Top Donkey & Mule Names

Getting a donkey or mule can be such an amazing experience. That experience also goes into naming the Donkey which can be a lot of pressure to pick just one name. We go through many names and how to pick a name below hope you enjoy.

What Are Good Donkey Name?

Donkey is considered a pet and it’s like a trustworthy worker that you look after. All you have to do to get donkeys to work is give them a healthy environment. You must gain your donkey’s confidence before you can make him work, which requires you to bond with him.

Donkeys have been used as trustworthy workers in farming for years, but they are also silly and cute, like any other animal. When we adopt a donkey, the first thing that comes to mind is giving them appropriate names. It’s crucial to give your donkey a great name so that you can communicate with them.

We made this task easy for you and comes up with good and famous donkey names lists. Surely, these lists will assist you in making your decision.

Good Donkey Names

  • Nicolas
  • Rusty
  • Scooter
  • Thomas
  • Mike
  • Wanye
  • Alvin
  • Tootsie
  • Jason
  • Olive
  • Otto
  • Nestor
  • Tony
  • Orsan
  • Shrek
  • Riley
  • Logen
  • Dumpy
  • Sammy
  • Duncan
  • Romeo
  • Chick
  • Shaun
  • Opal
  • Ryker
  • Kylo
  • Oscar
  • Blanco
  • Luis
  • George
  • Marvin
  • Esteban

Boy Donkey Names

  • Nicole
  • Elvin
  • Nestor
  • Clooney
  • Willford
  • Smart
  • Browny
  • Gibson
  • Jassper
  • Honker
  • Sammy
  • George
  • Blazer
  • Officer
  • Poppins
  • Alex
  • Soul
  • Blakey
  • Mario
  • Sparkle
  • petal
  • Tucker
  • Nacho
  • Jill
  • Jacob
  • Wilber
  • Nestor

Cute Donkey Names

  • Kiki
  • Buddy
  • Jumper
  • Acc
  • Zeus
  • Dank
  • Sunny
  • Floosy
  • Zigy
  • Flin
  • Corwin
  • Pookey
  • Rio
  • Naster
  • Boris
  • Darwin
  • Milo
  • Zorro
  • Pickles
  • Peanut
  • Charmer
  • Lucky
  • Mavis

Girl Donkey Names

  • Mia
  • Promise
  • Lacey
  • Anna
  • Stella
  • Tiana
  • Yara
  • Zamora
  • Maycee
  • Clover
  • Desire
  • Jo
  • Zoe
  • Pearl
  • Aria
  • Sol
  • Sophie
  • Sasha
  • Mimi
  • Nova
  • Gracy
  • Sandra
  • Roxia
  • Aster
  • Meadow
  • Imprass
  • Vivian
  • Marcas
  • Juliet
  • Mochi
  • Dora
  • Lily
  • Skylar
  • Molly
  • Skydancer
  • Pamela
  • Minnie
  • Ladybird
  • Gianna
  • Hosanna
  • Carolina
  • Butterscotch
  • Delaney
  • Sublime

Funny Donkey Names

  • Bubba
  • Toro
  • Ninja
  • Lefty
  • Honk
  • Mac Daddy
  • Gizmo
  • Kicker
  • Gasston
  • Honkey (The Donkey)
  • Oreo
  • Dobby
  • Nobby
  • Wonky (The Donkey)
  • Fitbit
  • Poncho
  • Hassle
  • Dolorass
  • Hee-Haw
  • President
  • Mr. Donkey
  • Classy
  • Dumbo
  • Dilly
  • Murphy
  • Asspen
  • Priddy Polly
  • Murphy

Donkey Names In The Bible

Here is the list of donkey names with verses number which mentioned donkeys in Bible.

  • Isaiah (1:3)
  • Zechariah (9.9)
  • Judges (15:15-17)
  • Matthew (21:2)
  • Genesis (22:3)
  • Numbers (22:28-31)
  • Psalm (104:10-11)

Donkey/Mule Names Start With A

  • Aiden
  • Aaron
  • Ashley
  • Ajax
  • Alpine
  • Antonio
  • Arturo
  • Alejandro
  • Amigo
  • Aston
  • Andreass
  • Alberto
  • Ace
  • Alvin
  • Apple
  • Angel
  • Aston
  • Alfie
  • Archie
  • Athena
  • Apollo
  • Austyne

