100+ Yorkie Names: Ideas for Sassy & Cute Dogs

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Yorkie puppy

Yorkshire Terriers are tiny, but don’t be fooled — these adorable dogs have big personalities. Affectionate, brave, and just a little bossy, these pups demand great names.

So how do you choose the best name for your Yorkie? We’re here to help with this list of female and male names for Yorkies. We’ve also listed cute names, names for Teacup Yorkies, and some of the most famous Yorkies of all time. Scroll down to find your Yorkie’s new name!

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Female Yorkie Names

  • Princess
  • Emerald
  • Belle
  • Sherry
  • Sharon
  • Peaches
  • Chardonnay
  • Sophie
  • Precious
  • Queen
  • Ellen
  • Scarlet
  • Gemma
  • Fanny
  • Leila
  • Ruby
  • Missy
  • Polly
  • Katie
  • Susan
  • Starla
  • Dory
  • Sammy
  • Jojo
  • Duchess
  • Bonnie
Yorkie
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Male Yorkie Names

  • Leo
  • Jogger
  • Chico
  • Chester
  • Prancer
  • Harry
  • Tito
  • King
  • Harold
  • Frankie
  • Oxford
  • Jamie
  • Benji
  • Thomas
  • Humphrey
  • Lucas
  • Archie
  • Mickey
  • Dylan
  • Axel
  • Admiral
  • Jacob
  • Franklin
  • Chip
  • Heathcliff
  • Edward
  • Max
  • Tracker
  • Jake
  • Buddy
Running Yorkie
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Cute Yorkie Names

  • Midnight
  • Pebbles
  • Starry
  • Slurp
  • Skittles
  • Beast
  • Spots
  • Cupcake
  • Sprinkles
  • Scooter
  • Peppermint
  • Nutmeg
  • Paisley
  • Scoop
  • Giant
  • Paws
  • Honey
  • Porkchop
  • Yoyo
  • Petal
  • Nacho
Teacup Yorkie
Teacup Yorkie | Image credit: Peakpx

Teacup Yorkie Names

  • Samson
  • Handful
  • Spoon
  • Tiny
  • Chai
  • Darjeeling
  • Saucer
  • Itsy
  • Chloe
  • Banjo
  • Minnie
  • Toto
  • Earl Grey
  • China
  • Bubba
  • Fork
Yorkshire Terrier
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Famous Yorkie Names

Mr. Famous

It might seem a little on the nose, but Audrey Hepburn’s Yorkshire terrier was named Mr. Famous. He even starred alongside her in films like Funny Face!

Pasha

Pasha lived in the White House with her famous owner, Richard Nixon’s daughter Tricia.

Cinderella

Paris Hilton’s spoiled Teacup Yorkie reportedly cost quite a bit of money — and is appropriately named Cinderella.

Poncho and Hoodie

Missy Elliot named her adorable Yorkshire Terriers Poncho and Hoodie.

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Finding the Right Name for Your Yorkie

Your pint-sized pups need names as sassy and adorable as they are. We hope this list helped you find the perfect name for your Yorkshire Terrier. Whether you choose a cute name, a famous namesake, or a name just right for Teacup Yorkies, you can’t go wrong.

Still looking? We’ve got plenty of other dog names:


Featured image credit: Eric Chan, Wikimedia