Cletus

Male

Meaning

Country bumpkin/farmer.

Origin

Greek

Pronunciation

/ˈkliːtəs/

Traits associated with the name Cletus:

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

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

That you have a sense of humor and enjoy giving your pets unique names.

Is Cletus a good dog name?

Cletus has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Cletus 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

1,857
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1,832
New York City Dog Name Database
1,910
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Cletus was, in the past month, the 4544th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of February 2024, Cletus 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, Cletus was viewed 54 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Cletus is most adored in Idaho, Iowa and Virginia.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Ohio, Texas and Pennsylvania.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Cletus:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. Bluetick Coonhound
  3. Boxer
  4. Pekingese
  5. Chow Chow

Cletus is found in these categories:

funny dog names
funny

Evokes humor with its hillbilly stereotype and Simpsons character association.

Dog names like Cletus:

From the ford by the cliff
Chewbacca's nickname in the star wars franchise.
One who transports goods by cart or wagon.
A Fortress, Camp
(of a consistency) requiring chewing
Diminutive form of Francisco; means small, boy or child.
Cletus dog name meaning

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