Opal

Unisex

Meaning

Precious Gem

Origin

British

Pronunciation

/ˈoʊpəl/

Traits associated with the name Opal:

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

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

Naming your dog Opal suggests that you have an appreciation for unique and beautiful things. It also suggests that you are creative and have a strong connection to nature.

Is Opal a good dog name?

Opal has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Opal 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

846
PupNames logo
1,134
New York City Dog Name Database
1,498
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Opal was, in the past month, the 241st most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of June 2024, Opal 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, Opal was viewed 0 times, and liked 1 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Opal is most adored in South Dakota, Louisiana and Maryland.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Opal:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. Saint Bernard
  3. German Shorthaired Pointer
  4. Bichon Frise
  5. Boston Terrier

Opal is found in these categories:

nature dog names
nature

This name is inspired by a precious gemstone formed from rainwater.

british dog names
british

Associated with a precious gemstone, often used in British jewellery.

cute dog names
cute

Gemstone monikers evoke a playful, endearing charm for canine companions.

old fashioned dog names
old-fashioned

Popular during the Victorian era, this gemstone moniker now feels vintage.

fall dog names
fall

This name reflects autumn's rich, warm hues, similar to the gemstone's fiery colors.

Dog names like Opal:

From The Oak Tree Field
Wealth
King
Gamekeeper; a rover or wanderer
Gift of god
Little Bird
Opal dog name meaning

Comments icon Comments (0)

Be the first to leave a comment.

Let us know what you think of Opal as a dog name!