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The leader of a group of people

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

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name analysis icon Is Captain a good dog name?

Captain has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Captain isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

name breeds icon Most popular breeds named Captain:

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

similar names icon Dog names like Captain:

Cook. it is also used as a nickname for names long names that begin with 'co-.
Free man
Skilled hunter or huntsman.
The name of a Scottish river; means "the keeper of the keys".
Light, buoyant, lively
Order, harmony, beauty.

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