Derry

Male

Meaning

Oak Grove. Surname.

Origin

English

Pronunciation

/ˈdɛri/

Traits associated with the name Derry:

Dogs named Derry 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 Derry?

Naming your dog Derry suggests that you have an affinity for Irish culture and may have a connection to the city of Derry in Northern Ireland. It could also suggest that you have a fondness for unique and unusual names.

Is Derry a good dog name?

Derry 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. Derry 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

3,897
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2,998
New York City Dog Name Database
2,667
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Derry was, in the past month, the 2544th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

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

Popularity: United States

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

Derry is most adored in Arizona, Alabama and Virginia.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Derry:

  1. Cockapoo
  2. Chinese Shar-Pei
  3. Collie
  4. Corgi

Derry is found in these categories:

independent dog names
independent

Uncommon and not typically associated with specific breeds or dog characteristics, offering individuality and uniqueness.

Dog names like Derry:

God is my judge
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.
Derry dog name meaning

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