Dogs named Lily tend to be loving, affectionate, good-natured, and industrious. This feminine name is also associated with companionship, intelligence, and beauty.
Naming your dog Lily may suggest that you are a creative and imaginative person who appreciates beauty and nature. It could also suggest that you are a loving and caring person who values relationships and companionship.
Lily 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. Lily isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!
Naming your dog Lily is certainly a thing, but it's one of the more niche choices out there according to our data.
Lily was, in the past month, the 144th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.
As of February 2024, Lily 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.
In general, this name has held steady in popularity with PupNames.com visitors.
In the past week, Lily was viewed 159 times, and liked 1 times.
The map below shows Lily's popularity across the United States, according to PupNames data.
Lily is most adored in Oklahoma, Vermont and Minnesota.
By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Missouri, Virginia and Tennessee.
And this world map shows which countries have the greatest love for the name Lily.
Most popular breeds named Lily:
- Labrador Retriever
- German Shepherd
Lily is found in these categories:
Derived from regal English gardens, evoking images of high tea and crumpets.
Victorian era pet owners frequently favored this floral moniker.
Evokes delicate flowers, popular Disney fairy, and Harry Potter's loving mom.
Lilies often bloom during warmer months, symbolizing rebirth and renewal.
Popular British name, often used in literature and royal family history.
Lilies are a type of plant often associated with beauty and purity, making it a popular choice for pet names.