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100+ Lovebird Names: Ideas for Affectionate & Adorning Birds

Nicole Cosgrove

If you are looking for an adorably charming pet – you might find yourself drawn to some breed of avian. One might particularly stand out to you because of their precious name and cuddly behaviors. Of course, we’re talking about lovebirds! These feathered friends paint an image of sweet romance and the comfort of companionship. They’re perfectly polite, with warm and affectionate personalities who bring a sense of joy to any space they live in. It’s no wonder you’ve decided on such a unique and endearing pet! 

There are a number of things you’ve done to prepare for your new friend (or friends!). You’ve stocked up on nutritious feed and decorated their cage with toys and fun activities. The final thing to do is choose a name. Selecting one suitable for your lovebird could be as simple as finding inspiration in their coloring or personality traits. Whatever you’re searching for, we are sure that you will find it here! 

Below we have superb pet names for lovebird, including suggestions for males, females, and pairs. Ideas for cute and funny lovebirds, and even a few of our favorite food names and translations that double as adorable lovebird names. 

So cuddle up and enjoy your name journey! 


Female Lovebird Names

  • Zella 
  • Umbra 
  • Adorna 
  • Sweety 
  • Lovely 
  • Luna
  • Harley 
  • Skye
  • Angel 
  • Perdie 

Male Lovebird Names 

  • Fender 
  • Jerry 
  • Flutter 
  • Whistler 
  • Tango 
  • Paulie 
  • Sparkie 
  • Cash 
  • Echo 
  • Puff 

peach-faces lovebirds
Image Credit: Lucky Business, Shutterstock

Pair Names for Lovebirds

Lovebirds simply sound like a pet that you should adopt in pairs. One without another seems incomplete, although they will be perfectly content living on their own! If you’ve been lucky enough to adopt two lovebirds, you’ve been given a rare opportunity! What better way to honor this desirable double than to give them a name inspired by a dynamic duo. Here are the best iconic pair names we could find. Each fits together flawlessly and would be excellent names for lovebird pairs. 

  • Bonnie & Clyde 
  • Chantilly & Lace 
  • Peanut & Butters 
  • Barbie & Ken 
  • Aston & Martin 
  • Lilo & Stitch 
  • Babe & Ruth 
  • Beauty & Beast 
  • Yin & Yang 
  • Chip & Dale 
  • Alpha & Beta 
  • Penn & Teller 
  • Ben & Jerry
  • Thelma & Louise 
  • Jack & Jill 
  • Bow & Arrow 

Cute Lovebird Names 

Choosing a cute name for lovebirds is always a safe bet. Chances are that your bird is going to suit almost every name you consider selecting from this list because they are just that dang adorable. Naturally, we thought to compile the ones we found most fitting for lovebirds but hope that if you don’t find the right one, you are inspired to find or create your own! 

  • Kissy 
  • Moko 
  • Bubbles 
  • Ziggy 
  • Darling 
  • Bingo 
  • Goldie 
  • Wilbur 
  • Chirpy
  • Skittles 
  • Hootie 
  • Pinky 
  • Tilda 
  • Tiki 
  • Peewee

Peach-faced Lovebirds
Image Credit: Marianna, Flickr

Cool Lovebird Names 

Looking for a name thats bold – something with a little edge? Well, cool lovebird names are just that. If you have a cheeky bird, try these interesting names on for size. You might be surprised how trendy and chic they are. 

  • Duke 
  •  Vadar 
  • Cyclops 
  • Elvis 
  • Comet 
  • Zero 
  • Potts 
  • Nero 
  • Snoop 
  • Griffin 
  • Pilot 
  • Gesper 
  • Talon 
  • Orville 
  • Hendrix 
  • Cherab 

Funny Lovebird Names 

Each bird that you encounter surely will differ in its personality traits. While lovebirds are not generally pranksters, comedians or clowns, there’s a chance that you’ve landed yourself one who expresses themselves in the most hilarious of ways. For these silly birds, we suggest a funny lovebird name. Perhaps your new addition is regal and poised where a punny lovebird name, ironic lovebird name or sarcastic lovebird name would be more desirable. All the while keeping it respectful of course! Either way, these suggestions are a playful and great way of sharing a light sense of humor with your beloved pet. 

