Danny

Male

Meaning

God is my judge

Origin

Hebrew

Pronunciation

/ˈdæni/

Traits associated with the name Danny:

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

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

That you have a sense of humor and enjoy giving your pets fun and unique names. It also suggests that you are a fan of the classic movie "Grease" and its main character, Danny Zuko.

Is Danny a good dog name?

Danny has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Danny 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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Danny is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Danny was, in the past month, the 767th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of May 2024, Danny 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, Danny was viewed 0 times, and liked 1 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Danny is most adored in Virginia, New Jersey and Colorado.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Washington, North Carolina and Ohio.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Danny:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. German Shepherd
  3. Chihuahua
  4. Poodle
  5. Pomeranian

Famous dogs named Danny:

  • comics icon A great dane named Danny appeared in the comic book JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Phantom Blood by Hirohiko Araki.
  • television icon A great dane named Danny featured in the television show JoJo's Bizarre Adventure.

Danny is found in these categories:

independent dog names
independent

The name's human-like quality and lack of association with specific breeds or sizes promotes a sense of individuality and independence.

Dog names like Danny:

Oak Grove. Surname.
English chemist who was a pioneer in electrochemistry and who used it to isolate elements sodium and potassium and barium and boron and calcium and magnesium and chlorine (1778-1829)
From Donald or Donovan; brown, chief or noble.
From the people's meadow
Descendant of Dubhthach
Diminutive of Dustin, meaning brave warrior.
Danny dog name meaning

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Joyce (Virginia, United States)
We named our rescue Danny because he appears to part of a breed from the British Isles, a Border Collie. We love the name and it is very fun to say!
August 28, 2023

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Monu (Rajasthan, India)
I am purchase a new dog and it,s name is Danny I don't know how to Handel his so you have any idia
August 21, 2022

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Alejandra camila (Departamento de Managua, Nicaragua)
Hello, my dog is called Danny.
August 13, 2022 ◆ Translated

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