Oreo

Unisex

Meaning

Black and white

Origin

Greek

Pronunciation

/ˈɔːrioʊ/

EDITOR'S NOTE

Emily P.

PupNames.com Contributor

Naming your dog Oreo is a real sweet choice, quite literally!

We all know it as the world's favorite cookie, and it suggests that your pup is a perfect blend of light and dark, just like the biscuit. In that sense, it works really well for Border Collies, Dalmations and other traditionally black-and-white breeds.

Plus, it's a pop culture gem, with Oreo the dog making a cameo in The Mask.

Etymologically, Oreo derives from the Greek word 'Oreo', meaning beautiful, fitting for your gorgeous pet. So, if your dog is a delightful mix of mischief and charm, or black and white, Oreo is a deliciously perfect name.

After all, who can resist an Oreo? No you can't, you liar!

Traits associated with the name Oreo:

Dogs named Oreo tend to be loving, good-natured, and hard-working. This name is also associated with companionship, and friendship.

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

It suggests that you have a sense of humor and enjoy the simple things in life. It also suggests that you are a fan of the classic cookie.

Is Oreo a good dog name?

Oreo 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. Oreo is a widely loved dog name for good reason. If you like it, go for it!

Popularity: Overall

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Oreo is one of the more popular dog names out there. According to our data, Oreo outranks the great majority of names.

Popularity: Historical Trend

Oreo was, in the past month, the 55th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of April 2024, Oreo 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.

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

In the past week, Oreo was viewed 278 times, and liked 9 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Oreo is most adored in New Hampshire, Texas and Delaware.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Oreo:

  1. Chihuahua
  2. Labrador Retriever
  3. Shih Tzu
  4. Cocker Spaniel
  5. Poodle

Oreo is found in these categories:

spotted dog names
spotted

Black and white cookie matches their fur pattern perfectly.

black dog names
black

The cookie's dark exterior matches their fur, with a sweet personality inside.

cute dog names
cute

Resembles a beloved, sweet cookie, evoking images of cuddly, playful pups.

food dog names
food

Named after a popular, delicious black and white cookie.

dessert dog names
dessert

The name is derived from a popular sweet, cream-filled, black and white cookie.

funny dog names
funny

Resembles a popular cookie, sparking laughter and joy in its whimsical comparison.

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Inspired by Rocky Balboa.
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Loving, endearing nickname.
small cake baked in a muffin tin
Oreo dog name meaning

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Elena Fernández Gutierrez (Cantabria, Spain)
Truly interesting. Own animal lovers. what the way Child
August 03, 2023 ◆ Translated

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