Scamp

Unisex

Meaning

one who is playfully mischievous

Origin

English

Pronunciation

/skæmp/

Traits associated with the name Scamp:

Dogs named Scamp tend to be loving, affectionate, brave, and industrious. This name is also associated with companionship, and beauty.

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

Naming your dog Scamp suggests that you have a fun-loving and adventurous personality. You likely enjoy spending time outdoors and having a good time with friends and family.

Is Scamp a good dog name?

Scamp is a one-syllable dog name, making it short and snappy. Scamp 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

1,316
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1,638
New York City Dog Name Database
844
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Scamp was, in the past month, the 869th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of May 2024, Scamp 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, Scamp was viewed 0 times, and liked 3 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Scamp is most adored in New Jersey, Louisiana and Oregon.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in District of Columbia, Tennessee and Indiana.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Scamp:

  1. Chihuahua
  2. German Shepherd
  3. Cocker Spaniel
  4. Miniature Pinscher
  5. Poodle

Famous dogs named Scamp:

  • comics icon A dog named Scamp appeared in the comic book Scamp by Walt Disney.
  • film icon A schnauzer named Scamp played a role in the movie Lady and the Tramp II: Scamp's Adventure.

Scamp is found in these categories:

small dog names
small

Scamp suggests mischief, energy, and playful naughtiness, perfect for pups!

gothic dog names
gothic

Associations with mischief and darkness link it to a macabre, eerie aesthetic.

traditional dog names
traditional

Popularized by Disney's "Lady and the Tramp", it's a classic canine moniker.

Dog names like Scamp:

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Scamp dog name meaning

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