70+ Bubbly Nicknames for Water Pokemon

These nicknames for water Pokemon are sure to make a splash with your gyarados, greninja, kyogre and more! You'll spend hours grinding levels on the seashore, atop the waves and in gym battles, so it's important you get their name just right!


Below, you'll find good nicknames for specific water type Pokemon, followed by a ton of more generic ideas that are clever, cute, cool and funny.


nicknames for water type pokemon


Good Nicknames for Water Type Pokemon

  • Splash - for magikarp

  • Pooch or Pup - for suicune

  • Nimbus - for suicune

  • whiskers - for wiscash

  • Toof or Tooth or Teeth - for feraligatr, sharpedo or basculin

  • JAWS - for sharpedo, obviously!

  • LordHelix - for omanyte and omastar

  • Fossil or Relic - for omanyte or omastar

  • FreeWilly - for wailmer, wailord & kyogre

  • Aspirin - for psyduck

  • Squidward (like from Spongebob) - for tentacool and tentacruel

  • Testicool - for tentacool and tentacruel

  • Patrick (like from Spongebob) - for staryu and starmie

  • Michelangelo (like from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles) - for turtle Pokemon like squirtle, blastoise, & chewtle

  • Kermet - for frog Pokemon like poliwag, politoad & greninja

  • PringlesMan - for male jellicent (seriously... a striking resemblance!)

  • Madagascar - for piplup and empoleon

  • DonaldDuck or DaffyDuck - for ducklett, psyduck and golduck

  • Leviathan - for big water Pokemon like gyarados

  • Chomper - for feraligatr, sharpedo or basculin

  • Claws - for the kinglerand crawdaunt lines

  • Kraken - for tentacruel and omastar

  • PewPew - for blastoise

  • Shellshocker (homage to the first Pokemon movie) - for blastoise

  • Turbo - for slowpoke and slowbro

  • MrKrabs - for krabby or kingler

  • Lobstar - for crawdaunt

  • Edison - for chinchou and lanturn

  • Borealis

  • Fin

  • Ariel

  • Siren

  • Mist

nicknames for water pokemon
  • Drizzle

  • Admiral

  • Waterfall

  • Flounder

  • Fishsticks

  • Chum

  • Neptune

  • Tide

  • Sushi

  • Coral

  • Polaris

  • Flipper

  • Aquaman

  • Squirt

  • Pearl

  • Scylla (the sea monster from Greek mythology)

  • Commodore

  • Nile

  • Scales

  • Nessy

  • Captain

  • Misty (the Cerulean City Gym leader)

  • Aquarius

  • Tsunami

  • Nemo

  • Dory

  • Cowabunga

  • Seaweed

  • Atlantis

  • Tide

  • Neptune (the Roman god of the sea)

  • Poseidon (the Greek god of the sea)

  • Amphitrite (the Greek goddess of the sea)

  • Triton (the son of Poseidon and Amphitrite)

  • Broseidon

  • Hook

  • Ursula

  • Flotsam

  • Jetsam

  • Namor

  • Cascade


Pokemon Nicknames by Type

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