350+ Majestic Arabian Horse Names for Mares & Stallions

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While horse names don’t have to be as reserved or dignified as human ones, they are still considered one of the most essential things about a horse.

It’s often said that a well-chosen name will impact the success of your horse and that you should take your time when selecting it.

While this isn’t always true (it’s hard to deny that Gypsy, Misty, and Stormy weren’t names that held back their owners), proper care should always be taken when naming your horse.

Check out these Arabian horse names that will be great for your equine.

Don’t have time to read the full list? Here is a quick peek at our favorites!

Arabian Horse Names for StallionsArabian Horse Names for Mares
AbdulAliah
AzzamBahira
BasilCala
EmirJohara
FaridIzzi
KamilJamilah
MutiLeila
NadirNada
SaudOza
UsamaYafiah

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List of the Best Arabic Horse Names

Arabian Horse Names reflect the traditions of the ancient Persian Empire and Arabia. We have compiled a voluminous list of Arabic Horse Names for you to choose from.

Here are some Arabic names based on their origin and motherland.

Acacia – for the red acacia flower found on the Arabian peninsula
Alharu – Arabic for hot
Azraff Emir Al Badi – Arabic for elegant Prince of the desert
Desert King
Desert Queen
Desert Rose
Dubai – city on the Arabian peninsula
Dunes
Jeddah – a coastal city located on the Arabian peninsula
Oasis
Quicksand
Ramili – Arabic for sandy
Rimel (female) – Arabic for sand
Sahra – Arabic for desert
Salvia – common desert plant
Sandstorm

89 Male Arabian Horse Names

If you’re looking for a bit of inspiration for your Arabian mare or just want to see what’s out there, then look no further than our list of male Arabian Horse Names:

  1. Abda – power
  2. Abdul Aziz – Servant of the powerful one
  3. Abdul Rahman – Servant of the Merciful One
  4. Abdullah – Servant of God
  5. Adel – Just
  6. Adham – Black
  7. Ahmad – Most highly adored or most praised
  8. Al-Amir – commander
  9. Ali – the greatest, excellent, noble
  10. Altair – The flying eagle
  11. Amin – Faithful, Trustworthy
  12. Amir – Prince
  13. Anwar – Light
  14. Aqwa – strongest
  15. Asad – Lion
  16. Ashwa – strength like a horse
  17. Asif – powerful
  18. Asim – protector
  19. Azzam – Determined, resolved
  20. Badr – Full moon
  21. Baha – Beautiful, magnificent
  22. Bajes – powerful warrior
  23. Barakah – Blessing
  24. Basil – valiant
  25. Basila – rave or courageous
  26. Bassam – Smiling
  27. Emir – command
  28. Emir – To command
  29. Esam – safeguard
  30. Esam, Essam – Safeguard
  31. Fahd – Lynx
  32. Faisal – Decisive
  33. Fakhir – Proud, excellent
  34. Farid – Unique
  35. Faris – knight
  36. Faris – Horseman, knight
  37. Fathi – conqueror
  38. Fawwaz – Successful
  39. Ghalib – victor
  40. Habib – Beloved
  41. Hani – Happy, delighted
  42. Hassan – Beautiful
  43. Haswain – horserider and strong men
  44. Hussien – Little beauty
  45. Ibrahim – Arabic form of ‘Abraham’
  46. Imad – Support, pillar
  47. Jabbar – mighty
  48. Jumah – Born on Friday
  49. Kadar – Powerful
  50. Kamil – Perfect
  51. Kardal – Mustard seed
  52. Kareem – Generous, noble, friendly
  53. Kasib – Fertile
  54. Khali – Good friend
  55. Khalid – Eternal
  56. Labeeb – Sensible, intelligent
  57. Lutfi – Kind and friendly
  58. Mahir – Skilled
  59. Makin – strong and firm
  60. Makin – Strong, firm
  61. Malik – Master, angel, king
  62. Matty – strong in war
  63. Muhanned – Sword
  64. Mukhtar – Chosen
  65. Muntasir – Victorious
  66. Muslim – Submitting oneself to God
  67. Mustafa – Chosen one
  68. Muti – Obedient
  69. Nabil – Noble
  70. Nadir – Rare, dear
  71. Naim – Comfort, tranquility
  72. Nuri – Shining, brightness
  73. Omar – Long life, first son, most high
  74. Qasim – Divider, distributor
  75. Quwa – power
  76. Rayham – Favored by God
  77. Safiy – Best friend
  78. Saleh – Good, right
  79. Salim – Safe, whole, flawless
  80. Samir – Entertaining companion
  81. Saqr – Falcon
  82. Sarim – sharp sword
  83. Saud – Fortunate
  84. Shihab – Flame, blaze
  85. Sofian – Devoted
  86. Tariq – Name of a star
  87. Ubaid – Faithful
  88. Usama, Usamah – Description of a lion
  89. Zufar – like a lion

Check out these beautiful good Arabian horse names.

