Emerson

Male

Meaning

Son Of Emery

Origin

British

Pronunciation

/ˈɛmərsən/

Traits associated with the name Emerson:

Dogs named Emerson tend to be loving, and industrious. This name is also associated with companionship, and intelligence.

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

Naming your dog Emerson suggests that you appreciate literature and have a creative, thoughtful side. It also suggests that you have a strong appreciation for the beauty of language.

Is Emerson a good dog name?

Emerson has more syllables than most dog names, but you can easily give your pup a nickname to shorten things. Emerson 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

3,050
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1,638
New York City Dog Name Database
1,854
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Emerson was, in the past month, the 3688th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

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

Popularity: United States

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

Emerson is most adored in Connecticut, District of Columbia and Nebraska.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Emerson:

  1. Beagle
  2. German Shepherd
  3. Chihuahua
  4. Jack Russell Terrier
  5. Bernese Mountain Dog

Emerson is found in these categories:

old fashioned dog names
old-fashioned

Harkens back to 19th century literary icon, Ralph Waldo Emerson.

british dog names
british

Associated with Ralph Waldo Emerson, influential in British literary circles.

Dog names like Emerson:

Brave; strong as a wild boar
Extremely intelligent scientist, thomas edison
Pledge, Nobleman
Rich Protector
Wealthy Guardian
Rich/Prosperous Friend
Emerson dog name meaning

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