300+ Best LOTR Horse Names for Your Favorite Equine Friend

As an equestrian and a lord of the rings fan, then lotr horse names will most certainly pique your interest.

Finding a great name for your new equine friend can be overwhelming—especially when there are so many great names to choose from!

Well, I’ve got you covered. Here are some of my favorite horse names inspired by the classic fantasy series:

LOTR Horse Names for StallionsLOTR Horse Names for Mares
ArodBrego
ArrochLightfoot
AsfalothNazgul
Bill, the PonyRochallor
BumpkinRoheryn
Fatty LumpkinShadowfax (4)
FirefootSnowmane
FelarofStybba
HasufelWindfola
NaharWise-nose

Best 106 Lord of the Rings Inspired Horse Names

Fantasy movies and real-life events are some of the greatest inspirations for majestic horse names.

Lord of the Rings [1] is an epic medieval movie with supernatural wild horses. 

In this movie trilogy, you will notice powerful names for ghostlike creatures, far-fetched places like the Fangorn ancient forest, and the vast kingdom of Rohan.

A knight on a horse during a sunset

Here is my personal best list of inspired horse names from the Lord of The Rings trilogy.

  1. Albrand
  2. Aldhild
  3. Aragorn – Uraeus – A ranger of the North who was also the descendant of Isildur
  4. Arod – This was a greyish white horse given to Legolasby the Riders of Rohan in The Two Towers. It means “swift” in Hebrews.
  5. Arroch – Appeared in the First Age. It was the horse of Húrin Thalion
  6. Asfaloth – Glorfindel’s magnificent Andalusian stallion.
  7. Balddoina
  8. Baldwine
  9. Balin – A soldier
  10. Billy the Pony – Frodo Baggins and his companions bought Bill the wiser pony in Bree on their way to Rivendell
  11. Brego – Aragorn’s horse girl
  12. Bumpkin – One Merry Brandybuck wise pony rode at Crickhollow. Merry gave Bumpkin to the Hobbits to use on their journey to the tower of the rings
  13. Cynedis
  14. Déorlida
  15. Déorwara
  16. Dúndoina
  17. Dúnheort
  18. Dúnnere
  19. Dúnryth
  20. Éadgyth
  21. Éadleth
  22. Éadwyn
  23. Eahild
  24. Ealrun
  25. Elfmer
  26. Eóca
  27. Éorcanstan
  28. Eóred
  29. Éorhild
  30. Éorl
  31. Éornild
  32. Éorrith
  33. Eówyn
  34. Erkenbrand
  35. Erkenor
  36. Fatty Lumpkin – Fatty Lumpkin was another wise pony that Tom Bombadil rode
  37. Felarof – Eorl the young’s steed. He understood the speech of men and was the first of the Mearas.
  38. Firefoot – A Rohan horse ridden by Éomer
  39. Folchild
  40. Folclida
  41. Folcwena
  42. Folcwine – (Rohirrim name)
  43. Folheort
  44. Fréadan
  45. Fréaláf
  46. Fréanere
  47. Frumbrand – (Rohirrim name)
  48. Frumlid
  49. Fulfara
  50. Gamgrim
  51. Gamor
  52. Gandalf
  53. Gárbald – (Rohirrim name)
  54. Gárca
  55. Gárdred
  56. Gármer
  57. Gárwine
  58. Gárwine
  59. Gléowen
  60. Gnomish
  61. Godwell
  62. Godwyn
  63. Goldrid
  64. Grimdig
  65. Grimling
  66. Guthgar
  67. Guthhild
  68. Háhild
  69. Hasufel – One of the grey coat horses gifted to Aragorn, Legolas, and Gimli by Éomer to pursue the Uruk-hai. But Aragorn rode Hasufel.
  70. Héowena – Ideal for a grey horse
  71. Héowine
  72. Heruthain
  73. Heruwine
  74. Hobbit
  75. Holdcred
  76. Holdith
  77. Holdlid
  78. Holdred
  79. Holdwine – (Rohirrim name)
  80. Isengard
  81. Léofgyth
  82. Lightfoot –  (horse of Rohan)
  83. Maerrun
  84. Nahar – Nahar (from the Valarin Naechaerra) was the horse of the Vala Oromë
  85. Noldorin
  86. Peregrin
  87. Qeyna – Elvish horse
  88. Rochallor – The mighty horse of Fingolfin, High King of the Ñoldor.
  89. Rohan
  90. Roheryn – horse gifted to Aragorn by Arwen
  91. Sharp-Ears – (one of Merry’s ponies)
  92. Snowmane – Lightfoot’s foal. The mount of King Théoden rode Snowmane into the Battle of the Pelennor Fields.
  93. Stybba – Another wise pony given by Théoden to Merry Brandybuck.
  94. Swish-Tail – (one of Merry’s ponies)
  95. Théodhild
  96. Théodryth – Elvish Horse
  97. Théonild
  98. Théorith
  99. Théowyn
  100. Tidwen
  101. Tolkien – Elvish Horse
  1. White socks – One of the hobbits Ponies
  2. Windfola – Éowyn’s grey steed. 
  3. Wise-Nose – (one of Merry’s ponies)

Here is a cool video of names inspired by the lotr franchise.

