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The Essential List of Funny Chicken Names

Coming up with the perfect chicken names can be difficult, but we’ve made it easy with this epic list of funny chicken names!

When we came up with the first Essential List of Chicken Names, we had no idea how popular it would be! Since then our brilliant readers have given us hundreds of even more amazing chicken names to add to our list, so we’ve decided to make another! Welcome to part two, the Even More Essential List of Chicken Names!

We hope you’ll enjoy this list, and please do let us know if you pick any of these names for your birds!

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A chicken running across the road.

The Essential List of Funny Chicken Names

Cutesy and Clever Chicken Names

  • Chickadee
  • Chickaletta
  • Chickpea
  • Cluckles
  • Colonel Sanders
  • Eggbert
  • Flappy Bird
  • Heidi Plume
  • Little Foot
  • Peter Pecker
  • Rex/T-Rex
  • (Salmon)Ella
3 chicks standing outside.

Legendary Chicken Names

  • Chickira
  • David Beekam
  • Duke
  • Elvis
  • Fabio
  • Gregory Peck
  • Houdini
  • King
  • Punky Rooster
  • Princess
  • Rapunzel
  • Rocky or Cocky Balboa
  • Roo Hefner
  • Rooster Cogburn
  • Russell Crowe
  • Sophia LorHen
  • Wendy Bird
  • Vera Wing
  • Zelda
A yellow chick.

Couples Names for Chickens

  • Alexander and Cleopatra
  • Angel and Devil
  • Ben and Jerry
  • Beauty and Beast
  • Betty and Veronica
  • Bonnie and Clyde
  • Calvin and Hobbes
  • Flopsy and Mopsy
  • Fred and Ginger
  • Harry and Sally
  • Lavern and Shirley
  • Lenny and Squiggy
  • Lewis and Clark
  • Lucy and Ethel
  • Merry and Pippin
  • Ozzy and Harriet
  • Samson and Delilah
  • Sid and Nancy
  • Simon and Garfunkle
  • Sonny and Cher
  • Thelma and Louise
  • Timon and Pumba
  • Willow and Buffy
A chick standing in someones hands.

Rhyming Chicken Names

  • Bippity and Bopitty
  • Collette and Georgette
  • Dodger and Roger
  • Dottie and Spotty
  • Fifi and Gigi
  • Fluffanutter and Nutterbutter
  • Flopsy and Mopsy
  • Heckle and Jeckle
  • Itsy and Bitsy
  • Mango and Tango
  • Polly, Dolly, Lolly

Colorful Names for Chickens

  • Blondie
  • Buffy
  • Carmella
  • Charcoal
  • Creamsicle
  • Cocoa
  • Greene (eggs n ham)
  • Jet
  • Mocha
  • Red
  • Stormy
  • Sunshine
A baby chick.

Chicken Names from Nature

  • Blossom
  • Buttercup
  • Clover
  • Cricket
  • Dandelion
  • Dahlia
  • Daisy
  • Falcon
  • Hawk
  • Iris
  • Lilac
  • Lily
  • Marigold
  • Petunia
  • Poppy
  • Primrose
  • Rose
  • Thistle
  • Willow
  • Zinnia
Two chicks outside.

Musical Names for Chickens

  • Adele
  • Aretha
  • Banjo
  • Bell
  • Calypso
  • Canary
  • Cha Cha
  • Dylan
  • Jazz
  • Lola
  • Lyric
  • Lennon
  • Melody
  • Morrissey
  • Piper
  • Reba
  • Tango

Food Chicken Names

  • Alfredo
  • Barbi-Q
  • Broccoli
  • Chick Filet
  • Chicklet
  • Coq a Vin
  • Fajita
  • Finger- Lickin
  • General Tso
  • Ginger
  • Gumbo
  • Jamaican Jerk
  • Kung Pow
  • Oreo
  • Nutmeg
  • Pepper
  • Pesto
  • Pot Pie
  • Shake n’ Bake
  • Speidie
  • Tenders
  • Tikka
  • Waffle

Or check out these other Hilarious 50 Food Names for Chickens!

Yellow chicks in the grass.

Little Old Lady Names for Chickens

  • Bea
  • Bernadette
  • Betty
  • Bonnie
  • Clara
  • Gertie
  • Henrietta
  • Hetty
  • Josie
  • Lottie
  • Lucille
  • Lucy
  • Maisy
  • Martha
  • Ophelia
  • Odette
  • Queenie
  • Wanda

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Wednesday 20th of July 2022

I have Brad, Jen, Janet, Lucy, Ethel, Freckles, Freya, Athena, Nijhoni, Bling, Ruby, Lily, Chuckles, and Candy.


Saturday 14th of May 2022

We named our chickens after our no-longer-with-us grandmothers and their sisters: Betty, Gladys, Frances, Becky, Mary & Josephine.


Wednesday 4th of May 2022

Sophia and Dorothy (Orphington) Rose (Rhode Island) and Blanche (Wellsummer). Edna and Cruella (polish crested) Audrey and Shirley (silkies).

Beverly Forrester

Saturday 9th of May 2020

My neighbor got me a white Silky assuring me it was a pullet...I named her "Oprah," in my warped sense of humor, because even white "chicks" can be named Oprah too! Then I found it was a rooster so a quick rewrite and his name became Opie. He had his girlfriends, "Mama1" and "Mama2" which were Bar Rocks and "Red" was a Rhode Island Red. I loved my chickens! When I moved from Maine to North Dakota they were integrated into my neighbor's flock where Opie came from. They are living happily ever after.....The End

Debra Guski

Wednesday 25th of March 2020

We love our girls and 3 boys! We have named them Goldie, Stewart (Stew for short) Little Bit, Henrietta, Amelia, Sundance, Penny, Pearl and Teri (ayke). We just added 10 more to our flock. Their names are Zinia, Buttercup, Bluebell, Iris, Lilac, Lilly, Daisy, Rosie, Poppy and Blossom!

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