Ember

Unisex

Meaning

Spark, Burning Low

Origin

Germanic

Pronunciation

/ˈɛmbər/

Traits associated with the name Ember:

Dogs named Ember tend to be loving, loyal, affectionate, and good-natured. This name is also associated with companionship, beauty, and empathy.

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

Naming your dog Ember suggests that you have a strong appreciation for the beauty of nature and the power of fire. It also suggests that you have a creative and passionate spirit.

Is Ember a good dog name?

Ember has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Ember 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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1,492
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Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Ember was, in the past month, the 731st most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of June 2024, Ember 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, Ember was viewed 0 times, and liked 4 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Ember is most adored in New York, Washington and California.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Wisconsin, Idaho and Utah.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Ember:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. Golden Retriever
  3. Bearded Collie
  4. Schipperke
  5. Pomeranian

Ember is found in these categories:

cute dog names
cute

Evokes warm, fuzzy feelings like a cozy, crackling fireside.

spooky dog names
spooky

Associations with glowing coals and darkness give it a mysterious, eerie feel.

fall dog names
fall

Embers evoke images of warm, glowing fires often associated with autumn.

flower dog names
flower

Embers resemble the vibrant, fiery colors often seen in blossoms.

Dog names like Ember:

Helper
Earnest, serious
Small species in the star wars universe.
Paradise
Short Form Of Edith
A mountain nymph in Greek mythology.
Ember dog name meaning

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CHAZMAN (Florida, United States)
No one should EVER name their dog Ember. Why, you ask? Because that's what I'm naming mine.
February 11, 2024

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