Spirit in Japanese.
Dogs named Tenjin tend to be loving, loyal, and industrious. This name is also associated with companionship, and intelligence.
Naming your dog Tenjin suggests that you have an appreciation for Japanese culture and mythology. Tenjin is the name of the Shinto god of scholarship and learning, so it could also suggest that you value education and knowledge.
Tenjin has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Tenjin isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!
Tenjin is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!
Tenjin was, in the past month, the 4544th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.
As of February 2024, Tenjin 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, Tenjin was viewed 28 times, and liked 1 times.
The map below shows Tenjin's popularity across the United States, according to PupNames data.
Tenjin is most adored in Georgia, Virginia and Missouri.
By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Florida, California and Pennsylvania.
And this world map shows which countries have the greatest love for the name Tenjin.
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Tenjin is a Japanese deity of scholarship and learning.