Molly

Female

Meaning

Of The Sea Or Bitter

Origin

British

Pronunciation

'mɑli

Traits associated with the name Molly:

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

Is Molly a good dog name?

Molly 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. Molly is a widely loved dog name for good reason. If you like it, go for it!

Molly is found in these categories:

Popularity

  • Molly ranks #22 with users of PupNames.com.
  • Molly ranks #13 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Molly ranks #14 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

Molly is one of the more popular dog names out there. According to our data, Molly outranks the great majority of names.

Most popular breeds named Molly:

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

Famous dogs named Molly:

  • literature icon A dog named Molly was a character in the book John Dies at the End by David Wong.

Dog names like Molly:

Pearl
Diminutive Form Of Mildred Or Millicent
Bee
Pearl
Beautiful; short for Isabella.
Day's eye. The petals of a daisy open during the day, revealing its yellow centers, and then close at night.
Molly dog name meaning

Comments icon Comments (2)

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Mayra (Mexico City, Mexico)
Me encantó desde que lo escuche
January 05, 2022

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Alejandra (Departamento de Cochabamba, Bolivia)
Molly es el mejor nombre para un perro super recomendado
January 09, 2022

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