Friar

Male

Meaning

Monk

Origin

Latin

Pronunciation

/ˈfraɪər/

Traits associated with the name Friar:

Dogs named Friar tend to be loving, loyal, and strong-willed. This name is also associated with companionship, and empathy.

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

It suggests that you have an appreciation for history and tradition, and that you may have a fondness for religious figures.

Is Friar a good dog name?

Friar has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Friar 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

2,025
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2,998
New York City Dog Name Database
4,308
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Friar was, in the past month, the 7009th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of March 2024, Friar 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, Friar was viewed 8 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

As you can see, this name is not particularly common across the United States.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Friar is found in these categories:

spiritual dog names
spiritual

Derived from religious titles, often associated with monks or priests in Christianity.

Dog names like Friar:

Lucky, fortunate
Fisherman
Dweller near the woods
Politician.
Peaceful ruler; diminutive of Frederick.
Superior
Friar dog name meaning

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