Explosive leap forward or upright; the action of a rifle.





Traits associated with the name Bolt:

Bolt has a strong, powerful sound to it that highlights a dog's strength of character.

Dogs named Bolt 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 Bolt?

Naming your dog Bolt suggests that you have a sense of adventure and a love of speed. It could also suggest that you are a fan of the Disney movie of the same name.

Is Bolt a good dog name?

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

Bolt is found in these categories:


  • Bolt ranks #48 with users of
  • Bolt ranks #862 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Bolt ranks #2,823 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

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

In the past week, Bolt was viewed 119 times, and liked 32 times.

Most popular breeds named Bolt:

  1. Boxer
  2. German Shepherd
  3. Saint Bernard

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Famous dogs named Bolt:

  • film icon A white shepherd named Bolt played a role in the movie Bolt.

Dog names like Bolt:

Bright and shiny.
Large, loud or notable; also a slang term for people of the Baby Boomer generation.
Deer, Cowboy
Stingy or pointed.
Death, destruction and run.
Bolt dog name meaning

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