Snowy

Unisex

Meaning

Filled With Frozen Rain

Origin

English

Pronunciation

/ˈsnəʊi/

Traits associated with the name Snowy:

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

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

It suggests that you have a fondness for winter and the beauty of snow. It could also suggest that you are a fan of classic literature, as Snowy is the name of the white terrier in the classic novel The Adventures of Tintin.

Is Snowy a good dog name?

Snowy 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. Snowy 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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Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Snowy was, in the past month, the 338th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of April 2024, Snowy 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, Snowy was viewed 137 times, and liked 2 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Snowy is most adored in Kansas, District of Columbia and Missouri.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Snowy:

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

Famous dogs named Snowy:

  • literature icon A wire fox terrier named Snowy was a character in the book The Adventures of Tintin by Hergé.
  • comics icon A wire fox terrier named Snowy appeared in the comic book The Adventures of Tintin by Hergé.
  • film icon A fox terrier named Snowy played a role in the movie The Adventures of Tintin.
  • television icon A fox terrier named Snowy featured in the television show The Adventures of Tintin.

Snowy is found in these categories:

old fashioned dog names
old-fashioned

Popularized by vintage comic strip "Tintin", its usage has significantly declined.

famous dog names
famous

Beloved canine companion in the globally renowned "Tintin" comic series.

nature dog names
nature

The name reflects winter landscapes and weather conditions.

Dog names like Snowy:

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Shade From Sun
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Snowy dog name meaning

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