Guy

Male

Meaning

fighter, guide

Origin

French

Pronunciation

/ɡaɪ/

Traits associated with the name Guy:

Dogs named Guy tend to be loving. This name is also associated with companionship, intelligence, beauty, and empathy.

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

That you have a sense of humor and enjoy giving your pets unique names.

Is Guy a good dog name?

Guy is a one-syllable dog name, making it short and snappy. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Guy 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

2,093
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1,134
New York City Dog Name Database
945
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Guy was, in the past month, the 3050th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of February 2024, Guy 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, Guy was viewed 36 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Guy is most adored in Hawaii, Mississippi and Kentucky.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Washington, Virginia and Texas.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Guy:

  1. German Shepherd
  2. Chihuahua
  3. Shetland Sheepdog
  4. Labrador Retriever
  5. Rottweiler

Guy is found in these categories:

french dog names
french

Common French masculine name, also means "guide" in French language.

exotic dog names
exotic

Uncommon for canines, it hails from French, meaning 'leader' or 'guide'.

Gangster Dog Names
gangster

He's named after infamous mob boss, Guy "The Gorilla" Passione.

Dog names like Guy:

Farmer, worker of the Earth
Water bird with a long neck; slang for a foolish person.
Well born
Inner diameter of a gun.
From Gordon, Scotland
Descendant of the noble or illustrious one
Guy dog name meaning

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