Short Form Of Nicholas Or Nicodemus





Traits associated with the name Nico:

Dogs named Nico tend to be good-natured, loving, brave, and resilient. This name is also associated with companionship.

Is Nico a good dog name?

Nico 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. Nico isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Nico is found in these categories:


  • Nico ranks #460 with users of
  • Nico ranks #200 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Nico ranks #638 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

Naming your dog Nico is certainly a thing, but it's one of the more niche choices out there according to our data.

Most popular breeds named Nico:

  1. Chihuahua
  2. Labrador Retriever
  3. Siberian Husky
  4. German Shepherd
  5. Rottweiler

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Dog names like Nico:

Soldier, or merciful
Murderer and robber.
Son Of Neil
Prosperous, rich
God Is Gracious
Nico dog name meaning

Comments icon Comments (4)

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Tina (Tehran, Iran)
I adopted my long hair chihuahua about a year ago and named him Nico๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜
September 01, 2022

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Stephanie (Texas, United States)
I adopted a white lab and previously he was Blanco. Now he's the charming, Nico.
July 30, 2022

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Connie (Wisconsin, United States)
Love the name. Will be naming my maltipoo Niko
April 19, 2022

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Curt wald (North Carolina, United States)
Cool name we just adopted a pet & named it Nico!!
April 05, 2022

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