Carlton

Male

Meaning

From The Town Of The Free Men

Origin

English

Pronunciation

/kɑːɹltən/

Traits associated with the name Carlton:

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

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

Naming your dog Carlton suggests that you have a sense of humor and enjoy classic television shows. It could also suggest that you are a fan of the show Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, as Carlton was a main character in the show.

Is Carlton a good dog name?

Carlton has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Carlton 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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1,294
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2,823
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Carlton was, in the past month, the 2947th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of July 2024, Carlton 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, Carlton was viewed 0 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Carlton is most adored in Missouri, Virginia and California.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Wisconsin, Washington and Iowa.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Carlton:

  1. Cocker Spaniel
  2. Poodle
  3. Labrador Retriever
  4. Golden Retriever

Carlton is found in these categories:

old fashioned dog names
old-fashioned

Popular in the 19th century, it's reminiscent of "Fresh Prince" nostalgia.

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Carlton dog name meaning

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