Marco

Male

Meaning

Explorer marco polo

Origin

Latin

Pronunciation

/ˈmɑːrkoʊ/

Traits associated with the name Marco:

Dogs named Marco tend to be loving, brave, strong-willed, and industrious. This name is also associated with companionship, empathy, and courage.

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

Naming your dog Marco suggests that you have a strong appreciation for classic, timeless names. It also suggests that you have a strong sense of adventure and a desire to explore the world.

Is Marco a good dog name?

Marco 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. Marco 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

1,241
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711
New York City Dog Name Database
912
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Marco was, in the past month, the 1346th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of May 2024, Marco 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, Marco was viewed 0 times, and liked 1 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Marco is most adored in Colorado, Hawaii and Kentucky.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Arizona, New York and Ohio.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Marco:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. Pomeranian
  3. Dachshund
  4. German Shepherd
  5. Jack Russell Terrier

Marco is found in these categories:

curious dog names
curious

Marco Polo game involves exploration, just like inquisitive pups!

spanish dog names
spanish

Common male name in Spanish-speaking countries, derived from Latin "Mars".

independent dog names
independent

The name's Italian origin and association with explorer Marco Polo suggest independence and adventure.

Dog names like Marco:

Lonely, single, leader.
Warlike
Servant Of Mars, God Of War
One who works with stone
Who Is Like God?
Soldier, or merciful
Marco dog name meaning

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Chuck (Tennessee, United States)
Got 1 dog. His name Marco. He's a good 1. 10/10 would name again.
March 23, 2022

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