Male Hamster Names

Choosing a name for a new pet can be hard, especially if you are getting a hamster. First, you need to decide what kind of hamster you are getting. Then, you will need to look at the personality of the hamster and choose a name that fits the personality appropriately.

This is your opportunity to let the creativity flow, and make sure your new hamster will know he’s loved. So whether you’re looking for an exotic name for your furry friend or a name that’s more traditional, you can find plenty of great ideas for hamster boy names here. (If you want a female hamster name, check out our list of girl hamster names.)

Hope you will enjoy our list of the most popular male hamster names!

Male Hamster Names

Popular Male Hamster Names

  • Charlie – German: “strong”
  • Jack – form of John: “God is Gracious”
  • Alex – form of Alexander: “defending men”
  • Alfie – diminutive of Alfred; English: “wise counselor”
  • Homer – Greek: “security, pledge”; short for homerun
  • Bandit – a robber; part of a marauding band
  • Flash – a brief, sudden burst of life; fast mover
  • Zack – short for Zachary or Zachariah; Old Testament: “the Lord recalled”
  • Zippy – lively, peppy, fast
  • Wheeler – a hamster who likes to spin in his wheel

Famous Male Hamster Names

  • “Abrahamster” (Abraham) Lincoln
  • Lionel “Hampster” (Hampton) – famous American jazz musician
  • M.C. “Hamster” (Hammer) – American rapper, dancer, and record producer
  • “Hambo” (Rambo) – action movie series and character played by Sylvester Stallone
  • HamiltonAlexander Hamilton: one of the Founding Fathers of U.S.
  • Houdini – famous magician, Harry Houdini
  • HagridRubeus Hagrid: Harry Potter character who is half human, half giant
  • Hannibal – (Hannibal Lecter) – character who is a psychologist turned serial killer and cannibal
  • Hercules – mythological character famous for strength and adventures
  • Hamlet – title character of Shakespearean tragedy: Hamlet

Funny Male Hamster Names

  • Cheeky – impudent; rude; a hamster’s stuffed cheeks
  • Chomper – one who munches and gnaws at food
  • Furball – a furry pet animal; hairball
  • Hamsta – pun on hamster
  • Hamstring – tendons that bind the ham of the knee; to thwart
  • Churro – Spanish or Portuguese fried dough
  • Bazooka Joe – comic book character; Bazooka bubble gum
  • Pipsqueak – someone considered small or insignificant; a hamster’s squeak
  • Hamburger – a pun on hamster and hamburger
  • Fluffernutter – a peanut butter and marshmallow sandwich

Nerdy Male Hamster Names

  • Dilbert – nerdy comic strip character and television show
  • Reboot – to restart a computer system
  • Gizmo – a gadget, especially when one does not remember its name
  • DexterDexter’s Lab – animated television series following Dexter – a boy genius and inventor
  • Avatar – moving image or graphic representing someone’s identity on the internet
  • EinsteinAlbert Einstein: one of greatest physicists; developed theory of relativity
  • Google – multinational technology company; search engine
  • Dwight Schrute – nerdy character of The Office television show
  • Clark KentSuperman’s alter-ego who is a nerdy newspaper reporter
  • MatrixThe Matrix – sci-fi action film, television series, and video games

Cool Male Hamster Names

  • Hipster – subculture of an authentic, unique style
  • Cowboy – one who herds and tends cattle on a ranch
  • Chance – absence of any cause of events that can be predicted; random
  • Harley – famous motorcycle manufacturer, Harley-Davidson
  • Domino – a flat rectangular block with dots used in various games
  • Blackjack – card game, a.k.a. twenty-one; a weapon
  • Echo – repetition of sound caused by reflecting sound waves
  • Havoc – great destruction or damage
  • Hip-Hop – rap music, break dancing, and graffiti art
  • Jazz – music originating in New Orleans in early 20th century

Unique and Exotic Male Hamster Names

  • Jack”hamster” (jackhammer) – a portable drill
  • Sledge”hamster” (sledgehammer) – a large heavy hammer wielded with both hands
  • Jakari – benevolent soldier
  • Groove – an established routine or pattern
  • Anakin – Anakin Skywalker of Star Wars
  • Atticus – Atticus Finch: famous character of To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
  • Sherlock – Sherlock Holmes: fictional private detective created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Diablo – Spanish: devil
  • Frasier – famous character from TV shows, Cheers and Frasier
  • Knuckles – finger joints; fist

Boy Hamster Names From A To Z

In this full list we round up 1025 male names for hamsters.

