derived from 'to destroy





Traits associated with the name Perseus:

Perseus has a strong, powerful sound to it that highlights a dog's strength of character.

Dogs named Perseus tend to be loving, strong-willed, resilient, and hard-working. This name is also associated with companionship.

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

Naming your dog Perseus suggests that you have an appreciation for mythology and a sense of adventure. It could also indicate that you have a strong sense of loyalty and courage.

Is Perseus a good dog name?

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Perseus was, in the past month, the 2390th most viewed dog name on

As of March 2024, Perseus 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.

We've seen quite a lot of variation in rank for this name, which may suggest seasonal factors or interest driven by pop culture events.

In the past week, Perseus was viewed 29 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

As you can see, this name is not particularly common across the United States.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Perseus is found in these categories:

roman dog names

Associated with a hero from Greek mythology, adopted by Romans.

Dog names like Perseus:

fire or flame-colored
A minor god of agriculture; woodpecker or magpie
a kind of heavy jacket (`windcheater' is a British term)
Pierce Valley
Perseus dog name meaning

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perseo (Piura, Peru)
It is a very beautiful name. My name is Perseus, in Roman it is Perseus.
January 09, 2023 ◆ Translated

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