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Traits associated with the name Samantha:

Dogs named Samantha tend to be loving, industrious, good-natured, and resilient. This feminine name is also associated with companionship.

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

It suggests that you have a fondness for classic names and may have a sentimental attachment to the name.

Is Samantha a good dog name?

Samantha has more syllables than most dog names, but you can easily give your pup a nickname to shorten things. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Samantha 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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Samantha is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Samantha was, in the past month, the 1074th most viewed dog name on

As of May 2024, Samantha 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, Samantha was viewed 0 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Samantha is most adored in Delaware, Utah and Missouri.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Virginia, New Jersey and Nebraska.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Samantha:

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

Famous dogs named Samantha:

  • film icon A german shepherd named Samantha played a role in the movie I am Legend.

Samantha is found in these categories:

movie dog names

She's named after the bewitching protagonist in TV show Bewitched.

famous dog names

Popularized by bewitching TV character, resonates with pet owners globally.

old fashioned dog names

Popular during the 60s, thanks to Bewitched's leading lady.

Dog names like Samantha:

Wise, Sensible
Day's eye. The petals of a daisy open during the day, revealing its yellow centers, and then close at night.
a woman of refinement
Bringer Of Joy
Samantha dog name meaning

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Mariana (California, United States)
It's OK cus my dog is named Samantha also
March 05, 2024

Let us know what you think of Samantha as a dog name!