Magellan

Male

Meaning

Portuguese navigator in the service of Spain; he commanded an expedition that was the first to circumnavigate the world (1480-1521)

Origin

Unknown

Pronunciation

mə'dʒɛlən

Traits associated with the name Magellan:

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

Is Magellan a good dog name?

Magellan has more syllables than most dog names, but you can easily give your pup a nickname to shorten things. Magellan isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Magellan is found in these categories:

Popularity

  • Magellan ranks #3,002 with users of PupNames.com.
  • Magellan ranks #2,869 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Magellan ranks #2,981 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

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

Most popular breeds named Magellan:

  1. German Shepherd
  2. Corgi
  3. Labrador Retriever

Dog names like Magellan:

Happy
God Is With Us
Italian poet (1569-1625)
Miracle
Greatest
Magellan dog name meaning

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