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622 Cool, Unique, And Funny Contact Names For Dad

622 Cool, Unique, And Funny Contact Names For Dad

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Having your dad’s contact name in your phone as just “dad” can sometimes feel like you’re not really showing your appreciation for the man who played such a huge part in your upbringing.

So why not think of some special contact names for dad?

You might think getting one might be silly, but some of the best contact names for dads evoke a certain feeling of endearment.

When you open up your phone and see the name pop up, it will remind you of some of the best times you’ve shared with your poppa.

Some people choose contact names just to be silly or because their dads always knew how to bring a smile to their face when they were having an especially bad day.

Others choose names that evoke respect for the person who helped teach them so much about the world, the one man they can always rely on to be there for them and always be honest with his opinions.

The one guy who’d walk through fire just to make sure his kids are safe.

No matter how much us mammas try to be the top dog, there’s a special bond shared between a father and his kids that’s impossible to beat!

It’s a bond that helps fill in the blanks for kids, it helps ground them in reality while also offering a different perspective.

Not to mention all the knowledge that’s passed on from the parent who has gone through life facing different challenges.

Sometimes, some of the best contact names for dad are the nicknames you came up with when you were a little kid.

I’ve made a list of some of my favorites I found online which might inspire you, or you can just pick one that you like from this very list.

P.S. Once you figure out the perfect contact name for your dad, it’s time to find a contact nickname for your mom as well.

622 Best Contact Names For Dad

Cool and goofy contact names for dad

cute little kid playing with father in bathroom with shaving cream

Whether he’s the couch commander, a silly Billy, or your favorite action hero, there’s always a name you can give him.

