Penelope

Female

Meaning

The wife of the hero odysseus in greek mythology

Origin

British

Pronunciation

pə'nɛləpi

Traits associated with the name Penelope:

Dogs named Penelope tend to be strong-willed, good-natured, industrious, and affectionate. This feminine name is also associated with intelligence, and companionship.

Is Penelope a good dog name?

Penelope has more syllables than most dog names, but you can easily give your pup a nickname to shorten things. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Penelope isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Penelope is found in these categories:

Popularity

  • Penelope ranks #489 with users of PupNames.com.
  • Penelope ranks #152 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Penelope ranks #523 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

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

Most popular breeds named Penelope:

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

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Dog names like Penelope:

A titan goddess with the gift of prophecy in greek mythology
Woman to fly across atlantic ocean.
Daphnis and chloe, is an ancient greek novel
A detective from the show law and order svu
A computer book.
Latin american for a bitter lady
Penelope dog name meaning

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