913 Amazing Chicken Names

Best Fun Chicken Names

  • Abrahen Lincoln
  • Angelina Jopeep
  • Babz
  • Chick Jagger
  • Cluck Norris
  • Eggatha Christie
  • Henifer Aniston
  • Sal Monella
  • Tootsie
  • Yolko Ono

Choosing names for your new chickens might possibly be the most fun task.

There are endless possibilities out there, so we compiled all the best names and organized them in easy-to-read categories.

From punny names like Feather Flocklear and Mary Poopins, to earthy names like Pearl and Willow, we have them all here. 

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Best Chicken Names

Punny Chicken Names

Funny Chicken Names

Pop-Culture Chicken Names

Cute Chicken Names

Rooster Chicken Names

Pairs & Group Chicken Names

Color Chicken Names

Food & Drink Chicken Names

Earthy Chicken Names

Old Lady Chicken Names

Additional A-Z Chicken Names

Best Chicken Names

We hand-picked some of the most popular names from a few categories. Keep scrolling if you'd like to see more from the categories below!

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Punny Chicken Names

Pun intended.

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  • Abrahen Lincoln
  • Albert Eggstein
  • Amelia Egghart
  • Angelina Jopeep
  • Annie Yolkley
  • Attila the Hen
  • Audrey Henburn
  • Bird Lancaster
  • Birdzilla
  • Chew-bock-a
  • Chick Jagger
  • Chick-a-las Cage
  • Chick-eel O'neil
  • Chick-ira
  • Chickovsky
  • Cluck Kent
  • Cluck Norris
  • Clucky Cheese
  • Darth Egger
  • David Beekham
  • Edward Scissor Beak
  • Eggatha Christie
  • Eggdar Allan Poe
  • Feather Locklear
  • Goldie Hen
  • Gwyneth Poultry
  • Hen Solo
  • Henifer Aniston
  • Henneth Paltrow
  • Henrique Egglecias
  • Hillary Fluff
  • Liam Hensworth
  • Lindsay Lohen
  • Little Red Riding Hen
  • Mary Poopins
  • Meryl Cheep
  • Obi Wan Henobi
  • Oprah Henfrey
  • Princess Lay-a
  • Roo-Paul
  • Sophia Lorhen
  • Yolkahontas
  • Yolko Ono

Funny Chicken Names

If you have a sense of humor, you are going to enjoy these.

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  • Alarm Clock
  • Amarillo
  • Babz
  • Big Bertha
  • Boc-boc
  • Bossy Boots
  • Bug Eater
  • Chick-fil-a
  • Crispy
  • Cute But Psycho
  • Ditsy
  • Dodo
  • Fiesta
  • Flappy Bird
  • Flash
  • Homerun
  • Jeepers Cheepers
  • Lil’ Layin
  • Loco
  • Loofah
  • Midget
  • Mop Head
  • Mother Clucker
  • Nosey Nellie
  • Pipsqueak
  • Poop Maker
  • Pox
  • Psycho Suzie
  • Public Nuisance
  • Ruff Cluck
  • Sal Monella
  • Soft Boiled
  • Tango Mango
  • The Dodger
  • The Fluffer Butters
  • Toe Jam
  • Trouble
  • Two Left Feet
  • Tyrannosaurus Pecks
  • Wormy

Pop-Culture Chicken Names

Calling all Disney fans! This Disney-heavy list is full of awesome chicken names. Don't worry, we included plenty of non-Disney names if that's not your jam.

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  • Alice
  • Anastasia
  • Ariel
  • Arya
  • Aurora
  • Bashful
  • Belle
  • Betty White
  • Cher
  • Chicken Little
  • Cinderella
  • Cindy-Lou
  • Clara Cluck
  • Cruella (DeVil)
  • Dixie Chick
  • Doc
  • Dopey
  • Dutchess
  • Elsa
  • Goldilocks
  • Grumpy
  • Happy
  • Henrietta
  • Hermione
  • Katniss
  • Lady Gaga
  • Lafonda
  • Lucille Ball
  • Maleficent
  • Merida
  • Minnie
  • Miss Almira
  • Miss Marple
  • Miss Pepperpot
  • Mrs. Burns
  • Mrs. Frizzle
  • Mrs. O'Leary
  • Nala
  • Pigwidgeon
  • Pocahontas
  • Professor McGonagall
  • Rapunzel
  • Road runner
  • Sansa
  • Sleepy
  • Sneezy
  • Snow White
  • Thumbelina
  • Thumper
  • Tiana
  • Tinker Bell
  • Ursula
  • Wendy Darling

Cute Chicken Names

Warning: some of these names were provided by 5-year-olds. You're welcome.

