Wishbone

Male

Meaning

the furcula of a domestic fowl

Origin

English

Pronunciation

/ˈwɪʃboʊn/

Traits associated with the name Wishbone:

Dogs named Wishbone tend to be loving, and good-natured. This name is also associated with companionship.

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

It suggests that you are a person who values optimism and wishes for the best in life. You may also be a person who is sentimental and has a strong connection to the past.

Is Wishbone a good dog name?

Wishbone 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. Wishbone 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

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New York City Dog Name Database
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Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Wishbone was, in the past month, the 5569th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

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

Popularity: United States

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

Wishbone is most adored in Missouri, Arkansas and District of Columbia.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Oregon, Iowa and New Jersey.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Wishbone:

  1. Chihuahua
  2. Labrador Retriever
  3. Jack Russell Terrier
  4. Chow Chow
  5. German Shepherd

Famous dogs named Wishbone:

  • television icon A jack russell terrier named Wishbone featured in the television show Wishbone.

Wishbone is found in these categories:

cute dog names
cute

Evokes a charming, whimsical image, referencing a popular children's show.

Dog names like Wishbone:

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From The Lane In The Woods
Clever, crafty; from the tricky river
Ruler
A common old man grumpy name
With Gilded Helmet
Wishbone dog name meaning

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