East Indian tree widely cultivated in the tropics for its aromatic seed; source of two spices: nutmeg and mace





Traits associated with the name Nutmeg:

Dogs named Nutmeg tend to be loving, affectionate, good-natured, and resilient. This name is also associated with companionship, beauty, and empathy.

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

It suggests that you have a creative and unique sense of humor. You may also have a fondness for spices and cooking.

Is Nutmeg a good dog name?

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

Nutmeg is found in these categories:


  • Nutmeg ranks #320 with users of
  • Nutmeg ranks #1,294 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Nutmeg ranks #1,117 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

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

In the past week, Nutmeg was viewed 87 times, and liked 5 times.

Most popular breeds named Nutmeg:

  1. Boxer
  2. Labrador Retriever
  3. Dachshund
  4. German Shepherd
  5. Golden Retriever

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Nutmeg dog name meaning

Comments icon Comments (3)

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India (England, United Kingdom)
my dogs name is nutmeg but shes a spaniel. she is beautiful and very sweet.
November 17, 2022

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Sue Grant (Wales, United Kingdom)
My chocolate Labrador is called Nutmeg she’s beautiful and gentle
June 18, 2022

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Sonaae (Georgia, United States)
my dogs name is nutmeg and he is cute
April 14, 2022

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