Fuel; diminutive form of Matthias.





Traits associated with the name Diesel:

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

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 isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Diesel is found in these categories:


  • Diesel ranks #290 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'.

Naming your dog Diesel is certainly a thing, but it's one of the more niche choices out there according to our data.

In the past week, Diesel was viewed 108 times, and liked 5 times.

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

Comments icon Comments (4)

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Olivia (Idaho, United States)
Best dog name ever!!!
June 25, 2023

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Kay (Kentucky, United States)
Like the name
June 21, 2023

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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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