Traits associated with the name Buddha:

Dogs named Buddha tend to be strong-willed, loyal, and loving. This name is also associated with companionship, and empathy.

Is Buddha a good dog name?

Buddha 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. Buddha isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Buddha is found in these categories:


  • Buddha ranks #499 with users of PupNames.com.
  • Buddha ranks #541 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Buddha ranks #1,032 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

Naming your dog Buddha is certainly a thing, but it's one of the more niche choices out there according to our data.

Most popular breeds named Buddha:

  1. Chow Chow
  2. Pug
  3. Shih Tzu
  4. American Pitbull Terrier
  5. Japanese Chin

Dog names like Buddha:

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

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