Animals Funny Names to Give a Hermit Crab  

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List Rules Vote up the funniest, most clever names to give pet hermit crabs.

If you’ve just gotten a new hermit crab, congrats – they’re great pets. And of course, you want to give your new buddy a perfect name. This list of hermit crab names can help – whether you’re looking for funny or creative or clever hermit crabs names, you’ll likely find the perfect name listed here.

Obviously, many hermit crab name ideas involve plays on the sweet crustacean’s name itself, so consider cool hermit crab names like “Herman,” “Hermie” or “Herbert.” If your hermit crab is female, why not consider “Hermione”? You could also go for some other sea-related themes with your names for a pet hermit crab, including “Shelldon,” “Shelly,” “Shellfish,” “Seamore,” and “Crabby.”

If you’re looking for punny hermit crab names, there are several. You could always go with “Leondardo daPinchi” or “Penny Pincher”, or “Clawd” and “Clawdia” as well.  Want some celebrity hermit crab names? Go with the super famous “Mr. Krabs” or even “Davy Jones,” “Jack Sparrow” (in keeping with the sea theme) or “Edward Scissorhands.”

Hopefully this list of pet hermit crab name ideas helps you name your new pet quickly and easily. Have other ideas? Add them to the list – and be sure to vote for your top name choices as well.

list ordered by

1
397 157
Leonardo daPinchi

2
241 148
Mr. Krabs

3
196 133
Sebastian

4
167 113
Clawdia

5
183 130
Shelldon

6
170 119
Kermit the Hermit

7
150 115
Shelly

8
136 105
Herman

9
116 102
Riptide

10
105 90
Snappy

11
87 78
Scuttle

12
90 83
Seamore

13
90 98
Crabcake

14
98 109
Seabiscuit

15
80 88
Edward Scissorhands

16
68 84
Hermione

17
61 81
Penny Pincher

18
58 82
Nipper

19
49 69
madds crab added shellby

20
60 87
Crabby

21
36 61
madds crab added casper

22
39 81
Clawd

23
39 84
Shellfish

24
38 90
Jack Sparrow

25
36 91
King Crab