Traits associated with the name Akita:

Dogs named Akita tend to be strong-willed, loving, and brave. This feminine name is also associated with courage, and companionship.

Is Akita a good dog name?

Akita has more syllables than most dog names, but you can easily give your pup a nickname to shorten things. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Akita isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Akita is found in these categories:


  • Akita ranks #914 with users of PupNames.com.
  • Akita ranks #2,339 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Akita ranks #1,678 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

Akita is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

Most popular breeds named Akita:

  1. Akita Breed
  2. Korean Jindo
  3. American Eskimo
  4. Boxer
  5. German Shepherd

Dog names like Akita:

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Idyllic Place
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Defender Of The People
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Of Noble Kin
Akita dog name meaning

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