a constellation in the southern hemisphere near Centaurus





Alt. Spellings


Traits associated with the name Lupus:

Dogs named Lupus tend to be loving, loyal, and resilient. This name is also associated with companionship.

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

That you have a sense of humor and enjoy unique names.

Is Lupus a good dog name?

Lupus has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Lupus 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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New York City Dog Name Database
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Lupus was, in the past month, the 4501st most viewed dog name on

As of April 2024, Lupus 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, Lupus was viewed 28 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Lupus is most adored in Missouri, Ohio and Texas.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Lupus is found in these categories:

celestial dog names

Stars form a wolf constellation, inspiring this cosmic canine moniker.

Dog names like Lupus:

abrupt electric discharge from cloud to cloud or from cloud to earth accompanied by the emission of light
The Scales, Equality
Meteor shower phenomenon.
The nemean lion in Greek mythology
Lake settlement, lake colony
Lupus dog name meaning

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