Basil

Unisex

name meaning icon Meaning

King

name origin icon Origin

Greek

name pronunciation icon Pronunciation

'bæzəl

name spellings icon Alt. Spellings

name popularity icon Popularity

PupNames

188

N.Y.C.*

408

L.A.*

1,067

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

name categories icon Basil is found in these categories:

name analysis icon Is Basil a good dog name?

Basil has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Basil isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

name breeds icon Most popular breeds named Basil:

  1. Dachshund
  2. Labrador Retriever
  3. Jack Russell Terrier
  4. Corgi
  5. Chihuahua

similar names icon Dog names like Basil:

Little Bird
The first name of agatha christie's miss marple character
Courtyard within castle walls; steward or public official.
Companion, partner; perhaps a version of the word "brother".
Gift of god
Ali
Noble, Exalted

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