Zip

Unisex

Meaning

Energy, vim and vigor.

Origin

American

Pronunciation

/zɪp/

Traits associated with the name Zip:

Dogs named Zip tend to be loving, good-natured, and hard-working. This name is also associated with companionship, intelligence, and friendship.

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

Naming your dog Zip suggests that you have a sense of humor and enjoy having fun. It also suggests that you are creative and enjoy coming up with unique names.

Is Zip a good dog name?

Zip is a one-syllable dog name, making it short and snappy. Zip 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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2,067
New York City Dog Name Database
1,712
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

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

Popularity: Historical Trend

Zip was, in the past month, the 585th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of April 2024, Zip 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, Zip was viewed 52 times, and liked 1 times.

Popularity: United States

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

Zip is most adored in Idaho, Wyoming and Montana.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Oregon, Missouri and Utah.

Popularity: Around The World

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

Most popular breeds named Zip:

  1. Jack Russell Terrier
  2. Border Collie
  3. Queensland Heelers
  4. Labrador Retriever
  5. Dalmatian

Zip is found in these categories:

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nerdy

References tech jargon, evoking images of compressed files.

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police

Often used in law enforcement, suggesting speed and efficiency.

sporty dog names
sporty

The name suggests speed, energy, and agility, traits often associated with athletic dogs.

energetic dog names
energetic

Zip implies speed, liveliness, and quick movement, like active pups.

playful dog names
playful

The name suggests speed, energy, and a lively, spirited nature, often associated with playful dogs.

Dog names like Zip:

To increase or rise suddenly.
Skilled hunter or huntsman.
One who zips around at lightening speed.
A bluish-white metallic element.
Fervor, ardor, enthusiasm.
Vitality, enthusiasm, zest.
Zip dog name meaning

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