Cliff

Male

Meaning

Diminutive Form Of Clifford

Origin

English

Pronunciation

/klɪf/

Traits associated with the name Cliff:

Dogs named Cliff 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 Cliff?

Naming your dog Cliff suggests that you have a fondness for classic, timeless names. It also suggests that you may have a strong connection to nature, as the name Cliff is often associated with rocky cliffs and mountains.

Is Cliff a good dog name?

Cliff is a one-syllable dog name, making it short and snappy. Cliff 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

2,396
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1,638
New York City Dog Name Database
1,461
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Cliff was, in the past month, the 3185th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of May 2024, Cliff 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, Cliff was viewed 0 times, and liked 3 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Cliff is most adored in Maine, Nebraska and Wisconsin.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Cliff:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. Rottweiler
  3. Weimaraner
  4. Whippet
  5. Cockapoo

Cliff is found in these categories:

old fashioned dog names
old-fashioned

Popular during the 50s, less common amidst today's Fidos and Rexes.

ocean dog names
ocean

Cliffs are often found at the edge of sea, symbolizing a connection with water bodies.

Dog names like Cliff:

Clark kent, also known as superman.
Lame
Acquired, or possessed; the first born son of Adam & Eve.
One who transports goods by cart or wagon.
A Fortress, Camp
From the ford by the cliff
Cliff dog name meaning

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