United States physicist noted for research on x-rays and gamma rays and nuclear energy; his observation that X-rays behave like miniature bowling balls in their interactions with electrons provided evidence for the quantal nature of light (1892-1962)





Traits associated with the name Compton:

Dogs named Compton tend to be strong-willed, loving, and brave. This name is also associated with courage, and companionship.

Is Compton a good dog name?

Compton has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Compton isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Compton is found in these categories:


  • Compton ranks #1,749 with users of
  • Compton ranks #2,002 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Compton ranks #2,766 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

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

Most popular breeds named Compton:

  1. American Staffordshire Terrier
  2. American Pitbull Terrier
  3. Labrador Retriever

Dog names like Compton:

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Compton dog name meaning

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