Sombra

Unisex

Meaning

Shadow; shade.

Origin

Spanish

Pronunciation

/ˈsɒmbrə/

Traits associated with the name Sombra:

Dogs named Sombra tend to be loving, and hard-working. This name is also associated with companionship, and empathy.

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

That you have an appreciation for the mysterious and the unknown. Sombra is a Spanish word meaning "shadow," and it could be interpreted as a symbol of the unknown or the mysterious.

Is Sombra a good dog name?

Sombra 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. Sombra 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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4,308
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Sombra was, in the past month, the 1294th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of April 2024, Sombra 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, Sombra was viewed 48 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Sombra is most adored in New Hampshire, Kansas and Nebraska.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in North Carolina, Florida and Pennsylvania.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Sombra is found in these categories:

black dog names
black

Sombra means shadow in Spanish, perfect for a dark, stealthy pup!

spanish dog names
spanish

Sombra means "shadow" in Spanish.

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Sombra dog name meaning

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