Apollo

Unisex

Meaning

Destroyer; god of music, poetry, prophecy, archery and medicine

Origin

Greek

Pronunciation

ə'pɑloʊ

Traits associated with the name Apollo:

Dogs named Apollo tend to be strong-willed, industrious, affectionate, and loving. This name is also associated with intelligence, and companionship.

Is Apollo a good dog name?

Apollo 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. Apollo is a widely loved dog name for good reason. If you like it, go for it!

Apollo is found in these categories:

Popularity

  • Apollo ranks #174 with users of PupNames.com.
  • Apollo ranks #158 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Apollo ranks #418 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

Apollo is one of the more popular dog names out there. According to our data, Apollo outranks the great majority of names.

Most popular breeds named Apollo:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. German Shepherd
  3. Rottweiler
  4. American Pitbull Terrier
  5. Boxer

Famous dogs named Apollo:

  • television icon A doberman pinscher named Apollo featured in the television show Magnum-P.I..
  • television icon A dog named Apollo featured in the television show Jim Henson's Pajanimals.

Dog names like Apollo:

The goddess of dawn in greco-roman mythology
Ace
One Or Expert
A titan condemned to hold up the celestial heavens for eternity in Greek mythology. It means "to carry".
The first letter of the greek alphabet.
Bright and shiny.
Ali
Noble, Exalted
Apollo dog name meaning

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