a wispy white cloud (usually of fine ice crystals) at a high altitude (4 to 8 miles)





Traits associated with the name Cirrus:

Dogs named Cirrus tend to be loving, loyal, good-natured, and resilient. This name is also associated with companionship, and empathy.

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

Naming your dog Cirrus suggests that you have an appreciation for the beauty of the sky and the clouds. It may also suggest that you have a creative and imaginative side.

Is Cirrus a good dog name?

Cirrus has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Cirrus 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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Cirrus is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Cirrus was, in the past month, the 826th most viewed dog name on

As of June 2024, Cirrus 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, Cirrus was viewed 0 times, and liked 1 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Cirrus is most adored in Iowa, Maine and New Mexico.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Georgia, Nebraska and Alaska.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Cirrus:

  1. Rottweiler
  2. Australian Shepherd

Cirrus is found in these categories:

unique dog names

Cloud-inspired monikers aren't common in the canine world!

celestial dog names

Clouds in the sky, like this fluffy pooch's moniker, are heavenly!

nature dog names

Refers to a type of cloud often seen in the sky.

Dog names like Cirrus:

(astronomy) a relatively small extraterrestrial body consisting of a frozen mass that travels around the sun in a highly elliptical orbit
everything that exists anywhere
Light, buoyant, lively
Ancient roman god of love.
The goddess of agriculture, and motherly love
Reef Formation
Cirrus dog name meaning

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