350+ Ideal Tan Horse Names for Brown Horses (Stallions & Mares)

Tan horses are the most common color horse, but coming up with the perfect name for tan ones can be difficult.

Light brown, dark brown, and even chocolate-colored horses all come in various hues of tan. (lots of repetition of the word horse here)

However, you can rest assured that this list will undoubtedly assist you in finding the best moniker for your tan charger.

No worries, if you don’t have time to read through the entire list, here’s a sneak peek at a few of our favorite names for your lovely tan horse.

Tan Horse Names For  StallionsTan Horse Names For  Mares
BraunBella
CiscoDove
DeputyFawn
GuinnessMalia
HeathOrelia
OlympianOpal
PrinceRose
ScoutTerra
TexVanilla
WarriorZahra

Also Check: Horse Food Names

77 Tan Horse Names for Stallions

tan horses eating

The endurance and power of a tan male horse demand a strong name. Here are some strong stallion names ranging from dark brown to light brown mounts.

  1. Baron
  2. Beau
  3. Bister
  4. Blaze
  5. Bock
  6. Bolt
  7. Bosco
  8. Braun
  9. Bronco
  10. Buck
  11. Bud
  12. Buff
  13. Buster
  14. Captain
  15. Champion
  16. Charlie
  17. Chief
  18. Chip
  19. Chopper
  20. Cappuccino
  21. Cisco
  22. Clayton
  23. Deputy
  24. Diesel
  25. Dragon
  26. Klopp
  27. Duke
  28. Dusty
  29. Falcon
  30. Foxtrot
  31. Gizmo
  32. Guinness
  33. Hawk
  34. Heath
  35. Hennessy
  36. Hercules
  37. Hero
  38. Hoof
  39. King
  40. Klip
  41. Klopp
  42. Lincoln
  43. Magnus
  44. Maverick
  45. Maximus (Max)
  46. Moose
  47. Mr. Ed
  48. Mustard
  49. Oakley
  50. Olympian
  51. Percival
  52. Picasso
  53. Prince
  54. Rocket
  55. Romeo
  56. Rosco
  57. Rusty
  58. Samson
  59. Sarge
  60. Scout
  61. Sheriff
  62. Sig
  63. Steeltoe
  64. Sunny
  65. Tank
  66. Tanner
  67. Teak
  68. Tenner
  69. Tex
  70. Texas
  71. Thor
  72. Treasure
  73. Warrior
  74. Wheaton
  75. Wilbur
  76. Woody
  77. Zeus

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85 Tan Horse Names for Mares

horse mare bonding

Tan mares are gorgeous horses, and they deserve a name that complements their appearance and disposition. Consider these lovely names for female tan equines.

  1. Adeline
  2. Adella
  3. Arizona
  4. Aurelia
  5. Aurora
  6. Beauty
  7. Bella
  8. Belle
  9. Brienne
  10. Brina
  11. Brooklyn
  12. Buffy
  13. Camella
  14. Carolina
  15. Celeste
  16. Cherish
  17. Cheyenne
  18. Clove
  19. Clover
  20. Cookie
  21. Cora
  22. Dahlia
  23. Dancer
  24. Dandelion
  25. Dawn
  26. Desert Rose
  27. Divina
  28. Doodle
  29. Dove
  30. Estelle
  31. Evie
  32. Fawn
  33. Faye
  34. Flicka
  35. Flower
  36. Glimmer
  37. Glitter
  38. Grace
  39. Gypsy
  40. Hazel
  41. Henna
  42. Holly
  43. Isla
  44. Ivory
  45. Jasmine
  46. Juliet
  47. Lady
  48. Lassie
  49. Madeleine
  50. Magnolia
  51. Malia
  52. Manila
  53. Margarita
  54. Marmalade
  55. Meadow
  56. Merlot
  57. Mrs. Butterworth
  58. Nina
  59. Olive
  60. Olympia
  61. Opal
  62. Orelia
  63. Poppy
  64. Princess
  65. Rose
  66. Ruby
  67. Sadie
  68. Sahara
  69. Savannah
  70. Scarlet
  71. Sepia
  72. Sienna
  73. Sierra
  74. Sparkle
  75. Summer
  76. Tawny
  77. Terra
  78. Twila
  79. Valentine
  80. Vanilla
  81. Velvet
  82. Winnie
  83. Zahra
  84. Zehavi
  85. Zenica

227 Ideal Names for Tan Horses

They come in various appealing colors, so there are many names to pick from. Check out these ideal ones below.

