Blessed; diminutive form of Benedict





Traits associated with the name Benito:

Benito has an elegant sound to it that really closes the gap between dog and human.

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

Is Benito a good dog name?

Benito has more syllables than most dog names, but you can easily give your pup a nickname to shorten things. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Benito isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Benito is found in these categories:


  • Benito ranks #1,780 with users of
  • Benito ranks #1,258 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Benito ranks #1,497 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

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

Most popular breeds named Benito:

  1. Chihuahua
  2. Dalmatian
  3. Rhodesian Ridgeback
  4. Pomeranian
  5. Cocker Spaniel

Dog names like Benito:

Son of Talmai (the farmer); ploughman.
Strong; as brave as a bear.
A quick, lively Spanish dance; a short jacket, worn mostly by women.
Son Of Consolation
French for beautiful and handsome friend
Dweller near the wood fort
Benito dog name meaning

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