194 Good and Unique Lizard Names

Lizard Name Generator

Lizards are reptiles and they are in every colour imaginable. There are over 4000 species of lizards, some with four legs, some with two and some with no legs at all; some have frills, horns or wings. We have put together good and unique names that will make your pet lizard outstanding.


Good Lizard Names

Spike: The name Spike is a good name to give to your lizard. The name will suit a male lizard, especially one with spikes on his body.

Royal: Royal is a good male given name that will suit your blue tongued lizard.

Venom: If your lizard is one of the poisonous ones, the name Venom will suit it.

Fireball: If your lizard belongs to the dragon species, name her Fireball, the name will definitely stick.

Miss Crawley: Miss Crawley is a good and cool name, perfect for your lizard.

Striker: This is a good name derived from the term strike and it suits a lizard who is a fighter.

Scale Caesar: The name Scale Caesar is suitable for your lizard who has scales.

Below are other good names which are appropriate for your lizard.

  • Peanut
  • Smudge
  • Freckles
  • Fuzz
  • Honeybun
  • Junebug
  • Basil
  • Stubble
  • Wylie
  • Bill
  • Camille
  • Chance
  • Gaspar
  • Joanna
  • Liz
  • Pascal
  • Falcor
  • Ender
  • Horny

Female Lizard Names

There is no specific name used to refer to a female lizard; however, most people call it a saura. If your pet lizard is a female, here are cute feminine names for her.

Dragos: Dragos is a good name for a female lizard, especially one who is of the dragon species.

Pebbles: Pebbles are stones and if your lizard loves to hide behind or under stones, name her Pebbles, the name will suit her.

Lizzie: You can give this cute name to your lizard. Lizzie is short for Lizard.

Vega: If your lizard feeds on fruits and vegetables, name her Vega, a name created from the word vegetables.

Princess: The name Princess is cute and it will suit your cute lizard.

Penny: You can name your lizard Penny; a name that means denomination. The name is best for a small lizard.

Paula: Paula is the female version of Paulo. The name is perfect for your lizard.

We have compiled a list of other female lizard names for you to select from.

  • Nessie
  • Nagini
  • Joanna
  • Goanna
  • Skylla
  • Kaa
  • Suki
  • Coco
  • Eliza
  • Gizzy
  • Kiwi
  • Crystal
  • Diamond
  • Sweets
  • Misty
  • Atiya
  • Mia
  • Sia
  • Kendall
  • Ellie
  • Riva
  • Myra

Male Lizard Names

If you want a name that alludes to the sex of your pet, here are masculine lizard names which you can consider.

Ty: The name Ty is a cool name which is perfect for a male lizard. This name is short for Tyler.

Mikey: Mikey is a cute male given name that will suit your lizard.

Dex: The name Dex is short and lovely; it is also short for Dexter.

Flash: Flash is a good name to give to your lizard. The name matches its speed.

Horny: This name is derived from the term horn which means antlers. The name complements the lizard’s horns, so it will suit your lizard with horns.

Camo: Camo is short for camouflage and it suits a lizard that camouflages well with the environment in which it lives.

Scratch: If your lizard scratches, name him Scratch; the name will suit it.

Here are more male lizard names which may interest you.

  • Elliot
  • Darwin
  • Donatello
  • Spiro
  • Dracks
  • Paulo
  • Buzz
  • Slider
  • Dino
  • Fang
  • Iggy
  • Neo
  • Ceaser
  • Dex
  • Draco
  • Wally
  • Leo
  • Charlie
  • Triton
  • Dwayne
  • Geku
  • Kilo
  • Akram

Pet Lizard Names

If you want a good pet name for your lizard, here are some names that we have suggested.

  • Carole Baskin
  • Salad fingers
  • Eddie Lizard
  • Googly
  • Starburst
  • Mr Shifty
  • Miss Colours
  • Zips
  • Iggy Smalls
  • Lizard McGuire
  • Chamillionaire
  • Bam
  • Spunky
  • Pretzel
  • Tigger
  • Pretzel
  • Cheeto
  • Munchkin

Unique Lizard Names

Lizards are unique pets and so they deserve unique names. You can choose something random, wild or exotic, anything you choose will make a good name for your lizard.

Peapod: You can liken your small lizard to a peapod; the name will stick.

Mystique: You can name your lizard, Mystique. The name suits a weird looking lizard.

Jamberry: Jamberry is a cute and unique name for your red coloured lizard.

Here are more unique lizard names.

  • Mumu
  • Incognito
  • Citrus
  • Quig
  • Senua
  • Sephiroth
  • Morozki
  • Olimah
  • Chrom
  • Mozzy
  • Boba
  • Shulk
  • Yamori
  • Musef
  • Helios
  • Azalea
  • Pazuzu

Unisex Lizard Names

If you have decided on selecting a gender neutral name for your lizard, search no further. We have put together the best unisex names for your lizard.

