(used in the plural) a small metal weapon; worn over the knuckles on the back of the hand





Traits associated with the name Knuckles:

Dogs named Knuckles tend to be strong-willed, loving, and brave. This name is also associated with courage, and companionship.

Is Knuckles a good dog name?

Knuckles has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Knuckles isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Knuckles is found in these categories:


  • Knuckles ranks #1,189 with users of
  • Knuckles ranks #1,190 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Knuckles ranks #971 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

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

Most popular breeds named Knuckles:

  1. American Pitbull Terrier
  2. Labrador Retriever
  3. Boxer
  4. German Shepherd
  5. Pug

Dog names like Knuckles:

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Knuckles dog name meaning

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Joshua (Ontario, Canada)
Excuse me only my dog is named knuckle 😡😡😡🖕
January 17, 2022

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