Go wild! The coolest baby names inspired by animals

Toddler with husky dog

A lot of mums already consider themselves protective mama bears so it’s quite fitting to turn to the animal kingdom when considering a name for your sweet little cub. Here are 16 of the wildest (and coolest!) monikers inspired by nature’s creatures.

1. Wolf

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Jason Mamoa and partner Lisa Bonet named their second child Nakoa-Wolf (Nakoa meaning 'warrior' in Hawaiian. Talk about cool! Wolf can also be a short version of other names such as Wolfgang.

What other cool animal names do you think would be perfect for little ones?



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