A festive celebration.





Traits associated with the name Gala:

Dogs named Gala tend to be loving, and good-natured. This name is also associated with companionship, empathy, and friendship.

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

That you have a creative and unique sense of style. Gala is an uncommon name for a dog, and it suggests that you have a flair for the unusual.

Is Gala a good dog name?

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Gala was, in the past month, the 260th most viewed dog name on

As of May 2024, Gala 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 visitors.

In the past week, Gala was viewed 0 times, and liked 3 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Gala is most adored in Minnesota, Tennessee and District of Columbia.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Gala:

  1. American Pitbull Terrier
  2. Cocker Spaniel
  3. German Shepherd
  4. Saint Bernard
  5. West Highland White Terrier

Gala is found in these categories:

spanish dog names

Famous Spanish artist Salvador Dali's wife was named Gala.

playful dog names

The association with festive, joyful events and celebrations conveys a sense of fun and playfulness.

Dog names like Gala:

Full of energy and vitality. a mod 1960s discoteque the whisky a go-go.
Silly, ridiculous.
Spanish surname origin.
Spanish painter well known for his portraits and for his satires (1746-1828)
a nobleman of highest rank in Spain or Portugal
Cook. it is also used as a nickname for names long names that begin with 'co-.
Gala dog name meaning

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