Fuel; diminutive form of Matthias.





Traits associated with the name Diesel:

Dogs named Diesel tend to be good-natured, loyal, loving, and brave. This name is also associated with friendship, and companionship.

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

Naming your dog Diesel suggests that you have an appreciation for strong, powerful things. It could also suggest that you have a strong sense of loyalty and commitment.

Is Diesel a good dog name?

Diesel has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Diesel is a widely loved dog name for good reason. If you like it, go for it!

Diesel is found in these categories:


  • Diesel ranks #130 with users of PupNames.com.
  • Diesel ranks #114 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Diesel ranks #325 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

Diesel is one of the more popular dog names out there. According to our data, Diesel outranks the great majority of names.

Most popular breeds named Diesel:

  1. American Pitbull Terrier
  2. Labrador Retriever
  3. Rottweiler
  4. Boxer
  5. Chihuahua

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Dog names like Diesel:

Leader, commander, governor of a province
Brilliant Gem
A short fast race; to move quickly.
From The Passage Of The Danes
Woodland, clearing.
Inspired by Rocky Balboa.
Diesel dog name meaning

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coop - (Texas, United States)
March 29, 2022 ◆ Translated

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zack (Missouri, United States)
diesel is the best name
January 13, 2022

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