supergiant star 650 light years from Earth; second brightest star in the sky





Traits associated with the name Canopus:

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

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

Naming your dog Canopus suggests that you have an appreciation for the stars and the night sky. It also suggests that you have a creative and unique sense of style.

Is Canopus a good dog name?

Canopus has more syllables than most dog names, but you can easily give your pup a nickname to shorten things. Canopus isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

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  • Canopus ranks #3,127 with users of
  • Canopus ranks #2,998 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Canopus ranks #4,308 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

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

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Canopus dog name meaning

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