the brightest star in Orion





Traits associated with the name Rigel:

Dogs named Rigel 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 Rigel?

Naming your dog Rigel suggests that you have an appreciation for astronomy and the night sky. It could also suggest that you have a creative and imaginative side.

Is Rigel a good dog name?

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

Rigel is found in these categories:


  • Rigel ranks #1,683 with users of PupNames.com.
  • Rigel ranks #2,425 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Rigel ranks #3,679 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

Rigel 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 Rigel:

an arc of colored light in the sky caused by refraction of the sun's rays by rain
A raccoon in marvel comics.
a state of elated bliss
Gamekeeper; a rover or wanderer
Mischievous person or animal.
Red Haired
Rigel dog name meaning

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