Snowball

Unisex

Meaning

plant having heads of fragrant white trumpet-shaped flowers; grows in sandy arid regions

Origin

English

Pronunciation

/ˈsnəʊbɔːl/

Traits associated with the name Snowball:

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

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

It suggests that you have a fondness for whimsical names and may have a playful, lighthearted personality.

Is Snowball a good dog name?

Snowball has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Snowball 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

518
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177
New York City Dog Name Database
191
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Snowball was, in the past month, the 2230th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of April 2024, Snowball 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, Snowball was viewed 75 times, and liked 2 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Snowball is most adored in South Dakota, Delaware and Pennsylvania.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Snowball:

  1. Maltese
  2. Poodle
  3. American Eskimo
  4. Chihuahua
  5. Pomeranian

Snowball is found in these categories:

winter dog names
winter

Snowballs are often made during cold, icy seasons, linking the name to chillier times of year.

dessert dog names
dessert

Resembles a sweet, round, white confection often covered in coconut flakes.

cute dog names
cute

Evokes fluffy, playful imagery, akin to a winter's first, pristine snowfall.

fluffy dog names
fluffy

White, round, and soft, just like a freshly fallen winter surprise!

Dog names like Snowball:

Sweet Crystal Spice
a crystal of snow
position comfortably
A famous cartoon canine sleuth
Small light mode of transportation.
full of fighting spirit
Snowball dog name meaning

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Joanne powell (South Carolina, United States)
I think I want to do snowball found very interesting
December 31, 2023

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