Vampire Names

110+ Vampire Names For Supernatural Stories

Here are some mysterious vampire names for your blood sucking characters.

Whether you’re writing a magical fantasy story or welcoming a new baby to the family, you need to pick the perfect name. Luckily, you don’t need a name generator to make sure that happens. Instead of choosing random names for your characters, think about the different vampire types and what kind of name would make the most sense for your character. Here are some of the most fang-tastic names you can use as vampire names:

Male Vampire Names (A-C)

Whether you’re writing a vampire story or want to name your baby something related to vampires, you have plenty of options. Here are some vampire names for boys:

Akeldama. This name means field of blood.

Ambrogino. This is a name, meaning little immortal one.

Alaric. This is a German name. It means everyone’s ruler.

Alessandro. This name means the defender of mankind.

Athan. This is a Greek vampire name. It means eternal life or immortal.

Amdis. This name has a Latin origin. It means eternal.

Bartholomew. This is an English and Jewish name. It means rich in land or son of the furrows.

Baldassare. This name means protect the king.

Blade. As the name implies, this means blade or sword.

Cassius. This boy name means hollow.

Ceridwen. This name comes from Wales. It means poetry.

Male Vampire Names (D-L)

D’Arcy. This is a French name that means dark.

Darick. This name means strong in Gaelic.

Damien. This is a French name. It means tame or subdue.

Drake. This is an English name. It means dragon or snake.

Gabriel. This Hebrew word means God is my strength.

Godfrey. This name means God’s peace.

Horace. This name means timekeeper.

Joshua. This is a biblical name. It means God is salvation.

Kenia. This is a Welsh name. It means greatest champion.

Kieran. This is a Gaelic name, meaning black.

Lafayette. This was originally a surname, but it makes an excellent vampire name.

Luther. This was originally a German surname. This vampire name means people or army.

Leon. This boy vampire name means lion.

Vampire Names For Boys (M-Z)

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Make sure you pick the perfect name for your stories! Here are more names for boys:

Martel. This is a French and English name. It refers to a forceful person or smith.

Melchior. This name has a Polish origin. It means king of light or city of the king.

Nikolas. This is a Slavic name. It means victorious or conqueror of the people.

Orpheus. This is a Greek name. It means the darkness of the night.

Raul. This Spanish name means wolf counsel.

Rodolfo. This romantic Spanish name means bold wolf.

Silas. This is an Old English name. It means wood or forest.

Stefan. This name is from The Vampire Diaries.

Talon. This name refers to the claws of an eagle or hawk.

Timandra. This is a Greek name. It means honoring man.

Vladimir. This name means of great power in Slavic. It refers to the ruler of Romania who inspired the Dracula story and character.

Zane. This name means God is gracious.

Zaros. This name is Italian and Greek. It means cross-eyed or hawk.

Female Vampire Names (A-E)

There are plenty of girl names you can use for your characters. Here are some vampire names for girls:

Asphodel. This Greek name means lily.

Ambrosia. This is a Greek name that means immortality.

Aamon comes from the god Amun or from the god Baal-hamon of Carthage.

Amber. This is a type of purifier. It draws pain away from the body.

Bella. This Italian name means beautiful. It has risen in popularity as a vampire name because it’s inspired by Twilight.

Buffy. This is the famous name from Buffy the Vampire Slayer.

Celeste. This name means heavenly in Latin.

Callidora. This is a name, meaning gift of beauty.

Drusilla. This name, which comes from ancient Rome, means fruitful.

Delilah. This name has Hebrew origins. It means languishing, lovelorn, or seductive.

Elisabeta. This name means my God is a vow.

Elena. This name means a bright, shining light.

Female Vampire Names (F-L)

Gwendoline. This is a Welsh name. It means fair bow.

Hecate. This is a Latin name that refers to the goddess of the underworld.

Ivy. This name represents a plant that symbolizes faithfulness.

Jezebel. This is a controversial name. It means not exalted in Hebrew.

Katherine. This name means pure.

Lauden. This name means praise the Lord.

Lenora. This vampire name means sunray.

Liliana. This name means pure, innocent or carefree.

Lucinda. This female name means light.

Lilith. This name means night monster. It comes from a female demon in Jewish folklore.

Lethia. This name comes from. the Grecian islands. It means forgetful.

Female Vampire Names (M-Z)

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Marceline. This is a French name that means young warrior. Also, Marceline the Vampire Queen is the name of a character from Adventure Time.

Nerine. This name means sea sprite. 

Sun. This Korean name means obedient.

Selene. This female vampire name means moon.

Sabina. This was originally the name of a central Italian tribe.

Thana. This name means death in Arabic.

Velorina. This name represents compassion, creativity, and reliability.

Victoria. This name means victory in Latin.

Zella. This is a Yiddish name. It means happy or blessed.

More Girl Names For Vampires

Achlys.

Adrasteia.

Adreana.

Akantha.

Alumit.

Amaia.

Amarande.

Aura.

Ballari.

Bela.

Darcey.

Desdemona.

Eyota.

Imperia

Kali

Kharis

Kora

Luna

Melaina

Narkissa

More Boy Names For Vampires

Abel

Afanas

Aldon

Braeden

Carden

Cerberus

Danto

Draven

Eilif

Emilio

Fino

Gasper

Gualterio

Ingrum

Jareth

Lefu

Markandeya

Orepheus

Parris

Gender Neutral Names For Vampires (A-J)

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When you’re writing a supernatural story, you can choose a famous name, a modern name, or a more unique name. Here are more names for boys or girls, along with their meanings:

Ascelin

Ambrose

Ares

Atieno

Bora

Brone

Corentin

Golgotha

Grimoire

Hastie

Jela

Gender Neutral Names For Vampires (K-Z)

Loki

Manson

Moriarty

Myres

Nukpana

Oleander

Onyx

Sage

Salem

Tempest

Tohopka

Vespers

Vampire Television Shows

The Vampire Diaries

The Munsters

Van Helsing

Preacher

The Originals

Angel

True Blood

Dracula

Shadow Hunters

Buffy the Vampire Slayer

With your remaining time, try watching clips of vampires from famous shows and movies. That way, you can get inspiration for your own characters!

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