Virgil

Male

Meaning

Of Unknown Meaning

Origin

Latin

Pronunciation

/ˈvɜːrdʒəl/

Traits associated with the name Virgil:

Dogs named Virgil tend to be loving, industrious, strong-willed, and resilient. This name is also associated with companionship.

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

Naming your dog Virgil suggests that you appreciate the classics and have a fondness for literature. It also suggests that you have a creative and unique side.

Is Virgil a good dog name?

Virgil has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Virgil 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

4,803
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1,638
New York City Dog Name Database
1,970
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Virgil was, in the past month, the 2007th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

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

Popularity: United States

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

Virgil is most adored in New Jersey, North Carolina and New York.

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

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Virgil:

  1. German Shepherd
  2. Collie
  3. Labrador Retriever
  4. Shiba Inu
  5. Jack Russell Terrier

Virgil is found in these categories:

old fashioned dog names
old-fashioned

Classical Roman poet roots give this canine moniker a vintage vibe.

Dog names like Virgil:

Alder Tree
Winner, Conqueror
Victorious
Diminutive Form Of The Name Vincent
Small
Father
Virgil dog name meaning

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