Dog Names

Dog names and what they mean, for dog, hound for men. These boy names were at the peak of their popularity in the year 1993 and are somewhat less popular today, with names such as Clifford and Cal becoming less stylish. Connor (#52), Caleb (#35) and Kaleb (#147) are three of the more chic birth names in this list, with Caleb enjoying a resurgence in popularity.

Bassett - Pluto

Page 1/1 of 10 Dog names.

Bassett 1 .. .. name of a short-legged hunting dog .. Bassett is an intermittently used given name, occurring regularly (Top 2%) as a surname in the US Census. [Basset]

Cal 2 .. .. the dog (see Caleb). Also pet .. A somewhat irregularly used birth name for males that occurs more often as a surname. A name applicable for both genders.

Caleb 3 .. .. symbolized by the "dog" in some .. Caleb is a conventional (Top 36%) masculine name, appearing frequently (Top 59%) as a last name in the US Census. The variation Cal is commonplace as a variant form of the name. [Cal, Kaleb, .. 4 more]

Clifford 4 .. .. the Big Red Dog is the .. Clifford is a common (Top 12%) male name, and it occurs frequently (Top 2%) as a last name in the US Census. [Cliff, Clyff, .. 2 more]

Conan 5 .. Source fr. English, Irish, Gaelic elements. "Hound, wolf; high." An uncommon name for children. The variation Connie is widely used as a variant form of Conan. Anglicized form of Conán (Celtic) .. [Con, Conant, .. 2 more]

Connor 6 .. Origin fr. Irish, Gaelic element. "Hound-lover." The name Connor has grown progressively more popular with parents. The variation Conner is widely used as a variant form of Connor. Anglicized form of Conchobhar (Gaelic) .. [Conn, Conner, .. 2 more]

Conway 7 .. Based on Welsh, Irish, Gaelic words. "Holy river; hound of the plain." Unusual as a birth name for males, existing more frequently as a last name. See also Coney. Place name and surname .. [Conwy]

Dingo 8 .. The wild dogs of Australia, similar .. Infrequently used as a name for baby boys. See also Danko.

Kaleb 9 .. Source fr. Hebrew element. "Dog; tenacious and aggressive." The variant forms Kaleb and Caleb have risen in favor as given names since 1880-1889. See also Kale. Variant of Caleb .. [Caleb, .. 2 more]

Pluto 10 .. .. modern times as the Disney dog. Uncommon as a given name. See also Platt.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Dog names: Cal, Caleb, Clifford, Connor, Kaleb

Quick Index

Summary of all Dog names (and variants) for boys.

[Bassett - Pluto]
Bassett [1], Cal, Caleb [6], Clifford [4], Conan [4], Connor [4], Conway [1], Dingo, Kaleb [3], Pluto