Dogs named Arya tend to be loving, affectionate, brave, and strong-willed. This feminine name is also associated with companionship, and courage.
It suggests that you are a fan of the popular fantasy series Game of Thrones, as Arya is a character in the show. It also suggests that you have a strong appreciation for strong female characters.
Arya 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. Arya isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!
Naming your dog Arya is certainly a thing, but it's one of the more niche choices out there according to our data.
Arya was, in the past month, the 393rd most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.
As of February 2024, Arya is becoming a more popular moniker with new puppy owners. Our stats show that the name is more fashionable than it was at this time last year.
In general, this name has held steady in popularity with PupNames.com visitors.
In the past week, Arya was viewed 93 times, and liked 3 times.
The map below shows Arya's popularity across the United States, according to PupNames data.
Arya is most adored in Mississippi, Oregon and Ohio.
By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Michigan, Colorado and Virginia.
And this world map shows which countries have the greatest love for the name Arya.
Arya is found in these categories:
Derived from a Game of Thrones character known for her resilience, independence, and fighting skills.
Derived from royalty in Game of Thrones, suggesting high-class lineage.
Derived from Sanskrit, meaning "noble, great, truthful", often associated with strength and agility, traits of hunting dogs.