To move with great speed or violence.





Traits associated with the name Rip:

Dogs named Rip tend to be loving, brave, resilient, and strong-willed. This name is also associated with companionship, and friendship.

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

That you have a fondness for classic names and may have a fondness for classic literature.

Is Rip a good dog name?

Rip is a one-syllable dog name, making it short and snappy. Rip isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Rip is found in these categories:


  • Rip ranks #996 with users of
  • Rip ranks #2,425 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Rip ranks #1,461 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

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

In the past week, Rip was viewed 123 times, and liked 1 times.

Most popular breeds named Rip:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. Boxer
  3. German Shepherd
  4. American Staffordshire Terrier
  5. Korean Jindo

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Dog names like Rip:

Wolf Counsel
Muppet dog character.
the part of an animal that corresponds to the human buttocks
Counsel Rule
Of French origin meaning Skipping stone on water. Ricochet means bouncing from object to object or place to place.
Rip dog name meaning

Comments icon Comments (2)

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Christine (Victoria, Australia)
We have a GSD named "Rip" after Rip Wheeler on Yellowstone .
March 13, 2023

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Becky Petrinovich (Texas, United States)
Unique, stands out, Used for a 8 week old rot/ dobie mix
November 06, 2022

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