1. 007

2. A Call Not to Miss

3. ATM

4. Admiral

5. Agent

6. Alibi Forever

7. Alpha Male

8. Ambassador

9. Appa

10. Appointed Driver

11. Apu

12. Apupa

13. Aupou

14. BFG

15. Babyface

16.Bald man

17. Baldie

18. Bampas

19. Bav

20. Beany

21. Bearded Guy

22. Beer Hog

23. Best Man Forever

24. Best dictator

25. Bibble

26. Big Boo

27. Big Dad Wolf

28. Big Old Wolf

29. Big Papa

30. Big pa

young father playing with his son on the floor

31. Big potato

32. Boom Boom

33. Boss

34. Bourbon

35. Brains

36. Brave Heart

37. Brawn

38. Buddy

39. CEO

40. CP

41. Calm Presence

42. Care Bear

43. Cash Tree

44. Cha

45. Cha Chi

46. Cha cha

46. Chai Chia

47. Chef

48. Chi chi

49. Chief

50. Chiefo

51. Coach

52. Colonial Times

53. Commander

54. Constant helper

55. Control room

56. Cool Pop

57. Couch Potato

58. Crackling Bones

59. Crank

60. Crazy Good Man

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61. DIY

62. Daddy Bear

63. Daddy Cakes

64. Daddy Dearest

65. Daddy Doolittle

66. Daddy Kins

67. Daddy Lion

68. Daddy Long-Legs

69. Daddy Poppins

70. Daddy Slacks

71. Daddy Yo

72. Daddy-o

73. Dadinator

74. Dadling

75. Dado

76. Dadzilla

77. Daidi

78. Dang Dad

79. Dede

80. Dictator

81. Diddums

82. Doom

83. Dork

84. Dude

85. Dumbledore

86. Edoda

87. Einstein

88. Ever Dad

89. Family Man

90. Far

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91. Fatso

92. Ferger

93. Fixer

94. Foo Foo

95. Forever Chief

96. Forever Young Dad

97. Four Eyes

98. Gadget man

99. Gandalf

100. Gandhi

101. Ghost Buster

102. Go-to Man

103. Godfather

104. Golden Man

105. Golf Man

106. Goofy

107. Governor

108. Grandpa

109. Grease n Tools

110. Grim Reaper

111. Grizzly Bear

112. Guy

113. Handyman

114. Hard Hearer

115. Hard worker

116. Hawk-Eye

117. Hayrik

118. Head of Family

119. Historian

120. Home Sweet Home

happy father playing with son on the floor with car toys

121. Humor Device

122. Houdini

123. House Police

124. Huggy Bear

125. Homer

126. Hunter of Pizza

127. Hurricane

128. Irreplaceable Man

129. Issi

130. James Bond

131. Joker

132. Jumbo Man

133. King of the House

134. Landlord

135. Laziest

136. Loose Jeans

137. Lyft

138. Man Who Grills

139. Man of the House

140. Mate

141. Mayor

142. Me Old Mucker

143. Mol

144. Momo

145. Money transferrer

146. Mountain

147. Mufasa

148. My Commander

149. My Guider

150. My Lord

young father carrying his son on back and holding a footbal ball

151. My best

152. My hero

153. My strength

154. Night Watch

155. Nosey

156. Ocko

157. Old Dude

158. Old Man

159. Old Turtle

160. Old friend

161. Oldest Buddy

162. Optimus Prime

163. P-man

164. P-money

165. Papa Bear

166. Papa-G

167. Papa Smurf

168. Papi chulo

169. Papita

170. Pare

171. Parental Unit

172. Passe

173. Paycheck

174. Peanuts

175. Penguin

176. Peter rabbit

177. Petey Cap

178. Petey Rabbit

179. Poet

180. Poopsie

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181. Pop Pop

182. Popsicle

183. Popeye

184. Poppy

185. Pops

186. Pop-tato

187. President

188. Prime minister

189. Prince Charming

190. Principal

191. Pure Heart

192. Rama

193. Richie the Boot

194. Rip

195. Ripe Tony

196. Rooster

197. Rubble

198. Rusty

199. Sage

200. Sailor

201. Sam the plumber

202. Sammy Bull

203. Santa

204. Sarge

205. Sasa

206. Scar Face

207. Schemer

208. Sensei

209. Shark

210. Silver Dollar Sam

happy father and daughter cooking together in the kitchen

211. Skinny Dom

212. Skinny Man

213. Sleepy

214. Slow Texter

215. Snoozy

216. Socks

217. Sonny Red

218. Sparky

219. Speedy

220. Step dude

221. Stymie

222. Sultan

223. Superhero

224. Superman

225. Supreme Leader

226. Sylvester

227. Tall man

228. Tandri

229. Tano

230. Tatko

231. Teets

232. Teflon Don

233. Thande

234. That guy

235. The Boss

236. The Breeze

237. The Dadonator

238. The Grounder

239. The Man

240. The Snake

smiling father brushing his teeths with daughter in the bathroom

241. The Spoon

242. The Waiter

243. The Wolf

244. Tokyo Joe

245. Tommy Twitch

246. Tony Bender

247. Tony Boy

248. Tony Duck

249. Tony Jack

250. Tony Pro

251. Tony Tea Bags

252. Tough Guy

253. Tough Tony

254. Treasure Man

255. Tree of Life

256. Trigger Mike

257. Tugboat

258. Ubaba

259. Uno

260. Vinny gorgeous

261. Vinny the chin

262. Wallet

263. Warden

264. Waxey Gordon

265. Wise One

266. Wise Owl

267. Worker Bee

268. Yeast Baron

269. Yes Man

270. Zeke

271. Zeus

272. Zopo

Funny nicknames for dads

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Here are some of the most popular nicknames for dads on the internet!

