Dorado

Unisex

Meaning

a constellation in the southern hemisphere near Reticulum and Pictor; contains most of the Large Magellanic Cloud

Origin

Spanish

Pronunciation

/dəˈɹɑːdoʊ/

Traits associated with the name Dorado:

Dogs named Dorado tend to be loving, loyal, and resilient. This name is also associated with companionship.

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

That you have a creative and unique sense of style. Dorado is a Spanish word meaning "golden" or "gilded," so it could suggest that you appreciate the finer things in life.

Is Dorado a good dog name?

Dorado has more syllables than most dog names, but you can easily give your pup a nickname to shorten things. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Dorado 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

2,201
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2,067
New York City Dog Name Database
2,520
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Dorado was, in the past month, the 4787th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

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

Popularity: United States

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

Dorado is most adored in Ohio, Oregon and Florida.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Dorado:

  1. Chow Chow
  2. American Pitbull Terrier
  3. Labrador Retriever
  4. Staffordshire Bull Terrier
  5. Chihuahua

Dorado is found in these categories:

celestial dog names
celestial

Named after a gold-hued constellation, it's a starry nod to astronomy.

Dog names like Dorado:

The Allies
Australian outback slang.
Giant monster dog.
Great One
a city in north central Mexico; mining center
type genus of the Delphinidae
Dorado dog name meaning

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