Brighton

Unisex

Meaning

From The Bright Town

Origin

British

Pronunciation

/ˈbraɪtən/

Traits associated with the name Brighton:

Dogs named Brighton tend to be loving, and resilient. This name is also associated with companionship, intelligence, and empathy.

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

Naming your dog Brighton suggests that you have an appreciation for the beauty of the seaside and the unique charm of the city of Brighton. It also suggests that you have a creative and adventurous spirit.

Is Brighton a good dog name?

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

1,582
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1,638
New York City Dog Name Database
2,667
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Brighton was, in the past month, the 2258th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of February 2024, Brighton 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, Brighton was viewed 30 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Brighton is most adored in Virginia, Tennessee and Nevada.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in New York, Florida and California.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Brighton:

  1. Golden Retriever
  2. Jack Russell Terrier
  3. Yorkshire Terrier
  4. Chihuahua

Brighton is found in these categories:

british dog names
british

Popular seaside resort known for its pier and LGBTQ+ friendly atmosphere.

unique dog names
unique

This moniker nods to a vibrant English seaside town, rarely used for canines.

Dog names like Brighton:

Bright
King
Companion, partner; perhaps a version of the word "brother".
Banjo
Short for barnacle.
Little Bird
Brighton dog name meaning

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