Barn owls are among the most beautiful barn animals, and they make wonderful pets.
They have a lot of personalities and can be very affectionate with their humans.
One thing you’ll need to decide is what name to give it!
Whether this barn owl will live indoors or outdoors doesn’t matter – both barns have plenty of options for barn owl names.
We’ve compiled a list of over 60 barn owl names that are perfect for your new pet!
Old English Names for Barn Owls
- Billy Whit
- Jenny Howlet
- Farmer’s Friend
- Billy Wise
- Barnyard Owl
- Ghost Owl
- Church Owl
- Screaming Owl
- Hobgoblin Owl
- Night Owl
- Madge Howlett
- Stone Owl
- Yellow Owl
- Common Owl
- Billy Wix
- Hobby Owl
- Hissing Owl
- Screech Owl
- Scritch Owl
- Cave Owl
- Delicate Owl
- Golden Owl
- Silver Owl
- Straw Owl
- Death Owl
- Demon Owl
- Dobby Owl
- White Breasted Owl
- White Owl
- Monkey-faced Owl
- White Hootlet
- Rat Owl
Barn Owl Latin Names
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Famous Barn Owl Names
(Greek origin) meaning “rose”
(English origin) means “a nobleman”
the name for owls in Ecuador
is the name of a DC Comics superhero
the name of a video game
The title character of the American graphic novel series
the owl manifestation of the Goblin King in the ‘Labyrinth’
the name of a creature in ‘Dungeons & Dragons’
(English origin) means “to scream”
(Germanic origin) meaning “warrior in war”.
(English origin) meaning “small”
the name of the icon of the US Forest Service
(Greek origin) meaning “interpreter”
In ‘Happily Ever After’, Scowl was a sarcastic owl.
(Latin origin) meaning “night”
The name of an owl in C. S. Lewis’s ‘Chronicles of Narnia’
(Norse origin) meaning “miracle”.
(Greek origin) means “master planner” and was the name of Merlin’s owl.
(Scandinavian origin) meaning “strict”
There are so many barn owl names to choose from! It can be tough narrowing down which one is the perfect fit for your feathered friend.
But don’t worry, we also have a list of over 40 baby owl names that you and your family will enjoy perusing until you find just the right name.
Just pick up some scratch paper and go through this list with pen in hand before deciding on which one seems most fitting for your new pet.
Which of these barn owl names do you think would suit yours?