious Chihuahua.
  69. Penelope – Greek for weaver, suitable for a Chihuahua who weaves her way into everyone’s hearts.
  70. Piper – Ideal for a Chihuahua who loves to make her voice heard.
  71. Pixie – A magical name for a small and enchanting Chihuahua.
  72. Poppy – Named after the vibrant flower, for a lively and cheerful Chihuahua.
  73. Princess – For a Chihuahua who deserves to be treated like royalty.
  74. Pumpkin – A sweet and adorable name for a Chihuahua with an orange hue.
  75. Rosita – Spanish diminutive of Rosa, for a Chihuahua as delicate as a rose.
  76. Roxy – Derived from Roxanne, meaning dawn. For a Chihuahua who brings a fresh start every day.
  77. Ruby – For a Chihuahua who is as precious and cherished as a ruby.
  78. Sadie – A popular name meaning “princess,” for your little royal Chihuahua.
  79. Salsa – A spicy name for a Chihuahua with a lively and fiery personality.
  80. Sandy – Ideal for a Chihuahua with a sandy or tan coat.
  81. Sapphire – For a Chihuahua who is as precious as a gemstone.
  82. Sofia – Greek for wisdom, suitable for a smart and intuitive Chihuahua.
  83. Stella – Latin for star, an excellent name for a Chihuahua who shines brightly.
  84. Sugar – A sweet name for an equally sweet Chihuahua.
  85. Taco – A fun and playful name inspired by the popular Mexican dish.
  86. Tia – Spanish for aunt, a cute name for a Chihuahua with a nurturing spirit.
  87. Tiny – A straightforward but fitting name for a small Chihuahua.
  88. Trixie – A fun name for a Chihuahua with a playful and mischievous nature.
  89. Twinkle – Perfect for a Chihuahua who lights up your life.
  90. Violet – Named after the delicate flower, suitable for a sweet and gentle Chihuahua.
  91. Willow – For a Chihuahua who is slender and graceful as a willow tree.
  92. Winnie – After Winnie the Pooh, a wonderful name for a friendly and lovable Chihuahua.
  93. Xena – After the Warrior Princess, a strong name for a Chihuahua with a bold personality.
  94. Yara – Native American name for “the butterfly,” great for a delicate and beautiful Chihuahua.
  95. Yasmin – Persian for ‘jasmine’, this is a beautiful name for a fragrant and lovely Chihuahua.
  96. Yesenia – A name of Spanish origin meaning “flower,” fitting for a blooming beauty.
  97. Zara – Hebrew for a princess, because every Chihuahua is a princess in her own right.
  98. Zelda – A name of German origin meaning “gray battle maid,” suitable for a courageous Chihuahua.
  99. Zinnia – Named after the bright and colorful flower, for a vibrant and cheerful Chihuahua.
  100. Zoey – Greek for “life,” a perfect name for a Chihuahua full of life.
  101. Zuzu – A cute, catchy name for a lively and energetic Chihuahua.

Choosing the perfect name for your Chihuahua should be a joyous process. Each name has its own charm and essence, and your intuition will guide you to the one that fits your furry friend the best. Embrace their personality, their looks, and the unique bond you share with them when deciding. Remember, the name you choose will accompany all the beautiful memories you create together. Happy naming!

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