From The Moor Town
Dogs named Morton tend to be loving, industrious, brave, and loyal. This name is also associated with companionship.
Naming your dog Morton suggests that you have a sense of humor and enjoy giving your pets unique names. It also suggests that you are creative and enjoy thinking outside the box.
Morton has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Morton isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!
Morton is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!
Morton was, in the past month, the 3126th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.
As of March 2024, Morton 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, Morton was viewed 35 times, and liked 0 times.
The map below shows Morton's popularity across the United States, according to PupNames data.
As you can see, this name is not particularly common across the United States.
And this world map shows which countries have the greatest love for the name Morton.
Most popular breeds named Morton:
- Labrador Retriever
- Bearded Collie
- German Shepherd
Morton is found in these categories:
Derived from Scottish Gaelic, meaning "settlement near a moor".
Popular in the 19th century, it's rarely heard in modern dog parks.