Maltese Dog Names

Maltese dogs are cute little bundles of white fur. They’re sweet, affectionate, and make great companions. Have you thought of a fitting name for your little critter? Certain breeds have certain characteristics, and Maltese are incredibly distinct dogs with interesting personalities. We hope you find a fitting name for your new pup in this range of lists, but if you don’t, Fido always works!


Popular Maltese names
Studies show that the following three names are among the most popular to name a Maltese. Follow the crowd and pick one of them!

  • Abby
  • Itsy
  • Sparkle

Creative Maltese names
If you’re looking for something a little more creative or unique, one of the following names might be for you.

  • Bounce
  • Crouton
  • Putt-Putt

White-inspired Maltese names
Maltese are covered with white fur. Take inspiration from these fitting names and name your pup after the way they look.

  • Cloud
  • Ivory
  • Paloma
  • Egg