Bobby

Male

Meaning

Chess genius.

Origin

English

Pronunciation

/ˈbɑbi/

Traits associated with the name Bobby:

Dogs named Bobby tend to be loving, loyal, good-natured, and industrious. This name is also associated with companionship, and intelligence.

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

Naming your dog Bobby suggests that you have a fondness for traditional names and may have a sentimental attachment to the name. It could also suggest that you have a strong sense of loyalty and are looking for a companion that will be a faithful friend.

Is Bobby a good dog name?

Bobby has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Bobby 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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Bobby is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Bobby was, in the past month, the 69th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of June 2024, Bobby 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, Bobby was viewed 0 times, and liked 2 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Bobby is most adored in District of Columbia, Georgia and California.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Bobby:

  1. Chihuahua
  2. German Shepherd
  3. Chow Chow
  4. Labrador Retriever
  5. Poodle

Famous dogs named Bobby:

  • film icon A skye terrier named Bobby played a role in the movie Greyfriars Bobby.

Bobby is found in these categories:

calm dog names
calm

Bobby sounds soothing, like a gentle breeze or a quiet stream.

intelligent dog names
intelligent

Bobby signifies alertness, quick learning, and keen perception in dogs.

cute dog names
cute

Evokes images of playful pups, referencing Bobby from "The Brady Bunch".

Dog names like Bobby:

Lower, either in elevation or geography.
Birch tree meadow
Handsome
Son Of My Right Hand
Son Of My Right Hand
Resolute protector
Bobby dog name meaning

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Boby (México, Mexico)
Noble at heart, leader, brave protector
October 16, 2022 ◆ Translated

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