Flash

Unisex

Meaning

Sudden burst of flame or light

Origin

English

Pronunciation

/flæʃ/

Traits associated with the name Flash:

Dogs named Flash tend to be loving, and good-natured. This name is also associated with companionship, and intelligence.

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

It suggests that you have an appreciation for speed and agility, and that you may have a fun-loving and adventurous personality.

Is Flash a good dog name?

Flash is a one-syllable dog name, making it short and snappy. Flash 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

1,917
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663
New York City Dog Name Database
508
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Flash was, in the past month, the 2591st most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

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

Popularity: United States

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

Flash is most adored in Wyoming, Michigan and Maine.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Flash:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. German Shepherd
  3. Chihuahua
  4. Basset Hound
  5. Dachshund

Famous dogs named Flash:

  • television icon A basset hound named Flash featured in the television show The Dukes of Hazzard.
  • television icon A basset hound named Flash featured in the television show The Dukes.
  • television icon A german shepherd named Flash featured in the television show Chip 'n Dale Rescue Rangers.

Flash is found in these categories:

superhero dog names
superhero

Speedster alter ego of DC Comics' Barry Allen inspires this canine moniker.

cute dog names
cute

Speedy superhero reference adds playful charm to your furry friend's moniker.

famous dog names
famous

Speedsters like DC's superhero and Gordon's loyal companion popularized it.

nerdy dog names
nerdy

References speedy comic book hero and computer programming language.

Dog names like Flash:

Clear, fair or white
Peaceful ruler; diminutive of Friedrich.
Belief, confidence
Beautiful
Fly like a bird.
a stroke of luck
Flash dog name meaning

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Travis (Ontario, Canada)
I named our hound dog puppy after the dukes of hazard show,he is not a basset hound ,but still In family hound .....his name is FLASH!!
August 27, 2023

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