Max

Male

Meaning

Greatest

Origin

German

Pronunciation

mæks

Traits associated with the name Max:

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

Is Max a good dog name?

Max is a one-syllable dog name, making it short and snappy. Max is a widely loved dog name for good reason. If you like it, go for it!

Max is found in these categories:

Popularity

  • Max ranks #6 with users of PupNames.com.
  • Max ranks #2 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Max ranks #2 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

As you can see, Max is one of the world's most popular dog names.

Most popular breeds named Max:

  1. German Shepherd
  2. Labrador Retriever
  3. Chihuahua
  4. Rottweiler
  5. Golden Retriever

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Famous dogs named Max:

  • literature icon A mongrel named Max was a character in the book How the Grinch Stole Christmas! by Dr. Seuss.
  • comics icon A dog named Max appeared in the comic book Lola by Todd Clark.
  • film icon A tibetan mastiff named Max played a role in the movie Man's Best Friend.
  • film icon A rottweiler named Max played a role in the movie Show Dogs.
  • film icon A siberian husky named Max played a role in the movie Eight Below.
  • film icon A belgian sheepdog named Max played a role in the movie Max.
  • film icon A belgian shepherd named Max played a role in the movie Max.
  • film icon A dog named Max played a role in the movie How The Grinch Stole Christmas.
  • film icon A old english sheepdog named Max played a role in the movie The Little Mermaid.
  • film icon A dog named Max played a role in the movie How the Grinch Stole Christmas.
  • film icon A jack russell terrier named Max played a role in the movie The Secret Life of Pets.
  • film icon A dog named Max played a role in the movie Mickey Mouse universe.
  • television icon A dog named Max featured in the television show Goof Troop.

Dog names like Max:

Soldier, or merciful
Free, liberal, generous
Royal Son
God Is Good
Son Of My Right Hand
Lucky, fortunate
Max dog name meaning

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April Lewis (Texas, United States)
Max is a strong dominant name also a cute playful cuddly name so it's perfect for my dog
June 09, 2022

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Max (Shanghai, China)
I think that max is def the most popular name around. In fact, there is a beagle named max living right next door! He is def my fave dog around. He loves sticks and always is glad to see me. He is good natured and loves to play.
May 30, 2022

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