Eros

Male

Meaning

The god of sexual attraction in Greek mythology.

Origin

Greek

Pronunciation

/ˈɛɹɒs/

Traits associated with the name Eros:

Dogs named Eros tend to be loving, affectionate, and strong-willed. This name is also associated with companionship, intelligence, and beauty.

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

Naming your dog Eros suggests that you have a romantic and passionate outlook on life. You may also be drawn to the idea of love and connection.

Is Eros a good dog name?

Eros has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Eros 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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1,832
New York City Dog Name Database
1,623
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Eros was, in the past month, the 1048th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of February 2024, Eros 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, Eros was viewed 76 times, and liked 2 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Eros is most adored in West Virginia, Mississippi and Nebraska.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Eros:

  1. German Shepherd
  2. Chihuahua
  3. Australian Cattle Dog
  4. Labrador Retriever
  5. Golden Retriever

Eros is found in these categories:

mythical dog names
mythical

Eros is a Greek god of love and desire, making the name mythical.

cuddly dog names
cuddly

Eros, Greek god of love, perfectly suits affectionate, snuggly pups!

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Eros dog name meaning

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