Glowing light






Emily P. Contributor

Aura is a pawsitively radiant name for your canine companion. It's a nod to the ancient Greeks, who personified Aura as the goddess of the breeze - perfect for those dogs with a breezy, carefree spirit. Plus, in the modern age, it's a shout-out to the unseen energy field that surrounds us all. So, whether your pup is a history buff, a New Age guru, or just has that certain je ne sais quoi, Aura is a name that says, "My dog is more enlightened than your honor student." And let's be honest, who wouldn't want their dog to have an aura of awesomeness?

Traits associated with the name Aura:

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

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

That you have an appreciation for the spiritual and metaphysical. You may be drawn to the idea of energy and the power of the universe.

Is Aura a good dog name?

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

Popularity: Overall

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Aura was, in the past month, the 697th most viewed dog name on

As of March 2024, Aura 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, Aura was viewed 87 times, and liked 8 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Aura is most adored in Utah, Hawaii and Oregon.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Aura is found in these categories:

celestial dog names

Radiates heavenly energy, referencing the ethereal light surrounding divine beings.

spiritual dog names

Aura refers to an invisible energy field surrounding a being, often associated with spirituality and mysticism.

Dog names like Aura:

Healer; physician.
Rising sun.
Righteous, fair.
Veneration or respect paid to the saints and angels.
Aura dog name meaning

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