the second brightest star in Orion





Alt. Spellings

Beetle, Juice

Traits associated with the name Betelgeuse:

Dogs named Betelgeuse tend to be loving, loyal, and resilient. This name is also associated with companionship.

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

It suggests that you have an appreciation for the unusual and a sense of humor. It also suggests that you may have an interest in astronomy or science fiction.

Is Betelgeuse a good dog name?

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Betelgeuse was, in the past month, the 4489th most viewed dog name on

As of June 2024, Betelgeuse 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, Betelgeuse was viewed 0 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Betelgeuse is most adored in Idaho, Indiana and Virginia.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Nebraska, Ohio and Iowa.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Betelgeuse is found in these categories:

celestial dog names

Star of Orion's shoulder, this dog name shines with astronomical flair!

Dog names like Betelgeuse:

a cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt
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any of several tropical and subtropical treelike herbs of the genus Musa having a terminal crown of large entire leaves and usually bearing hanging clusters of elongated fruits
a member of the Siouan people of southeastern Mississippi
Northern lights phenomenon.
Betelgeuse dog name meaning

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