a device that when pressed will release part of a mechanism





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Traits associated with the name Button:

Dogs named Button tend to be loving, affectionate, and good-natured. This name is also associated with companionship, beauty, and friendship.

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

Naming your dog Button suggests that you have a creative and whimsical side. It also suggests that you have a fondness for small, cute things.

Is Button a good dog name?

Button has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Button 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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New York City Dog Name Database
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Button was, in the past month, the 1518th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of April 2024, Button 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, Button was viewed 87 times, and liked 3 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Button is most adored in Montana, Wyoming and Nevada.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Virginia, Nebraska and District of Columbia.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Button:

  1. Poodle
  2. Jack Russell Terrier
  3. Shih Tzu
  4. Maltese
  5. Labrador Retriever

Button is found in these categories:

small dog names

Cute, round, and tiny as a sewn-on fastener, perfect for cuddling!

playful dog names

Associations with small, cute objects and the action of pressing or 'playing' with buttons.

funny dog names

Humor arises from its association with small, cute, and insignificant objects.

cute dog names

Evokes imagery of small, adorable sewing essentials, enhancing its charm.

Dog names like Button:

Any of various small flat sweet cakes or cookies. Literally means "twice cooked".
Short for barnacle.
Bubbly, effervescent, lively and enthusiastic."
The seed of one of several genera of the flowering plant family Fabaceae.
Nickname for a boy in the south of the US; a slow moving individual.
Button dog name meaning

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Pamela Blosser (North Carolina, United States)
Love the same Button
January 06, 2023

Let us know what you think of Button as a dog name!