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  • Angel
  • Baby
  • Beauty
  • Bizzie/Busy
  • Bossy
  • Bow
  • Bubbles
  • Chick
  • Chickie
  • Chirpy
  • Cluck
  • Clucky
  • Coco
  • Comet
  • Cosmo
  • Crackle
  • Cupid
  • Diva
  • Doodle
  • Dot/Dottie
  • Dumpling
  • Fleur
  • Fluffy Butt
  • Freckles
  • Frizzle
  • Glitter
  • Henny
  • Henny Penny
  • Jazz(y)
  • Jewel
  • Lady Bird
  • Little Bit
  • Little Red
  • Lovey
  • Miss Pompom
  • Miss Sparkles
  • Mrs. Pecks
  • Noelle
  • Nugget
  • Pecky
  • Peep
  • Peepers
  • Pip
  • Pixie
  • Pompom
  • Poppy
  • Princess Countess
  • Princess Fluffy Butt
  • Princess Layer
  • Puff
  • Pumpkin
  • Rainbow Dash
  • Rebel
  • Snowball
  • Socks
  • Sparkles
  • Speckles
  • Splash
  • Spot
  • Spotty
  • Squashie
  • Squeak
  • Star
  • Sweetie
  • Tootsie
  • Trixie
  • Tweety
  • Twizzle
  • Waddles

Rooster Chicken Names

You may not have a rooster at home, but we can guarantee you'll get a kick out of some of these names.

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  • Albert
  • Atticus
  • Baron
  • Bernard
  • Billie
  • Bo
  • Bob
  • Bruce
  • Chester
  • Chuck
  • Duke
  • Dusty
  • Earl
  • Fletcher
  • Floyd
  • George
  • Gus
  • Guy
  • Hank
  • Howard
  • Jimmy
  • Kevin
  • Leonard
  • Louis
  • Maximus
  • Oliver
  • Rhett
  • Rusty
  • Scout
  • Teddy
  • Tyson
  • Vinny
  • Watson
  • Willie
  • Willy
  • Winston
  • Angry Bird
  • Big Daddy
  • Big Red
  • Blackbeard
  • Bobzilla
  • Bojangles
  • Brewster the Rooster
  • Buckbeak
  • Cadillac
  • Cockadoodledoo
  • Cooper
  • Dr. Pecker
  • Everest
  • Guardian
  • Jagger
  • Jupiter
  • Mohawk
  • Mr. Feathers
  • Mr. Woo
  • Muggle
  • Napoleon
  • Ninja
  • Oz
  • Rex
  • Roadkill
  • Rock the Cock
  • Rockstar
  • Roux
  • Saturn
  • Sir Clucks-a-lot
  • Sir Crows A lot
  • Starbuck
  • Tank
  • Thunderbird
  • Venus
  • Wooster
  • Batman
  • Beaker
  • Big Bird
  • Charlie Brown
  • Colonel Sanders
  • Cornelius
  • Doc
  • Dumbledore
  • Elmer
  • Elvis
  • Fabio
  • Foghorn Leghorn
  • Galileo
  • Gandalf the Gray
  • Geronimo
  • Godzilla
  • Hagrid
  • Hercules
  • HippoGriff
  • Jaws
  • John HanCock
  • Kellogg
  • Little Richard
  • Lurch
  • Oscar the Grouch
  • Pluto
  • Popeye
  • Rocky Road
  • Rooster Cogburn
  • Severus Snape
  • Shrek
  • Spartacus
  • Superman
  • Weird Al
  • Woodstock
  • Zazu

Pairs & Group Chicken Names

If anyone ends up naming a pair of chickens Beavis and Butthead, please send us a picture of them, as they will be our new favorite duo.