1. 14th St Steve

2. Ab

3. Abbu

4. Ahv

5. Aita

6. Alik the Greek

7. Appa

8. Apu

9. Aspect

10. Ayah

11. Baby Shanks

12. Bah

13. Bakha-Bakha

14. Baldy Dom

15.Bay

16. Bender

17. Benny Squint

18. Biba

19.Big Papa

20. Blood King

21. Bondar

22. Bootsie

23. Bowser

24. Bruise

25. Bullet Proof

26. Bureau

27. Butter butt

28. Cannon

29. Chee Chee

30. Chicken man

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31. Clink

32. Cobra

33. Colt

34. Cork

35. Cowboy

36. Crank

37. Crazy Joe

38. Daemon

39. Daidi

40. Dandy phil

41. Dede

42. Diablo

43. Doom

44. Dracula

45. Dragon

46. Dutch

47. Eddie Buff

48. Fat Dominic

49. Fat Tony

50. Fender

51. Fester

52. Fire bred

53. Fisheye

54. Flack

55. Funzi

56.Gargoyle

57. Gaspipe

58. Georgian

59. Go do it

60. Good looking Joe

handsome father carrying his daughter on back wearing sunglasses both of them

61. Grave

62. Greasy Thumb

63. Gunner

64. Guns

65. Gutsy Goon

66. Harp

67. Hashtag

68. Hoptoad

69. Horse Face

70. Hoza

71. Hurricane

72. Hymie

73. Ice man

74. Il Brove

75. Indominus Rex

76. Iron cut

77. Iron heart

78. Iron sides

79. Ironclad

80. Jack White

81. Jessa

82. Jill

83. Jinger

84. Jo Jo

85. Joe Adonis

86. Joe Baker

87. Joe Banana

88. Joe Church

89. Joe Desi

90. Joe Palisades

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91. Joe the Builder

92. Joe the boss

93. John David

94. Johnny Sausage

95. Jonathan

96. Kaka

97. Kanye

98. Kelly

99. Kevlar

100. Kid Blast

101. Kid twist

102. Killer

103. Killer Joker

104. Killer Kane

105. King

106. Kitchen Sink

107. Knuckles

108. Kolya

109. Kraken

110. Larry Fab

111. Lefty

112. Legs

113. Lepke

114. Lightning

115. Little lerry

116. Longie

117. Louie Ha Ha

118. Lucky

119. Lynch

120. Machine Gun

121. Mad Dog

122. Mad Hatter

123. Mad dog

124. Mama

125. Mason

126. Matata

127. Max

128. Mickey Dog

129. Mike Polio

130. Mikey Boots

131. Mogambo

132. Mol

133. Momo

134. Mooney

135. Mustache Pat

136. Mylika

137. Neal

138. Needles

139. Nick The Wig

140. Nicky Nails

141. No Nose

142. Nony

143. North

144. Nucky

145. Otarik

146. Outside Bin

147. O’Doyle

148. Papa John

149. Passe

150. Pat the cat

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151. Pho

152. Pistol pete

153. Pursuit

154. Quack Quac

155. Quiet Godfather

156. Ranger

157. Ratchet

158. Reaper

159. Rigs

160. Ripley

161. Roadkill

162. Rob

163. Ronin

164. Rubble

165. Saint

166. Sasquatch

167. Scar

168. Scarface

169. Scott

170. Shagro Junior

171. Shellackhead

172. Shiver

173. Shotgun

174. Skinner

175. Skull Crusher

176. Slasher

177. Steel

178. Steel Foil

179. Steel forge

180. Steel shot

father carrying son on shoulders helping him to score a basket

181. Stinky

182. Surge

183. Sythe

184. Taro

185. Tarzan

186. Tempest

187. That Guy

188. The Clown

189. The Fox

190. The Gap

191. The Ghost

192. The Owl

193. The Reluctant Prince

194. Tick Tock

195. Titanium

196. Tito

197. Tonksku-Tom

198. Trip

199. Trooper

200. Tweek

201. Tyga

202. Vein

203. Void

204. Warden

205. Whack Whack

206. Wiedle

207. Wraith

208. Zero

Silly contact names for dad

silly father and son playing with kitchen dishes at home

Here are some silly, pop-culture, and pure childish imagination-inspired pet names for your dad to tag him in your phone’s contact list or your social media friends lists.

Some might feel a bit corny or downright nonsensical, but they’re ultimately meant to be very endearing or intended as jokes.

