a fruiting structure resembling an umbrella or a cone that forms the top of a stalked fleshy fungus such as a mushroom





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Traits associated with the name Pileus:

Dogs named Pileus tend to be loving, loyal, and resilient. This name is also associated with companionship.

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

It suggests that you have a creative and unique sense of humor. Pileus is an uncommon name for a dog, and it could be seen as a playful reference to the Latin word for "cap" or "hat."

Is Pileus a good dog name?

Pileus has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Pileus isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Pileus is found in these categories:


  • Pileus ranks #4,693 with users of PupNames.com.
  • Pileus ranks #2,998 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Pileus ranks #4,308 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

Pileus is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

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Dog names like Pileus:

God of hell and wealth in roman mythology.
A long-lived bird in greek mythology.
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To wander; any of the nine large celestial bodies in the solar system.
a star cluster in the constellation Taurus
Pileus dog name meaning

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