379+ Banana Buddies: (Uncover) Top Monkey Names

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Monkey names are an interesting task for any owner or enthusiast of these intelligent and playful or sometimes mischievous creatures. Being an admirer of these creatures we have curated a list of names for these unique beings.

Inspired from pop culture and history, we put together famous titles that are also cute, creative and sometimes silly & humorous choices. There’s truly something for everyone that will strengthen their bond with their primate companion.  

Whether you want a name for your pet or just want to enjoy the naming process, this gallery promises a perfect name for your monkey companion. 

Shy Monkey Names

Following are unique and handpicked names that reflect the shyful and bashful nature of these gentle creatures. Each name is designed to bring life to the story of a shy monkey.

Shy Monkey Names
  • Bashful Banjo
  • Whisper Willow
  • Timid Tails
  • Hush Hopper
  • Mellow Mango
  • Soft Samba
  • Quiet Quince
  • Sneaky Speck
  • Blush Bamboo
  • Shy Shimmer
  • Gentle Gumbo
  • Faint Fudge
  • Murmur Maple
  • Cozy Coco
  • Breezy Berry
  • Silky Saffron
  • Wisp Walnut
  • Hazy Hazel
  • Modest Mocha
  • Tiptoe Tango
  • Skittish Sky
  • Flutter Fig
  • Whisper Wally
  • Solitary Sage
  • Meek Maple
  • Pensive Plum
  • Shylock Sap
  • Nervy Nutmeg
  • Retreat Rusty
  • Bashful Birch
  • Hidden Hobo
  • Softy Silk
  • Quiet Quill
  • Mumble Mango
  • Bashful Bongo
  • Sneak Snick
  • Glimmer Gaze
  • Murky Mitten
  • Fuzzy Fawn
  • Twilight Twix
  • Shiver Shadow
  • Reserved Rumba
  • Blush Buddy
  • Stealthy Spice
  • Whisper Widget
  • Cautious Cedar
  • Tender Twig
  • Mystic Muffin
  • Breezy Button
  • Hush Harmony

>> This is also in our list: Memorable Polar Bear Names

Famous Monkey Names in Media

Monkeys are creatures that have marked their presence in the world of entertainment. From the classical stories to modern animated movies these characters have become icon of entertainment which is perfectly demonstrated in the following names.

Famous Monkey Names in Media
  • King Louie (The Jungle Book)
  • Abu (Aladdin)
  • Curious George (Curious George)
  • Rafiki (The Lion King)
  • Marcel (Friends)
  • Donkey Kong (Donkey Kong)
  • Diddy Kong (Donkey Kong)
  • Mojo Jojo (The Powerpuff Girls)
  • Boots (Dora the Explorer)
  • Gleek (Super Friends)
  • Aipom (Pokémon)
  • Specter (Ape Escape)
  • Kiki (The Legend of Zelda)
  • Bubbles (Dragon Ball Z)
  • Zoboomafoo (Zoboomafoo)
  • Chim-Chim (Speed Racer)
  • Pepe (Muppets Tonight)
  • Ella (Ella the Elephant)
  • Jack (Pirates of the Caribbean)
  • Spike (Ace Ventura: Pet Detective)
  • Andross (Star Fox)
  • George (Rampage)
  • Cornelius (Planet of the Apes)
  • Bright Eyes (Planet of the Apes)
  • Bobo (The Simpsons)
  • Mr. Teeny (The Simpsons)
  • Crystal (Night at the Museum)
  • Pipsqueak (ZhuZhu Pets)
  • Blip (Space Ghost)
  • Annie (Monkey Quest)
  • Darwin (The Wild Thornberrys)
  • Magilla Gorilla (Magilla Gorilla)
  • Lancelot Link (Lancelot Link, Secret Chimp)
  • Momo (Avatar: The Last Airbender)
  • Bear (Bear in the Big Blue House)
  • Cheeta (Tarzan)
  • Alakazam (Alakazam the Great)
  • Fling Kong (Skylanders)
  • Eep (The Croods)
  • Sun Wukong (Various adaptations of Journey to the West)
  • Monkey (Kubo and the Two Strings)
  • Hunky Monkey (Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness)
  • Bingo (The Banana Splits)
  • Ookie (Dexter’s Laboratory)
  • Moonwatcher (2001: A Space Odyssey)
  • Kala (Tarzan)
  • Terk (Tarzan)
  • Banjo (Banjo-Kazooie)
  • Eddie (Sing)

>> This is also in our list: Unique Peacock Names

Good Names for Monkeys

Monkeys are intelligent creatures that have a special way of communicating with the world around them. Following are the good names for monkeys that will cover the wide personalities of these wild creatures. 

Good Names for Monkeys
  • Mischief Milo
  • Pippin Spark
  • Zephyr Zane
  • Jinx Jubilee
  • Coco Crisp
  • Fable Fig
  • Gidget Glade
  • Hopper Haven
  • Ivy Indigo
  • Jester Jade
  • Kipper Krew
  • Ludo Luxe
  • Moxie Mars
  • Nimbus Nectar
  • Olive Opal
  • Pixie Plum
  • Quip Quest
  • Rascal Rune
  • Sable Sage
  • Tizzy Teak
  • Umi Umbra
  • Vex Valor
  • Wicket Whisper
  • Xan Xi
  • Yaffle Yarn
  • Zazu Zest
  • Amber Acorn
  • Binx Breeze
  • Caper Cloud
  • Doodle Dew
  • Echo Ember
  • Fidget Fern
  • Gizmo Grove
  • Haze Harbor
  • Inky Iris
  • Jolly Juniper
  • Kismet Kiwi
  • Lark Lemon
  • Maple Mirth
  • Nifty Nova
  • Orbit Ochre
  • Puddle Pumpkin