Prudence

Female

Meaning

Cautious, Intelligent

Origin

Latin

Pronunciation

/ˈpruːdəns/

Traits associated with the name Prudence:

Dogs named Prudence tend to be loving, industrious, affectionate, and strong-willed. This feminine name is also associated with companionship.

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

Naming your dog Prudence suggests that you value wisdom, thoughtfulness, and careful consideration. It also suggests that you are a responsible and caring pet owner.

Is Prudence a good dog name?

Prudence 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. Prudence 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

4,424
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1,070
New York City Dog Name Database
1,910
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Prudence was, in the past month, the 2400th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of April 2024, Prudence 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, Prudence was viewed 33 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Prudence is most adored in Michigan, Texas and California.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Arizona, Ohio and New York.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Prudence:

  1. American Pitbull Terrier
  2. Australian Cattle Dog
  3. Pointer
  4. Cocker Spaniel
  5. Boxer

Prudence is found in these categories:

old fashioned dog names
old-fashioned

Popular during Victorian times, it's now more associated with Beatles songs.

Dog names like Prudence:

Pet form of margaret, meaning pearl
A computer book.
Latin american for a bitter lady
A titan goddess with the gift of prophecy in greek mythology
Noble
Flower garland/wreath.
Prudence dog name meaning

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