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92 Female Arabian Horse Names

Beautiful horses deserve beautiful names. Here are some great female horse names. Ablah – Perfectly formed

  1. Adiva – Pleasant, gentle
  2. Aini – Spring, flower, source, choice
  3. Aliah – Exalted, noble, highest social standing
  4. Aliah – Exalted, noble, highest social standing
  5. Alima – Wise
  6. Almas – Diamond
  7. Amal – Hopes, aspirations
  8. Amatullah – Female servant of Allah
  9. Aminah – trustworthy, faithful
  10. Amirah, Ameera – Princess, leader
  11. Ayishah living, prosperous
  12. Azhar – Flowers, blossoms
  13. Azizah, Azeeza – Esteemed, precious, cherished
  14. Badra – Full moon
  15. Bahira – Dazzling, brilliant
  16. Balqis – Name of the Queen of Sheba
  17. Bimin – powerful and strong
  18. Buthaynah – Of beautiful body
  19. Cala – Castle
  20. Cantara – Small bridge
  21. Dahab – Gold
  22. Faizah – Victorious, winner
  23. Falak – Star
  24. Falak – Star
  25. Farah – Joy
  26. Farida – Unique
  27. Fellah – Arabian jasmine
  28. Ghadah – Beautiful
  29. Haifa – Slender, of beautiful body
  30. Hamidah – Praiseworthy
  31. Hanan – Mercy
  32. Hayat – Life
  33. Hibah – Gift
  34. Hooda – Right guidance
  35. Huriyyah – Angel
  36. Iman – Faith, belief
  37. Intisar – Triumph
  38. Izana – powerful woman
  39. Izzi – mighty
  40. Jamilah – Beautiful, graceful, lovely
  41. Janan – Heart, soul
  42. Johara – Jewel
  43. Jumanah – Silver pearl
  44. Kalila – Sweetheart, beloved
  45. Kamilah – Perfect
  46. Khadijah – First wife of the Prophet
  47. Khairiyah – Charitable, good
  48. Khalida – Eternal
  49. Khulud – Immortality
  50. Latifah – Gentle, kind, pleasent
  51. Leila – Born at night
  52. Lina – Tender
  53. Luloah – A pearl
  54. Maha – Wild cow, cow-eyed
  55. Malak – Angel
  56. Malika – Queen
  57. Maryam or Mariam – Arabic form of Mary
  58. Mayyadah – To walk iwth a proud, swinging gait
  59. Mona – Wish, desire
  60. Nada – Generosity, dew
  61. Nawal – Gift
  62. Noor – Light
  63. Nuha – Intelligence
  64. Oza – strength
  65. Rana – To gaze, look
  66. Reem – Gazelle
  67. Rida – Favored by God
  68. Rizu – strong and powerful
  69. Ruqayyah – Gentle
  70. Ruwayday – Walking gently
  71. Salma – Peaceful
  72. Samira – Entertaining companion
  73. Sana – Resplendence, brilliance; to gaze or look
  74. Sawsan – Lily of the valley
  75. Suha – Name of a star
  76. Tarub – Merry
  77. Thurayya – Star
  78. Umayma – Little mother
  79. Wafiyyah – Loyal, faithful
  80. Wahibah – Giver, donor
  81. Warda – Rose
  82. Widad – Love, friendship
  83. Yafiah – High
  84. Yakootah – Emerald
  85. Yamha – Dove
  86. Yasmine – Jasmine
  87. Zafirah – Successful, Victorious
  88. Zahra – White
  89. Zahrah – Flower, star, beauty
  90. Zakiyyah – Pure
  91. Zaynah – Beautiful
  92. Zubaidah – Excellent    

Here are some additional Arabian horse names.

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Names for Arabian Horses

The Arabian horse is one of the oldest breeds in the world.

There are many stories and myths surrounding its origin, but the consensus is that they originated on the Arabian Peninsula around 2500 BC.

Arabian horses have traditionally been used as warhorses and for breeding purposes.

Arabians have been known to sire over 200 foals in their lifetime, and unlike other horse breeds, their powers only seem to improve with age.

Here are my favorite names for the Arabian Breed.

Check out this video on Arabian horses too.

Don’t forget to check our complete guide on Arabian horse types.

40 Black Arabian Horse Names

Most Arabian horses are black. But they are also some whose coat color is either bay, gray, chestnut, or roan.

Black Arabian Horse under title Arabic Horse names

Check out these majestic names for your black horse.

  1. Alma
  2. Aragon
  3. Ashi
  4. Asra
  5. Belle
  6. Belma
  7. Bulbul
  8. Caseous
  9. Coffin
  10. Diesel
  11. Duke
  12. Dusk
  13. Fia
  14. Hazar
  15. Isria
  16. Jet
  17. King
  18. Knight
  19. Kyra
  20. Laleh
  21. Layal
  22. Legend
  23. Majesty
  24. Midnight
  25. Mystic
  26. Pharaoh
  27. Raina
  28. Saffron
  29. Sanja
  30. Scar
  31. Shade
  32. Shadow
  33. Sirius
  34. Skylark
  35. Slade
  36. Thunder
  37. Twilight
  38. Warrior
  39. Yami
  40. Zulf

41 White Arabian Horse Names

Though not common or the Arabian breed, You can still name your white horse with an Arabian name. 

