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Ooh, Ginger. I just adore this name, and highly recommend it - especially if your pup has a fiery, red coat.
For setters, cocker spaniels and darker golden retrievers, you just can't go wrong. It's a nod to the spicy root used in many cuisines, symbolizing your dog's zest for life... I guess?
Plus, it's a tribute to the iconic Ginger Rogers, promising your pooch will dance into your heart with grace and charm.
Ginger means 'pure', 'pious', or 'shining', which is exactly what our dogs are. So, if you want a name that's spicy, sweet, and Hollywood-approved, Ginger is a tail-wagging winner. It's a name that promises a life full of flavor and fun!
Dogs named Ginger tend to be loving, loyal, affectionate, and good-natured. This name is also associated with companionship, and beauty.
Naming your dog Ginger may suggest that you have a fondness for the color red, or that you have a warm and friendly personality.
Ginger has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Ginger is a widely loved dog name for good reason. If you like it, go for it!
Ginger is one of the more popular dog names out there. According to our data, Ginger outranks the great majority of names.
Ginger was, in the past month, the 399th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.
As of March 2024, Ginger 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, Ginger was viewed 161 times, and liked 15 times.
The map below shows Ginger's popularity across the United States, according to PupNames data.
Ginger is most adored in Maryland, Kansas and Ohio.
By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Nevada, Indiana and Washington.
And this world map shows which countries have the greatest love for the name Ginger.
Most popular breeds named Ginger:
- German Shepherd
- Labrador Retriever
- Golden Retriever
- Cocker Spaniel
- A dog named Ginger was a character in the book The View from Saturday by E. L. Konigsburg.
Ginger is found in these categories:
This name is often associated with rural areas and rustic simplicity.
This name is inspired by a plant that blooms with vibrant, fragrant blossoms.
Popular during the 30s, inspired by Hollywood starlet Ginger Rogers.
Ginger spices up life, just like a lively, cinnamon-colored pup!
Evokes warm, sweet spices and beloved redhead characters in pop culture.
Spice up your pup's life, referencing a zesty kitchen staple!
Popular since the 1800s, it's often linked to red-haired canines.
This name is often associated with sweet treats like cookies and cakes.
This name reflects autumnal colors and spices associated with the season.