Traits associated with the name Lia:

Dogs named Lia tend to be loving, and good-natured. This name is also associated with companionship, beauty, and empathy.

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

That you have a creative side and enjoy giving your pet a unique name. It may also suggest that you have a fondness for the name Lia or that you have a special connection to it.

Is Lia a good dog name?

Lia has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Lia 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

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Lia was, in the past month, the 210th most viewed dog name on

As of April 2024, Lia 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, Lia was viewed 111 times, and liked 2 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Lia is most adored in Montana, Iowa and Florida.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Missouri, Oregon and Arizona.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Lia:

  1. Chihuahua
  2. Poodle
  3. American Staffordshire Terrier
  4. German Shepherd
  5. Rottweiler

Lia is found in these categories:

exotic dog names

Uncommon, with roots in Italian meaning "bearer of good news".

irish dog names

Derived from Irish, meaning "bearer of good news".

italian dog names

Derived from Italian, meaning "weary" or a short form of Julia.

Dog names like Lia:

Taken from the English name 'Lassie.
a woman of refinement
Night, Black
Lia dog name meaning

Comments icon Comments (2)

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Tutu Momi (Hawaii, United States)
Perfect name for my new American Bully pup since we’ll be new empty nesters & the name is associated with companionship.
June 24, 2023

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lia (California, United States)
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November 18, 2022

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