Pookie

Unisex

Meaning

Cute nickname for child.

Origin

Slang

Pronunciation

/ˈpuːki/

EDITOR'S NOTE

Emily P.

PupNames.com Contributor

Pookie, a name that's as fun to say as it is to hear, is a top-notch choice for your canine companion. It's got a playful vibe, reminiscent of Garfield's beloved teddy bear, Pookie, adding a dash of pop culture charm. Plus, it's a term of endearment in French (poukie), making your dog not just a pet, but a true amour! Pookie is a name that's sure to turn heads at the dog park, and let's be honest, who doesn't want their dog to be the talk of the town? So, go ahead, name your dog Pookie and let the tail-wagging good times roll!

Traits associated with the name Pookie:

Dogs named Pookie tend to be loving, affectionate, and good-natured. This name is also associated with companionship, and beauty.

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

It suggests that you are a person who is fond of cute and endearing things. It also suggests that you are a person who is likely to be very affectionate and loving.

Is Pookie a good dog name?

Pookie has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Pookie 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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Naming your dog Pookie is certainly a thing, but it's one of the more niche choices out there according to our data.

Popularity: Historical Trend

Pookie was, in the past month, the 535th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of June 2024, Pookie 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, Pookie was viewed 0 times, and liked 1 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Pookie is most adored in Nevada, Kansas and Kentucky.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Indiana, Alaska and Iowa.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Pookie:

  1. Chihuahua
  2. Shih Tzu
  3. Poodle
  4. Cocker Spaniel
  5. Pomeranian

Pookie is found in these categories:

cute dog names
cute

Evokes cuddly teddy bears and sweet childhood nicknames, enhancing its charm.

fat dog names
fat

Pookie sounds cuddly, squishy, and perfect for a chunky pooch.

cuddly dog names
cuddly

Sounds soft and playful, perfect for a fluffy, friendly, tail-wagging companion.

Dog names like Pookie:

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Small Rocks
Small child nickname.
God of hell and wealth in roman mythology.
Cute, playful dog.
Lover Of Horses
Pookie dog name meaning

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