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  • Amelia and Abigail Gabble
  • Beavis and Butthead
  • Biscuits and Gravy
  • Bo and Peep
  • Bonnie and Clyde
  • Bumble and Bee
  • Buttons and Bows
  • Cagney and Lacey
  • Cherry and Blossom
  • Cinnamon and Spice
  • Cocoa and Mocha
  • Cookies and Cream
  • Doodle and Doo
  • Elvis and Priscilla
  • Flopsy and Mopsy
  • Giggles and Wiggles
  • Harry and Sally
  • Hip and Hop
  • Holmes and Watson
  • Hugs and Kisses
  • Laverne and Shirley
  • Lucy and Ethel
  • Mac and Cheese
  • Mary and Rhoda
  • Mary Kate and Ashley
  • Peanut Butter and Jelly
  • Peek and Boo
  • Pip and Squeak
  • Polly and Esther
  • Salt and Pepper
  • Salt and Vinegar
  • Sonny and Cher
  • Sugar and Spice
  • Thelma and Louise
  • Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum
  • Wilma and Betty
  • Yin and Yang
  • Zing and Zang
  • Bacon, Lettuce, and Tomato
  • Barbie, Skipper, and Kelly
  • Beyoncé, Kelly, and Michelle
  • Bidditi, Bodditi, and Boo
  • Blanche, Sophia, Dorothy, and Rose
  • Blossom, Bubbles, and Buttercup
  • Charlie, Sally, Lucy, Linus, and Snoopy
  • Charlotte, Carrie, Miranda, and Samantha
  • Elmo, Big Bird, and Oscar
  • Flora, Fauna, and Merryweather
  • Ginger, Maryann, and Mrs. Howell
  • Gomez, Morticia, Wednesday, and Pugsley
  • Green, Eggs, and Ham
  • Jasmine, Aladdin, and Abu
  • Kelly, Jessie, and Lisa
  • Mario, Luigi, and Princess Peach
  • Marsha, Jan, and Cindy
  • Pooh, Tigger, Piglet, and Eeyore
  • Regina, Karen, Gretchen, Cady, Janis, and Aaron
  • Rock, Paper, Scissors
  • Sandy, Betty, Frenchy, and Danny
  • Scary, Sporty, Baby, Ginger, and Posh
  • Snap, Crackle, and Pop
  • Wendy, Peter Pan, and Tinkerbell

Color Chicken Names

These names are perfect for those who want a name that matches the bird, or if you just like color names.

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  • Bellatrix
  • Blackie
  • Crow
  • Ebony
  • Espresso
  • Mocha
  • Morticia (Addams)
  • Mystic
  • Obsidian
  • Onyx
  • Phantom
  • Puddle
  • Shade
  • Shadow
  • Smokey
  • Blondie
  • Brownie
  • Buffy
  • Butter
  • Buttercup
  • Butterscotch
  • Caramel
  • Chocolate
  • Cinnamon
  • Cocoa
  • Copper
  • Fudge
  • Goldie
  • Honey
  • Penny
  • Alaska
  • Alpine
  • Angel
  • Arctic
  • Blanco
  • Blizzard
  • Charmin
  • Coconut
  • Cool Whip
  • Cotton
  • Ghost
  • Ivory
  • Powder
  • Snowball
  • Sugar
  • Blue
  • Bluebelle
  • Hazel
  • Indigo
  • Lemon
  • Maroon
  • Olive
  • Periwinkle
  • Red
  • Scarlet
  • Sepia
  • Sienna
  • Taupe
  • Velvet
  • Violet

Food & Drink Chicken Names

We don't recommend reading these names on an empty stomach.

