Are you struggling to get a name for your draft horse? Check the list provided for a perfect name for your pony.
When I bought my first horse, I was confused about its name. I wanted an easy name even for my kids to pronounce and recall.
I had to perform thorough research from a wide range of sources to get a perfect name for my colt. I created a list of popular names for your mare, stallion, and spotted charger from the research.
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Top 10 Draft Horse Names
Whether you’re a long-time horse lover or getting ready to adopt your first draft/ Draught horse .
Figuring out the perfect name for your new pet is a vital job.
The names below will help give you the inspiration you need to pick out the perfect moniker.
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38 Mare Names for Draft Horses (With Meanings)
Draft horses are among the most incredible breeds of horses in existence. Their gigantic size, strength, and often-gentle nature make them a favorite among horse owners.
Check out these perfect names for different types of horses.
- Ada- noble
- Andarta- Strong
- Antonia- praiseworthy
- Arnia- strong as an eagle
- Audrey- noble strength
- Bella- lovely and beautiful
- Beren- Clever and strong
- Berta- Bright
- Bryna- strong one
- Calypso- she who hides
- Catherine- Pure and clear
- Damia- untamed
- Darcy- the dark one
- Durga- unassailable
- Embra- the just one
- Epona- Great mare
- Fiona- White, fair
- Filomena- A friend of strength
- Flecka-peaceful ruler
- Grizelda- endless patience
- Isla- Island
- Kali- A maiden
- Karla- strength
- Lady- Bread kneader
- Millicent- industrious
- Olympia- from mount Olympus
- Passion- strong desire
- Princess- Royal
- Rhiannon- divine queen
- Sahara- Desert
- Sheeba- Promise
- Shyla-Daughter of the mountain
- Tara- star or hill
- Tulpa-winged horse
- Xena- hospitable
- Zelda- gray fighting maid
I love this cute video of draft mares.
@kdanieloutdoors A #percheron and #belgain mare meeting for the 1st time! #drafthorse #fyp #horse #horsetok #fypシ #horses #horsesontiktok #mare #horsesoftiktok #mares ♬ original sound – Katelyn Daniel
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60 Stallion Names for Draft Horse
Did you know Draft horses have long been associated with knights and royalty in history?
Knights often used the large horses  to help them charge into battle.
Here are some regal horse name ideas for your stallion.
- Aiden- Fiery
- Antoine- Praiseworthy
- Armstrong- strong arms
- Atticus- From the Attica
- Audie- noble strength
- Baron- warrior
- Beast-Giant creature
- Boaz- swiftness
- Bolt-tough and strong
- Buck- Deer
- Buddy- Friendly
- Cam- Crooked nose
- Charlie- Free man
- Chucky- freeholder
- Dan- God is my judge
- Dexter- skillful
- Duke- Leader
- Ferocity- wild
- Frank- The free one
- Gothard- brave
- Hank- home ruler
- Jacob- holder of the heel
- Mack- the greatest
- Malcolm- Devotee of Saint Columba
- Maximus- The greatest
- Monty- Mountain belonging to the ruler
- Oscar- champion warrior
- Percival- One of pierces the valley
- Randy- Protector
- Robert- Bright shining
- Roman- Powerful
- Russell- The little red
- Soldier- warrior
- Steve- victorious
- Tiergan- Strong-willed
- Valentino- strength
- Valiant- The brave one
- Varro- the strong one
- Victor- Conqueror
- Zenobio- the strength of Jupiter
Here is an absolutely gorgeous white horse.
@equestrian665 (IG:libontova) #equinetiktok #horsesoftiktok #horse #drafthorse #stallion #beautifulhorse #fyp #foryoupage #drafthorsesoftiktok #pretty #horses ♬ original sound – equestrain665
Don’t forget to also check these Palomino stallion names if you have a Palomino horse.
18 Common Black Draft Horse Names
Coat color is one of the significant factors you need to consider when naming your equine friend.
Below are some of the common names given to the black horse.
- Bernt- strong and brave
- Black Beauty- Good looking
- Black Stallion- King
- Blackbeard- man with black beard
- Dark Knight- Superhero
- Ebony- deep black wood
- Eclipse- Gift of the moon
- Fury- the fierce one
- Inky- Ambitious
- Jaguar- Beast of prey
- Jet- The home ruler
- Knight- soldier
- Midnight- goddess of the night
- Noir- the dark and black one
- Onyx- black or red gemstone
- Shadowfax- The grey-haired
- Soulless- Creative nature
- Stormy- Powerful
Check out this awesome video of black draft horses.
