An enchanter and wise man in celtic mythology.





Traits associated with the name Merlin:

Dogs named Merlin tend to be loving, resilient, and strong-willed. This name is also associated with companionship, intelligence, and empathy.

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

It suggests that you have an appreciation for mythology and fantasy, and that you may have a creative and imaginative side. It also suggests that you have a fondness for animals and may be a loyal and devoted pet owner.

Is Merlin a good dog name?

Merlin has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Merlin isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Merlin is found in these categories:


  • Merlin ranks #266 with users of
  • Merlin ranks #616 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Merlin ranks #638 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

Naming your dog Merlin is certainly a thing, but it's one of the more niche choices out there according to our data.

In the past week, Merlin was viewed 114 times, and liked 4 times.

Most popular breeds named Merlin:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. Australian Shepherd
  3. German Shepherd
  4. Golden Retriever
  5. Dachshund

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Famous dogs named Merlin:

  • television icon A labrador retriever named Merlin featured in the television show Merlin the Magical Puppy.

Dog names like Merlin:

Who Is Like God?
German for bitter
Soldier, or merciful
Mountain belonging to the ruler
Descendant of a sea warrior
Merlin dog name meaning

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