Iron

Male

Meaning

Holy metal

Origin

English

Pronunciation

/ˈaɪərn/

Traits associated with the name Iron:

Dogs named Iron tend to be loving, industrious, and affectionate. This name is also associated with companionship, and intelligence.

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

It suggests that you have a strong appreciation for strength and power. You may also have a fondness for metal and industrial themes.

Is Iron a good dog name?

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

1,933
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2,425
New York City Dog Name Database
3,328
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Iron was, in the past month, the 711th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

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

Popularity: United States

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

Iron is most adored in Kansas, New Jersey and Colorado.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Iron:

  1. Doberman Pinscher
  2. American Pitbull Terrier

Iron is found in these categories:

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nerdy

References Marvel's Iron Man, appealing to comic book enthusiasts.

Dog names like Iron:

Ion
A molecule or charged atom.
Independent or Indian; short for Indiana.
IQ
Abbreviation for intelligence quotient.
He will laugh, he will rejoice
God Is Gracious
Supplanter
Iron dog name meaning

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PATRICIA CEDEÑO (Bogota D.C., Colombia)
It is a beautiful name full of strength and courage, so I want my dog Hierro to be in Spanish.....
November 11, 2022 ◆ Translated

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