Rector

Male

Meaning

Head of a parish

Origin

Latin

Pronunciation

/ˈrɛktər/

Traits associated with the name Rector:

Dogs named Rector tend to be loving, loyal, and strong-willed. This name is also associated with companionship, and empathy.

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

Naming your dog Rector suggests that you have a strong sense of tradition and respect for authority. It could also suggest that you have a strong religious background or a fondness for the past.

Is Rector a good dog name?

Rector has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Rector 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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2,998
New York City Dog Name Database
4,308
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Rector was, in the past month, the 5334th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of February 2024, Rector 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, Rector was viewed 23 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

The map below shows Rector'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 Rector.

Rector is found in these categories:

spiritual dog names
spiritual

Rector refers to a clergyman, often in charge of a parish, giving it a spiritual connotation.

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