Kenneth

Male

Meaning

Handsome, born of fire

Origin

English

Pronunciation

/ˈkɛnəθ/

Traits associated with the name Kenneth:

Kenneth has an elegant sound to it that really closes the gap between dog and human.

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

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

Naming your dog Kenneth suggests that you have a sense of humor and enjoy giving your pet a unique name. It also suggests that you may have a fondness for traditional names.

Is Kenneth a good dog name?

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

2,648
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2,425
New York City Dog Name Database
3,679
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Kenneth was, in the past month, the 1923rd most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of February 2024, Kenneth is becoming a more popular moniker with new puppy owners. Our stats show that the name is more 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, Kenneth was viewed 35 times, and liked 1 times.

Popularity: United States

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

As you can see, this name is not particularly common across the United States.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Kenneth:

  1. Dachshund

Kenneth is found in these categories:

british dog names
british

Common in UK, often shortened to Ken, linked to Barbie's partner.

scottish dog names
scottish

Derived from Scottish Gaelic, meaning "handsome" or "born of fire".

posh dog names
posh

Hails from royal Scottish roots, echoing aristocratic flair and canine sophistication.

Dog names like Kenneth:

From the King's town
Genuine, bold or brave
Home ruler
Sherlock holmes smart sidekick.
Wealthy Guardian
Counselor
Kenneth dog name meaning

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