Diminutive form of Francisco; means small, boy or child.





Traits associated with the name Chico:

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

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

Naming your dog Chico suggests that you have a fun-loving and outgoing personality. It also suggests that you have a great sense of humor and enjoy making people smile.

Is Chico a good dog name?

Chico has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Chico is a widely loved dog name for good reason. If you like it, go for it!

Chico is found in these categories:


  • Chico ranks #186 with users of
  • Chico ranks #120 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Chico ranks #39 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

Chico is one of the more popular dog names out there. According to our data, Chico outranks the great majority of names.

In the past week, Chico was viewed 135 times, and liked 12 times.

Most popular breeds named Chico:

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

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Famous dogs named Chico:

  • film icon A australian cattle dog named Chico played a role in the movie Secret Window.

Dog names like Chico:

(of a consistency) requiring chewing
Chewbacca's nickname in the star wars franchise.
Castle; fort.
Chico dog name meaning

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