Skittle

Unisex

Meaning

a bowling pin of the type used in playing ninepins or (in England) skittles

Origin

Germanic

Pronunciation

/ˈskɪtl/

Traits associated with the name Skittle:

Dogs named Skittle tend to be loving, and good-natured. This name is also associated with companionship, and friendship.

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

That you have a creative and playful spirit. Skittle is an unusual name for a dog, so it suggests that you like to think outside the box and have a fun-loving attitude.

Is Skittle a good dog name?

Skittle 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. Skittle 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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2,067
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2,127
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Skittle was, in the past month, the 2006th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of July 2024, Skittle 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, Skittle was viewed 0 times, and liked 2 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Skittle is most adored in Oregon, Kansas and Oklahoma.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Skittle:

  1. Chihuahua
  2. Cocker Spaniel
  3. Siberian Husky
  4. Shih Tzu
  5. Labrador Retriever

Skittle is found in these categories:

playful dog names
playful

The association with colorful, fun candy creates a lighthearted, energetic image.

funny dog names
funny

Candy-inspired moniker evokes humor and sweetness, perfect for a playful pup.

Dog names like Skittle:

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Small light mode of transportation.
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old Scottish breed of small long-haired usually black terrier with erect tail and ears
Skittle dog name meaning

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