Cute Duck Name Ideas: 100 Best Cute Duck Names


Cute Name Ideas for Ducks

Ducks make great pets, and if you have recently brought home a new flock of ducklings, you may be researching name ideas for them. After all, once you have all of the necessities you need for them, coming up with a name will be your priority!  Are you looking for cute names to call your new pet ducks?

There is no shortage of adorable duck names, and below you will find 100 of the cutest names for your sweet new duckling (or ducklings). You will find cute duck names for male ducks, female ducks, cute Disney-inspired and food-inspired names, and even cute names for pairs (or sets) of ducks! Read on to find the perfect name for your adorable new duck. 

When looking for the perfect cute name for your duck, it is helpful to think about both your duck’s and your family’s personalities. An outgoing and friendly duck might be called Bubbles. If you have a Disney princess fan in the house, you might call your pair of female ducks Elsa and Anna. Of course, you can also look at the coloring and physical appearance of your duck to help guide your search as well – for example, Marshmallow might be a perfect name for your white duck.

11 Cute Duck Names for Male Ducks

Many of these cute names for male ducks are inspired by vintage boy’s names. Archie and Willard are both names of old that might be perfect for your adorable male duckling. 

  • Archie
  • Freddie
  • Oliver
  • Willard
  • Duncan
  • Sherman
  • Webster
  • Alfred
  • Bob
  • Ferdinand
  • Frankie

16 Cute Duck Names for Female Ducks

Like the cute names for male ducks, many of the names in the list below are old-fashioned and quaint. These names tend to be popular choices for farm animals in general, as you have likely heard of cows named Bessie or pigs named Mabel (or Charlotte?).

  • Lottie
  • Lola
  • Beatrice
  • Millie
  • Rosie
  • Ethel
  • Lady Chatterley
  • Ambrosia
  • Ruby
  • Winnie
  • Franny
  • Penelope
  • Marilyn
  • Princess
  • Precious
  • Opal

7 Cute Flower-Inspired Duck Names

There are several flowers and plants that can be used to guide you in coming up with cute names for your ducks. Many of these can also be used to describe your duck’s coloring – Buttercup or Marigold for example. These are just seven of the flowers that can be used as cute names for your pet – you can surely find many more by walking through your local plant nursery.

  • Lily
  • Sweet Pea
  • Marigold
  • Rose
  • Buttercup
  • Tulip
  • Periwinkle

14 Cute Unisex Duck Names

Perhaps you have very young, newly-hatched ducklings and you would like to name them without having to wait to find out if they are male or female. It might take weeks to determine the sex of your ducklings, and if you don’t want to wait to name them, there is no reason to! Ducklings begin showing their individual personalities right away, and many of the adorable names below are inspired by different personality traits.

  • Sunshine
  • Bubbles
  • Squeakers
  • Waddles
  • Doodles
  • Nibbles
  • Cadbury
  • Scooter
  • Flamingo
  • Snowball
  • Squirt
  • Wiggles
  • Chipper
  • Puddles

23 Cute Duck Names for Pairs (or Sets) of Ducks

If you have two or three ducks and you would like to name them together, there are some great names that can be used for pairs or sets of three. Some sets of names are good for multiple male ducks – for example, Batman and Robin, or Huey, Dewey, and Louie. Others are good for female multiples, like Elsa and Anna, or Laverne and Shirley. And some are uni-sex or good for a male / female pair.

  • Elsa & Anna
  • Huey, Dewey, Louie
  • Bonnie & Clyde
  • Thelma & Louise
  • Splish & Splash
  • Cheese & Quackers
  • Peanut Butter & Jelly
  • Batman & Robin
  • Jack & Jill
  • Fred & Wilma
  • Laverne & Shirley

13 Cute Food-Based Duck Names

Some of the cutest pet names are inspired by food. These also tend to be the names that are often chosen by the littlest ones in the family – after all, a duck named Sprinkles or Jelly Bean is irresistible to a child! You might also sense a theme here – many of these adorable food-based names are inspired by sweets.

  • Popcorn
  • Sprinkles
  • Jelly Bean
  • Waffles
  • Pumpkin
  • Peaches
  • Honeydew
  • Ginger
  • Kiwi
  • Marshmallow
  • Sugar
  • Skittles
  • Cupcake

16 Cute Disney-Inspired Duck Names

If you have a Disney fan in the house, there is no shortage of adorable names based on beloved Disney characters. From Disney princesses like Aurora and Tiana, to animal characters like Flower and Daisy, you will surely find a cute Disney name fitting for your lovable duckling. You will also find Disney-inspired names for your male ducks in the list as well.

  • Aurora
  • Ariel
  • Jasmine
  • Flower 
  • Tiana
  • Merida
  • Kristoff
  • Daisy
  • Donald
  • Tinker Bell
  • Alice
  • Nemo
  • Flynn Rider
  • Darling
  • Dory
  • Fiona

Naming your new ducklings may seem like a daunting task, but if you have chosen to stick with a cute name for your sweet new pet, rest assured there are endless possibilities. If you have not found the perfect name in the lists above, you can use the themes to come up with your own. Looking for a food-inspired name? You can choose almost any food item or brand and it can make a cute name for your duck – Cookies, Noodles, Chocolate Chip, Basil. There are also endless cartoon and Disney characters to choose from as well. Pick your favorite movie and search for a list of its characters. Whatever you choose will surely be perfectly fitting for your lovable new duck!


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Carmella Abel

Hello! I’m Carmella. I’ve spent my entire life around farm animals, and I created Savvy Farm Life to share the helpful information I’ve learned over the years. Thank you for stopping by, and best of luck with your farm!

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