Indigo: The name Indigo is best for an indigo coloured lizard.

Spot: If your lizard has a freckles coat, the name Spot will suit it.

Toothless: You can name your tiny lizard Toothless; there is a possibility of that tiny mouth having no teeth.

Peanut: Peanut is a term that is used to refer to something small, so the name is perfect for your lizard with a small stature.

Stormfly: Stormflies are very fast and so you can name your lizard Stormfly and the name will complement its speed.

Smurf: Smurfs are tiny beings, therefore, the name Smurf is perfect for a small lizard.

  • Puff
  • Vega
  • Twitch
  • Cleo
  • Leap
  • Cammy
  • Tiny
  • Stickypad
  • Speedy
  • Flick
  • Rainbow
  • Claw
  • Littlefoot
  • Freckles
  • Cameron
  • Aiden
  • Bloo
  • Remi
  • Liguar
  • Sweetums

Lizard Nicknames

We have listed a number of bynames which you can give to your lizard.

Clawy: Clawy is a good moniker for your lizard; it is derived from the word claws which is used when referring to the sharp nails which a lizard has.

Jade: If your lizard as green as a jade, this will be the best moniker for it.

Rainbow: A stunning lizard, one that has a coat of many colours; you can name it Rainbow and the name will suit it.

Blackhead: Some lizards have a body that is has a colour different from that of the body. If the head of your lizard is black, name him blackhead.

Shape Shifter: You can name your lizard Shape Shifter. The name will suit the lizard with the ability to blend with its surroundings so much that locating it becomes hard.

Leap: Other lizards are able to hop, and so the term Leap makes a good moniker for such a lizard.

Bluebeard: You can consider naming your lizard Bluebeard. This name is perfect for that lizard whose chin is blue.

If you still haven’t found the right nickname for your lizard, here are more by names that suits any lizard.

  • Cammy
  • Drake
  • Abraxas
  • Gila
  • Draco
  • Kimono
  • Merlin
  • Puff
  • Spook
  • Raptor
  • Spike moon Doggie
  • Gex
  • Geico

Funny Lizard Names

If you want a funny name for your lizard, one which matches your sense of humour; here are the best name s to select from.

Psycho: The term psycho refers to one who is crazy and so, this name will suit your silly lizard.

Puff Daddy: Puff Daddy is a funny name which you can give to your male lizard. The term puff refers to something that is light in terms of weight, hence, the name Puff Daddy will suit your lizard.

Scamper: This name is built on the term scamp which means a trouble maker. What mischief can a lizard do? The name will be funny on your lizard.

Whisker: Whisker means an inch or a fraction, therefore it is the appropriate name for your tiny pet lizard.

Karma: You can consider naming your lizard Karma. This name means fate, a meaning that has nothing to do with a lizard and that is exactly what makes it a funny lizard name. It keeps people guessing why you named your pet that.

Bugs: You can even name your lizard after its food; Bugs.

Geek: A geek is a nerd, and if your lizard is clever, name him Geek, the name will stick.

Below are other funny names which might suit your lizard.

  • Godzilla
  • Charmander
  • Lizanardo Da Vinci
  • Fringle
  • Yoshi
  • Blizzard
  • Queen Elizardbeth
  • Dorito
  • Dino
  • Slinky
  • Scaley Doggo
  • Diablo
  • Frito
  • Gay Browser
  • E mander
  • Smaug
  • Twig
  • Spryo
  • Norbert

Small Lizard Names

If your lizard is small, and you want something that will fit its small stature, we have compiled a number of names which will suit your lizard.

Littlefoot: A tiny creature is bound to have a small foot, therefore, the name Littlefoot will suit your lizard.

Kiwi: A kiwi fruit is small and you can name your small lizard after it.

Tineey: Tineey is a cute name derived from the word tiny, which describes your lizard’s stature.

Izzy: The name Izzy sounds good on a small creature, so it is perfect for your small pet.

Here are more small lizard names which you will like.

  • Speedy Gonzales
  • Kahlua
  • Pip
  • Toothless
  • Natsu
  • Spyro
  • Lizzie
  • Dragonbait
  • Dexter
  • Charizard
  • Nobert
  • Mushu

Star Lizard Names

Perhaps you prefer naming your lizard after a star, we have suggested a few social media star lizard names for you.

MacGyver: MacGyver is a red Degu who is as big as a medium dog. You can name your lizard after this famous lizard.

Rex: Some lizards look like dragons, and if yours is one of those, name him after the Tyrannosaurus, rex.

Grunt: The lizard Grunt, is a hypo bearded dragon who loves sunbathing. If your lizard is always lounging in the sun, name him Grunt.

Wyatt: If your lizard is gorgeous and you enjoy playing dress up with her, name her Wyatt.