Traits associated with the name Nala:

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

Is Nala a good dog name?

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

Nala is found in these categories:


  • Nala ranks #11 with users of
  • Nala ranks #92 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Nala ranks #73 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

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

Most popular breeds named Nala:

  1. German Shepherd
  2. Labrador Retriever
  3. Chihuahua
  4. Chow Chow
  5. American Pitbull Terrier

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Comments icon Comments (3)

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RosaAcosta (Florida, United States)
Es un nombre que le va muy bien a mi perrita Nala ella tiene todas las caracteristicas I ❤ Nala
February 28, 2022

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Nala (Amman Governorate, Jordan)
It gives a personality
April 25, 2022

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NALA (Leinster, Ireland)
It is sutch a cute name I love it
June 30, 2022

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