This is a list of horse names that are most popular in the UK.
There are over 200 British horse names on this list and this article will give you all sorts of ideas for naming your new favorite pet horse.
In addition to these English horse names, we have also compiled a list of British racehorse names and the best horse name ideas for both mares and geldings/stallions.
Here are the best British horse names to give you inspiration in naming your new pet horse!
Male British Horse Names
Female British Horse Names
British Racehorse Names
Horse racing is a popular sport in the UK and bettors even give names to their bets! Check these name ideas out for your future racehorse.
British Male Racehorse Names
|Midnight||Perfect for a horse who has a coat as dark as midnight|
|Felix||Felix means happy or lucky|
|Beau||Short for beautiful|
|Champion||Is he a winner – this name could be perfect for him|
|Barley||A perfect name for a light brown coloured horse|
|Prince Charming||For a gentleman through and through|
|Albatross||Just like the albatross, this horse can go for miles|
|Apple||Name after the famous fruit|
|Colonel||For the one who calls the shots|
|Ace||Because he’s just the best!|
|Charlie||Common English names|
|Washington||this name holds power and grace|
|King||Fit for a king|
|Bailey||Bailey means bailiff/steward|
|Alfie||Is he a bit of a ladies man?|
|President||For a horse who runs the place|
|Jack||For a horse that is a jack of all trades|
|Bandit||Is he a bit cheeky?|
|Braveheart||Only for the brave!|
British Female Racehorse Names
|Bonnie||Perfect for a cheeky missy|
|Lady||For a horse who is just the perfect little lady|
|Athena||Athena is the Goddess of War|
|Rosemary||A fragrant evergreen herb|
|Lovely||Is she just the nicest horse ever?|
|Asia||Lively and the rising sun|
|Dreamer ||Perfect for your pet horse who always sleeps|
|Honey||As sweet as honey|
|Misty||Lovely name for a grey horse|
|Luna||Luna (goddess) is the divine embodiment of the Moon|
|Rusty ||Perfect name for a chestnut coloured horse|
|Coco||Perfect for a darker coloured horse|
|Willow||Willow means slender and graceful|
|Lily||Named after the beautiful flower|
|Annie||English origin meaning grace|
|Sunshine||The horse that brightens up everyone’s day|
|Star||The one who shines the brightest|
|Whisper||Perfect for a quieter/shy horse|
|Daisy||Again, named after the sweet flower|
|Magic||Is she perfect and almost ethereal looking?|
Well, we hope you found a horse name that suits your fancy and is the perfect fit for your new four-legged friend.
Whether you’re looking for names like Charlie or Shirley, there are plenty of options to choose from in this list. Other than that, we have a list of famous racehorse names that you could also check out for more name ideas.
Which one is your favorite? Let us know in the comment box below