Trixie, meaning “bringer of joy,” is a great name for girl dogs who are eager to please or outgoing. Find out more about dogs named Trixie.


Name: Trixie

Meaning: In Latin and English, the name Trixie means “bringer of joy,” “brings joy” or “happiness.” Trixie is also used as a nickname for people named Patricia, Beatrice or Beatrix.

Personality: Outgoing, Eager to Please

About This Name: Famous Trixies include blues singer, vaudeville entertainer and actress Trixie Smith, transgender actress Trixie Maristela, and silent film actress Trixie Friganza. A movie titled Trixie, released in 2000, revolved around a protagonist of the same name. The animated TV cartoon The Fairly Oddparents has a character named Trixie Tang. And, incidentally, during the scene in Disney’s Lady and the Tramp where Lady is berating the scoundrel, she shouts a list of female names at him — and one of them is Trixie.

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