Benson

Male

Meaning

Son Of Benedict/Benjamin

Origin

British

Pronunciation

/ˈbɛnsən/

Traits associated with the name Benson:

Dogs named Benson tend to be loving, affectionate, and industrious. This name is also associated with companionship, and intelligence.

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

Naming your dog Benson suggests that you have a sense of humor and enjoy giving your pet a unique name. It also suggests that you may have a fondness for classic television shows or characters.

Is Benson a good dog name?

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

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1,053
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Benson was, in the past month, the 496th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of May 2024, Benson 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.

In general, this name has held steady in popularity with PupNames.com visitors.

In the past week, Benson was viewed 0 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Benson is most adored in Oregon, Nebraska and Virginia.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Missouri, New Jersey and Oklahoma.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Benson:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. German Shepherd
  3. English Bulldog
  4. Rat Terrier
  5. Jack Russell Terrier

Benson is found in these categories:

old fashioned dog names
old-fashioned

Popular in the 70s, it harks back to a classic British butler.

posh dog names
posh

Hails from British aristocracy, echoing the refined butler in classic sitcom "Soap".

british dog names
british

Associated with a popular UK soap opera and a cigarette brand.

Dog names like Benson:

Son Of My Right Hand
From The Barley Town
Little Blessed One
Noble Man
Homestead by the stream
Genuine, bold or brave
Benson dog name meaning

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