Groot

Unisex

Meaning

A flora colossus and the accomplice of Rocket Raccoon in Marvel comics.

Origin

Dutch

Pronunciation

/ɡruːt/

Traits associated with the name Groot:

Dogs named Groot tend to be loving, hard-working, and brave. This name is also associated with companionship, and intelligence.

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

It suggests that you have a sense of humor and enjoy pop culture references. It also suggests that you are a fan of the Marvel universe and the Guardians of the Galaxy franchise.

Is Groot a good dog name?

Groot is a one-syllable dog name, making it short and snappy. Groot 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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2,425
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Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Groot was, in the past month, the 1074th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

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

Popularity: United States

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

Groot is most adored in New Mexico, Rhode Island and West Virginia.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in New York, District of Columbia and Arizona.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Groot is found in these categories:

nerdy dog names
nerdy

He's named after a beloved, tree-like Marvel Comics character.

superhero dog names
superhero

He's named after a mighty, tree-like Marvel Comics character.

Dog names like Groot:

Oath, pledge
The failure of a system in a computing device.
Breath, soul, spirit, being
Another word for gadget.
A modern term for a silly ditzy girl.
Valley Or Vale
Groot dog name meaning

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Adrianna (Pennsylvania, United States)
I think of groot as a excellent choice for a dog that has an owner who is a fan of gardrins of the galaxy the marvel movie.
February 06, 2024

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