Eugene

Male

Meaning

Well Born

Origin

Greek

Pronunciation

/juːˈdʒiːn/

Traits associated with the name Eugene:

Dogs named Eugene tend to be loving, strong-willed, and industrious. This name is also associated with companionship.

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

Naming your dog Eugene suggests that you have a fondness for classic names and may have a traditional or old-fashioned style. It could also suggest that you have a sense of humor and enjoy giving your pet a unique name.

Is Eugene a good dog name?

Eugene has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Eugene 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

3,483
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1,134
New York City Dog Name Database
2,667
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Eugene was, in the past month, the 1546th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

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

Popularity: United States

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

Eugene is most adored in Utah, Illinois and Michigan.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Eugene:

  1. American Staffordshire Terrier
  2. Pomeranian
  3. Chow Chow
  4. Labrador Retriever
  5. Chihuahua

Famous dogs named Eugene:

  • comics icon A dog named Eugene appeared in the comic book Popeye by E.C. Segar.
  • film icon A dog named Eugene played a role in the movie Popeye.

Eugene is found in these categories:

greek dog names
greek

Derived from Greek, meaning "well-born" or "noble".

old fashioned dog names
old-fashioned

Popular during the 19th century, it's now a rare canine moniker.

Dog names like Eugene:

Eli
Ascended, uplifted, high
Home-ruler
Wealthy guardian; diminutive of Edward
The Lord Is My God
Helmet
From The East Town
Eugene dog name meaning

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