The 'teddy bear' got its name in 1902 when the president of the United States of America Theodore Roosevelt refused to shoot a cub during a hunting trip. This news spread across the country, and toy bears became widely made and sold across America, called 'Teddy Bears,' after the president, and they've been our worldwide favourite stuffed toy ever since.
Choosing their teddy bear's name lets your child use their imagination, and connect more deeply with their teddy bear. Giving a toy a name and deciding if it's a girl or boy teddy bear, or a gender-neutral teddy bear, y ou can create a unique personality for the toy, and they can become the special friend your little one loves and adores for a long time to come.
Finding the perfect name can be hard, but we've come up with some of our favourite teddy bears names to help boost your little one's creativity and bring your teddy bear to life. We think our list has some of the best teddy bear names out there, and we hope it sparks your imagination to create a special name for your child's special friend.
Cute Teddy Bear Names For Your Cuddly Friend
Choosing the name for teddy bear can be tough, but sometimes a cute classic is best! Check out our favourite cute choices for some adorable inspiration for teddy bear names. These cute teddy bear names are sure to please.
Classic Names For Classic Bears
These old-time classic teddy bear names are the best choice for fancy friends who love attending fancy tea parties! Whether it's boy teddy bear names or girl teddy bear names you need for your stuffed animal, you can rest assured that your teddy bear will be the classiest of them all with these bear names.
The Sweetest Teddy Bear Names
If your child has a new teddy bear with soft brown fur, these cute, yummy names might be what you choose! Help your child choose a name with these old-fashioned but ever-so-sweet teddy bear names.
Fabulously Funny Teddy Bear Names
For cheeky teddy bears with naughty tendencies, these popular funny name choices will make you and your child laugh. Find the perfect name from this list of funny teddy bear names.
Eddy the Teddy
Shreddy the Teddy
Gorgeous Girly Names For Teddy Bears
For the sweetest teddy bears, these popular name choices might be your child's top choice. This list of cute girl teddy bear names might just be what your little one needs to find that good name.
Disney Names For Your Dreamy Teddy Bear
If you need a cute teddy bear name and your child is a big Disney fan, you'll love these name ideas from our favourite Disney movies. For either girl or boy teddy bear names, you can't go wrong with something Disney-inspired!
Famous Teddy Bear Names For A Famous Bear
Naming a teddy bear can be tricky, but it doesn't have to be with our suggestions! For a child who likes the idea of a bear with a name no one will forget, try out some of these for size. Choosing one of these names could be the perfect tribute to a beloved famous bear like Winne the Pooh or Paddington.
Emily has lived in London for ten years, and still loves discovering new places to explore in the capital with her two little brothers. She loves all things lifestyle and fashion, she is a fashion designer and artist, as well as working with arts charities to facilitate workshops and outreach on crafts, fashion, and design for children with special needs and children with difficult home lives who might otherwise not have access, from toddlers to teenagers. Emily is also a trained life coach and loves talking and writing about general wellness, mindfulness and healthy relationships.