Spencer

Male

Meaning

Butler, Steward

Origin

British

Pronunciation

/ˈspɛnsər/

Traits associated with the name Spencer:

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

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

Naming your dog Spencer suggests that you are a fan of classic, timeless names. It also suggests that you are a fan of tradition and have a strong sense of loyalty.

Is Spencer a good dog name?

Spencer has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Spencer 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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New York City Dog Name Database
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Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Spencer was, in the past month, the 1618th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of June 2024, Spencer 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, Spencer was viewed 0 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Spencer is most adored in Maine, Delaware and District of Columbia.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Nebraska, Iowa and Rhode Island.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Spencer:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. Chihuahua
  3. Cocker Spaniel
  4. Golden Retriever
  5. German Shepherd

Famous dogs named Spencer:

  • comics icon A labrador retriever named Spencer appeared in the comic book Best in Show by Phil Juliano.

Spencer is found in these categories:

british dog names
british

Associated with an influential British noble family and a clothing style.

cute dog names
cute

Evokes charm of British aristocracy, akin to Princess Diana's maiden name.

Dog names like Spencer:

Wood Cutter
From The Stony Field
Diminutive Form Of Samuel Or Samantha
Lion
marked by or emitting or filled with smoke
Mischievous baby genius.
Spencer dog name meaning

Comments icon Comments (1)

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(Mississippi, United States)
I just put my ole buddy down. 13 1/2 years of the best friend I ever had. A jack Russell. Named Spencer. In considering getting another. But I don’t know what to name him.
February 17, 2023

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