Traits associated with the name Gunther:

Dogs named Gunther tend to be loving, loyal, brave, and resilient. This name is also associated with companionship, and courage.

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

Naming your dog Gunther suggests that you have a sense of humor and enjoy giving your pet an unusual name. It also suggests that you may have a fondness for German culture or language.

Is Gunther a good dog name?

Gunther has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Gunther 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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Gunther is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Gunther was, in the past month, the 1862nd most viewed dog name on

As of March 2024, Gunther 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, Gunther was viewed 64 times, and liked 3 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Gunther is most adored in Wyoming, Delaware and Nebraska.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Florida, Pennsylvania and California.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Gunther:

  1. German Shepherd
  2. Labrador Retriever
  3. Dachshund
  4. Mastiff
  5. American Pitbull Terrier

Gunther is found in these categories:

scandinavian dog names

Derived from old Norse, meaning "warrior" or "battle strong".

military dog names

Derived from Germanic roots, it signifies "warrior" or "battle strong", often associated with armed forces.

german dog names

A common Germanic name, often associated with warriors or battle.

Dog names like Gunther:

From Gordon, Scotland
Descendant of the noble or illustrious one
Rules With Spear
Gunther dog name meaning

Comments icon Comments (2)

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Michael David Gibson (England, United Kingdom)
Definitely harmonises in every way with the general meaning of the name and loves other dogs and children too. At times can be very independent!
June 26, 2023

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Maria Marrero (Florida, United States)
I think Gunther is a beautiful name. From my experience as a dog owner. Puppies tend to grow into the name.
May 29, 2022

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