the brightest star in Taurus





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Traits associated with the name Aldebaran:

Dogs named Aldebaran tend to be loving, loyal, and resilient. This name is also associated with companionship.

What does it say about you to have a dog named Aldebaran?

Naming your dog Aldebaran suggests that you have an interest in astronomy and may be a fan of science fiction. It also suggests that you have a creative and unique sense of style.

Is Aldebaran a good dog name?

Aldebaran has more syllables than most dog names, but you can easily give your pup a nickname to shorten things. Aldebaran isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Popularity: Overall

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Aldebaran was, in the past month, the 3566th most viewed dog name on

As of June 2024, Aldebaran is becoming ever more niche with new puppy owners. Our stats suggest that the name is less fashionable than it was at this time last year.

We've seen quite a lot of variation in rank for this name, which may suggest seasonal factors or interest driven by pop culture events.

In the past week, Aldebaran was viewed 0 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

The map below shows Aldebaran's popularity across the United States, according to PupNames data.

Aldebaran is most adored in Virginia, Alabama and Indiana.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Illinois, Washington and Iowa.

Popularity: Around The World

And this world map shows which countries have the greatest love for the name Aldebaran.

Aldebaran is found in these categories:

celestial dog names

Star of Taurus constellation, it's a stellar choice for astronomy buffs!

Dog names like Aldebaran:

A titan condemned to hold up the celestial heavens for eternity in Greek mythology. It means "to carry".
Messenger of god
Lion Of God
Of The Stars
(from a combination of ALGOrithmic and Language); a programming language used to express computer programs as algorithms
Aldebaran dog name meaning

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