Top Ten Coolest Pokemon Names


The Top Ten

1 Umbreon Umbreon

Wow this is the most swag pokemon I have ever seen in my life. I'm not much of a pokemon fan but now I love it!

A total ace in the anime, it looks really cool, and its pretty strong.

I think of it as a cross between the latin word umbra which means shadow and the word neon cause of his neon rings

Coolest name for sure. Although I nickname mine after Hammurabi, because of the synchronize ability. "An eye for an eye; a tooth for a tooth."

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2 Spiritomb Spiritomb

His name is legit awesome

Its just spirit + tomb combined... - PokemonGOSucks

3 Absol Absol Absol is a fictional creature in the Pokémon franchise. It was first introduced in Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire.

Beautiful but intimidating.

Absolute is one if the best Pokémon names ever


4 Dragonite Dragonite Dragonite is a character from the Pokémon franchise by Nintendo. It is a dragon and flying type Pokémon created in the first generation of Pokémon. It is a Pseudo Legendary Pokémon.
5 Rotom Rotom

It's just Motor backwards... - PokemonGOSucks

Sc-rotom is a pretty funny nickname

I just noticed that Rotom is Motor. BUT BACKWARDS! 😱

6 Aegislash Aegislash Aegislash is a fictional creature in the Pokemon Franchise. Introduced in Gen 6, it is a Steel/Ghost Pokemon. It is the evolved form of Doublade, and the final evolve form of Honedge. Classified as the Royal Sword Pokemon, it is said to detect innate qualities of leadership. According to legend, anyone more.

Aegislash sounds like the name for a legendary knight.

Say "aegislash". It just sounds so cool!

The others (most) are pretty boring like charizard and greninja

This would be cool... IF YOU COULD PRONOUNCE IT.

7 Greninja Greninja Greninja is a Water/Dark type Pokemon introduced in Gen 6. It is the evolved form of Frogadier and the final evolve form of the water starter Froakie. Aside from the usual Torrent ability all Water starters have (Which raises the power of its Water moves), it also the the ability Protean, which changes more.

He is a ninja and a frog

Greninja the best

Best name, best pokemon, best senpai

GREENINJA has a greatst bond with ash that
that turns him into ash greeninja

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8 Dusknoir Dusknoir

I noticed that their are many ghost types on this list... ghost is my favorite type, and they normally have awesome names! - moonwolf

9 Lucario Lucario Lucario is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise. Created by Ken Sugimori, Lucario first appeared as a central character in the film Pokémon: Lucario and the Mystery of Mew, and later appeared in the video games Pokémon Diamond and Pearl and subsequent sequels, also appearing more.

It just sounds flipping awesome in general. Awesome name for an awesome pokemon

The name is awesome, it looks awesome do I have to go on?

Much better than Spiritomb

He is the best1 PERIOD. BEST NAME.

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10 Celebi Celebi

The Contenders

11 Charizard Charizard Charizard, known in Japan as Lizardon, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise. Created by Ken Sugimori, Charizard first appeared in the video games Pokémon Red and Blue and subsequent sequels. They have later appeared in various merchandise, spinoff titles and animated more.

I love charmander and this is the one I like too

Love this guy so much because of the anime.

Love you so much

12 Gardevoir Gardevoir

Her name's from Garde (French for Guard) and Voir (French for See) - Cubea

No, his name ain't cool, go away, furries!

13 Blastoise Blastoise Blastoise, known in Japan as Kamex, is a Water–type Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.

Cannons are cool

14 Shedinja Shedinja
15 Ninjask Ninjask
16 Eevee Eevee Eevee, known in Japan as Eievui, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.

So much better then spirit tomb and luxaray this baby fox has 8 evolved form stronger then shinx and pikachu form together we only need 8 evolved form not nine

Eevee is so cute, it's the star of my life! #eeveelove

My absolute favorite Pokemon!
It's just so cute!

