Traits associated with the name Skylar:

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

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

Naming your dog Skylar suggests that you have an appreciation for unique and creative names. It also suggests that you have a strong connection to the outdoors, as the name Skylar is often associated with the sky.

Is Skylar a good dog name?

Skylar has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Skylar 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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Skylar is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Skylar was, in the past month, the 393rd most viewed dog name on

As of April 2024, Skylar is becoming a more popular moniker with new puppy owners. Our stats show that the name is more 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, Skylar was viewed 71 times, and liked 1 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Skylar is most adored in Maryland, Rhode Island and Maine.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Delaware, Colorado and Oregon.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Skylar:

  1. German Shepherd
  2. Siberian Husky
  3. Dachshund
  4. Pomeranian
  5. Cocker Spaniel

Skylar is found in these categories:

cute dog names

Evokes images of fluffy clouds and playful, endearing sky-blue eyes.

Dog names like Skylar:

With a lot of attitude.
Queen of sheba.
Diminutive Form Of Cecilia
Skylar dog name meaning

Comments icon Comments (2)

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BKJ (Central Region, Uganda)
Hi; the name skylar pleases me so much.I promise to name my female dog so
November 18, 2022

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Jenna (Michigan, United States)
Love it. Don't know why I name renamed her Skylar. Her original name was Karen when I adopted her and Karen didn't fit her personality.
January 15, 2022

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