@nomdeterre I tried to find some less well known ones, as well as the popular ones! #namelists #ocnames #babynameslist #dndnames #lotr #lordoftherings #fantasyaesthetic #babynames #fantasy #babynameideas ♬ The Shire: Concerning Hobbits (From Lord of the Rings) – San Fernando Symphonic Assembly

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94 LOTR Horse Names for Stallions

Horses from Middle Earth inspire this list of horse names for stallions. These are fun names for horses and many with a LOTR theme (thanks to Tolkien).

Find out which stallion name you should saddle up with on your next horseback adventure.

A silhouette of a knight on a horse under title lotr horse names

Here are 90+ names from the lord of the rings to consider for your silver Stallion or Appaloosa horses [2] at home.

  1. Albald – (Rohirrim name)
  2. Bilbo Baggins  – A hobbit
  3. Baldor
  4. Balor
  5. Bilbo
  6. Boromir
  7. Brytta
  8. Déorbrand – Ideal for a grey horse
  9. Déorgar
  10. Déorhelm
  11. Déornere
  12. Draugluin
  13. Dúnfara
  14. Dúnred
  15. Éadwine
  16. Elfhelm – (Rohirrim name)
  17. Elfmod – Ideal name for a silver stallion
  18. Elrond – Lord of Rivendell
  19. Eóca
  20. Éored
  21. Éothain
  22. Erkenbrand
  23. Erkenca
  24. Faramir – Soldier of Gondor
  25. Fastbald– (Rohirrim name)
  26. Fastgrim
  27. Fasthere
  28. Fenblod
  29. Folca
  30. Folcwine
  31. Foldig
  32. Folfara
  33. Folnere – (Rohirrim name)
  34. Foltor
  35. Frodo Baggins – Nephew to Bilbo Baggins
  36. Frumheort
  37. Frumhere – (Rohirrim name)
  38. Fuldor
  39. Fulfred
  40. Fulgar
  41. Fulwine
  42. Gamblod – (Rohirrim name)
  43. Gamda
  44. Gammund
  45. Gandalf
  46. Gárbald – (Rohirrim name)
  47. Gárman
  48. Gilli – A hobbit from Shire
  49. Gimli
  50. Gléoulf
  51. Gléowine
  52. Goldere
  53. Goldmód
  54. Gollum – The ring’s owner
  55. Gondor
  56. Gríma
  57. Grimblod
  58. Grimdred
  59. Guthláf – (Rohirrim name)
  60. Guthor
  61. Guthred
  62. Haleth
  63. Háling
  64. Háman – (Rohirrim name)
  65. Hámod
  66. Háor
  67. Héofred
  68. Herehelm
  69. Hereleth
  70. Herugar
  71. Heruleth
  72. Hobbit
  73. Holdred – (Rohirrim name)
  74. Isengard
  75. Legolas – An elf
  76. Léobrand
  77. Léofa
  78. Léofwine
  79. Léomod – (Rohirrim name)
  80. Peregrin
  81. Phantasmus
  82. Pippin
  83. Rohan
  84. Sam
  85. Saruman – A wizard and erstwhile. He was also the ruler of Isengard.
  86. Sauron
  87. Shadowfax – A mighty horse of Rohan. Also, the name of Gandalf’s horse
  88. Smeagol
  89. Strider
  90. Theoden
  91. Théoling – (Rohirrim name)
  92. Théomod
  93. Wídfara
  94. Wídhere

Check out this awesome video of shadowfax.

@pjhse23 Shadowfax #lotr #lordoftherings #tolkien #horse #movie #pjhse23 #fypシ ♬ Shadowfax – Paul

106 LOTR Horse Names for Mares

Choosing the perfect name for your mare can be overwhelming, primarily because of its beauty and gentle personality.

Luckily, you will get a few ideas and names to give your mare after watching Peter Jackson’s Lord of the Rings Trilogy.

A white horse in a barn under title lotr horse names

Below are the perfect names to give your gentle giant [3], inspired by the lotr movie.

