Kernel

Unisex

Meaning

The core of a computer's operating system with complete control over the system.

Origin

English

Pronunciation

/ˈkɜː.nəl/

Alt. Spellings

Colonel

Traits associated with the name Kernel:

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

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

Naming your dog Kernel suggests that you have a creative and unique sense of humor. It also suggests that you are a fan of puns and wordplay.

Is Kernel a good dog name?

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

4,179
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3,328
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Kernel was, in the past month, the 4040th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of May 2024, Kernel 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, Kernel was viewed 0 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Kernel is most adored in South Carolina, Minnesota and Texas.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Kernel:

  1. German Shepherd

Kernel is found in these categories:

nerdy dog names
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References computing terminology, appealing to tech enthusiasts and coders.

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