White German Shepherd Dog Names

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Introduction

German Shepherd’s glamorous brother, the White German Shepherd is not only fabulous when it comes to looks, but quite striking in all other walks of (dog) life. Due to their sweet nature, White German Shepherds are not usually employed as police dogs (unlike their brown cousins) and are unjustifiably considered to be not as desirable in the true German Shepherd Lovers club. However, White Shepherds are kind, loyal, and highly intelligent, which makes them the perfect companion for an active person who just cannot resist their snowy white coat, playfulness, curiosity, and the elegance they carry within. 

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White German Shepherd Dog Name Considerations

Energetic and sweet, White German Shepherds deserve a name that will showcase their playful nature and the utter elegance they possess. Since they carry a royal-like poise you might consider a name such as Rex. Not only does it mean king, but there is also a famous White German Shepherd from the DC Universe that carries this name – Rex the Wonder Dog. Names that evocate the strong and active nature of a White Shepherd can be a good choice for your new pup, but if you’d rather accentuate their sweetness and social personality, you might opt for Riley, which signifies the independence and the outgoing traits they possess.

Whichever lane you decide to take, you have a unique opportunity to choose the perfect name for your lifelong companion. Whether you’d like to put an emphasis on your canine friend’s looks or their personality, take your time and get to know your puppy before you commit to a name. And even if you cannot commit to one, you can always pick a good sounding middle name for your new family member! Remix the whiteness of the Russian snow and royalty by naming your new pup Ivan the Snowy or be traditional with Catherine the Great for your majestic, beautiful princess!

Male White German Shepherd Dog Names

Votes Name Vote
7
Frost
An homage to your pup’s white coat
4
Ghost
Game of Thrones anyone?
3
Casper
A cute ghost cartoon character
2
Blaze
Latin origin, meaning flame; perfect for an energetic dog
1
Cotton
Honor the shiny white coat
0
Atlas
Atlas Mountains famous for their majestic snow tops
0
Wolfgang
“Rising wolf”, German origin
-1
Wit
White in Dutch
-1
Boogie
For a playful puppy who’s the life of the party
-2
Princeps
The first, the noblest and eminent; Latin origin
-3
Eira
Snow in Welsh
-3
Max
The greatest, Latin origin
-3
Flash
Bright light; energetic; Flash Gordon
-3
Augustus
Roman emperor Augustus; majestic
-3
Regulus
Prince in Latin
-3
Magnus
After Magnus IV Erikson, the King of Sweden and Norway
-3
Conrad
Proto-Germanic origin, meaning “bold”
-3
Vermeer
After Johannes Vermeer, Dutch painter
-3
Kodiak
A city in Alaska
-4
Halley
After Halley’s Comet which left a white trail
-4
Admiral
A royal military name for a loyal dog
-4
Olórin
Gandalf the White’s name in Quenya, an Elvish language
-4
Clarion
“Name of a King” coming from an Arthurian legend
-4
Rei
King in Catalan
-4
Mraz
Frost in Czech
-4
Alaric
Noble ruler, German name
-4
Alfred the Great
King of Wessex who battled the Vikings
-4
Winchester
An ancient capital of England
-4
Amin
Arabic name meaning faithful
-4
Æthelwulf
A ruler of West Saxons

Female White German Shepherd Dog Names

Votes Name Vote
8
Luna
Moon; often emitting a white glow
7
Misty
A playful name for a fun-loving princess
6
Bella
“Beautiful” in Italian
2
Yuki
“Snow” or “happiness” in Japanese
2
Lumi
“Snow” in Finnish
2
Trixie
Latin origin, meaning “bringer of joy”
1
Aurora
After Aurora Borealis, the Northern Lights
1
Bianca
White in Italian
1
Opal
Sanskrit origin, after the opal gemstone which often has an iridescent white color
0
Kaya
Japanese word for “pure”
-1
Zaria
Slavic goddess of beauty
-1
Ren
“White”, “clean”, “pure” in Swedish
-1
Freja
A Norse goddess of love, beauty, and fertility
-2
Hera
After a Greek goddess
-2
Rania
"Queen” in Sanskrit
-2
Dama
“Lady” in Serbian
-2
Aphrodite
Greek goddess of beauty and love
-3
Betty White
After a famous actress
-3
Amara
“Grace” in Igbo
-3
Theodora
Byzantine empress; meaning “gift of God”
-3
Lagertha
A legendary Viking shieldmaiden
-3
Wala
Aboriginal goddess of sun
-3
Albina
Russian name meaning “bright” or “white”
-3
Sanaa
“Art” in Swahili
-3
Calla
After the Calla Lily flower, famous for its elegant bell shape and white color
-3
Lúthien
The most beautiful Elf maiden from Tolkien’s universe
-3
Gala
Meaning “festive” or “playful”
-3
Lara
Greek origin, meaning “happy”
-3
Chiara
An Italian name, Latin origin; meaning “bright”, “clear”
-3
Hina
Japanese name meaning “day” or “light”

Community Dogs with White German Shepherd Names

Chompers
Female
White Shepherd
Mayo, FL
Personality
Lovable
Social
Swimmer
Rider

She chomped on everything as a puppy

Misty's name story for White German Shepherd Dog Names
Misty
Female
German Shepherd
Twin Falls, ID

Her coat was a pretty white misty looking coat

Ice's name story for White German Shepherd Dog Names
Ice
Female
German Shepherd
Twin Falls, ID

He was born during winter and he was born on ice

Eri
Female
German Shepherd
Ocala, FL
Personality
Curious

From lord of the Rings erwin

Jolene's name story for White German Shepherd Dog Names
Jolene
Female
Pit Bull
Chattanooga, TN
Personality
Hyper
Loving
Protective

By a Zach Brown Band song

Bindi's name story for White German Shepherd Dog Names
Bindi
Female
White Shepherd
Philadelphia, PA

We got her right after the Crocodile Hunter died

Cotton's name story for White German Shepherd Dog Names
Cotton
Male
White Shepherd
Irvine, KY
Personality
Nice

white