Male Hamster Names Starting with A

We here list 71 boy names for hamsters starting with a.

  • Aaron
  • Abel
  • Abraham
  • Abrahamster
  • Abram
  • Abrico
  • Ace
  • Acey
  • Adam
  • Adan
  • Addison
  • Adoc
  • Adonis
  • Adrasta
  • Adrian
  • Adriel
  • Agamemnon
  • Aggy
  • Aidan
  • Aiden
  • AJ
  • Alan
  • Albert
  • Alejandro
  • Alex
  • Alexander
  • Alexi
  • Alexis
  • Alfie
  • Ali
  • Ali Baba
  • Alijah
  • Allen
  • Alonzo
  • Amari
  • Amir
  • Amos
  • Anderson
  • Andre
  • Andres
  • Andrew
  • Andy
  • Angel
  • Angelo
  • Anthony
  • Antonio
  • Anxious
  • Apollo
  • Archer
  • Archie
  • Argola
  • Ari
  • Arjun
  • Arlo
  • Armani
  • Arnie
  • Arnold
  • Arrow
  • Arthur
  • Ash
  • Asher
  • Ashton
  • Atlas
  • Atticus
  • August
  • Augustus
  • Austin
  • Avery
  • Axe
  • Axel
  • Ayden

Male Hamster Names Starting with B

We here list 79 boy names for hamsters starting with b.

  • Baker
  • Bandit
  • Bane
  • BaoBei
  • Barley
  • Barney
  • Barrett
  • Bartholomew
  • Bashful
  • Baxter
  • Bazal
  • Bear
  • Beast
  • Beastie
  • Beau
  • Beckett
  • Beckham
  • Beefcakes
  • Beeker
  • Benjamin
  • Bennett
  • Benson
  • Bentley
  • Bernard
  • Bibbles
  • Bigon
  • Billabong
  • Billy
  • Billy Bob
  • Biscuit
  • Blake
  • Blitz
  • Block
  • Blondie
  • Blue
  • Bobby
  • Bodhi
  • Bond
  • Boo Bear
  • Boo Berry
  • Boots
  • Boress
  • Boris
  • Boss
  • Bowen
  • Bradley
  • Brady
  • Bram
  • Brandon
  • Brantley
  • Brax
  • Braxton
  • Brayden
  • Brendan
  • Brian
  • Brick
  • Brody
  • Bronze
  • Brooks
  • Brown
  • Brownie
  • Bruce
  • Bruno
  • Brutus
  • Bryan
  • Bryce
  • Bryson
  • Bubba
  • Bubbles
  • Buckskin
  • Buckwheat
  • Buddha
  • Buddy
  • Budweiser
  • Bunny
  • Buster
  • Butter
  • Butterscotch
  • Buzz

Male Hamster Names Starting with C

We here list 92 boy names for hamsters starting with c.

  • Cade
  • Caden
  • Caesar
  • Caiden
  • Cairo
  • Caleb
  • Callum
  • Calvin
  • Camden
  • Cameron
  • Canterbury
  • Cappu
  • Cappuccino
  • Captain
  • Captain Hook
  • Carlos
  • Carrots
  • Carson
  • Carter
  • Cash
  • Cayden
  • Cesar
  • Chadwick
  • Chalk
  • Chance
  • Charles
  • Charlie
  • Charmin
  • Charming
  • Chase
  • Cheech
  • Cheeks
  • Cheerio
  • Chester
  • Chewy
  • Cheyanne
  • Chico
  • Chili
  • Chino
  • Chip
  • Chocolate
  • Chocolate Chip
  • Chomper
  • Chong
  • Chongo
  • Chopper
  • Chris
  • Christian
  • Christopher
  • Chubby
  • Chuck
  • Chuckles
  • Chumlee
  • Churro
  • Cinnamon
  • Cirrus
  • Clark
  • Clayton
  • Cleo
  • Cletis
  • Cloe
  • Cloud
  • Coco Nose
  • Cocoa
  • Cody
  • Cohen
  • Cole
  • Colin
  • Collin
  • Colson
  • Colt
  • Colton
  • Conan
  • Conner
  • Connor
  • Conor
  • Cooper
  • Copper
  • Corbin
  • Corey
  • Corn
  • Cosmo
  • Cotton
  • Crew
  • Cristian
  • Cruz
  • Cuddles
  • Cupcake
  • Cuppa
  • Curd
  • Custard
  • Cyrus

