An acient city in Greek mythology.





Traits associated with the name Troy:

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

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

Naming your dog Troy may suggest that you have an appreciation for classic literature, as Troy is the name of the city in Homer's epic poem The Iliad. It may also suggest that you have a strong sense of loyalty and courage, as Troy is often associated with these qualities.

Is Troy a good dog name?

Troy is a one-syllable dog name, making it short and snappy. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Troy isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Troy is found in these categories:


  • Troy ranks #1,889 with users of
  • Troy ranks #420 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Troy ranks #517 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

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

Most popular breeds named Troy:

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

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Troy dog name meaning

Comments icon Comments (2)

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Charyto (Chiapas, Mexico)
He is a 2-month-old puppy rescued from unhealthy conditions on the verge of death, hence the name of Troy because he was still brave and yes, he was brave enough to resist everything that happened as a baby.
September 04, 2022 ◆ Translated

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Logan (England, United Kingdom)
My dogs is called troy
August 28, 2022

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