Congratulations on becoming a new Pug owner! Getting a Pug puppy brings a lot of responsibility and the first one is coming up with the perfect name. There are literally thousands of names for Pugs to choose from and that’s why we wanted to share some of the best Pug names that start with O.
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Fun Facts About The Letter O
The letter “O” is the 15th letter in the English alphabet, and it represents opportunity, optimistic, over-the-top.
It is also the symbol of infinite power or eternal.
The letter O first appeared in the ancient Semitic languages of about 1000BC as a consonant. The Greeks eventually made it a vowel.
Today it is more than just a vowel, it’s also a number if written as zero.
There’s a lot more to this letter than just an empty circle.
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Why The Letter O?
So you might be wondering, why choose a dog name with the letter O?
Believe it or not, this is a very popular name when it comes to canine names. Remember the 1956 children’s novel by Fred Gipson Old Yeller?
It is a sad movie when Travis has to put down his dog when he becomes infected by rabies. However, it’s sweet when Travis realizes that Old Yeller had babies.
Another famous dog name that begins with “O” is from the 1986 film The Adventures of Milo and Otis.
I’m sure there are several other popular canine names that start with the letter O if I took the time to find it.
That being said, there are plenty of dog names for both males and females.
Below you’ll find names that we’ve gathered to help inspire you to find the right name for your pooch.
Have fun browsing through our huge collection!
Female Pug Names
Congratulations it’s a girl! Now it’s time to find an adorable feminine name that matches your pup’s personality.
Below you’ll find over 75 O dog names that will work for any breed, even Pugs.
Male Pug Names
Congratulations, It’s a boy! Now it’s time to find a gender-specific name that represents your pup’s unique personality.
Whether you’re looking for a powerful, masculine name, or a traditional name, you’ll find it below.
Top 10 Female Human Names
Some of the most famous people have a name that starts with the letter “O”. Olivia Newton-John and Oprah come to mind.
There are plenty of other amazing girl names to choose from to help you name your four-legged friend.
Top 10 Male Human Names
Some of the famous celebrity names that come to mind are Owen Wilson, Odell Beckham Jr, and Ozzy Osbourne.
You don’t necessarily have to give your Pug a celebrity name. There are plenty of traditional human names you can choose from.
Here are our 10 favorites for boy pugs:
Cute Pug Names Beginning With O
Nothing is cuter than a Pug puppy, so why not give your furbaby a cute name to match their cuteness?
There are literally tons of cute names for boys and girls. You can literally use almost anything to help draw inspiration for the right name. Disney movies, video game characters, authors or book characters, wine or beer, and etc.
Here are some cute puppy names that will work well for males and females.
Food Names That Start With O
Most dogs will eat anything you give them, especially, this small breed. If you’re a foodie, you’ll be happy to know that there are plenty of food dog names for Pugs.
Coming up with a food name is as easy as walking into your grocery store or looking in your kitchen pantry.
We’ve rounded up some food names for Pugs that all begin with the letter “O.”
- Oleo (margarine)
Unique Pug Names That Begin With O
No one wants a dog name that is extremely common, it is heard every day at the dog park. Your four-legged is special and unique, therefore they deserve a name that matches their personality.
Need some inspiration? We’ve rounded up 10 unique Pug dog name ideas to help you name your best friend.
- Odd Socks
Funny Pug Names Starting With O
Pug puppies are not only adorable, but they are known to be comical and mischievous. This makes pet owners want to give their furbaby a funny name.
Unlike a human name, you can give your pup a funny name. So why not brainstorm some funny names that bring smiles or laughter to those around you.
- Ozzy Pawsborne
- Officer Wags
- Ol’ Sport
Cool Pug Names For Pugs Beginning With O
The term “cool” is a subjective term. Your definition of cool may be different from mine.
That being said, as long as you think the name is cool is all that matters. There are plenty of dog names that will make your pooch as “cool as a cucumber.”
These names will work for either a male or female Pug.
- Old Chap
Final Word On Pug Names Beginning With O
Hopefully, you were able to find a name you liked. If not, then you have 25 other letters in the alphabet to choose from.
You can get inspiration for naming your Pug by brainstorming hobbies, nature, personality, the color of your dog’s coat, your vacation spot and etc.
It just takes a little creativity to come up with the perfect name.
References And Further Reading
The Guardian – The Story of O in Design
Sage Journals – Mary B. Harris – Some Factors Influencing Selection and Naming of Pets