Male Hamster Names Starting with D

We here list 53 boy names for hamsters starting with d.

  • Dakki
  • Dakota
  • Dallas
  • Dalton
  • Damian
  • Damien
  • Damon
  • Dan Dan
  • Daniel
  • Danny
  • Dante
  • Dash
  • Dave
  • David
  • Dawson
  • Dax
  • Daxton
  • Dean
  • Declan
  • Demetrius
  • Deo
  • Derek
  • Derrick
  • Desmond
  • Devin
  • Dexter
  • Diego
  • Diesel
  • Dinky
  • Dion
  • Disco
  • Ditto
  • DJ
  • Doc
  • Dominic
  • Dominick
  • Domino
  • Donovan
  • Doodle
  • Doodles
  • Dopey
  • Dorito
  • Dots
  • Doughnut
  • Dragon
  • Drake
  • Dread
  • Dream
  • Duke
  • Duncan
  • Duo
  • Dusty
  • Dylan

Male Hamster Names Starting with E

We here list 39 boy names for hamsters starting with e.

  • Easton
  • Echo
  • Eddie
  • Eden
  • Edgar
  • Eduardo
  • Edward
  • Edwin
  • Eggroll
  • Einstein
  • Elephant
  • Eli
  • Elian
  • Elias
  • Elijah
  • Elliot
  • Elliott
  • Ellis
  • Elmo
  • Elvis
  • Emanuel
  • Emerson
  • Emiliano
  • Emilio
  • Emmanuel
  • Emmett
  • Emmitt
  • Enrique
  • Enzo
  • Eric
  • Erick
  • Erik
  • Esteban
  • Ethan
  • Evan
  • Everett
  • Ezekiel
  • Ezequiel
  • Ezra

Male Hamster Names Starting with F

We here list 42 boy names for hamsters starting with f.

  • Fabian
  • Fang
  • Fany
  • Fawn
  • Felipe
  • Felix
  • Fenton
  • Fernando
  • Fidget
  • Finley
  • Finn
  • Finnegan
  • Flame
  • Flash
  • Flicker
  • Flipper
  • Floyd
  • Flubber
  • Fluffanutter
  • Fluffball
  • Fluffenuget
  • Fluffy
  • Fly
  • Foo Foo
  • Foodstuff
  • Forrest
  • Fortner
  • Francis
  • Francisco
  • Frank
  • Franklin
  • Fred
  • Freddy
  • Frederick
  • Friday
  • Frisky
  • Frodo
  • Fry
  • Fudge
  • Fufu
  • Furby
  • Fuzzy

Male Hamster Names Starting with G

We here list 40 boy names for hamsters starting with g.

  • Gabriel
  • Gael
  • Gage
  • Galileo
  • Games
  • Garfield
  • Garrett
  • Gary
  • Gavin
  • George
  • Gianni
  • Giant
  • Gideon
  • Giggles
  • Gin
  • Ginger
  • Gino
  • Giovanni
  • Gizmo
  • Glass
  • Gnasher
  • Goldie
  • Gomez
  • Gonzales
  • Googles
  • Grady
  • Graham
  • Grant
  • Gray
  • Grayson
  • Gregory
  • Greyson
  • Griffin
  • Grinch
  • Grumpy
  • Gummy
  • Gunnar
  • Gunner
  • Gus
  • Gus-Gus

Male Hamster Names Starting with H

We here list 46 boy names for hamsters starting with h.