  1. Aldnild
  2. Aldor– (Rohirrim name)
  3. Aldwen
  4. Aldwena
  5. Angelica – Messenger of God
  6. Aredhel
  7. Arien
  8. Arwen – A half-elf
  9. Baldgyth
  10. Balhere – (Rohirrim name)
  11. Belladonna
  12. Berylla
  13. Carda
  14. Ceolrid
  15. Daisy – Sister to Halfred and Hamson
  16. Déor – (Rohirrim name)
  17. Déorgyth
  18. Dernburh
  19. Dory – Gift from God
  20. Dúnwyn
  21. Eaddoina
  22. Eadhild
  23. Éadig – (Rohirrim name)
  24. Éadlid
  25. Éadmer – (Rohirrim name)
  26. Eadnild
  27. Eahild
  28. Eahild
  29. Eallid
  30. Elanor – Ideal for a grey horse
  31. Elfere – (Rohirrim name)
  32. Elfheort
  33. Elflid
  34. Elwing
  35. Éohere – (Rohirrim name)
  36. Éorwara
  37. Eowyn
  38. Eówyn
  39. Ephel
  40. Fasttor – (Rohirrim name)
  41. Fencanstan – ideal for a grey horse
  42. Fengel
  43. Fenthain – (Mighty horse name in Rohirrim)
  44. Frumbald
  45. Frumdis
  46. Frumheort
  47. Frumwell
  48. Fulbald– (Rohirrim name)
  49. Fulgar
  50. Galadriel
  51. Gamgar – (Mighty horse name in Rohirrim)
  52. Gamhild
  53. Gamith
  54. Gamnild
  55. Gamwell
  56. Gárblod
  57. Gilraen
  58. Gléobeam – (Rohirrim name)
  59. Gléomund – (Mighty horse name in Rohirrim)
  60. Gléorun
  61. Goldberry
  62. Goldhild
  63. Guthhild
  64. Guthlid
  65. Háith
  66. Haleth
  67. Héorith
  68. Héorun
  69. Hereblod
  70. Herehild
  71. Herelith
  72. Hererith
  73. Herufred
  74. Herugyth
  75. Herulith
  76. Herumod
  77. Heruwen
  78. Hild
  79. Holdor
  80. Idril
  81. Lava
  82. Léofred – (Mighty horse name in Rohirrim)
  83. Leofrid
  84. Léofwine
  85. Liv
  86. Lothiriel
  87. Maetdis
  88. Maetlith
  89. Melian
  90. Morwen
  91. Nerdanel
  92. Nienor
  93. Rian
  94. Saeith
  95. Shelob
  96. Somerhild
  97. Somerri
  98. Tauriel
  99. Théodwyn
  100. Théolida
  101. Théorun
  102. Ungoliant
  103. Waerryth
  104. Waerwyn
  105. Wídwell
  106. Yavanna

 FAQs

What is the name of Frodo Baggins horse?

Bill the wiser Pony.

What is the horse name of Lord of the Rings?

Arod, Bill the wiser Pony, Hasufel, Shadowfax, Snowmane, and the elven horse Asfaloth are the most featured horses in Peter Jackson’s Lord of the Rings movie.

What is Arwen’s horse’s name?

Asfaloth

What was the name of Eowyn’s horse?

Windfola was the grey Rohirrim horse that Éowyn rode during the War of the Ring.

Conclusion

Finding the precise name for your mighty silver stallion or mare can be overwhelming.

Luckily, you have several different places to get inspiration. Nowadays, movies and novels are the most common places to get great horse names.

Peter Jackson’s Lord of The Rings trilogy is one ideal movie with fun, engaging, and unique horse names. These names are perfect for your horse.

Luckily, this article has looked at horse names lord of the rings.

white horse galloping

What are your favorite horse names from LOTR? Please share below!

References

1. Tolkien J. Guide to the Names in the Lord of the Rings. http://www.tolkien.ro/text/JRR%20Tolkien%20-%20Guide%20to%20the%20Names%20in%20The%20Lord%20of%20the%20Rings.pdf

2. Stone L. Appaloosa Horses. Britannica Digital Learning; 2013. Accessed May 23, 2022. https://books.google.com/books?hl=en&lr=&id=dS-dAAAAQBAJ&oi=fnd&pg=PA4&dq=appaloosa+horses&ots=nd5SpOTLQI&sig=6Y6lzkA-j8fYkmp8hYTammv2j9w

3. Mare – an overview | ScienceDirect Topics. www.sciencedirect.com. https://www.sciencedirect.com/topics/biochemistry-genetics-and-molecular-biology/mare

4. C M. Lord Of The Rings: What Is The Origin Story Of Shadowfax “The Lord Of All Horses”?. Game Rant. Published August 22, 2021. Accessed May 23, 2022. https://gamerant.com/lotr-shadowfax-lord-horses-origin-story/

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