100+ Pink Fish Names From Sweet to Vibrant

Published March 24, 2021
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When it comes to naming your favorite finned friend, there are more names to choose from than there are actual fish in the sea. If you have a pretty pink swimmer, these pink fish names will fit him/her perfectly.

Pink Fish Names That Play on the Color

There are so many words that describe different hues and shades of pink. Consider using those words to name your fish.

  • Blush
  • Champagne
  • Magenta
  • Fuchsia
  • Ballerina
  • Thulian
  • Dusty
  • Rouge
  • Peachy
  • Mountbatten (color invented by Louis Mountbatten of the British Royal Navy in 1940)
  • Rosewood
  • Quince
  • Mauve
  • Azalea
100+ pink fish names

Use Nature as Inspiration

Pink isn't a color that comes to mind when we think of nature, but truly there is a lot of beauty in the natural world that owes much to the color pink.

  • Sunset
  • Sunrise
  • Sammy (salmon-colored fish)
  • Coral
  • Lychee
  • Garnet
  • Pom Pom (nickname for pomegranate)
  • Guava
  • Carnie (carnation)
  • Peony
  • Rhoda (rhododendron)
  • Tulip
  • Zinnia
  • Berry
  • Flamingo
  • Cherry Blossom
  • Rosie
  • Dahlia
  • Pitaya
  • Pink Lady (apple variation)
  • Shrimpie
  • Corabelle
  • Lily
  • Sweet Pea
  • Camellia
  • Lotus
  • Quartz
  • Radish
  • Melon
  • Gerry (geranium-colored fish)

Think Sweets

So many sweet and yummy creations come in the color pink. Use them for name inspiration for your sweet swimmy pet.

  • Taffy
  • Sprinkles
  • Cotton Candy
  • Frosting
  • Milkshake
  • Bubblegum
  • Crepe
  • Candy
  • Shortcake
  • Sorbet
  • Cookie
  • Candy Cane
  • Gumdrop
  • Rhubarb
  • Starburst
  • Lollipop
  • Slushie
  • Cupcake
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Pink Fish Names Giving a Nod to Pop Culture

Think of all the fun names that you can come up with using parts of pop culture. Tons of cartoon and animated characters come in the color pink.

  • Pink Panther
  • Barbie
  • Molly Ringwald (from the movie Pretty in Pink)
  • Piglet (Character in Winnie the Pooh)
  • Pinkie Pie (character on My Little Ponies)
  • Pinky (Pac Man character)
  • Babs (pink bunny from Tiny Toons)
  • Peppa (character from children's television show Peppa Pig)
  • Mew (Pokemon character)
  • Ms. Piggy (The Muppets)
  • Blossom (Powerpuff Girls)
  • Tickled Pink (character from Rainbow Brite)
  • Hello Kitty
  • Hamm (pig character in Toy Story)
  • Kirby (pink animated character in Nintendo game series)

Pink Around the World

The world pink in a different tongue makes for a unique and exotic name variation for your fish.

  • Arossa (Basque)
  • Bleikur (Icelandic)
  • Roz (Romanian)
  • Rosado (Spanish)
  • Pushti (Uzbek)
  • Pembe (Kurdish)
  • Akala (Hawaiian)
  • Piniki (Samoan)
  • Woz (Haitian/Creole)
  • Liab (Hmong)
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Funny Names for a Pink Pet Fish

There are so many funny pet names for fish, these ones will make you smile every time you see your swimmer.

  • Captain Hook
  • Jack Sparrow
  • Jada "Pink"ett Smith
  • Caviar
  • Scallywag
  • Salty Sarah

  • Sharkfin Sue

  • Lipstick

  • Carrie Fish-er

  • Harley Finn

  • Betta Midler

  • Swim Shady (Play on an Eminem song)

  • James Pond

  • Princess Pinksie

The Best Part About Naming a Fish

Unlike naming a purebred pup or a show horse, there are no rules when it comes to naming your fish. You can play off of their colors, breed, your personal likes and preferences and everything in between when it comes to naming fish. The only rule in fish naming is to have fun with it and decide on something that you love.

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100+ Pink Fish Names From Sweet to Vibrant