Monroe

Male

Meaning

From The Hill

Origin

Gaelic

Pronunciation

/məˈroʊn/

Traits associated with the name Monroe:

Dogs named Monroe tend to be loving, and industrious. This name is also associated with companionship, beauty, and empathy.

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

Naming your dog Monroe suggests that you have an appreciation for classic style and sophistication. It could also indicate that you have a fondness for the iconic actress Marilyn Monroe.

Is Monroe a good dog name?

Monroe 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. Monroe 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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1,006
New York City Dog Name Database
1,388
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Monroe was, in the past month, the 1700th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of February 2024, Monroe is becoming a more popular moniker with new puppy owners. Our stats show that the name is more 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, Monroe was viewed 31 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Monroe is most adored in New Hampshire, Maine and Louisiana.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Massachusetts, Pennsylvania and California.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Monroe:

  1. Beagle
  2. Jack Russell Terrier
  3. Maltese
  4. Labrador Retriever
  5. Chihuahua

Famous dogs named Monroe:

  • television icon A pug named Monroe featured in the television show The Life and Times of Juniper Lee.

Monroe is found in these categories:

old fashioned dog names
old-fashioned

Named after a president, it harks back to simpler, bygone times.

exotic dog names
exotic

Named after glamorous Hollywood icon, Marilyn, it oozes sophistication and allure.

Dog names like Monroe:

Soldier, or merciful
Descendant of a sea warrior
From The Sea Town
Son of Hugh/Gaelic.
Fair Haired Foreigner
Dark Skinned
Monroe dog name meaning

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