Braxton

Male

Meaning

Brock's Town

Origin

English

Pronunciation

/ˈbrækstən/

Traits associated with the name Braxton:

Dogs named Braxton tend to be loving, industrious, and hard-working. This name is also associated with companionship.

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

Naming your dog Braxton suggests that you have a strong appreciation for traditional names and may have a classic style. It also suggests that you have a strong sense of loyalty and are willing to commit to something for the long-term.

Is Braxton a good dog name?

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

4,181
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1,832
New York City Dog Name Database
2,823
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Braxton was, in the past month, the 4315th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of May 2024, Braxton 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, Braxton was viewed 0 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Braxton is most adored in Alabama, Nebraska and Tennessee.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Missouri, Oregon and Michigan.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Braxton:

  1. German Shepherd
  2. Yorkshire Terrier
  3. Golden Retriever

Braxton is found in these categories:

old fashioned dog names
old-fashioned

Harkens back to Braxton Hicks contractions, coined in 1872!

Dog names like Braxton:

Son Of My Right Hand
Son Of My Right Hand
Tough guy; a man of great strength.
From The Barley Town
Little Blessed One
Son Of Benedict/Benjamin
Braxton dog name meaning

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