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Traits associated with the name Beau:

Dogs named Beau tend to be loving, affectionate, good-natured, and resilient. This name is also associated with companionship, intelligence, and beauty.

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

Naming your dog Beau suggests that you have a fondness for classic, timeless names. It also suggests that you have a strong appreciation for the beauty of nature and the outdoors.

Is Beau a good dog name?

Beau is a one-syllable dog name, making it short and snappy. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Beau is a widely loved dog name for good reason. If you like it, go for it!

Beau is found in these categories:


  • Beau ranks #147 with users of
  • Beau ranks #210 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Beau ranks #162 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

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

In the past week, Beau was viewed 125 times, and liked 11 times.

Most popular breeds named Beau:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. Golden Retriever
  3. Poodle
  4. Cocker Spaniel
  5. German Shepherd

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Comments icon Comments (2)

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Lily (South Carolina, United States)
My dog's name was Beau, and he was all of those wonderful things. are you pronouncing it because it only has one syllable (sounds just like "Bo"), not two.
August 06, 2023

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Beautiful name! (North Carolina, United States)
Beautiful name!
May 14, 2023

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