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  • Benedict
  • Burrito
  • Chili
  • Eggs Benedict
  • Frittata
  • Nacho
  • Omelette
  • Pizza
  • Quiche
  • Reuben
  • Schnitzel
  • Scramble
  • Spaghetti
  • Taco
  • Apple
  • Apricot
  • Blackberry
  • Blueberry
  • Bok Bok Choy
  • Cherry
  • Clementine
  • Kiwi
  • Peaches
  • Mango
  • Peach
  • Pumpkin
  • Raspberry
  • Strawberry
  • Bon Bon
  • Cheese Puff
  • Cookie
  • Cotton Candy
  • Cream Puff
  • Cupcake
  • Custard
  • Marshmallow
  • Popcorn
  • Muffin
  • Nutella
  • Pudding
  • Sundae
  • Twinkie
  • Chicklet
  • Godiva
  • Hershey
  • Jelly Bean
  • KitKat
  • Licorice
  • Lollipop/Lolli
  • Reese’s
  • Sugar Plum
  • Skittles
  • Snickers
  • Toffee
  • Tootsie
  • Truffles
  • Alfredo
  • BBQ
  • Buffalo
  • Curry
  • Drumstick
  • Dumpling
  • General Tsao
  • Kabob
  • Noodle(s)
  • KFC
  • Kiev
  • Nugget
  • Pattie
  • Pollo
  • Rotisserie
  • Sesame
  • Stir Fry
  • Teriyaki
  • Almond
  • Beans
  • Cap’n Crunch
  • Cherrio
  • Chex
  • Chickpea
  • Cocoa Puff
  • Cornflake
  • Crackers
  • Honeycomb
  • Kix
  • Lucky Charm
  • Marmalade
  • Mayo
  • Oats
  • Peanut
  • Peanut Butter
  • Special K
  • Basil
  • Cilantro
  • Cinnamon
  • Clove
  • Curry
  • Dill
  • Ginger
  • Hazelnut
  • Oregano
  • Mint
  • Nutmeg
  • Paprika
  • Parsley
  • Pepper
  • Rosemary
  • Salt
  • Thyme
  • Saffron
  • Brandy
  • Champagne
  • Chardonnay
  • Coffee
  • Cognac
  • Egg Nog
  • Lemon Drop
  • Lemonade
  • Malt
  • Margarita
  • Merlot
  • Milkshake
  • Mocha
  • Mojito
  • Oolong
  • Sangria
  • Tequila
  • Whiskey

Earthy Chicken Names

You don't have to be a tree-hugger to love these names. Is your chicken really fast? Name him/her Lightning. Perhaps you have a white hen. May we suggest Pearl?

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  • Ash
  • Aspen
  • Birch
  • Buckeye
  • Cedar
  • Clover
  • Cypress
  • Fern
  • Holly
  • Juniper
  • Maple
  • Rue
  • Sage
  • Spruce
  • Willow
  • Branch
  • Clay
  • Cliff
  • Forest
  • Marble
  • Meadow
  • Mountain
  • Pebbles
  • Rocky
  • Sandy
  • Sky
  • Stony
  • Twigs
  • Bo
  • Brooks
  • Coral
  • Dew
  • Harbor
  • Laguna
  • Marlin
  • Misty
  • Oceana
  • Rio
  • Ripple
  • River
  • Stream
  • Bird
  • Birdie
  • Blackbird
  • Bunny
  • Chickadee
  • Dove
  • Eagle
  • Finch
  • Hawk
  • Owl
  • Penguin
  • Raven
  • Robin
  • Sparrow
  • Swan
  • Autumn
  • Dawn
  • eclipse
  • Eve
  • Midnight
  • Moonlight
  • Moonshine
  • Solstice
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Sunrise
  • Twilight
  • Winter
  • Breezy
  • Cloud
  • Frost(y)
  • Ice
  • Lightning
  • Rain
  • Rainbow
  • Snowflake
  • Snowy
  • Storm(y)
  • Sunny
  • Sunshine
  • Windy
  • Blossom
  • Bluebell
  • Daffodil
  • Dahlia
  • Daisy
  • Dandelion
  • Daphne
  • Iris
  • Lavender
  • Lily
  • Magnolia
  • Pansy
  • Petunia
  • Rose
  • Sweetpea
  • Amber
  • Amethyst
  • Beryl
  • Crystal
  • Diamond
  • Emerald
  • Garnet
  • Ivory
  • Opal
  • Jade
  • Onyx
  • Pearl
  • Ruby
  • Sapphire
  • Topaz

Old Lady Chicken Names

Darling names for darling hens. That is all.