  • Hado
  • Hairy
  • Ham Ham
  • Ham Solo
  • Hambert
  • Hambone
  • Hamburger
  • Hamham
  • Hamilton
  • Hamish
  • Hamlet
  • Hammie
  • Hammy
  • Hammy Potter
  • Hampa
  • Hampsta
  • Hampton
  • Hamsta
  • Hamsworth
  • Hank
  • Hankey
  • Happy
  • Hare
  • Harley
  • Harrison
  • Harry
  • Harvey
  • Hayden
  • Hayes
  • Hector
  • Hendrix
  • Henry
  • Hercules
  • Hippy
  • Hobart
  • Holden
  • Holt
  • Homer
  • Honey
  • Hooch
  • Hoppy
  • Houdini
  • Huck
  • Hudson
  • Hugo
  • Hunter

Male Hamster Names Starting with I

We here list 12 boy names for hamsters starting with i.

  • Ian
  • Ibrahim
  • Idaho
  • Iker
  • Irish
  • Isaac
  • Isaiah
  • Isaias
  • Ismael
  • Israel
  • Ivan
  • Izzy

Male Hamster Names Starting with J

We here list 62 boy names for hamsters starting with j.

  • Jace
  • Jack
  • Jackson
  • Jacob
  • Jaden
  • Jaiden
  • Jake
  • James
  • Jameson
  • Jamison
  • Jared
  • Jase
  • Jason
  • Jasper
  • Javier
  • Jaws
  • Jax
  • Jaxon
  • Jaxson
  • Jaxton
  • Jay
  • Jayce
  • Jayceon
  • Jayden
  • Jaylen
  • Jazz
  • Jeffery
  • Jeffrey
  • Jensen
  • Jeremiah
  • Jeremy
  • Jesse
  • Jesus
  • Jet
  • Jett
  • Jo Jo
  • Joaquin
  • Joel
  • John
  • Johnathan
  • Johnny
  • JoJo
  • Jonah
  • Jonas
  • Jonathan
  • Jordan
  • Jorge
  • Jose
  • Joseph
  • Joshua
  • Josiah
  • Josue
  • Juan
  • Judah
  • Jude
  • Juke Box
  • Jules
  • Julian
  • Julio
  • Julius
  • Junior
  • Justin

Male Hamster Names Starting with K

We here list 45 boy names for hamsters starting with k.

  • Kade
  • Kaden
  • Kai
  • Kaiden
  • Kairo
  • Kaison
  • Kale
  • Kaleb
  • Kamari
  • Kamden
  • Kameron
  • Kane
  • Karson
  • Karter
  • Kasen
  • Kash
  • Kashton
  • Kason
  • Kassidi
  • Kayden
  • Kayson
  • Keegan
  • Kendrick
  • Kenneth
  • Kevin
  • Khalil
  • Kian
  • Kieran
  • Killer
  • Killian
  • King
  • Kingston
  • Klaus
  • Knox
  • Knuckles
  • Kody
  • Kolton
  • Kroshka
  • Kujo
  • Kumquat
  • Kyle
  • Kyler
  • Kylo
  • Kyrie
  • Kyson

Male Hamster Names Starting with L

We here list 44 boy names for hamsters starting with l.

  • Landen
  • Landon
  • Lane
  • Larry
  • Lava
  • Lawson
  • Legend
  • Leland
  • Lemmy
  • Lemon
  • Lennox
  • Lenny
  • Leo
  • Leon
  • Leonardo
  • Leonel
  • Leonidas
  • Levi
  • Liam
  • Licorice
  • Lincoln
  • Linnea
  • Lion
  • Liquorice
  • Little Dude
  • Little One
  • Lloyd
  • Logan
  • Lord
  • Lorenzo
  • Louis
  • Lovebug
  • Luca
  • Lucas
  • Luciano
  • Lucius
  • Lucky
  • Lugs
  • Luis
  • Luka
  • Lukas
  • Luke
  • Lux
  • Lycan

Male Hamster Names Starting with M

We here list 72 boy names for hamsters starting with m.

