Davy

Male

Meaning

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)

Origin

Celtic

Pronunciation

/ˈdeɪvi/

Traits associated with the name Davy:

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

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

That you have a creative and unique sense of humor. Davy is an unusual name for a dog, and it suggests that you have a playful and lighthearted attitude.

Is Davy a good dog name?

Davy 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. Davy 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

1,605
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1,388
New York City Dog Name Database
2,823
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Davy was, in the past month, the 2889th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

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

Popularity: United States

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

Davy is most adored in Maine, California and Oklahoma.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Davy:

  1. German Shepherd
  2. Miniature Pinscher
  3. Shih Tzu

Davy is found in these categories:

old fashioned dog names
old-fashioned

Popular during the 1800s, it echoes Davy Crockett, famed frontiersman.

cute dog names
cute

Evokes images of beloved Davy Crockett, charming with a dash of mischief.

Dog names like Davy:

From Donald or Donovan; brown, chief or noble.
From the people's meadow
Right-handed, skilled
Descendant of Dubhthach
Diminutive of Dustin, meaning brave warrior.
From The Farm At The Ditch
Davy dog name meaning

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