Precious

Female

Meaning

Precious One

Origin

Latin

Pronunciation

/ˈprɛʃəs/

Traits associated with the name Precious:

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

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

That you have a great appreciation for the value of life and the importance of cherishing the things that are most important to you.

Is Precious a good dog name?

Precious has more syllables than most dog names, but you can easily give your pup a nickname to shorten things. Precious 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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Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Precious was, in the past month, the 1597th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of February 2024, Precious 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, Precious was viewed 58 times, and liked 1 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Precious is most adored in Mississippi, Alabama and Georgia.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in North Carolina, New York and Pennsylvania.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Precious:

  1. Chihuahua
  2. Poodle
  3. American Pitbull Terrier
  4. German Shepherd
  5. Labrador Retriever

Famous dogs named Precious:

  • television icon A dog named Precious featured in the television show The Atom Ant/Secret Squirrel Show.

Precious is found in these categories:

cuddly dog names
cuddly

This name suits dogs that are cherished, adorable, and bring immense joy.

cute dog names
cute

Evokes images of cherished, adorable pets, thanks to Gollum's infamous term.

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Precious dog name meaning

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