Nocturne

Unisex

Meaning

a pensive lyrical piece of music (especially for the piano)

Origin

French

Pronunciation

/ˈnɒktɜːn/

Traits associated with the name Nocturne:

Dogs named Nocturne tend to be loving, hard-working, strong-willed, and brave. This name is also associated with companionship.

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

It suggests that you have an appreciation for the beauty of the night and the mystery of the darkness. You may also have a creative and imaginative side.

Is Nocturne a good dog name?

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Nocturne was, in the past month, the 4321st most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of April 2024, Nocturne 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, Nocturne was viewed 35 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Nocturne is most adored in Tennessee, Virginia and California.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Nocturne is found in these categories:

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Nocturne means night music, perfect for dark, moonlit pups!

Dog names like Nocturne:

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Nocturne dog name meaning

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