Geraldine

Female

Meaning

Rules With Spear

Origin

Germanic

Pronunciation

/dʒəˈrældiːn/

Traits associated with the name Geraldine:

Dogs named Geraldine tend to be loving, industrious, affectionate, and brave. This feminine name is also associated with companionship.

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

Naming your dog Geraldine suggests that you have a strong appreciation for classic names and a sense of humor. It also suggests that you are creative and enjoy expressing yourself in unique ways.

Is Geraldine a good dog name?

Geraldine has more syllables than most dog names, but you can easily give your pup a nickname to shorten things. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Geraldine 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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2,998
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2,823
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Geraldine was, in the past month, the 2744th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of May 2024, Geraldine 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, Geraldine was viewed 0 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Geraldine is most adored in South Dakota, Iowa and Oregon.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Texas, North Carolina and Georgia.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Geraldine:

  1. Smooth Fox Terrier
  2. Shih Tzu
  3. Doberman Pinscher
  4. Munsterlander

Geraldine is found in these categories:

old fashioned dog names
old-fashioned

Popular in the 1930s, it's now more common among grandmothers than pups.

Dog names like Geraldine:

Juniper Berry
Woman Of The Family
Feminine form of George.
Farmer, Merciful
Farmer
Glory (to God)
Geraldine dog name meaning

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