  • Stephen Squawking 
  • Meryl Cheep
  • The God Feather 
  • Wingman 
  • Polly Parton 
  • Feather Flocklear
  • Polly
  • Chandler Wing 
  • Egghead 
  • Parrot Hilton 
  • Chick Jagger 
  • Quackie Chan 

Image Credit: Maurizio Napolitano, Flickr

Lovebird in Other Languages 

English names for lovebirds might just be limitless, and will be in the eye of the owner. If you are looking to change it up, have a completely unique and fun name for your bird, we suggest you test out a few in other languages. Here we have included the direct translation of lovebirds in a few of our favorite. if you don ‘t find yours on the list – we encourage you to look it up and make it your own! Thats the beauty of choosing your own name! 

  • Agapornis | Croatian 
  • Yeu Chim | Vietnamese 
  • Evindar | Kurdish 
  • Yingwu | Chinese 
  • Amante | Galician 
  • Amiko | Esperanto 
  • Periquito | Spanish 
  • Eun Gaoil | Scots Gaelic

Food Names for Lovebirds

Food is a universal love language. There is something comforting, exciting and beautiful about different ingredients and dishes. Most of all, it’s something that everyone enjoys one way or another. We think this category is full of delightful name oppertunities that allow us express our appreciation for food through our love for our pets. We could include all types of foods, but our list would never end! Below are the top rated food names for lovebirds and you might even find yourself inspired to choose your favorite dish we missed! 

  • Kale 
  • Lemon 
  • Dijon 
  • Marshmello 
  • Jelly 
  • Peaches 
  • Falafel 
  • Alfelfa 
  • Sprout 
  • Chip 
  • Tofu 
  • Bacon 
  • Wasabi
  • Rueben 
  • Olive 
  • Spud 
  • Nugget 
  • Peanut 
  • Tater 
  • Tortellini
  • Fig 

Image: Pixabay

Names for Lovebirds Inspired by Colors & Markings 

The color combination possibilities you will see in these iconicly beautiful birds are rich in some cases, muted and soft in others. Each will have their own distinct markings that may set them apart. If you are intrigued by their appearance, one of these gorgeous lovebird color names is a great place to start looking for a name. 

  • River 
  • Cheeks 
  • Rowan 
  • Indigo 
  • Fluffy 
  • Celeste 
  • Maple 
  • Sunny 
  • Jade 
  • Buzz 
  • Blaze 
  • Fleck 
  • Vert 
  • Bedhead
  • Ocean 
  • Spark
  • Speckle 
  • Cherry 
  • Smokey 
  • Emerld 
  • Bangs 
  • Mohawk 
  • Violet 
  • Blush 
  • Coral 

Bonus – Famous Lovebirds 

Finally, we land on our last category – famous lovebirds! While each of these characters may not be a “lovebird” so to speak, they each are of avian decent and iconic in their own way. 

  • Flit 
  • Zazu 
  • Mr Ping 
  • Daisy 
  • Plucky 
  • Tweety 
  • Nigel 
  • Pidgeot
  • Donald 
  • Daffy 
  • Jewel 
  • Diablo 
  • Woody 
  • Iago 


Finding the Right Name for Your Lovebird

There you have it – a list of names any lovebird would be flighty over. Despite there being all types of lovebirds, we found that these were great suggestions for all colors, personalities and other individual traits your mini parrot may have. At the end of the day – you might even end up with a silly or cute nickname that comes more naturally to you. 

We hope that you’ve enjoyed our lovebird name selection and ultimately found a perfect match for your new feathered friend. 

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Nicole Cosgrove

Nicole is the proud mom of Baby, a Burmese cat and Rosa, a New Zealand Huntaway. A Canadian expat, Nicole now lives on a lush forest property with her Kiwi husband in New Zealand. She has a strong love for all animals of all shapes and sizes (and particularly loves a good interspecies friendship) and wants to share her animal knowledge and other experts' knowledge with pet lovers across the globe.