Goldilocks

Female

Meaning

early-flowering perennial of southern and southeastern Europe with flower heads resembling those of goldenrod

Origin

English

Pronunciation

/ˈɡoʊldəˌlɑks/

Traits associated with the name Goldilocks:

Dogs named Goldilocks tend to be loving, good-natured, hard-working, and loyal. This feminine name is also associated with companionship.

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

It suggests that you have a sense of humor and enjoy classic stories. It also suggests that you are creative and enjoy coming up with unique names.

Is Goldilocks a good dog name?

Goldilocks has more syllables than most dog names, but you can easily give your pup a nickname to shorten things. Goldilocks 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

2,796
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2,425
New York City Dog Name Database
2,520
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Goldilocks was, in the past month, the 4557th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of March 2024, Goldilocks is becoming a more popular moniker with new puppy owners. Our stats show that the name is more 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, Goldilocks was viewed 30 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

The map below shows Goldilocks'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 Goldilocks.

Most popular breeds named Goldilocks:

  1. Cocker Spaniel
  2. Labrador Retriever
  3. Golden Retriever

Goldilocks is found in these categories:

cute dog names
cute

Fairy tale origins and golden fur imagery evoke endearing, playful associations.

Dog names like Goldilocks:

Diminutive Form Of Gabrielle
Farmer
Gia
God Is Gracious
Nickname
Glory (to God)
Gracious, lovely
Goldilocks dog name meaning

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Adrianna (Pennsylvania, United States)
I think Goldilocks is an perfect name for a dog that’s just like Goldilocks from Goldilocks and the three bears story.
February 27, 2024

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