Ruby

Female

Meaning

An open-source general-purpose programming language.

Origin

British

Pronunciation

'rubi

Traits associated with the name Ruby:

Dogs named Ruby tend to be good-natured, industrious, loyal, and affectionate. This feminine name is also associated with intelligence, and companionship.

Is Ruby a good dog name?

Ruby 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. Ruby is a widely loved dog name for good reason. If you like it, go for it!

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Popularity

  • Ruby ranks #72 with users of PupNames.com.
  • Ruby ranks #30 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Ruby ranks #71 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

Ruby is one of the more popular dog names out there. According to our data, Ruby outranks the great majority of names.

Most popular breeds named Ruby:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. German Shepherd
  3. Chihuahua
  4. Dachshund
  5. Golden Retriever

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Dog names like Ruby:

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Comments icon Comments (2)

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Victoria (California, United States)
It’s so cute and I can make nicknames for my doggy. Plus dogs named Ruby are automatically the cutest.
April 16, 2022

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Ellerie (California, United States)
Love this name because I have a dog named ruby rose.
February 16, 2022

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