Muriel

Female

Meaning

Sea Bright

Origin

Irish

Pronunciation

/mjʊəˈriːəl/

Traits associated with the name Muriel:

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

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

Naming your dog Muriel suggests that you have a fondness for classic, timeless names. It also suggests that you have a strong appreciation for the beauty and uniqueness of the name.

Is Muriel a good dog name?

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

4,328
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1,638
New York City Dog Name Database
2,823
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Muriel was, in the past month, the 4338th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of February 2024, Muriel 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, Muriel was viewed 18 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

As you can see, this name is not particularly common across the United States.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Muriel:

  1. Bulldog
  2. Pomeranian
  3. Golden Retriever

Muriel is found in these categories:

old fashioned dog names
old-fashioned

Peaked in popularity during the 1920s, evoking vintage charm.

irish dog names
irish

Derived from Gaelic, meaning "bright sea", often used in Irish folklore.

Dog names like Muriel:

Lovable
Pearl
Song Thrush
Diminutive Form Of Mildred Or Millicent
Bee
Of The Sea Or Bitter
Muriel dog name meaning

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