Homer

Unisex

Meaning

Inspired by homer simpson.

Origin

British

Pronunciation

/ˈhoʊmər/

Traits associated with the name Homer:

Dogs named Homer tend to be loving, affectionate, good-natured, and strong-willed. This name is also associated with companionship, and intelligence.

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

Naming your dog Homer suggests that you have a sense of humor and enjoy the classic works of literature. It also suggests that you are a fan of the Simpsons, as Homer is the main character of the show.

Is Homer a good dog name?

Homer has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Homer 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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New York City Dog Name Database
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Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

Naming your dog Homer is certainly a thing, but it's one of the more niche choices out there according to our data.

Popularity: Historical Trend

Homer was, in the past month, the 675th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of July 2024, Homer 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, Homer was viewed 0 times, and liked 2 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Homer is most adored in South Dakota, Idaho and New Jersey.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Ohio, Connecticut and Alabama.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Homer:

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

Homer is found in these categories:

hunting dog names
hunting

The association with outdoor adventure and strength from the epic poet, Homer.

hipster dog names
hipster

Simpsons' fame and ancient Greek origins make it ironically cool and unique.

british dog names
british

Associated with "The Simpsons" and used as slang for mistake.

sporty dog names
sporty

The name is associated with baseball terminology, referencing a home run.

mythical dog names
mythical

The name originates from the legendary Greek poet, symbolizing wisdom and adventure.

greek dog names
greek

Ancient Greek poet, author of the Iliad and the Odyssey.

funny dog names
funny

Simpsons' patriarch's moniker, known for comedic blunders, suits a goofy pooch.

lazy dog names
lazy

He loves lounging around, just like the famous cartoon couch potato.

Dog names like Homer:

One who hunts
Harp Player
The priestess of aphrodite in greek mythology.
Lives by the forest or bush
Wealth
God of war in greek mythology.
Homer dog name meaning

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