(usually plural) the state of having reflex spasms of the diaphragm accompanied by a rapid closure of the glottis producing an audible sound; sometimes a symptom of indigestion





Traits associated with the name Hiccup:

Dogs named Hiccup tend to be loving, and resilient. This name is also associated with companionship, and empathy.

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

It suggests that you have a sense of humor and enjoy unique names. It also suggests that you are a fan of the movie How to Train Your Dragon, which features a character named Hiccup.

Is Hiccup a good dog name?

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Hiccup was, in the past month, the 1866th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of February 2024, Hiccup 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, Hiccup was viewed 47 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Hiccup is most adored in Washington, Kentucky and Illinois.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Hiccup:

  1. German Shepherd

Hiccup is found in these categories:

unique dog names

Derived from a bodily function, not typically associated with canines.

Dog names like Hiccup:

Chocolate brand
Harp Player
From Hoc's Field
Woodland, clearing.
Lives by the forest or bush
Hiccup dog name meaning

Comments icon Comments (1)

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Lisa Nalani (Massachusetts, United States)
I love it I want to name a small white chihuahua girl puppy hiccup
February 14, 2022

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