  • Madden
  • Maddox
  • Magma
  • Major
  • Malachi
  • Malakai
  • Malcolm
  • Malik
  • Mango
  • Manuel
  • Mao
  • Marco
  • Marcos
  • Marcus
  • Mario
  • Mark
  • Marshall
  • Marshmallow
  • Martin
  • Marv
  • Marvin
  • Mason
  • Mateo
  • Mathias
  • Matias
  • Matteo
  • Matthew
  • Matthias
  • Maverick
  • Max
  • Maximilian
  • Maximiliano
  • Maximus
  • Maxwell
  • Maxy
  • MC Hamster
  • Mclaren
  • Mead
  • Memphis
  • Mesina
  • Messiah
  • Micah
  • Michael
  • Mickey
  • Midnight
  • Midori
  • Miguel
  • Milan
  • Miles
  • Milky Way
  • Milo
  • Mishka
  • Mississippi
  • Mist
  • MoBo
  • Mocha
  • Mohamed
  • Moises
  • Moley
  • Morgan
  • Moss
  • Motley
  • Mouse
  • Mr. Magoo
  • Mr. Ted-Ted
  • Mr. Whiskas
  • Muffin
  • Muffy
  • Mugs
  • Muhammad
  • Mushu
  • Myles

Male Hamster Names Starting with N

We here list 26 boy names for hamsters starting with n.

  • Nacho
  • Nala
  • Nanook
  • Napolean
  • Nash
  • Nasir
  • Nathan
  • Nathaniel
  • Nehemiah
  • Neo
  • Nibble
  • Nibbler
  • Nibbles
  • Nicholas
  • Nico
  • Nicolas
  • Niko
  • Ninja
  • Nipsey
  • Noah
  • Noel
  • Nolan
  • Noodle
  • Nugget
  • Nutmeg
  • Nutterbutter

Male Hamster Names Starting with O

We here list 13 boy names for hamsters starting with o.

  • Oakley
  • Odies
  • Odin
  • Oliver
  • Omar
  • Omari
  • Onyx
  • Oreo
  • Orion
  • Orlando
  • Oscar
  • Otto
  • Owen

Male Hamster Names Starting with P

We here list 58 boy names for hamsters starting with p.

  • P-nut
  • Pablo
  • Pacey
  • Palicki
  • Pancake
  • Paprika
  • Parker
  • Pashmina
  • Patch
  • Patrick
  • Paul
  • Paul Bunyan
  • Paulie
  • Paws
  • Pax
  • Paxton
  • Peaches
  • Peanut
  • Pearl
  • Pebbles
  • Pedro
  • Pee-wee
  • Pepper
  • Pepperoni
  • Peppy
  • Pepsi
  • Perdy
  • Pernelle
  • Pete
  • Peter
  • Peyton
  • Philip
  • Phoenix
  • Pickle
  • Pierce
  • Pig Dog
  • Pike
  • Ping-Pong
  • Pip Squeak
  • Piping
  • Pippi
  • Pippilatus
  • Pippin
  • Pixie
  • Platinum
  • Poopsie
  • Popcorn
  • Poppet
  • Poptart
  • Porter
  • Precious
  • Preston
  • Prince
  • Princeton
  • Pugnacious
  • Pumpkin
  • Punkin
  • Python

Male Hamster Names Starting with Q

We here list 4 boy names for hamsters starting with q.

  • Q-Tip
  • Quicksilver
  • Quincy
  • Quinn

Male Hamster Names Starting with R

We here list 45 boy names for hamsters starting with r.

  • Racer
  • Rafael
  • Raiden
  • Rambo
  • Ranger
  • Ravi
  • Raymond
  • Reed
  • Reid
  • Remington
  • Remy
  • Rex
  • Rhett
  • Rhino
  • Rhys
  • Ricardo
  • Richard
  • Ricky
  • Riley
  • Rip
  • Ripley
  • River
  • Robert
  • Roberto
  • Rocco
  • Rocko
  • Rocky
  • Rolo
  • Roman
  • Romeo
  • Ronan
  • Ronin
  • Rory
  • Rowan
  • Royal
  • Royce
  • Ruben
  • Rufus
  • Rugrat
  • Russell
  • Rusty
  • Ryan
  • Ryder
  • Ryker
  • Rylan

Male Hamster Names Starting with S

We here list 96 boy names for hamsters starting with s.

