Bookworms who fancy nerdy dog names for their pooch, this one is for you. We’ve compiled a vast selection of names from popular novels, films, and pop culture personalities that should give your pup name a certain “oomph” you’re looking for.

Names such as Alfred, Albus, and Darwin easily spell out N-E-R-D-Y. But if you’re keener on nerdy female pooch names, good choices include Agnes, Dorothy, and Galadriel. Or, you may want to go for non-gender-specific names such as Alyx, Ash, and Cloud.

From A to Z, we’ve got your hunger for nerdy dog names covered. Browse through our long list and pick out the perfect name to give your cutest canine.

Nerdy Dog Names That Start With ‘A’

  • Abby
  • Adrian
  • Agnes
  • Ajax
  • Albert
  • Albus
  • Alfred
  • Alyx
  • Amy
  • Anakin
  • Apple
  • Aragorn
  • Archie
  • Aries
  • Arnold
  • Arthur
  • Arwen
  • Ash
  • Astrid
  • Aurora

Nerdy Dog Names That Start With ‘B’

  • Bandwidth
  • Barbara
  • Bella
  • Bethesda
  • Betty
  • Bilbo
  • Bill Gates
  • Binks
  • Boba Fett
  • Brainiac
  • Brienne
  • Bruce Wayne
  • Buffy
  • Bug
  • Byte

Nerdy Dog Names That Start With ‘C’

  • Calvin
  • Carlton
  • Carmen
  • Carol
  • Carter
  • Charles
  • Charlie Brown
  • Chewy
  • Chip
  • Clark Kent
  • Cloud
  • Coder
  • Cookie
  • Copernicus
  • Cora 
  • Coraline
  • Cullen

Nerdy Dog Names That Start With ‘D’

  • Darwin
  • Dash
  • Data
  • Dax
  • Desmond
  • Dexter
  • Dorothy
  • Dwight

Nerdy Dog Names That Start With ‘E’

  • Edison
  • Edith
  • Eevee
  • Effie
  • Einstein
  • Elrond
  • Ender
  • Esther
  • Eugene

Nerdy Dog Names That Start With ‘F’

  • Fibonacci
  • Finnegan
  • Finnick
  • Flora 
  • Fowler
  • Frodo

Nerdy Dog Names That Start With ‘G’

  • Galadriel
  • Galileo
  • Gandalf
  • Genius
  • Geordi
  • Gimli
  • Gizmo
  • Glitch
  • Gollum
  • Google
  • Green Arrow
  • Gretchen
  • Gretel

Nerdy Dog Names That Start With ‘H’

  • Hack
  • Hansel
  • Harold
  • Harvard
  • Harvey
  • Hawking
  • Hermes
  • Hermoine
  • Hobbes
  • Hobbit
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Nerdy Dog Names That Start With ‘I’

  • Irene
  • Isaac
  • Ivory
  • Ivy
  • Izzy

Nerdy Dog Names That Start With ‘J’

  • Jaja
  • Jedi
  • Jemma
  • Jimmy Neutron
  • Jorah
  • Josh
  • Josie

Nerdy Dog Names That Start With ‘K’

  • Kal-el
  • Katniss
  • Kaylee
  • Keiko
  • Kelvin
  • Kevin
  • Khaleesi
  • Kit

Nerdy Dog Names That Start With ‘L’

  • Leela
  • Legolas
  • Leia
  • Leonard
  • Linus
  • Lisa 
  • Lucas
  • Luigi

Nerdy Dog Names That Start With ‘M’

  • Malcolm
  • Mario
  • Matrix
  • McGee
  • Milton
  • Mogwai
  • Mordor

Nerdy Dog Names That Start With ‘N’

  • Nano
  • Newton
  • Neytiri
  • Nikola
  • Nova

Nerdy Dog Names That Start With ‘O’

  • Odyssey
  • Olive
  • Olivier 
  • Ophelia 
  • Orion

Nerdy Dog Names That Start With ‘P’

  • Pacman
  • Pascal
  • Paul
  • Pegg
  • Peggy
  • Persephone
  • Peter Parker 
  • Phil
  • Pikachu
  • Pippin
  • Pixel
  • Prancer

Nerdy Dog Names That Start With ‘Q’

  • Queen 
  • Queenie
  • Quill
  • Quincy
  • Quinn
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Nerdy Dog Names That Start With ‘R’

  • Ram
  • Rick
  • Ripley
  • River
  • Rory
  • Ross
  • Rowena
  • Rudolph
  • Runt

Nerdy Dog Names That Start With ‘S’

  • Sabrina 
  • Salem
  • Samwise
  • Sauron
  • Scooby
  • Sheldon
  • Silent Bob
  • Silicon
  • Siri
  • Skywalker 
  • Smart Alec
  • Smartypants
  • Smaug
  • Snoopy
  • Spacey
  • Spencer
  • Spock
  • Sputnik
  • Stan Lee
  • Stephen
  • Steve
  • Stewie
  • Susan

Nerdy Dog Names That Start With ‘T’

  • Tauriel
  • Tesla
  • The Brain
  • Thomas
  • Tobias
  • Tonks
  • Toto
  • Trillian
  • Turing
  • Typo

Nerdy Dog Names That Start With ‘U’

  • Ulysses
  • Underdog
  • Underfoot
  • Uri
  • Urkel

Nerdy Dog Names That Start With ‘V’

  • Valhalla
  • Valkyrie
  • Varric
  • Vector
  • Verdon

Nerdy Dog Names That Start With ‘W’

  • Wade
  • Wayne
  • Wesley
  • Wiki
  • Wiseguy 
  • Wozniak

Nerdy Dog Names That Start With ‘X’

  • Xanadu
  • Xander
  • Xanthos 
  • Xavier
  • Xena

Nerdy Dog Names That Start With ‘Y’

  • Yale
  • Yoda
  • Yodel
  • Yuli
  • Yves

Nerdy Dog Names That Start With ‘Z’

  • Zachariah
  • Zane
  • Zany
  • Zelda
  • Zero

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