Brittany Dog Names

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Introduction

The Brittany dog is a breed that hails from the province of the same name in France. Originally developed to be used as gundogs, the Brittany makes for a keen spotter and companion when hunting. Unlike other pointing breeds, however, it works more closely with hunters. Nowadays, the breed is more commonly kept as family pets. Brittany dogs are extremely energetic and like to keep moving, making them a great fit for owners who maintain an active lifestyle. Owning a Brittany means frequent stimulation and obedience training. When properly trained and kept active, the Brittany can easily be a great addition to the right home.

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Brittany Dog Name Considerations

Whether it is your first or fifth time, bringing a new pooch to the family is always an exciting thing to look forward to. One of the fun things that comes with having a new dog is the picking of their name. There are some general considerations to make when naming your dog, one of which is the length of the dog’s name. Typically, dogs only remember the first two syllables of any word, which means too long of a name is not advisable. If you have a certain long name in mind and you insist on giving it to your dog, make sure that you can come up with a “nickname” or shortened version for it.

The Brittany’s country of origin is a good starting point for choosing a name. Since the breed was initially developed in France, a French name or anything related to the French culture can be a fitting name for the dog. Also, the Brittany dog breed has numerous charming and distinctive qualities, all of which can be used as inspiration for a name. Physically, Brittany dogs are medium-sized and long-legged. Their patterned coat comes in a combination of white and bright liver (reddish-brown shade) and orange. When it comes to their personality and behavior, the breed is known for being extremely active and agile. Due to their background in hunting, they have a keen sense for spotting birds and other animals. This long list of special attributes can help you brainstorm for a quality and meaningful name for your new Brittany. 

Male Brittany Dog Names

Votes Name Vote
2
Beau
Means “handsome” in French
2
Bolt
To run or move fast
2
Hunter
One who hunts
1
Peppy
Someone full of drive
1
Pronto
Means “immediately” or “quickly” in Spanish
1
Corentin
Means “friend” in French
1
Bellamy
French name meaning “handsome friend”
1
Chase
The act of pursuing
1
Lucien
French name meaning “light”
1
Archie
Scottish name meaning “bold”
1
Mael
Means “prince” in Celtic
1
Durant
French name meaning “enduring”
1
Francois
Means “French man”
0
Baron
A title of nobility
0
Buster
One who breaks things or makes a mess
0
Leon
Means “lion” in French
0
Orson
French name meaning “bear”
0
Ferrari
A high-end Italian car brand
0
Serge
Latin name meaning “protector”
0
Ranger
A watcher or keeper of an area
0
Sorel
French name meaning “reddish-brown hair”
0
Ezra
Hebrew name meaning “helper”
0
Felix
Means “lucky” in Latin
-1
Ragnor
Norse name meaning “warrior from the gods”
-1
Alois
German name meaning “famous warrior”
-1
Andre
French name meaning “manly”
-1
Captain
Someone in command of a ship
-1
Gideon
Hebrew name meaning “destroyer”
-1
Thibault
French name meaning “brave people”
-1
Guy
Means “guide” in French

Female Brittany Dog Names

Votes Name Vote
3
Alaine
Irish name meaning “beautiful”
2
Cheri
Means “darling” in French
1
Jinx
Magic charm
1
Pax
Means “peace” in Latin
1
Roxy
Means “star” in Persian
0
Swift
Means “fast” or “speedy”
0
Huntress
A female who hunts
0
Coco
A French pet name
0
Belle
Means “beautiful” in French
0
Duchess
A high-ranking female authority
0
Foxy
Sly in character
0
Paris
Capital city of France
0
Bonita
Means “pretty little one” in Spanish
0
Esmee
Means “esteemed” in French
0
Ishtar
The Mesopotamian goddess of love, beauty and fertility
0
Fayme
French name meaning “held in high esteem”
0
Testarossa
A sports car by Ferrari, translates to “redhead
0
Bijou
Means “jewel” in French
0
Fleur
Means “flower” in French
0
Jolie
French name meaning “pretty”
0
Porsche
A well-known German car manufacturer
0
Flux
The action of flowing out
0
Scout
To search for something or someone
0
Vitesse
Means “speed” in French
0
Merlot
A famous French wine
0
Leona
Means “lioness” in French
0
Phoebe
Means “bright” in Greek
0
Amber
A honey-yellow resin used to produce jewelry
0
Orva
French name meaning “worth gold”
0
Reine
Means “queen” in French

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