Traits associated with the name Otis:

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

Is Otis a good dog name?

Otis has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Otis is a widely loved dog name for good reason. If you like it, go for it!

Otis is found in these categories:


  • Otis ranks #72 with users of PupNames.com.
  • Otis ranks #134 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Otis ranks #287 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

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

Most popular breeds named Otis:

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

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Famous dogs named Otis:

  • film icon A pug named Otis played a role in the movie The Adventures of Milo and Otis.
  • film icon A jack russell terrier named Otis played a role in the movie Son of the Mask.

Dog names like Otis:

Short for barnacle.
Companion, partner; perhaps a version of the word "brother".
Precious Gem
The Yew Tree Or Youth
Otis dog name meaning

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