Marmaduke

Male

Meaning

Lovable giant dog.

Origin

English

Pronunciation

/ˈmɑːmədʊk/

Traits associated with the name Marmaduke:

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

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

Naming your dog Marmaduke suggests that you have a sense of humor and enjoy having fun. It also suggests that you are creative and enjoy coming up with unique names.

Is Marmaduke a good dog name?

Marmaduke has more syllables than most dog names, but you can easily give your pup a nickname to shorten things. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Marmaduke 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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2,067
New York City Dog Name Database
2,402
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Marmaduke was, in the past month, the 1817th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of July 2024, Marmaduke 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, Marmaduke was viewed 0 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Marmaduke is most adored in Missouri, Florida and Georgia.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Oregon, New Jersey and Oklahoma.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Marmaduke:

  1. German Shepherd
  2. Chinese Shar-Pei
  3. Mastiff
  4. Great Dane
  5. Chihuahua

Famous dogs named Marmaduke:

  • comics icon A great dane named Marmaduke appeared in the comic book Marmaduke by Brad Anderson.
  • film icon A great dane named Marmaduke played a role in the movie Marmaduke.

Marmaduke is found in these categories:

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Star of a comic strip and movie, this Great Dane is iconic!

big dog names
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Marmaduke sounds grand, hefty, and full of playful mischief!

Dog names like Marmaduke:

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Soldier, or merciful
Smart, wise dog owner.
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A mutant in Marvel Comics.
Happy
Marmaduke dog name meaning

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