Cricket

Unisex

Meaning

Loud Insect Of The Night

Origin

English

Pronunciation

/ˈkrɪkɪt/

Traits associated with the name Cricket:

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

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

Naming your dog Cricket suggests that you have a playful and creative side. You may also have a fondness for nature and the outdoors.

Is Cricket a good dog name?

Cricket has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Cricket 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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Naming your dog Cricket is certainly a thing, but it's one of the more niche choices out there according to our data.

Popularity: Historical Trend

Cricket was, in the past month, the 854th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of March 2024, Cricket 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, Cricket was viewed 128 times, and liked 1 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Cricket is most adored in Montana, Michigan and New Mexico.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Cricket:

  1. Chihuahua
  2. Yorkshire Terrier
  3. Pomeranian
  4. German Shepherd
  5. Cocker Spaniel

Cricket is found in these categories:

disney dog names
disney

Jiminy Cricket, a beloved character, inspires many canine monikers.

cute dog names
cute

Chirpy insect moniker evokes playful, endearing imagery, perfect for a pup!

flower dog names
flower

Crickets are often associated with fields and meadows, where blooms are abundant.

animal dog names
animal

Insects inspire many pet monikers, and this chirpy bug is no exception!

Dog names like Cricket:

a reddish-brown color resembling the color of polished copper
The leader of a group of people
Free man
A word short for a chipset, or a splinter. Also the diminutive form of Charles.
Light, buoyant, lively
Order, harmony, beauty.
Cricket dog name meaning

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Adrianna (Pennsylvania, United States)
I think of cricket as an adorable name for a dog as small as a cricket like a chihuahua.
January 22, 2024

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