Male Dog Names - French and Italian
Andre - French - Masculine.
Androcles - A legendary Roman slave who ran away from his master. He came across a lion suffering with a thorn in his paw. Androcles pulled the thorn from the lion's paw. He later faced the same lion in the Roman Arena and the lion spared his life.
Aubrey - French - Fair leader.
Augustus - The 1st emperor of Rome. He was the grandnephew of Julius Caesar.
Bailey - French - A bailiff or steward.
Bambino - An Italian child.
Beau - French - A very handsome man. All the girl dogs think he's hot.
Beaufort - French - A beautiful fortress. A fantastic name for the pure-bred guard dog.
Beaumont - French - A beautiful mountain. A wonderful name for any pure-bred large dog.
Bellamy - French - Your pretty friend.
Bravo - "I deserve praise all the time."
Byron - French - From the country.
Caesar - The title of the Roman emperors from Augustus to Hadrian.
Caligula - The mad Roman emperor who claimed to be all gods at once.
Caruso - "My canine operatic abilities are legendary."
Casanova - This boy dog has a girlfriend on every block.
Chase - French - A hunter. This dog is always on the trail of something.
Cicero - A famous Roman statesman and orator who lived from 106 - 43 B.C.
Columbus - "I like to discover things that are already discovered."
Cordell - French - A professional rope maker.
Curtis - French - Respect. This male dog has the best manners you've ever seen in a canine.
Dante - A great Italian poet of the Middle Ages. He wrote the "Divine Comedy."
DaVinci - A great artist of the Italian Renaissance. The Mona Lisa was one of his most famous paintings.
Elroy - French - The king. This canine demands the royal treatment.
Fabron - French - A blacksmith's apprentice.
Fiorello - Italian - Little flower. A great name for any toy-breed of dog.
Gage - French - A pledge. This puppy shows a lot of promise.
Galileo - This boy dog loves to gaze at a starry sky.
Garner - French - Guardian. An excellent name for your guard dog.
Gaylord - French - A merry lord. This boy dog is both dominant and happy.
Giles - French - Young.
Gladiator - "I'll go paw to paw with any creature."
Guido - This boy dog loves singing operas in the rain.
Guy - French - A fighter.
Hadrian - The Roman emperor who built the famous wall in northern Britain.
Jacques - Jacques Cousteau was a legendary, undersea French filmmaker.
Jules - French - Young. You hope this puppy never grows up.
Julian - The last Roman emperor to persecute the Christians.
Julius - A youthful man with a downy-beard.
Lafayette - A French military leader who came to America and became a major general in the American army.
Lares - The spirits that guard the household, according to the ancient Romans.
Leon - French - Resembles a lion. A great name for your Pomeranian or Chow-Chow.
Leroy - French - The King. This male dog rules with an iron paw.
Lorenzo - Italian - Crowned with laurels.
Louis - French - Great warrior. This male dog will defend you at all costs.
Luciano - Italian - Light bringer.
Luigi - Italian - Famous warrior.
Lyle - French - From the island.
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Machiavelli - The famous Italian politician. He advocated dark and crafty means for maintaining and keeping power.
Macy - French - One who comes from Matthew's estate.
Marco - Italian - A warrior.
Mason - French - A person who works with stones.
Merrill - French - A little leader. A good name for any small breed of dog.
Napoleon - "I'm the little emperor of this household."
Nero - "My full name is Nero Claudius Caesar Drusus Germanicus."
Neville - French - One who comes from the new town.
Noble - French - A famous person who shows high morals.
Noel - French - A Christmas carol. A great name for the dog that you adopt during the holidays.
Octavian - He became the first Roman emperor and was then called Augustus.
Olivier - French - Olive tree.
Orville - French - A resident of the golden village.
Ovid - A famous Roman poet.
Page - French - The youthful aide. This boy dog that is eager to help out in any way that he can.
Paladin - The name for an officer of Charlemagne's Palace.
Panache - "I've got dog class and I've got dog style."
Pantheon - A Roman temple built to honor all the gods.
Papa - "You can always tell me your problems."
Parnell - French - Little Peter.
Pascal - Italian - One who is born on Easter. A great name for the boy dog that you adopt during the Paschal season.
Percival or Percy - French - One who pierces the valley.
Pierre - French - Rock.
Porter - French - One who guards the gate. An excellent name for any guard dog.
Primo - Italian - Of the best quality. An excellent name for any pure-bred dog.
Quennel - French - Lives near the small oak tree.
Quincy - French - The 5th son's estate.
Raoul - French - Wolf counsel.
Remus - He and his twin brother Romulus were the legendary founders of Rome.
Rocky, Rocco - The Italian stallion. Who needs brains with all those muscles?
Roman - "I'd probably look pretty good in a toga."
Romulus - He and his twin brother Remus were the legendary founders of Rome.
Russel - French - Red.
Saber - French - A sword. This boy dog can really cut to the chase.
Santo - Italian - Holy.
Saracen - A name used for the invading Moslems in the middle-ages.
Sargent - French - Law enforcement agent. An excellent name for any guard dog.
Saville - French - One who dwells on the willow estate.
Scipio - A branch of the prominent Roman family - the Cornelii.
Seymour - French - From St. Maur.
Sidney - French - From St. Denis.
Sinclair - French - From St. Clair.
Stanislas - French - Glorious one.
Tacitus - This Roman is considered one of the greatest historians who ever lived.
Trajan - A Roman emperor who was born in Spain and expanded the Empire.
Vachel - French - A small cow.
Vallis - French - A Welshman.
Varden - French - One who comes from the green hill.
Verdi - A famous Italian opera composer.
Verrill - French - The true one. This boy dog is all about trust.
Vespasian - The Roman emperor who built the Colosseum.
Wyatt - French - A great name for any small breed of dog.
Yves - French - An archer.