Arthur

Male

Meaning

Bear

Origin

British

Pronunciation

/ˈɑːθər/

Traits associated with the name Arthur:

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

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

Naming your dog Arthur suggests that you have a fondness for classic names and may have a traditional or old-fashioned style. It could also suggest that you have a strong sense of loyalty and are looking for a companion who will be a faithful friend.

Is Arthur a good dog name?

Arthur has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Arthur 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

1,784
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663
New York City Dog Name Database
740
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Arthur was, in the past month, the 1066th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of February 2024, Arthur 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, Arthur was viewed 93 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Arthur is most adored in Wyoming, Nebraska and North Carolina.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Arthur:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. Cocker Spaniel
  3. Corgi
  4. German Shepherd
  5. Dachshund

Famous dogs named Arthur:

  • film icon A jack russell terrier named Arthur played a role in the movie Beginners.

Arthur is found in these categories:

disney dog names
disney

King Arthur's legend inspired many magical Disney tales.

british dog names
british

Legendary king known for Excalibur, Knights of the Round Table.

old fashioned dog names
old-fashioned

King Arthur's knights probably had canine companions named after him!

posh dog names
posh

Royalty often favors this moniker, lending it an air of aristocratic charm.

Dog names like Arthur:

Genuine, bold or brave
Refers to the famous scientist, albert einstein
Counselor
Counselor
God Is Good
Burdened
Arthur dog name meaning

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