Traits associated with the name Linus:

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

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

Naming your dog Linus suggests that you are a fan of the Peanuts comic strip, as Linus is a character in the series. It could also suggest that you value intelligence, loyalty, and friendship, as these are qualities that Linus is known for.

Is Linus a good dog name?

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

Linus is found in these categories:


  • Linus ranks #1,930 with users of
  • Linus ranks #374 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Linus ranks #857 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

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

Most popular breeds named Linus:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. Beagle
  3. Cocker Spaniel
  4. Chihuahua
  5. Shih Tzu

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