Butch

Male

Meaning

Bank and train robber.

Origin

British

Pronunciation

/bʌtʃ/

Traits associated with the name Butch:

Dogs named Butch tend to be loving, loyal, brave, and resilient. This name is also associated with companionship, and intelligence.

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

Naming your dog Butch suggests that you have a strong, masculine personality and appreciate traditional values. It could also suggest that you have a sense of humor and enjoy giving your pet a unique name.

Is Butch a good dog name?

Butch is a one-syllable dog name, making it short and snappy. Butch 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

1,293
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403
New York City Dog Name Database
146
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Butch was, in the past month, the 1342nd most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of April 2024, Butch 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, Butch was viewed 65 times, and liked 4 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Butch is most adored in South Dakota, New Mexico and Idaho.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Butch:

  1. American Pitbull Terrier
  2. German Shepherd
  3. Rottweiler
  4. Labrador Retriever
  5. Boxer

Famous dogs named Butch:

  • comics icon A dog named Butch appeared in the comic book Moose and Molly by Bob Weber.
  • film icon A anatolian shepherd named Butch played a role in the movie Cats & Dogs.
  • film icon A bulldog named Butch played a role in the movie Mickey Mouse.
  • television icon A bulldog named Butch featured in the television show Mickey Mouse Clubhouse.

Butch is found in these categories:

big dog names
big

Butch sounds tough, strong and fearless, just like hefty hounds!

guard dog names
guard

Connotes toughness, often linked to protective roles in films and literature.

badass dog names
badass

Connotes toughness and strength, often associated with rugged, masculine characters in popular culture.

sassy dog names
sassy

Bold and brash, Butch embodies a dog's feisty, fearless, and playful spirit.

Gangster Dog Names
gangster

Connotes toughness and rebellion, often associated with notorious mob figures.

british dog names
british

Commonly used in UK as slang for tough, masculine individuals.

old fashioned dog names
old-fashioned

Popularized in 1940s, evoking tough, masculine imagery from classic cinema.

Dog names like Butch:

Badger
Ruler
Brawny and tough.
Son Of My Right Hand
Tough guy; a man of great strength.
Village In The Woods; echoing of bees and other insects.
Butch dog name meaning

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