Milton

Male

Meaning

From The Mill Town

Origin

British

Pronunciation

/ˈmɪltən/

Traits associated with the name Milton:

Dogs named Milton tend to be loving, and industrious. This name is also associated with companionship, and intelligence.

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

Naming your dog Milton suggests that you have a fondness for classic names and may have a traditional or conservative style. It could also suggest that you have a sense of humor and enjoy giving your pet a unique name.

Is Milton a good dog name?

Milton has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Milton 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

2,855
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1,006
New York City Dog Name Database
1,623
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Milton was, in the past month, the 2400th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of April 2024, Milton 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, Milton was viewed 68 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Milton is most adored in Arizona, Oregon and District of Columbia.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Oklahoma, Missouri and Georgia.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Milton:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. Shih Tzu
  3. Beagle
  4. Boston Terrier
  5. Dachshund

Milton is found in these categories:

old fashioned dog names
old-fashioned

Popularized in the 19th century, it's seldom heard in modern dog parks.

british dog names
british

Famous English poet from the 17th century, known for "Paradise Lost".

Dog names like Milton:

Soldier, or merciful
Descendant of a sea warrior
Man of peace
Horse Keeper
Great Lord
Better; a military rank
Milton dog name meaning

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