Gator

Unisex

Meaning

Alligator.

Origin

American

Pronunciation

/ˈɡeɪtər/

Traits associated with the name Gator:

Dogs named Gator tend to be loving, good-natured, brave, and strong-willed. This name is also associated with companionship, empathy, and courage.

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

That you have a sense of humor and enjoy unique names. It could also suggest that you have an affinity for animals, particularly reptiles.

Is Gator a good dog name?

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

1,006
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1,832
New York City Dog Name Database
1,332
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Gator was, in the past month, the 1700th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of February 2024, Gator 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, Gator was viewed 45 times, and liked 1 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Gator is most adored in South Carolina, New Jersey and Nevada.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Georgia, New York and Florida.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Gator:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. German Shepherd
  3. Bulldog
  4. Rottweiler
  5. American Pitbull Terrier

Gator is found in these categories:

badass dog names
badass

Evokes strength and fearlessness, reminiscent of a powerful, untamed creature from the wild.

nature dog names
nature

Derived from alligator, a wild creature found in swamps and marshlands.

animal dog names
animal

Inspired by the ferocious reptile, it's perfect for a tough canine!

Dog names like Gator:

Geo
Farmer Or Location
A lion-eagle in iranian mythology.
From The Grove
Strong in battle (in Swedish).
A giant from the bible.
a slowly moving mass of ice
Gator dog name meaning

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