the wife of a duke or a woman holding ducal title in her own right





Traits associated with the name Duchess:

Dogs named Duchess tend to be loving, affectionate, good-natured, and brave. This feminine name is also associated with companionship, and intelligence.

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

Naming your dog Duchess suggests that you have a fondness for royalty and elegance. It could also suggest that you have a strong sense of loyalty and commitment.

Is Duchess a good dog name?

Duchess has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Duchess 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

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Duchess was, in the past month, the 1967th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

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

Popularity: United States

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

Duchess is most adored in North Dakota, Pennsylvania and Kansas.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Virginia, New York and Missouri.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Duchess:

  1. German Shepherd
  2. Labrador Retriever
  3. Rottweiler
  4. Boxer
  5. Dachshund

Duchess is found in these categories:

posh dog names

Royalty and aristocracy often use this noble title.

badass dog names

Conveys regality and authority, suggesting a dog with a strong, commanding presence and a noble demeanor.

cute dog names

Royalty-inspired moniker with a charming, feminine touch, perfect for pampered pooches.

old fashioned dog names

Royalty-themed monikers harken back to a bygone era of canine aristocracy.

tough dog names

Royalty commands respect, just like strong, fearless canines do.

british dog names

Title for wives or widows of British dukes, symbolizing high social rank.

disney dog names

Aristocats' regal feline shares this moniker, making it a magical choice!

hunting dog names

The title "Duchess" implies nobility and leadership, qualities often associated with hunting dogs.

Dog names like Duchess:

Day's eye. The petals of a daisy open during the day, revealing its yellow centers, and then close at night.
Gift of God.
a woman of refinement
Beautiful; short for Isabella.
A moody princess
From The South In The U.S.
Duchess dog name meaning

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Adrianna (Pennsylvania, United States)
I think of duchess as a beautiful dog name for aristocat fans like me.
May 17, 2024

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