Ollie

Male

Meaning

Elf Army

Origin

British

Pronunciation

/ˈɒli/

EDITOR'S NOTE

Emily P.

PupNames.com Contributor

Ollie is a top-tier dog name, no bones about it! It's got that old-school charm, harking back to the days of Oliver Twist, but with a modern, playful twist. Plus, it's a nod to the iconic skateboard trick, making it perfect for those agile, energetic pups. And let's not forget Ollie the Bobtail from the animated series 'Puppy Dog Pals'. So, if your pooch is a mix of classic charm, boundless energy, and a dash of cartoonish fun, Ollie is the paw-fect name. It's like naming your dog 'Fetch'... they're bound to love it!

Traits associated with the name Ollie:

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

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

That you have a creative and unique sense of humor. Ollie is an uncommon name for a dog, so it suggests that you have a playful and lighthearted attitude.

Is Ollie a good dog name?

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Ollie was, in the past month, the 110th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of June 2024, Ollie is becoming ever more niche with new puppy owners. Our stats suggest that the name is less fashionable than it was at this time last year.

In general, this name has held steady in popularity with PupNames.com visitors.

In the past week, Ollie was viewed 0 times, and liked 1 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Ollie is most adored in Iowa, New Jersey and Arkansas.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Nebraska, Alabama and Utah.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Ollie:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. Poodle
  3. Chihuahua
  4. German Shepherd
  5. Yorkshire Terrier

Famous dogs named Ollie:

  • film icon A australian kelpie named Ollie played a role in the movie The Sundowners.

Ollie is found in these categories:

cute dog names
cute

Evokes playful imagery, reminiscent of skateboard tricks and lovable cartoon elephants.

british dog names
british

Common nickname for Oliver, a popular male name in the UK.

Farm Dog Names
farm

Originates from Oliver, a common name for rural working animals.

old fashioned dog names
old-fashioned

Echoes of yesteryears, harking back to classic canine characters in literature.

Dog names like Ollie:

Deer Lover
Prosperous, rich
Divine spear
Genuine, bold or brave
Son Of My Right Hand
From the people's meadow
Ollie dog name meaning

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