Walter

Male

Meaning

Army Ruler

Origin

British

Pronunciation

'wɔltər

Traits associated with the name Walter:

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

Is Walter a good dog name?

Walter has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Walter isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Walter is found in these categories:

Popularity

  • Walter ranks #349 with users of PupNames.com.
  • Walter ranks #244 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Walter ranks #797 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

Naming your dog Walter is certainly a thing, but it's one of the more niche choices out there according to our data.

Most popular breeds named Walter:

  1. Dachshund
  2. German Shepherd
  3. Pug
  4. Lhasa Apso
  5. Basset Hound

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Famous dogs named Walter:

  • literature icon A dog named Walter was a character in the book Walter the Farting Dog by William Kotzwinkle and Glenn Murray.
  • television icon A dog named Walter featured in the television show The Mighty B!.

Dog names like Walter:

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A common old man grumpy name
Genuine, bold or brave
From Wina's Town
Son Of Guy
Clever, crafty; from the tricky river
Walter dog name meaning

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