Lightning

Unisex

Meaning

abrupt electric discharge from cloud to cloud or from cloud to earth accompanied by the emission of light

Origin

Unknown

Pronunciation

'laɪtnɪŋ

Traits associated with the name Lightning:

Dogs named Lightning tend to be strong-willed, good-natured, loyal, and loving. This name is also associated with courage, and companionship.

Is Lightning a good dog name?

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

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Popularity

  • Lightning ranks #676 with users of PupNames.com.
  • Lightning ranks #1,388 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Lightning ranks #945 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

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

Most popular breeds named Lightning:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. German Shepherd
  3. Beagle
  4. Dachshund
  5. Rottweiler

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Famous dogs named Lightning:

  • film icon A bloodhound named Lightning played a role in the movie Racing Stripes.

Dog names like Lightning:

A titan condemned to hold up the celestial heavens for eternity in Greek mythology. It means "to carry".
Leo
The nemean lion in Greek mythology
Lake settlement, lake colony
Little Hollow
The sneaky and trickster god in Norse mythology.
Lightning dog name meaning

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