Horses are amazing animals. If you weren’t raised with them you may have come to idolize them through myths and legends. As a child, I was particularly fond of Pegasus. In fact, my childhood idol, Rainbow Brite, had a majestic white Pegasus named Starlite.
If you are looking for a name for your real horse, or a fictional one, that is perfectly suited for a Pegasus, we have you covered.
Just like with any horse name, names for a Pegasus change with the seasons, especially when movies like Wonder Woman bring them back into our lives to remind us of our childhood dreams.
When we think of Pegasus, we usually think of horses that are pure white or pure black though, if you use your imagination a Pegasus can be any color.
Whether the Pegasus of your dreams is male or female, white or black, real or not, these are some of the best Pegasus names. Which will you choose for your majestic horse?
Top 50 Pegasus Names
Famous Pegasus Names
If you are looking more to name your horse after a Pegasus that already had a name, here are some options from movies, mythology and literature.
Pegasus – The original winged horse was named Pegasus.
Bellerophon – Bellerophon wasn’t a Pegasus but he was the son of Poseidon who rode him.
Starlite – The famous horse of rainbow brite.
Swiftwind – She’Ra’s horse, technically an Alicorn (winged unicorn)
On-X – The black robotic flying horse from Rainbow Brite and the Star Stealer
My Little Ponies – Pegasus Ponies
My Little Ponies were popular in the 80’s and then again more recently. There are many types of ponies in this classic children’s cartoon, winged ponies are among them. Here are some of the most popular names for My Little Pony Pegasus ponies.
- Rainbow Dash
- Cloud Chaser
- Clear Skies
- Night Glider
- Open Skies
- Zephyr Breeze
- Fire Streak
- Sun Chaser
- Wind Waker
- Rolling Thunder
- Star Hunter
- Compass Star
- Endless Clouds
- Moonlight Zephyr
- Northern Lights
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