  1. Acorn
  2. Almond
  3. Amaretto
  4. Amber
  5. Amour
  6. Apple
  7. Applesauce
  8. Apricot
  9. Auburn
  10. Autumn
  11. Annie
  12. Bacardi
  13. Bagel
  14. Bailey
  15. Bambi
  16. Bamboo
  17. Barley
  18. Bean
  19. Bear
  20. Beaver
  21. Biscotti
  22. Biscuit
  23. Bisou
  24. Blondie
  25. Bonbon
  26. Boom
  27. Brandy
  28. Bread n’ Butter
  29. Brilliant
  30. Brioche
  31. Bronze
  32. Bronzer
  33. Brown Sugar
  34. Brownie
  35. Brun
  36. Buckeye
  37. Buckwheat
  38. Bullet
  39. Bullseye
  40. Buddy
  41. Bun
  42. Butter
  43. Buttercup
  44. Buttermilk
  45. Butternut
  46. Butterscotch
  47. Bell
  48. Cadbury
  49. Calypso
  50. Cannoli
  51. Cappuccino
  52. Caramel
  53. CarroChocoow
  54. Cayenne
  55. Chai
  56. Champagne
  57. Charmer
  58. Checker
  59. Cheerio
  60. Chestnut
  61. Chewbacca
  62. Chewy
  63. Chili
  64. Chipmunk
  65. Choco
  66. Chocolate
  67. Chocolate Chip
  68. Chocolate Milk
  69. Chowder
  70. Churro
  71. Cider
  72. Cinnamon
  73. Clay
  74. Cobb
  75. Cocoa
  76. Coffee
  77. Cognac
  78. Cola
  79. Cookie
  80. Comet
  81. Copper
  82. Coppertone
  83. Cork
  84. Cosmo
  85. Cody
  86. Cream
  87. Croissant
  88. Crown Royal
  89. Cupcake
  90. Custard
  91. Daffodil
  92. Desert Sand
  93. Donut
  94. Dumpling
  95. Espresso
  96. Ewok
  97. Fallow
  98. Fierce
  99. Firefly
  100. Flan
  101. Flare
  102. Flax
  103. Fleck
  104. Fancy
  105. Fuzzy
  106. French Fry
  107. French Toast
  108. Fudge
  109. Ginger
  110. Gingerbread
  111. Glory
  112. Golden
  113. Goldie
  114. Graham
  115. Grits
  116. Gypsy
  117. Grizzly
  118. Hazelnut
  119. Hershey
  120. Hickory
  121. Honey
  122. Horsepower
  123. Java
  124. Kahlua
  125. Karat
  126. Khaki
  127. KitKat
  128. Kiwi
  129. Kodiak
  130. Lucky
  131. Lacey
  132. Lucy
  133. Magic
  134. Mahogany
  135. Malibu
  136. Maple
  137. Marron
  138. Milky Way
  139. Miso
  140. Mocha
  141. Molasses
  142. Monkey
  143. Mouse
  144. Mousse
  145. Magic
  146. Mudd
  147. Muffin
  148. Mystic
  149. Nacho
  150. Nestle
  151. Nougat
  152. Nugget
  153. Nutella
  154. Nutmeg
  155. Oak
  156. Oatmeal
  157. Ochre
  158. Odyssey
  159. Owl
  160. Parfait
  161. Patch
  162. Peach
  163. Peanut
  164. Peanut Butter
  165. Pecan
  166. Penny
  167. Pepper
  168. Pepsi
  169. Pine
  170. Pinecone
  171. Popcorn
  172. Pretzel
  173. Pumpernickel
  174. Pumpkin
  175. Raisin
  176. Robin
  177. Rogue
  178. Rollo
  179. Roo
  180. Root Beer
  181. Rusty
  182. Sandcastle
  183. Sandstorm
  184. Sandy
  185. Saturn
  186. Scoob
  187. Secret
  188. Sesame
  189. Snicker
  190. Sourdough
  191. Spatter
  192. Speck
  193. Spirit
  194. Splotch
  195. Squash
  196. Stipple
  197. Stout
  198. Sugar
  199. Star
  200. Sunrise
  201. Sundance
  202. Sunkist
  203. Sunshine
  204. Suntan
  205. Taffy
  206. Talon
  207. Tazo
  208. Teddy
  209. Tequila
  210. Tigger
  211. Timber
  212. Toast
  213. Toffee
  214. Tofu
  215. Tootsie
  216. Topaz
  217. Truffle
  218. Turbo
  219. Tuscan
  220. Teddy
  221. Twinkie
  222. Tucker
  223. Waffle
  224. Walnut
  225. Whiskey
  226. White Chocolate
  227. Yarrow

How To Choose The Best Tan Horse Name?

horse neighing to the air

Unless the name sounds easy, you should attempt to keep it under 18 characters while naming your horse. This will make training your horse easier because they will be more aware of their name.

If you want to race your horse or enter it in contests, read the horse name guidelines first. This will make deciding on a name for your horse much easier.

For a friendly name for your horse, you can also solicit the help of your friends and relatives.

You don’t have to name them after their tan color, but if you discover the right one, you should.

Moreover, if you’re having trouble naming your horse, consider spending some alone time with them to see if anything about their personality stands out.

Try out some famous horse names you like from books, history, and even movies. These are the most common names, but you can find one that appeals to you.

Most Popular Tan Horses Names

Some tan horses are more well-known than others, and you may wish to name yours after one of them.

The most well-known tan horses are listed here.

  • Sergeant Reckless
  • Trigger
  • Spirit
  • Man o’ war

FAQs

What Do You Name a Beige Horse?

Some names are simply easy on the ear and glide off the tongue. The following are just a few of these great names.

1. Blanca
2. Chantilly
3. Rapunzel
4. Tessoro
5. Orianna
6. Daffodil
7. Sand Dollar
8. Custard
9. Honeybunch
10. Nutter Butter

What’s a Good Name for a Tan Horse?

I know you’ll be inspired by the color of your new foal’s coat when it’s time to name him, so you have a wide range to choose from. However, some of the super tan horse names are

1. Twenty
2. Hershey
3. Penny
4. Merlot
5. Mars
6. Rusty
7. Copper
8. Scarlette
9. Burgundy
10. Whiskey

Conclusion

So there you have it, a few names to help get your creative juices flowing the next time you’re looking for the perfect moniker for your new equine friend.

I hope you enjoy watching your tan horse run free across the fields (or in the show ring) with their perfectly fitting name.

tan horse casually eating

Do you have any other favorite tan horse names? Let us know in the comments below!

Resources

  • 1. What’s in a (Horse) Name? No More Than 18 Characters [Internet]. Mental Floss. 2014 [cited 2022 Apr 22]. Available from: https://www.mentalfloss.com/article/21585/whats-horse-name-no-more-18-characters
  • 2. Maranzani B. 8 Facts About Secretariat [Internet]. HISTORY. Available from: https://www.history.com/news/secretariat-facts-racehorse
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