Freya

Female

Meaning

A goddess of love in norse mythology

Origin

Norse

Pronunciation

/freɪ.ə/

Traits associated with the name Freya:

Dogs named Freya tend to be loving, loyal, brave, and resilient. This feminine name is also associated with companionship, and intelligence.

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

Naming your dog Freya suggests that you have an appreciation for Norse mythology and may have a strong connection to the goddess Freya. It could also suggest that you have a strong appreciation for beauty and femininity.

Is Freya a good dog name?

Freya 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. Freya 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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Naming your dog Freya is certainly a thing, but it's one of the more niche choices out there according to our data.

Popularity: Historical Trend

Freya was, in the past month, the 148th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of March 2024, Freya 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.

In general, this name has held steady in popularity with PupNames.com visitors.

In the past week, Freya was viewed 159 times, and liked 9 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Freya is most adored in Missouri, Massachusetts and Oklahoma.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Michigan, Texas and Pennsylvania.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Freya:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. Great Dane
  3. American Staffordshire Terrier
  4. Chinese Shar-Pei
  5. Cocker Spaniel

Freya is found in these categories:

scandinavian dog names
scandinavian

Goddess of love, beauty, and fertility in Norse mythology.

mythical dog names
mythical

Freya is a goddess in Norse mythology, often associated with love, beauty, and fertility.

gothic dog names
gothic

This name is linked to dark, mysterious Norse mythology, often associated with macabre aesthetics.

badass dog names
badass

Derived from Norse mythology, symbolizing love, beauty, and fertility, often associated with strength and power.

hipster dog names
hipster

Norse goddess moniker meets modern trend, perfect for your indie pooch!

Dog names like Freya:

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Freya dog name meaning

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