Algol

Unisex

Meaning

(from a combination of ALGOrithmic and Language); a programming language used to express computer programs as algorithms

Origin

Semitic

Pronunciation

/ˈælɡɒl/

Traits associated with the name Algol:

Dogs named Algol 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 Algol?

Naming your dog Algol suggests that you have an interest in astronomy or computer programming. Algol is a star in the constellation Perseus and is also the name of a programming language.

Is Algol a good dog name?

Algol has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Algol 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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Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Algol was, in the past month, the 5569th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of June 2024, Algol 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, Algol was viewed 0 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Algol is most adored in Virginia, Indiana and Colorado.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Algol is found in these categories:

celestial dog names
celestial

Named after a bright star in Perseus constellation, it's astronomically awesome!

Dog names like Algol:

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
The first letter of the greek alphabet.
the brightest star in Scorpius
Algol dog name meaning

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