Turtle

Unisex

Meaning

overturn accidentally

Origin

Native

Pronunciation

/ˈtɜːtl/

Traits associated with the name Turtle:

Turtle has a fun sound to it, and represents a down-to-earth owner who doesn't take life too seriously.

Dogs named Turtle tend to be loving, and resilient. This name is also associated with companionship, and empathy.

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

It suggests that you have a fondness for animals and a sense of humor. It could also indicate that you are patient and have a relaxed attitude.

Is Turtle a good dog name?

Turtle 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. Turtle 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

2,296
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2,067
New York City Dog Name Database
2,194
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Turtle was, in the past month, the 1420th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of February 2024, Turtle is becoming a more popular moniker with new puppy owners. Our stats show that the name is more 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, Turtle was viewed 59 times, and liked 1 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Turtle is most adored in Kansas, Delaware and Minnesota.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Turtle:

  1. Chihuahua
  2. Boxer
  3. Jack Russell Terrier
  4. Poodle
  5. Corgi

Turtle is found in these categories:

animal dog names
animal

This quirky moniker nods to slow-paced, shell-dwelling reptiles.

unique dog names
unique

This canine moniker humorously contradicts its speedy, agile nature.

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