Deer Lover





Traits associated with the name Oscar:

Dogs named Oscar tend to be loving, 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 Oscar?

Naming your dog Oscar suggests that you have a sense of humor and enjoy classic literature. It could also suggest that you are a fan of the Academy Awards.

Is Oscar a good dog name?

Oscar has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Oscar 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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Oscar is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Oscar was, in the past month, the 251st most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of May 2024, Oscar 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, Oscar was viewed 0 times, and liked 1 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Oscar is most adored in Minnesota, Connecticut and New Hampshire.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Nebraska, Massachusetts and West Virginia.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Oscar:

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

Oscar is found in these categories:

nature dog names

Derived from old Norse, it means "God's spear" symbolizing strength and wilderness.

cute dog names

Evokes images of lovable grouch from Sesame Street, adding playful charm.

old fashioned dog names

Popular during silent film era, its popularity has since waned significantly.

spanish dog names

Commonly used in Spanish-speaking countries, derived from Germanic origins.

scottish dog names

Derived from Gaelic elements, meaning "deer lover" or "friend of deer".

british dog names

Associated with prestigious British Academy Film Awards, colloquially known as "BAFTAs".

Dog names like Oscar:

Elf Army
Genuine, bold or brave
Lucky, fortunate
Home ruler
Bear Cub
Oscar dog name meaning

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poopy pipi kaka (Troms og Finnmark, Norway)
very polite and handsome slave, also very likable would recomend
January 05, 2024

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