Nelson

Male

Meaning

Murderer and robber.

Origin

British

Pronunciation

/ˈnɛlsən/

Traits associated with the name Nelson:

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

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

Naming your dog Nelson suggests that you have a strong appreciation for history and a fondness for famous figures. It could also suggest that you have a strong sense of loyalty and respect for those who have made a difference in the world.

Is Nelson a good dog name?

Nelson has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Nelson isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

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Popularity

  • Nelson ranks #1,061 with users of PupNames.com.
  • Nelson ranks #616 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Nelson ranks #828 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

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

Most popular breeds named Nelson:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. Poodle
  3. Chihuahua
  4. Cocker Spaniel
  5. Dachshund

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Famous dogs named Nelson:

  • film icon A german shepherd named Nelson played a role in the movie The Little Hut.
  • television icon A bearded collie named Nelson featured in the television show The Casagrandes.

Dog names like Nelson:

Son Of Neil
Man From The North
Genuine, bold or brave
Son Of My Right Hand
Tough guy; a man of great strength.
A Fortress, Camp
Nelson dog name meaning

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