Brooklyn

Unisex

Meaning

Broken Land Or Pretty Brook

Origin

Dutch

Pronunciation

/ˈbrʊklɪn/

EDITOR'S NOTE

Emily P.

PupNames.com Contributor

Brooklyn, a dog name with a New York state of mind! It's hip, it's cool, it's a borough that's a melting pot of cultures, just like your pup's mixed breed. It's got a touch of street cred, but it's also got a heart of gold - just like a rescue dog. Plus, it's a nod to the iconic Brooklyn Bridge, symbolizing the strong bond between you and your furry friend. And let's not forget Jay-Z, a Brooklyn native, who rapped, "I got 99 problems but a bitch ain't one." Now, isn't that a paw-fect name for your female dog?

Traits associated with the name Brooklyn:

Dogs named Brooklyn tend to be loving, good-natured, brave, and resilient. This name is also associated with companionship, and intelligence.

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

It suggests that you have an affinity for the city of Brooklyn, New York. It could also suggest that you have a creative and unique outlook on life.

Is Brooklyn a good dog name?

Brooklyn has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Brooklyn 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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Naming your dog Brooklyn is certainly a thing, but it's one of the more niche choices out there according to our data.

Popularity: Historical Trend

Brooklyn was, in the past month, the 957th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of April 2024, Brooklyn 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, Brooklyn was viewed 78 times, and liked 1 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Brooklyn is most adored in Rhode Island, North Dakota and Maine.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Brooklyn:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. Boxer
  3. American Pitbull Terrier
  4. Chihuahua
  5. Golden Retriever

Brooklyn is found in these categories:

sassy dog names
sassy

This NYC borough embodies spunk, attitude, and a unique, bold spirit.

cute dog names
cute

New York's charming borough inspires whimsical, endearing canine monikers.

badass dog names
badass

Exudes urban coolness, strength, and individuality, reflecting the vibrant, diverse character of the iconic New York borough.

unique dog names
unique

Named after a bustling New York borough, it's a cosmopolitan canine choice!

Dog names like Brooklyn:

Bright and shiny.
Large, loud or notable; also a slang term for people of the Baby Boomer generation.
Banjo
From bonnie and clyde.
Little Rabbit
Courtyard within castle walls; steward or public official.
Brooklyn dog name meaning

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