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  • Agatha
  • Agnes
  • Alma
  • Beatrice
  • Beatrix
  • Bertha
  • Bessie
  • Blanche
  • Claudine
  • Constance
  • Delilah
  • Doris
  • Dorothy
  • Edith
  • Edna
  • Edwina
  • Estelle
  • Ethel
  • Flo
  • Florence
  • Genevieve
  • Georgia
  • Gertrude
  • Gladys
  • Gloria
  • Gwendoline
  • Ingrid
  • Irene
  • Iris
  • Jude
  • Mabel
  • Marge
  • Martha
  • Mary-Lou
  • Maureen
  • Mavis
  • Mildred
  • Muriel
  • Myrtle
  • Nancy
  • Norma
  • Otis
  • Prudence
  • Ramona
  • Rita
  • Ruth
  • Sofia
  • Trudy
  • Uma
  • Ursula
  • Winifred
  • Winnie

Additional A-Z Chicken Names

Want more names to browse? You're in luck. Keep scrolling for more hen names.

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  • Abby
  • Adele
  • Angelica
  • Ann
  • Annie
  • April
  • Arabella
  • Asia
  • Aspen
  • Audrey
  • Ava
  • Barbara
  • Belinda
  • Bella
  • Betsy
  • Betty
  • Bonnie
  • Brenda
  • Brianna
  • Bridget
  • Brooke
  • Buffy
  • Camilla
  • Celeste
  • Charlotte
  • Clara
  • Clarabelle
  • Clarissa
  • Cleopatra
  • Colette
  • Connie
  • Cora
  • Darcey
  • Devon
  • Dior
  • Dolly
  • Echo
  • Eclair
  • Eileen
  • Eloise
  • Elsie
  • Emilie
  • Esmerelda
  • Eva
  • Faith
  • Fatima
  • Fawn
  • Felicity
  • Fiona
  • Frankie
  • Gabby
  • Gigi
  • Hannah
  • Harriet
  • Hattie
  • Heather
  • Heidi
  • Hilda
  • Holly
  • Hope
  • Ida
  • Imogen
  • India
  • Ivy
  • Izzy
  • Janice
  • Janie
  • Jasmine
  • Jasper
  • Jessie
  • Jill
  • Joan
  • Jolene
  • June
  • Juniper
  • Katie
  • Kay
  • Kentucky
  • Lacey
  • Lady
  • Lexy
  • Linda
  • Lizzie
  • Lola
  • Lucy
  • Lulu
  • Luna
  • Lydia
  • Macy
  • Madeline
  • Maggie
  • Maisie
  • Mandy
  • Margaret
  • Margo
  • Marley
  • Marnie
  • Mary
  • Masala
  • Matilda
  • May
  • Maya
  • Meg
  • Mercy
  • Merle
  • Mia
  • Millie
  • Mindy
  • Mirabel
  • Missy
  • Mo
  • Molly
  • Monica
  • Naomi
  • Nellie
  • Nora
  • Olive
  • Olivia
  • Ophelia
  • Paris
  • Patience
  • Patsy
  • Patty
  • Payton
  • Peggy
  • Penelope
  • Penny
  • Petra
  • Phoebe
  • Polly
  • Queenie
  • Quinn
  • Reina
  • Rhonda
  • Ria
  • Riley
  • Rosalie
  • Rosie
  • Roxanne
  • Roxy
  • Ruby
  • Sadie
  • Sally
  • Sandra
  • Sarah
  • Sasha
  • Serena
  • Shirley
  • Sienna
  • Skylar
  • Stella
  • Sue
  • Susan
  • Tabby
  • Tansy
  • Tawny
  • Temperance
  • Terry
  • Tess
  • Tia
  • Tilly
  • Tracy
  • Vanessa
  • Venus
  • Vera
  • Vicky
  • Victoria
  • Vixen
  • Wanda
  • Wendy
  • Whitney
  • Wren
  • Yvette
  • Zelda
  • Zerelda
  • Zoey
 

 

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Sources: 

"The Essential List of Chicken Names". Backyardchickenproject.com

"147 Chicken Names". Thehappychickencoop.com

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"List of Unique Chicken Names". Pethelpful.com

"Top 20 Pet Chicken Names". Backyardchickencoops.com/au

"Chicken Names". Squeaksandnibbles.com

"65 of Our Favorite Chicken Names". Hobbyfarms.com

"Names for Hens". Durhamhens.co.uk

"Over 500 Chicken Names". Myproductivebackyard.com 

 

 

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