Athens

Male

Meaning

Most important city in Greek mythology.

Origin

Greek

Pronunciation

/ˈæθənz/

Traits associated with the name Athens:

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

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

It suggests that you have an appreciation for history and culture, and that you may have a special connection to the city of Athens.

Is Athens a good dog name?

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

3,513
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2,998
New York City Dog Name Database
4,308
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Athens was, in the past month, the 4338th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of February 2024, Athens 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, Athens was viewed 8 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

As you can see, this name is not particularly common across the United States.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Athens is found in these categories:

mythical dog names
mythical

The name originates from Greek mythology, representing wisdom and civilization.

Dog names like Athens:

A unique vessel that transported jason and the argonauts in greek mythology.
One of the greatest greek heroes who fought in the trojan war.
Giants in Greek mythology.
Odysseus' dog in Greek mythology.
The home and fortress of the gods in Norse mythology.
Of The Sky
Athens dog name meaning

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