Types Of Boat Names
Types Of Boat Names

Are you in the market for a new boat or just looking to give your existing one a makeover? Whether your boat is a classic wooden yacht or a high-tech speedboat, having a good boat name can make a difference.

And there are endless possibilities when it comes to choosing the right name!

To make it easier, we’ve compiled a list of various types of boat names that you can use to inspire the perfect name for your vessel.

31 Types Of Boat Names To Inspire Your Boat Naming

Here are 31 types of boat names to help you get started with boat naming:

  1. Nature-inspired
  2. Mythological or Folklore
  3. Nautical Terms
  4. Historical Figures
  5. Geographical
  6. Names based on Colors
  7. Animal Names
  8. Flowers and Plants
  9. Music-themed
  10. Foods and Drinks
  11. Literature-based
  12. Pop Culture-themed
  13. Sports Team
  14. Abstract Concepts
  15. Personal Names
  16. Fantasy-based Names
  17. Personal Motto or Catchphrase
  18. Astrological
  19. Beach-themed
  20. Car-themed
  21. Words in Different Languages
  22. Religious Names
  23. Wordplay or Puns
  24. Family Names
  25. Classic Boat Names
  26. Places or Landmarks 
  27. Funny or Humorous Names
  28. Personal Traits or Characteristics
  29. Movie-inspired
  30. Cartoon Characters
  31. Sailing Lingo or Slang

With this list of types of boat names and ideas, you can easily come up with the perfect moniker for your vessel.

Pick one or mix and match from multiple types to come up with a truly unique name that reflects your style and personality!

Or take a look at the various list of boat names that we already have for you to choose from.

Happy Boat Naming!


Happy Sailing!