Traits associated with the name Alfred:

Dogs named Alfred tend to be loving, affectionate, resilient, and industrious. This name is also associated with companionship, and intelligence.

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

Naming your dog Alfred suggests that you have a fondness for classic, timeless names. It may also suggest that you have a sense of humor and enjoy giving your pet a unique name.

Is Alfred a good dog name?

Alfred has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Alfred 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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Alfred is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Alfred was, in the past month, the 2588th most viewed dog name on

As of April 2024, Alfred 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, Alfred was viewed 46 times, and liked 2 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Alfred is most adored in Connecticut, North Carolina and Mississippi.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Alfred:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. Dachshund
  3. Pomeranian
  4. Jack Russell Terrier
  5. Airedale Terrier

Alfred is found in these categories:

german dog names

Derived from Old German, meaning "elf counsel" or "wise counselor".

preppy dog names

Hails from elite British heritage, evoking images of tweed and afternoon tea.

superhero dog names

He's Batman's loyal butler and confidant in DC Comics universe.

old fashioned dog names

Popular during Victorian times, less common in modern canine nomenclature.

scottish dog names

Derived from Old English, not directly linked to Scottish culture/language.

posh dog names

Hails from regal roots, evoking images of English nobility and Batman's butler.

nerdy dog names

Echoes Batman's brainy butler, suggesting intellect and a love for comics.

british dog names

Famous for a great Anglo-Saxon king and a renowned filmmaker, Hitchcock.

Dog names like Alfred:

Genuine, bold or brave
Refers to the famous scientist, albert einstein
Noble Friend
Lucky, fortunate
Alfred dog name meaning

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