Horses have been a part of human history for over 10,000 years. In that time, they’ve helped humans in ways great and small.
They were used as war horses, draft horses to pull our wagons and carts, workhorses on farms and ranches.
But what about the names?
Many people choose biblical horse names for their beloved animal companions.
Male Biblical Horse Names
|Solomon||King David’s son.|
|Elijah||An Israelite prophet.|
|Samson||A legendary Israelite warrior|
|Boaz||A man who helped Ruth and Naomi.|
|Seth||Son of Adam and Eve.|
|Ezekiel||Strength of God in Hebrew.|
|Ezra||A prophet in the Old Testament.|
|Cyrus||A Persian prince in Hebrew.|
|Rueben||The eldest son of Leah and Jacob.|
|Scarlet||The great harlot.|
|Apollos||The destroyer in Greek.|
|Aaron||A teacher or a mentor in Hebrew.|
|Abijah||A king in the Bible.|
|Felix||Blessed in Latin.|
|Israel||May God reign in Hebrew.|
|Adriel||A follower of God.|
|Isaac||Son of Sarah and Abraham.|
|Shabbat||The Jewish version of Sabbath.|
|Josiah||King Amon’s son.|
|Barak||Thunder in Hebrew.|
|Asher||Happiness in Hebrew.|
|Caesar||An emperor in Greek.|
|Barabbas||A criminal in all four gospels of the Bible.|
|Thaddeus||Judas the Apostle in the Bible.|
|Zebedee||The gift of God.|
|Levi||Jacob’s third son.|
|Simon||Simon the Leper in the Gospel of Luke.|
|Adam||The first man God created.|
|Jared||The forefather of Noah in the Book of Genesis.|
|Charity||Dear in Latin.|
|Matthew||One of the twelve apostles in the Bible.|
|Goliath||A well-known giant in the Bible.|
|Abiel||God is my father in Hebrew.|
|David||A brave hero that defeated Goliath the giant.|
|Eli||Ascending in Hebrew.|
|Asa||A physician in Hebrew.|
|Ebenezer||A monument made of stone that was built by Samuel.|
|Meshach||A Jewish boy thrown into the fire by King Nebuchadnezzar.|
|Luke||The author of the New Testament’s third gospel.|
|Jacob||The father of Israel’s twelve tribes.|
|Abel||Breath in the Old Testament.|
|Hezekiah||The son of Ahaz in the Bible.|
|Abednego||Servant of Nebo in Akkadian.|
|Jethro||The father of Zipporah.|
|Noah||The builder of the ark.|
|Moses||Lead the Israelites out of Egypt in the Bible.|
|Rufus||A Cyrenian who helped carry the cross of Jesus Christ in the Book of Mark.|
|Gabriel||An angel of God.|
|Gideon||A warrior in the Book of Judges.|
|Bartholomew||Son that suspends the waters in Aramaic.|
|Caleb||A dog in Hebrew.|
|Ethan||Strong in Hebrew.|
|Abaddon||Destruction in Hebrew.|
|Micah||One of the twelve prophets of Tanakh.|
|Abihu||My father he is in Exodus 6:23.|
Female Biblical Horse Names
|Faith||To trust in Latin.|
A female roe-deer in Greek.
The house of Godin Hebrew.
Female master in Hebrew.
The wife of Jacob .
Was the wife of Isaac.
The woman who was baptized in Acts 16.
A Philistine who was bribed to entrap Samson.
A Canaanite who was married to Er.
The first-ever woman Christian missionary.
|Ariel||Altar in Hebrew.|
One of the twelve prophets of Tanakh.
Little girl in Arabic.
One of Lamech’s many wives.
The present of my father in Hebrew.
Persian King Ahasuerus’ Persian wife.
A little woman in Greek.
The religious and moral law in Hinduism.
Daughter of Leah and Jacob.
A woman that was healed by Jesus.
Opportunity in Hebrew.
A proselyte of Paul.
The mother of Jesus Christ.
Whole glory in Latin.
Which overturns in Latin.
Half a shekel in Hebrew.
The first woman God created.
King Ahab’s wife.
Joy in the Old Testament.
Ethiopian queen mentioned in the Book of Luke.
|Charity||Dear in Latin.|
The prophet in the Book of Jonah.
|Deborah||Bee in Hebrew.|
The heroine who killed Sisera to deliver Israel in the Hebrew Bible.
The second woman named in the Bible.
Merciful in Greek.
The liberation from the cycle of death and rebirth in Hinduism.
One that brings victory in Greek.
Paradise in the Book of Genesis.
The Persian King Ahasuerus’ first wife.
Darkness or Shadow.
God my judge in Hebrew.
My God is an oath in Hebrew.
Tranquil in Hebrew.
A town where Mary Magdalene grew up.
A female sheep in Hebrew.
The land of Israel.
Job’s second daughter.
The unmerited favor of God.
The wife of Abraham.
The name Naomi gave to herself after returning from Moab.
The Jewish version of Sabbath.
A servant of the church of Cenchreae.
The wife of Elkanah in the Bible.
The sister or Aaron and Moses.
Hopefully, this list has given you some inspiration for the naming of your horse.
If not, don’t worry! There are plenty more horse name ideas on roman horse names to choose from.