Well, the festive buzz of the year has begun and you must have surely started with the preparations. When talking about preparations, the elf on the shelf is waiting for you to make it the centerpiece of your festive décor.
Talking about tradition, the elf is also to be named and if you are looking for cute and funny names for elf on the shelf, this is you’re a place to be. Enlisted below are some options to pick from and give a perfect name to your elf on the shelf, this festive season.
Good names for elf on the shelf
Every elf from the North Pole has a unique personality that fits within your family. When adding them up as a new family member, it is also important to give them a unique and cute name that suits their personality. To help you better, we have enlisted below some good names for elf on the shelf to pick from.
|Blitz (as in Blitzen)||Ginger||Plum|
|Candy (as in cane)||Holly||Snow|
|Carol (as in caroling)||Ice||Snowball|
|Dash (as in Dasher)||Kris||Tiny|
When does elf on the shelf come?
As Christmas arrives, elf on the shelf starts to bring joy and happiness to your household. Sometime, the elf arrives a day after Thanksgiving or on December 1st. It is generally believed that the elves arrive 12 days before Christmas. Keeping it away from science and logic, the elf’s arrival is actually a holiday guesstimate.
Names for elf on a shelf boy
Elves are mostly boys and so, enlisted below are some names for elf on a shelf boy.
|Snowie||Charlie (Boy from Santa Clause)||Leon (Snowman from Elf)|
|Buddy (Elf)||Bernard (Elf from Santa Clause)||Miles Finch (Elf)|
|Elfie||Cousin Eddy||Mayor Augustus May who (Grinch)|
Maxx (Grinch that stole Christmas)
|Chip||Kevin (Home Alone)|
|Crasher||North||Gus Polinski (Home Alone)|
|Kringle||Prep||Buzz Macallister (Home Alone)|
|Kris||Landing||Gimbel (Store from Elf)|
|Ralphie (A Christmas Story)||Wayne (Prep & Landing)||Lucky|
|Nicholas||Lanny (Prep & Landing)||Gonzo (Muppet’s Christmas)|
|Nick||Thrasher||Hans (Die Hard – Not really a family Christmas Movie)|
|Dasher||Jolly||Wreck-it R” elf” (Wreck-it Ralph)|
|Clark (Christmas Vacation)||Comet||Weezer (Scrooge)|
|Scott Calvin (The Santa Clause)||Arthur (Arthur Christmas)||–|
|Murray (Murray Christmas)||Sparky (Christmas Vacation)||–|
Elf on a shelf names girl
Is your new elf family member a little girl? Well, no worries at all as we also have a list of elf on a shelf name for your little girl.
|Bethany (Christmas Vacation||Harmony||Noel|
|Cindy Lou Who (Grinch who Stole Christmas)||Joy||Prancer|
|Cinnamon||Judy (Elf from Santa Clause)||Snowflake|
|Cupid||Margo (Christmas Vacation)||Twinkle|
|Figgy Puddin||Martha May Whovier (Grinch)||Vixen|
Disney inspired elf on the shelf names
To add some extra drama, here are some Disney inspired names for your elf on the shelf this Christmas.
Star wars inspired elf on the shelf names
Are your kids a star wars fan? Here are some star wars inspired elf on the shelf names to pick from.
Superhero inspired names for your elf
Why leave behind the superheroes when planning to name your hero for this festive season. Here is some superhero-inspired name to pick from for your elf on the shelf.
Funny Christmas elf names
What is the funniest elf on the shelf name ideas that you can think of when planning to name your centerpiece this festive season? Well, here are some great ideas especially curated by us to help you pitch some name ideas.
Tips on how to pick out names for your scout elf
- Be creative
- Use what is popular
- Play of their personality
- Pick more names and then finalize
- Use funny words
We hope this article was helpful enough for you to find a good name for your elf. If you are having trouble in making a choice or the kids are fighting upon whose name will be taken, better toss a coin or write the names on small chits and pick one which will finally be the name of the elf on the shelf.