1. An elephant

2. A turtle

3. Babbo

4. Bat Man

5. Birth giver

6. Boo Boo

7. Chosen one

8. Cle Hairy

9. Cle Jerry

10. Cle Larry

11. DD

12. Daddy Mike

13. Darth Vader

14. Defense minister

15. Finance minister

16. Home minister

17. My Fi

18. No pasta

19. Pa

20. Paidre

21. Snape

22. Um potato

23. Vice president

Dad names around the world

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This list is reserved for all the ways people around the world say “dad” in their own language, from the common ones like French and Spanish to lesser-known languages like Swahili or Bosnian.

1. A Bh

2. Aabaha

3. Aav Ni

4. Abba(h)

5. Abbaa

6. Abbi

7. Abbu

8. Aboji

9. Abonim

10. Agya

11. Ahte

12. Ahv

13. Aita

14. Ama

15. Apa

16. Appa

17. Appā

18. Apu

19. Ata

20. Ataata

21. Athair

22. Atta

23. Aupou

24. Ayah

25. Baaba

26. Baabaa

27. Baba

28. Babba

29. Babbo

30. Bah

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31. Bampás

32. Banketi

33.Bapa

34. Bav

35. Buwa

36. Bàba

37. Cha

38. Daa

39. Dada

40. Daidí

41. Dede

42. Edoda

43. Far

44. Foter

45. Haakoro

46. Hayrik

47. Issi

48. Isä

49. Itay

50. Janak

51. Kaka

52. Kohake

53. Mama

54. Mol

55. Mzazi

56. Ocko

57. Opà

58. Otac

59. Otec

60. Oto-san

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61. Oče

62. Pabbi

63. Padar

64. Padre

65. Pai

66. Pa

67. Pala

68. Papa

69. Papa M

70. Papah

71. Papai

72. Papi

73. Pappa

74. Pappie

75. Papà

76. Pare

77. Parinte

78. Passe

79. Pater

80. Patri

81. Patro

82. Pedar

83. Pho

84. Ph̀x

85. Pita

86. Pitar

87. Pitā

88. Pitā Jī

89. Plaar

90. Popà

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91. Pradininkas

92. Protevis

93. Pupà

94. Rama

95. Tad

96. Taica

97. Tata

98. Tatay

99. Tatay

100. Tateh

101. Tatko

102. Tato

103. Tatti

104. Tay

105. Taṇḍri

106. Tevas

107. Tevs

108. Tàtah

109. Tāttā

110. Tētis

111. Utata

112. Vader

113. Viejo

114. Yebba

115. äke

116. édesapa

117. ôèe

118. ābayē

119. ‘ab

How To Come Up With Some Cool Contact Names For Dad?

little kid sitting on the car roof and talking to his father

If none of these resonate with you, it’s probably because half of them are really topical and don’t fit every dad’s personality or might seem a bit too silly.

It’s not hard to create a nickname of your own that’ll fit your dad perfectly, though.

The same rules for creating a boys’ nickname or a girls’ nickname apply here too.

The best place to start is by thinking of fond memories you have of him, you’re bound to find some wonderful quality about him you can do a personal spin on that’ll perfectly describe him.

Or maybe he has some sort of quirk, or you two have a favorite movie or activity you like to do together.

Use something from your mutual hobbies or from his own personality that sets him apart from all the other dads and you’ll have your very own, unique contact names for your dad ready to go in no time.

The Bottom Line

Unlike finding a gift for Father’s Day or your dad’s birthday, coming up with well-fitting contact names for your dad isn’t all that hard really.

All it takes is a few minutes of your time to recall your favorite memories you have with him or things you love about him, and you’ll have your answer in no time at all.

After all, your loved ones deserve to stand out from the rest of your contact list, no matter how silly the name sounds.

You can always change the name later.

If anything, it’s likely to get a good laugh out of your father, especially if he’s very fond of his dad-jokes.

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