Drax

Unisex

Meaning

Strong, powerful warrior.

Origin

Germanic

Pronunciation

/dræks/

Traits associated with the name Drax:

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

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

Naming your dog Drax suggests that you have a sense of humor and enjoy pop culture references. It could also suggest that you are a fan of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, as Drax is a character from the Guardians of the Galaxy films.

Is Drax a good dog name?

Drax is a one-syllable dog name, making it short and snappy. Drax 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

1,345
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2,998
New York City Dog Name Database
4,308
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Drax was, in the past month, the 1228th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of July 2024, Drax 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, Drax was viewed 0 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Drax is most adored in Kentucky, Idaho and Mississippi.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Washington, Oklahoma and Pennsylvania.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Drax is found in these categories:

superhero dog names
superhero

Named after a mighty, fearless Guardian of the Galaxy character.

unique dog names
unique

Inspired by a Marvel superhero, it's uncommon in the canine world.

Dog names like Drax:

From The Netherlands
Person of importance.
Justice, Law, Order, Power
hang loosely or laxly
A short fast race; to move quickly.
Leader, commander, governor of a province
Drax dog name meaning

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Jessie W (Colorado, United States)
I will be adopting a male dog named this already and I wanted to know the meaning behind it to see if I will keep it… Honestly I kinda like it! 😊🐾
August 02, 2023

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