Traits associated with the name Alta:

Dogs named Alta tend to be loving, brave, resilient, and strong-willed. This name is also associated with companionship, and empathy.

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

That you have a creative and unique sense of style. Alta is an uncommon name for a dog, so it suggests that you like to stand out and express yourself in a unique way.

Is Alta a good dog name?

Alta has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Alta 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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Alta is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Alta was, in the past month, the 2615th most viewed dog name on

As of May 2024, Alta 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, Alta was viewed 0 times, and liked 1 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Alta is most adored in Vermont, Oregon and Louisiana.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Alta:

  1. Australian Shepherd
  2. Old English Sheepdog
  3. Labrador Retriever

Alta is found in these categories:

unique dog names

Derived from Latin, symbolizing "high and lofty", rarely chosen for canines.

old fashioned dog names

Popular during the 19th century, now rarely heard in dog parks.

independent dog names

The name's origin in Latin meaning "high and lofty" suggests a sense of independence and self-reliance.

Dog names like Alta:

Noble, Exalted
To Drive, Propel
Ash Tree Farm
Man-like, or brave
Free man
Alta dog name meaning

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