Donkey/Mule Names Starts With B

  • Bogart
  • Blazer
  • Bonner
  • Benji
  • Bob
  • Blue
  • Bentley
  • Birdie
  • Bagel
  • Bandit
  • Boronco
  • Burrito
  • Barney
  • Buckeye
  • Barney
  • Bimbo
  • Blossom
  • Brando
  • Bangle
  • Bimbo

Donkey/Mule Names Starts with D

  • Dallu
  • Diego
  • Domingo
  • Dudley
  • Droopy
  • Draco
  • Dumpy
  • Dice
  • Dylan
  • Duffy
  • Danner
  • Derry
  • Dynamite
  • Durby
  • Drummer
  • Dazzler
  • Dagny
  • Domino
  • Deeva
  • Dobbin
  • Denzo
  • Deilah
  • Dasher
  • Dave
  • Dank
  • Dancer
  • Daphne
  • Dazzler
  • Delta

Famous Donkey/Mule And Their Names (Description)

Gus: This stable donkey later travels to the United States with his owner after appearing in Walt Disney’s movie “Gus.” She is indeed a fantastic kicker.

Jasper: The fictional character Jasper the mule is well-known. That is a fictional or animated series rather than a specific film.

Benjamin: Benjamin first appeared in George Orwell’s novel Animal Farm. He is a highly intelligent donkey who is always considering his future and history.

Small One: Small One is a well-known donkey who first appeared in the 1978 Disney Animated Featurette released for Christmas. Small one is the youngest of the four donkey siblings depicted in the cartoon.

Number 7: In the 1970s television show Grizzly Adams, Number 7 played Mad Jack’s donkey.

Francis: Francis is a talking army mule who made his film debut in the 1950s. Molly, the mule who played Francis, was a well-trained and naturally intelligent animal. Molly was the first animal to receive the Picture Animal Top Star of the Year award in 1951, thanks to her outstanding performance in the film.

Conchita: If you love coffee, this is the perfect name for your Donkey. Columbian coffee is well-known around the world, and the brand “Juan Valdez” has been the face of the country’s coffee since 1958.

Conchita is the National Federation of Coffee Growers’ pet donkey who still follows his master around with two bags of coffee beans on his back.

Brighty: Brighty of the Grand Canyon (Simon & Shuster Children’s Publishing, 1991) was a true donkey and the sweet title character in Marguerite Henry’s children’s novel.

Eeyore: Eeyore is a popular donkey character from the children’s book “Winnie-the-Pooh,” who lives in the Hundred Acre Wood. Eeyore is a gloomy donkey who is one of Pooh’s best friends in the cartoon.

Pooh is seen attempting to cheer Eeyore up, but it is clear that Eeyore prefers his gloominess and appreciates pooh’s efforts.

Donkey: In the famous animated film Shrek, Donkey is a fictional character. Donkey is depicted as a chatty and upbeat person who finds shelter in Shrek’s backyard and ultimately becomes Shrek’s best friend and sidekick. The donkey can be seen joining Shrek in all of his activities in the entire film series, just as you would like your donkey to do.

Edward: He is the adorable donkey protagonist of Phillipe Dumas’s The Story of Edward, a French children’s book (Macmillan Publishing Co., 1977). This is one of Mom’s favorite children’s books of all time. Read it if you can find it. You’re going to love it!

Dickey, Jacquot, Tewfik, Florence, and Jenny: These were some of Queen Victoria’s donkeys. All of Queen Victoria’s childhood, she adored donkeys. Dickey, her first donkey, was given to her by her uncle when she was a small child. Donkeys pulled her carriage in her later years.

Jacquot, a donkey she saw pulling a peasant’s cart on the French Riviera, was her favorite. She haggled with the farmer herself and paid 200 francs for Jacquot. He was her servant for a long time.

Dominick: The Italian Christmas Donkey is the star of Lou Monte’s novelty album from the 1960s. In many Italian-American homes, it is still a Christmas favorite.

Nestor: The Long-Eared Christmas Donkey, is the little grey donkey who brings Mary to Bethlehem in our favorite long-running Christmastime TV special. The tale is told by a donkey called Spieltoe.



I have owned over 50 horses and currently own a small horse farm with 8 horses. I have competed on and off for over 25 years while doing mostly trail riding and cow sorting these days. I write these articles to help anyone out there if you love this article pin it to your Pinterest or Share on other social media platform. Thanks for visiting.

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