Kent

Male

Meaning

High Or Coastal Land

Origin

Anglo-Saxon

Pronunciation

/kɛnt/

Traits associated with the name Kent:

Dogs named Kent tend to be loving, industrious, resilient, and hard-working. This name is also associated with companionship.

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

Naming your dog Kent suggests that you have a fondness for traditional names and may have a classic, timeless style. It could also suggest that you have a strong sense of loyalty and are looking for a companion who will be a faithful friend.

Is Kent a good dog name?

Kent is a one-syllable dog name, making it short and snappy. Kent 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

4,137
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2,998
New York City Dog Name Database
2,402
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Kent was, in the past month, the 5565th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of April 2024, Kent 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, Kent was viewed 37 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Kent is most adored in Indiana, Texas and California.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Georgia, Arizona and District of Columbia.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Kent:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. Korean Jindo
  3. German Shepherd
  4. Greyhound
  5. Chihuahua

Kent is found in these categories:

old fashioned dog names
old-fashioned

Popular in the 70s, this moniker's popularity has since waned significantly.

Dog names like Kent:

Ruler
From The Small Hill
Bold Ruler
Bold, sharp
Celtic for handsome/beautiful
Church
Kent dog name meaning

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