Fauna

Female

Meaning

The goddess of prophecy and fruitfulness in Roman mythology

Origin

Roman

Pronunciation

/ˈfɔːnə/

Traits associated with the name Fauna:

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

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

Naming your dog Fauna suggests that you have an appreciation for nature and the outdoors. You may also have an affinity for animals and the natural world.

Is Fauna a good dog name?

Fauna 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. Fauna 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

2,185
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2,067
New York City Dog Name Database
2,823
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Fauna was, in the past month, the 4660th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of February 2024, Fauna 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, Fauna was viewed 39 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Fauna is most adored in West Virginia, South Carolina and Nevada.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Ohio, Florida and California.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Fauna:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. Samoyed
  3. Staffordshire Bull Terrier
  4. Australian Kelpie

Fauna is found in these categories:

roman dog names
roman

Goddess of fertility and nature in ancient Roman mythology.

mythical dog names
mythical

Fauna refers to Roman mythology's goddess of animals, making it a mythical dog name.

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