The son of zeus and the king of the gods in greek mythology.
Dogs named Hercules tend to be brave, loving, loyal, and good-natured. This name is also associated with companionship, and intelligence.
It suggests that you have a strong appreciation for strength and courage, and that you admire the heroic qualities of the mythical figure Hercules.
Hercules has more syllables than most dog names, but you can easily give your pup a nickname to shorten things. Hercules isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!
Naming your dog Hercules is certainly a thing, but it's one of the more niche choices out there according to our data.
Hercules was, in the past month, the 1372nd most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.
As of February 2024, Hercules 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, Hercules was viewed 79 times, and liked 1 times.
The map below shows Hercules's popularity across the United States, according to PupNames data.
Hercules is most adored in Utah, Missouri and New Mexico.
By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Georgia, Ohio and New York.
And this world map shows which countries have the greatest love for the name Hercules.
Most popular breeds named Hercules:
- Labrador Retriever
- German Shepherd
- American Pitbull Terrier
- A english mastiff named Hercules played a role in the movie The Sandlot.
Hercules is found in these categories:
Disney's animated film features a heroic canine named after this demigod.
Hercules symbolizes strength, bravery, and heroic feats, perfect for large pooches!
Strong mythological hero connotes protection, strength, and bravery.
Mythology dubs him a god, stars align in his constellation!
The name originates from a legendary Greek hero known for his strength and courage.
Named after a beloved animated hero, he's strong, brave and unforgettably charming!
Irony arises from a tiny pup bearing a mighty Greek demigod's moniker.
Named after a legendary Greek hero, symbolizing strength and courage.
Strong, bold, and commands respect like a mob boss.
Associations with strength, bravery, and heroism from Greek mythology make this a powerful, commanding canine moniker.