@jolene_41 The curtains draw back as Shipshewana welcomes these two brothers into heat 1 of the Classic Series Six Horse Hitch World Finals. #drafthorses #finals ♬ Thunderstruck – AC/DC
35 Popular Names of the White Draft Horses
A white draft horse is a popular breed known for its majestic beauty, friendly demeanor, and docile temperament.
Check out these fabulous names (including monikers for famous Horses) for your white or grey horse.
- Alabaster- the white stone
- Avalanche- leader
- Blanca- Pure and white
- Blizzard- Vitality
- Brilliant- Sparkling
- Diamond- tough one
- Eggshell- Delicate and fragile
- Ivory- white and pure
- Jennifer- the fair one
- Luna- Roman goddess of the moon
- Milky- the quiet one
- Platinum- Precious
- Sallow- one who dwells in the willows
- Snow Crystal- pure white
- Sterling- Pure
- Sun Spirit- fabulous
- Waxen- powerful
- White Gold- the precious one
- Yeti- Abominable snowman
- Snow dazzle
- Snow white
- Snow drop
- star shine
- White wash
Check out this closeup of a white draft horse.
@peppertharp Two Percheron Mighty Mare Sisters, in their turnout after Tori and I rode.#percheron #percheronhorse #whitehorses #drafthorses #horsesontiktok ♬ original sound – peppertharp
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17 Cute Draft Horse Names
The list below shows some of the beautiful names you can give to your colt.
- Azul- Sky blue
- Brandy- Burnt wine
- Bucephalus- black with a white large star
- Cinnamon- spice
- Dynamite- Nobel blasting power
- Ferris- Rock
- Fire Angel- Lion of God
- Hale- Hero
- Kelpie- the heifer
- Lord- the king
- Magnum- The great one
- Pharaoh- The ruler
- Phoenix- Dark red
- Sapphire- Blue gemstone
- Spitfire- Emotional one
- Viking- defender
- Zeal- passionate and enthusiastic
37 Names of Draft Horses with Spots
Here are some of the names you can give your spotted cob.
- Yin Yang
- Kit Kat
- Spotted Eagle
- Tie Dye
Here is a cool video of this huge horse.
@trekpaardastor #heavyhorses #therapysessions #dreamhorse #stallion #horsesoftiktok #horselicious #horsesofthedayy #fyp ♬ origineel geluid – Astor Van De Vliert
47 Funny Names to Give to your Draft Horses
Giving your draft hack a funny name makes it enjoyable calling or spending time with it.
Here are some funny names to choose from.
- Widow maker
Here is a cool video of more horse names.
@creator_of_the_void A pony of many names, some I had to leave out because they are not very nice 🙃 #clydesdale #bighorses #horse #horses #4u #equine #foryou #drafthorse ♬ That’s Not My Name – The Ting Tings
55 Other Common Draft Horse Names
The following are some of the most common draft bronco names.
- Andre the Giant
- Pippi Longstocking
- Big Ben
- Crazy Horse
- Darth Vader
- Lord of the Rings
- Alexander the Great
- Julius Caesar
- King Arthur
- Marc Antony
- The Hulk
- Mr. Ed
- Peter Pan
- Angus Young
- Steve McQueen
For more information about draft horses watch this video.
What is a good name for a war horse?
The best name for a war horse is Adira which means the strong one. Other good names include tulpar, Pegasus, Dora, and sergeant reckless.
What are the main qualities of a draft horse?
Draft horses feature a tall stature and a muscular build.  They have upright shoulders and move in an upright position.
What is a cool horse name?
A cool filly name is one that you feel proud of, such as easy rider, barricade, Steeler, Elwood, microwave, or puff.
Can I give my draft horse two names?
It is up to you, but no need to give your draft horse two names. One fantastic name for your nag is enough.
What determines the name given to a draft horse?
Before giving your draft horse a name, you need to consider factors such as color, behavior, size, strength, and other qualities.
You can choose any of the above-listed draft horse names. Make sure that you give a name corresponding to your horse’s behavior and body qualities.
Yet, if you have a preferred name, you can still give it to your draft horse. Ensure that the name is easy to pronounce and remember.
The name you give your draft horse should also be easy to master. This ensures that whenever you call the name, the pony can respond.
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- 2. Draft Horses. Department of Animal Science. Accessed April 4, 2022. https://www.canr.msu.edu/ans/overview/history/draft-horses
- 3. Equus. Breed Profile: Belgian Draft Horse. Equus Magazine. Published December 8, 2002. https://equusmagazine.com/horse-care/belgianprofile-10324/
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