Eevee's name is from "E.V" (Evolution) - Cubea

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17 Mightyena Mightyena
18 Tyranitar Tyranitar
19 Deoxys Deoxys Deoxys is a fictional species of Pokémon from Nintendo's and Game Freak's Pokémon media franchise. Deoxys has four forms, Speed form, Defence form, Attack form, and finally Normal form. Deoxys normally have fights with Rayquaza since they both live in space right outside Earth.

Its just a powerful name in general. Just try to pronounce it. DEOXYS. And the style of the pokemon made it even better. 😀

20 Zygarde Zygarde

It sounds like a name for an ultimate sword.

21 Magneton Magneton
22 Nosepass Nosepass
23 Venomoth Venomoth
24 Arceus Arceus Arceus is a legendary Pokémon from the Pókemon series. He first appeared in the 18th Pokémon movie alongside other Legendary Pokémon.
25 Dialga Dialga

This pokemon is FLIPPING awesome. Has every right to deserve number one.

Name sounds awesome. Overall, one of the most fascinating pokemon.

26 Abomasnow Abomasnow

Derivied from "Abominable Snowman" - PokemonGOSucks

27 Luxray Luxray

Luxray is one of my top 10 favorite Pokemon!
It's extremely cool and it's the final form of shinx!
Now can I be a major fan of Pokemon in peace?

Luxury sucks it super stupid and weak even my lv 100 jolteon could kill it!

good - PokemonGOSucks

28 Jirachi Jirachi
29 Arbok Arbok

It's Cobra backwards with a K - PokemonGOSucks

30 Ursaring Ursaring
31 Goomy Goomy Goomy is a fictional character introduced in the Pokemon Franchise. Introduced in Gen 6, Goomy is classified as the Soft Tissue Pokemon. Goomy is considered to be the weakest of all dragon type Pokemon living in damp and shady places so its body dries out. Once it body dries out, Goomy will be unable more.

It's just so funny to say, I could go around a whole day without getting bored of saying goomy. Goomy!

Ya kidding'? - PokemonGOSucks

32 Galvantula Galvantula

Its Cool But I Hate Spiders (i don't think I should of said this...)

It's a duel type I love it

33 Zapdos Zapdos
34 Sylveon Sylveon Sylveon is a fictional creature in the Pokemon Franchise. Introduced in Gen 6, it is a Fairy type Pokemon, and one of the many evolved forms of Eevee. It was one of the first Fairy Pokemons revealed, although its typing was not shown till later. Classified as the Intertwining Pokemon, Sylveon has ribbon-like more.

Her name is so gentle and beautiful and her voice is just so soothing and stunning no wonder she's my favorite pokemon

Sylveon's name is cool! You would think sylveon
Would look really cool, but, it still one of my top ten! You
Would think empoleon would be a eeveelution but Nintendo
Is evil

35 Camerupt Camerupt
36 Glaceon Glaceon
37 Reuniclus
38 Haunter Haunter Haunter, known in Japan as Ghost, is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise.

Easy for a 5-year old to make up such name... - PokemonGOSucks

39 Pineco
40 Magby Magby
41 Seismatoad

A Frog having a seizure - Thomas70707

42 Espeon Espeon

So strong and beautyful it's mostly better then glaceon


43 Escavalier
44 Gyarados Gyarados Gyarados is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise. It evolves from one of the weakest Pokemon, Magikarp. But Gyarados has a high attack power (as of gen VII, mega Gyarados is ranking #19 for highest attack stat & would rank #10 if legendary Pokemon aren't included), and more.

Sounds... original. - PokemonGOSucks

45 Zangoose Zangoose
46 Qwilfish Qwilfish
47 Wigglytuff Wigglytuff
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Top Remixes

1. Spiritomb
2. Umbreon
3. Rotom
1. Absol
2. Dragonite
3. Celebi
1. Magneton
2. Eevee
3. Nosepass


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