What is a Good Name for a Fast Horse?

Looking for a really good name for a fast horse?

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Below, we found 100 ideas (split between fillies and stallions) that are just right for your speedster.

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Male Names for Fast Horses

  1. Ajax – Greek name meaning “eagle.”
  2. Apollo – after the space mission.
  3. Ares – after the Greek God of war.
  4. Blaze – for a very fast horse.
  5. Blitz – great name for a fast horse.
  6. Bolt – after the fastest man on Earth!
  7. Buck – because deer are some of the fastest animals! 
  8. Bullet – for an incredibly fast horse.
  9. Chaos – the cool name for the fastest horse out there. 
  10. Chatan – Sioux name meaning “hawk.”
  11. Choovio – Hopi name meaning “antelope.”
  12. Colt – for a young and very fast horse.
  13. Dart – great name for a fast horse.
  14. Dolphin – because dolphins are incredibly fast!
  15. Efron – Hebrew name meaning “young stag.”
  16. Ferrari – after some of the fastest cars out there.
  17. Filipe – Spanish name for a fast horse.
  18. Flare – cool name for a fast horse!
  19. Flux – for a horse who won’t stop running!
  20. Gavin – English name meaning “hawk.”
  21. Gepard – this is the Czech word for cheetah.
  22. Gyrfalcon – after the animal who flies at 80 mph! 
  23. Hart – this name means “deer.”
  24. Honovi – The Hopi name for a strong deer.-2 
  25. Kele – this name refers to a sparrow hawk.
  26. Lotus – after one of the fastest cars.
  27. Marlin – this is the fastest fish in the world!
  28. McLaren – after the fast and fabulous cars.
  29. Merlin – the French word for falcon.
  30. Nitro – for the fastest horse out there!
  31. Osama – Arabic name meaning “lion.”
  32. Peregrine – this is the fastest bird out there.
  33. Rabbit – after the cute and very fast animals.
  34. Racer – this one speaks for itself.
  35. Rambo – after Stallone’s epic character.
  36. Riptide – after the incredible phenomenon.
  37. Roadrunner – this is one of the fastest birds! 
  38. Roo – after the fast and funny kangaroos
  39. Secretariat – one of the fastest horses in history.
  40. Shahin – African name meaning “hawk.”
  41. Shark – because they are quite fast.
  42. Speedo – this one speaks for itself.
  43. Thor – for the fast speeds he travels with.
  44. Tiburon – Spanish name meaning “shark.”
  45. Titan – for a horse who can’t be stopped.
  46. Trapper – great name for a fast horse.
  47. Wildebeest – after some of the biggest and fastest antelopes.
  48. Zevi – Israeli name meaning “deer.”
  49. Zippy – for a cute and funny horse.
  50. Zwi – Norse name meaning “gazelle.”

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Female Names for Fast Horses

female names for fast horses
  1. Arinya – Australian name for “kangaroo.”
  2. Arya – after the quick fighter from Game of Thrones.
  3. Aston – this is one of the fastest cars out there.
  4. Athena – after the Greek Goddess of war.
  5. Blitz – for a very cute and fast horse.
  6. Bonito – this is a very small and fast fish.
  7. Cha’risa – The Hopi name for a very fast one.
  8. Cheetah – this is the fastest animal on Earth!
  9. Chuchip – Hopi name meaning “deer.”
  10. Coyote – after the fast African wild dog.
  11. Danuta – Polish name meaning “deer.”
  12. Dorcas – Greek name meaning “gazelle.”
  13. Fanta – this is the fastest dog on Earth!
  14. Fawn – This is how you’d call a baby deer. 
  15. Filly – great name for a young female horse.
  16. Flash – because she’s fast like that!
  17. Gazelle – everyone knows gazelles are incredibly fast!
  18. Golden – after the Golden Eagle
  19. Harley – after the motorcycle brand.
  20. Hera – after the mother of Gods.
  21. Hummingbird – because these birds are incredibly fast!
  22. Huntress – a huntress moves quickly!
  23. Hurricane – the cool name for a fast horse!
  24. Jinx – great name for your fastest horse!
  25. Justice – badass name for a fast horse!
  26. Kanga – after the fast and cute kangaroos.
  27. Litonia – African name meaning “hummingbird.”
  28. Lulu – Native American name for a fast rabbit!
  29. Mite – did you know these mites can jump 322 body lengths per second?
  30. Namir – Afghani name meaning “swift.”
  31. Needletail – this is one of the fastest birds out there.
  32. Pengana – Australian name meaning “hawk.”
  33. Pigeon – very common birds, yet incredibly fast.
  34. Raven – amazing name for a black horse.
  35. Rebel – for a horse that will just run!
  36. Rima – Arabic name meaning “antelope.”
  37. Rocket – for the fastest horse out there!
  38. Sadira – Arabic name meaning “ostrich.”
  39. Shika – Chinese name meaning “deer.”
  40. Springbok – after the fastest African antelope.
  41. Sprint – maybe this is her favorite activity.
  42. Sweep – great name for a fast horse.
  43. Swift – for an incredibly swift horse!
  44. Tesla – after the amazing and fast cars.
  45. Usagi – Japanese name meaning “rabbit.”
  46. Vixen – for a cool and fast lady!
  47. Xena – after the mighty princess warrior!
  48. Yan – Chinese name for a fast one!
  49. Yutu – Miwok name meaning “hunter.”
  50. Zoom – because zooming is fast!

All names sounds great, right? I would love to name the fastest horse Nitro! Ooh, I also love Zwi for a boy. It’s so unique.

For girls, Litonia is beautiful. I love hummingbirds, so it’s perfect for me.

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