Emily P. Contributor

Trinity, a name that screams "I'm a dog with a Matrix-level cool factor!" It's a name that carries a triple punch of power, grace, and mystery, just like its cinematic namesake. Plus, it's got a divine etymology, hailing from the Latin 'trinus' meaning 'threefold.' So, whether your pup is a tri-colored beauty, the third member of your fur family, or simply has a personality too big for a single name, Trinity is a top-tier choice. It's a name that says, "Yes, my dog could totally do backflips in slow motion while saving the world."

Traits associated with the name Trinity:

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

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

That you have a creative and unique sense of style. You may also have an appreciation for religious symbolism or a strong connection to the number three.

Is Trinity a good dog name?

Trinity has more syllables than most dog names, but you can easily give your pup a nickname to shorten things. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Trinity is a widely loved dog name for good reason. If you like it, go for it!

Popularity: Overall

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Trinity is one of the more popular dog names out there. According to our data, Trinity outranks the great majority of names.

Popularity: Historical Trend

Trinity was, in the past month, the 1010th most viewed dog name on

As of April 2024, Trinity 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, Trinity was viewed 94 times, and liked 4 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Trinity is most adored in Arkansas, New York and District of Columbia.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Trinity:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. German Shepherd
  3. Chihuahua
  4. Siberian Husky
  5. Boxer

Trinity is found in these categories:

badass dog names

Conveys strength and unity, referencing the powerful religious concept of the Holy Trinity.

biblical dog names

Refers to the Christian doctrine of God as three persons: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.

gothic dog names

Religious undertones and dark, mysterious connotations make this name a popular choice among gothic culture enthusiasts.

guard dog names

Echoes protective nature, referencing the powerful divine trio in Christian theology.

spiritual dog names

Refers to the Christian doctrine of three divine persons in one God: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.

Gangster Dog Names

Echoes of notorious mob trio: Capone, Dillinger, and Bonnie from infamous lore.

Dog names like Trinity:

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Ancient symbol bringing good luck
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Mexican liquor made from fermented juices of an agave plant
Massive tidal wave.
Trinity dog name meaning

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Browney (District of Columbia, United States)
Sweet brown calm pretty
March 13, 2022

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