White Arabian Horse under title Arabian Horse Names
  1. Afera
  2. Afra
  3. Akr
  4. Alba
  5. Apollo
  6. Baydun
  7. Blaze
  8. Brave
  9. Casper
  10. Celestina
  11. Cormac
  12. Crystal
  13. Faith
  14. Force
  15. Genie
  16. Ghost
  17. Grace
  18. Hero
  19. Honor
  20. Ike
  21. Latte
  22. Leban
  23. Lightning
  24. Luna
  25. Moonshine
  26. Muzn
  27. Naase
  28. Nawr
  29. Pearl
  30. Phantom
  31. Queenie
  32. Rabab
  33. Rim
  34. Sahara
  35. Spirit
  36. Sukkar
  37. Tiha
  38. Tuhinsurra
  39. Whisper
  40. Yara
  41. Zeus

25 Egyptian Horse Names

The Egyptians had a special love for this noble animal.

The first domesticated horses appeared in Egypt around 2000 BC [1], but it was not until about 1500 BC that the Egyptians developed chariots for war and hunting.

The Egyptians used horses mostly for pulling chariots and riding into battle. These are some great Egyptian names for horses names from ancient Egypt that would be perfect for your new horse!

  1. Adnan Aljassimya
  2. Aeina (female) – Arabic for the only one
  3. Affan – Arabic for modest or pure
  4. Amun
  5. Asfa – Quranic for pure
  6. Asfiya – Arabic for pure ones
  7. Baha
  8. Habib
  9. Hali (male) – Arabic for unique and graceful
  10. Hani
  11. Honor
  12. Maihab
  13. Masir Al Mar
  14. Nakia (male/female) – Arabic for purity
  15. Nawal
  16. Patriot Lsa
  17. Purity
  18. Rarity
  19. Safee (male) – Arabic for untainted
  20. Sahara
  21. Virtuous
  22. Visoth (male) – Arabic for heavenly and pure
  23. Yakootah
  24. Zakiya (female) – Quranic for pure or innocent
  25. Ziyadah  

57 Famous Arabian Horse Names

Because of their lovely dished faces, graceful physique, and high tail carriage, Arabian horses are among the most identifiable breeds. [2]

Shagya Arabian horse standing on the snow

Their striking appearance has made them a favorite horse in cinema and among the affluent and famous for many years.

Check out these famous horse names for your Arab horse that are legendary. Aragon

  1. Aslan
  2. Bairctar
  3. Black Pearl
  4. Black Velvet
  5. Blaze
  6. Braveheart
  7. Casper
  8. Caspian
  9. Celestina
  10. Dark Horse
  11. Darley
  12. Diesel
  13. Dreamer
  14. Duke
  15. Eclipse
  16. El Alamein
  17. Feather
  18. Genie
  19. Giselle
  20. Grace
  21. hagya
  22. Haleefa
  23. Hector
  24. Honour
  25. Jupiter
  26. Khemosabi
  27. La Mirage
  28. Lucky Charm
  29. Luna
  30. Magic
  31. Marengo
  32. Marwan
  33. Melody
  34. Mesoud
  35. Midnight
  36. Milky Way
  37. Moonshine
  38. Muscat
  39. Mystery
  40. Noir
  41. Persik
  42. Prancer
  43. Pride
  44. Prince
  45. Qasim
  46. Queen
  47. Rover
  48. Shahzada
  49. Spirit
  50. Stormy
  51. Sunset
  52. The King
  53. The Knight
  54. Trix
  55. Whisper
  56. Windchime
  57. Xander

FAQs

What do you name a beautiful white horse?

female names for fast horses

Some awesome names for a white horse are Casper, Cloud. Casper, Angel, Champagne, Heaven.

What are good horse names?

Some good has names include: Bella, Alex, Lilly, Alexia, Fancy.

Are Arabian horses from Egypt?

Today’s Straight Egyptian Arabian horse may be traced back to horses raised by the Bedouin tribes of ancient Arabia. Today, there are less than 6,000 Straight Egyptian Arabians globally, accounting for barely 3% of all Arabian horses.  

In Conclusion

Arabian horses are known for their elegance, refinement, and beauty. That’s why it’s natural to give such a horse an equally beautiful, elegant, and elegant name.

Whichever breed of horse you have, these names are perfect for all your legendary horses.  

Friesian horse with Arabic Horse Name

Resources

  • 1. (PDF) The introduction of the domesticated horse in Southwest Asia [Internet]. ResearchGate. [cited 2022 Feb 7]. Available from: https://www.researchgate.net/publication/304711332_The_introduction_of_the_domesticated_horse_in_Southwest_Asia
  • 2. Genetic study of Arabian horses challenges some common beliefs about the ancient breed [Internet]. Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine. 2020 [cited 2022 Feb 7]. Available from: https://www.vet.cornell.edu/news/20200622/genetic-study-arabian-horses-challenges-some-common-beliefs-about-ancient-breed
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