100 wedding table name ideas

We've chosen all our favourite table name ideas, and split them into categories to make it easier to find the perfect choice for your big day! Some will work brilliantly with coordinating themes, while others will be great illustrated with photos on your table too!

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100 wedding table name ideas

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PERSONAL 

  • Meaningful dates (eg when you first met, the date you got engaged)
  • The best dates you've been on together
  • Names of pets
  • Married couples you admire from your friends and family
  • Your pet names for each other
  • Numbers of you both at different ages
  • The coordinates of places that are meaningful to you both

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TRAVEL 

  • Cities you've visited
  • Capital cities
  • Countries you've been on holiday together
  • The places you're going on honeymoon
  • Famous landmarks
  • Streets you've lived on
  • London tube stations or lines
  • Currencies
  • Rivers
  • London tourist attractions
  • Bridges over the Thames
  • Towns/places that mean something to you both

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SPORTS

  • Top tennis/football/rugby players
  • Olympic sports
  • Olympic medalists
  • Premier League teams
  • Sporting venues
  • Famous sporting events
  • Sporting terms (eg golf shots or judo moves)

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NATURE

  • Birds
  • Flowers
  • Plants
  • Trees
  • Parks
  • Walks
  • Safari animals
  • Seasons
  • Latin names of plants and animals
  • Butterflies

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FILM 

  • Your favourite films
  • Your favourite directors
  • Your favourite actors and actresses
  • Your favourite on-screen couples
  • Your favourite big screen kisses
  • Your favourite romantic film moments
  • Your favourite movie locations (eg the top of the Empire State Building in Sleepless in Seattle)
  • Bond movies
  • Audrey Hepburn films

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GENERAL 

  • Colours
  • Gem stones
  • Musicals
  • The word "love" or "marriage" in different languages
  • Fashion designers
  • Fairground rides
  • Magazine covers
  • Makes of vintage cars
  • Your favourite brands
  • Precious metals
  • Types of cloud
  • Gods and goddesses

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HISTORY

  • Periods of history
  • Favourite dates
  • Kings and queens
  • American presidents
  • Historical monuments

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MUSIC

  • Artists/bands
  • Favourite songs
  • Best gigs you've been to 
  • Favourite lyrics
  • Favourite albums
  • Your favourite bands as teenagers

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BOOKS

  • Favourite authors
  • Austen characters
  • Favourite poets
  • Favourite books
  • Lines of poetry
  • Quotes from books
  • Different fonts
  • Shakespeare plays 
  • Shakespeare characters
  • Your top heroes and heroines

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TV

  • TV characters
  • Cartoon characters
  • TV couples
  • TV shows
  • Period dramas
  • Disney princesses
  • Disney films
  • Favourite childhood TV programmes

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ARTS

  • Favourite artists
  • Favourite paintings
  • Favourite pieces of classical music
  • Your favourite sayings/proverbs about love

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FOOD/DRINK

  • Favourite chocolate bars
  • Different cheeses
  • Flavours of ice-cream
  • Retro sweets
  • Different cocktails
  • Types of red wine
  • Different types of whiskies
  • Favourite restaurants
  • Favourite desserts

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