Blitz

Unisex

Meaning

An overwhelming all out attack.

Origin

German

Pronunciation

/blɪts/

EDITOR'S NOTE

Emily P.

PupNames.com Contributor

Blitz is the canine equivalent of a superhero name, perfect for your lightning-fast furball. It's a nod to the German word for "lightning", so it's ideal for dogs with a quick sprint or sharp wit. Plus, it's a popular name in sports, like the Seattle Seahawks' mascot, so it's perfect for pups with a playful, competitive streak. And let's not forget Blitz from the video game "Road Rash", a character known for his speed and tenacity. So, if your dog is a fast, smart, playful, and a bit of a video game nerd, Blitz is the name to beat!

Traits associated with the name Blitz:

Dogs named Blitz tend to be loving, loyal, good-natured, and brave. This name is also associated with companionship, and friendship.

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

That you have a creative and unique sense of humor. Blitz is an unusual name for a dog, and it suggests that you have a playful and lighthearted attitude.

Is Blitz a good dog name?

Blitz is a one-syllable dog name, making it short and snappy. Blitz is a widely loved dog name for good reason. If you like it, go for it!

Popularity: Overall

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Blitz was, in the past month, the 522nd most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of March 2024, Blitz is becoming a more popular moniker with new puppy owners. Our stats show that the name is more 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, Blitz was viewed 101 times, and liked 7 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Blitz is most adored in New Hampshire, Kentucky and Arizona.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Blitz:

  1. German Shepherd
  2. Doberman Pinscher
  3. Labrador Retriever
  4. Rottweiler
  5. Jack Russell Terrier

Blitz is found in these categories:

sporty dog names
sporty

The term originates from a fast, aggressive move in sports, particularly football.

Gangster Dog Names
gangster

Derived from German, it implies a sudden, fast attack, echoing mob tactics.

playful dog names
playful

The name suggests speed and energy, often associated with playful, active dogs.

tough dog names
tough

Blitz screams speed, strength, and unstoppable force, perfect for fearless pups!

badass dog names
badass

Connotes speed, strength, and surprise, often associated with powerful, energetic breeds, reflecting a fearless and adventurous spirit.

guard dog names
guard

Derived from German, it signifies lightning speed, perfect for protective canines.

Dog names like Blitz:

Bear-like
Explosive leap forward or upright; the action of a rifle.
Bright and shiny.
Bo
To live
A hot-tasting powder prepared from dried and ground peppercorns, commonly used as a spice or condiment to flavor food.
Death, destruction and run.
Blitz dog name meaning

Comments icon Comments (2)

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AloneWolf (Greater Poland, Poland)
I pick up this name taking out of my head I have never known that this actual name for dog I have even do female version Blitzy I wish to have a border collie named like that
March 22, 2022

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Blitz (England, United Kingdom)
It is so cutee!!
February 25, 2022

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