Lewis

Male

Meaning

Famed Warrior

Origin

British

Pronunciation

/ˈluːɪs/

Traits associated with the name Lewis:

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

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

Naming your dog Lewis suggests that you have a fondness for classic names and may have a strong appreciation for tradition. It could also suggest that you have a strong sense of loyalty and are looking for a companion that will be a faithful friend.

Is Lewis a good dog name?

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

1,262
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1,832
New York City Dog Name Database
1,461
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Lewis was, in the past month, the 1003rd most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of June 2024, Lewis 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, Lewis was viewed 0 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Lewis is most adored in Michigan, Virginia and Connecticut.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Delaware, Tennessee and Illinois.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Lewis:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. Chihuahua
  3. Shiba Inu
  4. Dachshund
  5. German Shepherd

Lewis is found in these categories:

old fashioned dog names
old-fashioned

Harkens back to C.S. Lewis, famed Narnia scribe and vintage moniker enthusiast.

british dog names
british

Associated with famous British author C.S. Lewis and Isle of Lewis.

cute dog names
cute

Evokes charming British gentility, like a cuddly, canine version of Sherlock Holmes.

Dog names like Lewis:

King
Famous Warrior
From The Tall Man's Town
The name of so many french kings
Genuine, bold or brave
Son Of My Right Hand
Lewis dog name meaning

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Lewis (North Holland, The Netherlands)
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December 30, 2023

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