Munchkin

Unisex

Meaning

Small, cute people.

Origin

Germanic

Pronunciation

/ˈmən(t)ʃ.kɪn/

Traits associated with the name Munchkin:

Dogs named Munchkin tend to be loving, affectionate, and good-natured. This name is also associated with companionship, beauty, and friendship.

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

It suggests that you have a playful and lighthearted personality. You likely enjoy spending time with your pet and appreciate the joy and companionship they bring.

Is Munchkin a good dog name?

Munchkin has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Munchkin 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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New York City Dog Name Database
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Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Munchkin was, in the past month, the 1305th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of July 2024, Munchkin 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, Munchkin was viewed 0 times, and liked 1 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Munchkin is most adored in Massachusetts, Utah and South Carolina.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Munchkin:

  1. Chihuahua
  2. Pomeranian
  3. Shih Tzu
  4. Dachshund
  5. German Shepherd

Munchkin is found in these categories:

funny dog names
funny

Evokes whimsical imagery of tiny, adorable creatures from Wizard of Oz.

small dog names
small

Munchkins are tiny, cute creatures, just like pint-sized pups!

cute dog names
cute

Evokes adorable imagery of tiny, lovable characters from Wizard of Oz.

fluffy dog names
fluffy

Small, cute, and cuddly like the characters from Wizard of Oz.

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Munchkin dog name meaning

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