  • Sage
  • Saint
  • Sammy
  • Samuel
  • Sandusky
  • Sandy
  • Santiago
  • Santino
  • Sawyer
  • Scabbers
  • Scaramouch
  • Scooby
  • Scotty
  • Scout
  • Scrabbles
  • Scratches
  • Scratchy
  • Scrubbie
  • Scrumpy
  • Scurry
  • Sean
  • Sebastian
  • Sebby
  • Sergio
  • Seth
  • Shaggy
  • Shane
  • Shanghai
  • Shawn
  • Sherbet
  • Shredder
  • Silas
  • Silver
  • Simon
  • Skip
  • Skipper
  • Skittles
  • Skyler
  • Slash
  • Slate
  • Sleepy
  • Small Fry
  • Smiley
  • Smirnoff
  • Smokey
  • Smoky
  • Smudge
  • Sneezy
  • Snezhana
  • Snezhok
  • Snickers
  • Snookums
  • Snoop
  • Snoopy
  • Snoozy
  • Snowball
  • Snowflake
  • Snowy
  • Snuggles
  • Solomon
  • Sonic
  • Soyuz
  • Spanky
  • Sparky
  • Spaz
  • Speedy
  • Spencer
  • Sphinx
  • Spiffy
  • Spike
  • Spot
  • Sprinkle
  • Spunky
  • Squeak
  • Squeaker
  • Squeek
  • Squidward
  • St. John
  • Stardust
  • Stephen
  • Sterling
  • Steven
  • Stevie
  • Stinky
  • Stitch
  • Storm
  • Stripe
  • Stuart
  • Stymie
  • Sugar
  • Sullivan
  • Sunny
  • Sunshine
  • Sweep
  • Swiper
  • Swirly

Male Hamster Names Starting with T

We here list 50 boy names for hamsters starting with t.

  • T-Bone
  • Taco
  • Tango
  • Tank
  • Tanner
  • Tate
  • Tater
  • Tatum
  • Taz
  • Teal
  • Teddy
  • Tedward
  • Theo
  • Theodore
  • Thiago
  • Thomas
  • Thor
  • Tickles
  • Tigger
  • Tike
  • Tiko
  • Timothy
  • Tiny
  • Titan
  • Titch
  • Titus
  • Tobias
  • Todrick
  • Toffee
  • Tojo
  • Tommy
  • Tookie
  • Totti
  • Travis
  • Treacle
  • Trevor
  • Tristan
  • Trogdor
  • Trooper
  • Troy
  • Truffles
  • Tucker
  • Tweak
  • Tweek
  • Twinkle
  • Twist
  • Twister
  • Twitch
  • Tyler
  • Tyson

Male Hamster Names Starting with U

We here list 2 boy names for hamsters starting with u.

  • Uriel
  • Uzi

Male Hamster Names Starting with V

We here list 7 boy names for hamsters starting with v.

  • Van
  • Victor
  • Vincent
  • Vinny
  • Vito
  • Vladimir
  • Vodka

Male Hamster Names Starting with W

We here list 27 boy names for hamsters starting with w.

  • Wade
  • Waffles
  • Walker
  • Walnut
  • Walter
  • Ward
  • Warren
  • Waxy
  • Waylon
  • Webb
  • Weetabix
  • Wesley
  • Weston
  • Wheat
  • Wheeler
  • Whipple
  • Whiskers
  • Whiskey
  • Whisky
  • Whiz
  • Wiggle
  • Wilder
  • Wiley
  • William
  • Winston
  • Wolf
  • Wyatt

This conclude our roundup list of popular names for male hamsters. If you still have problems picking a name you can try our pet name generator for hamster names. If you are looking for female names for hamsters you can check out our list here.