Hudson

Male

Meaning

The son of Hugh

Origin

English

Pronunciation

/ˈhʌd.sən/

Traits associated with the name Hudson:

Hudson has a strong, powerful sound to it that highlights a dog's strength of character.

Dogs named Hudson tend to be loving, affectionate, good-natured, and brave. This name is also associated with companionship, and courage.

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

Naming your dog Hudson suggests that you have an appreciation for classic, timeless names. It also suggests that you may have a fondness for the outdoors, as the Hudson River is a popular destination for outdoor activities.

Is Hudson a good dog name?

Hudson has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Hudson 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

1,315
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101
New York City Dog Name Database
748
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Hudson was, in the past month, the 903rd most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of July 2024, Hudson 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, Hudson was viewed 0 times, and liked 1 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Hudson is most adored in South Dakota, Pennsylvania and North Carolina.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Utah, Nebraska and Iowa.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Hudson:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. German Shepherd
  3. Boxer
  4. Chihuahua
  5. Rhodesian Ridgeback

Famous dogs named Hudson:

  • comics icon A beagle named Hudson appeared in the comic book Pooch Cafe by Paul Gilligan.

Hudson is found in these categories:

hipster dog names
hipster

Echoes New York's trendy neighborhood, appealing to urban chic pet parents.

tough dog names
tough

Hudson evokes strength and resilience, like the mighty river.

old fashioned dog names
old-fashioned

Echoes of classic river crossings and vintage New York charm.

posh dog names
posh

Derived from a prestigious river, evoking upper-class New York elegance.

cute dog names
cute

Evokes charming river imagery, and nods to Ghostbuster's actor, Ernie.

ocean dog names
ocean

Named after a large body of water, Hudson River, which flows into the Atlantic Sea.

Dog names like Hudson:

Home ruler
Home ruler
Right-handed, skilled
Battle warrior
Prosperous, rich
Genuine, bold or brave
Hudson dog name meaning

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