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Girl Names Ending with -nie

Nie ending baby names and what they mean, with 151 results. -nie names are used more often as feminine names. Adoption of these girl names was at its most widespread a century ago (USAGE OF 6.3%) and is now much lower (USAGE 0.5%, 92.9%), with names like Eugenie becoming less stylish. Melanie (#82) is the most fashionable birth name here, while Finnie (TOP 11%) and Haynie (3%) are popular -nie last names.

-nie names

Agnie - Brenie | Brettnie - Dennie | Destinie - Gennie | Gennie - Lanie | Lannie - Nonie | Nonie - Shanie | .. - .. | Vinnie - Zannie

Agnie - Brenie

Form of Agnes. Origin fr. Greek language. "Pure, holy." Unusual. Compare Agnie with common last names Adie (TOP 41%), Audie (72%), which also end with -ie.

Hannah and variants

Nannie1, Hannie, Annie1
Var. of Hannah. Root fr. Hebrew language. "He (God) has favored me." Somewhat common as girls' names, Annie, Hannie, etc. are comparable to the popular Annice.


Form of Ann. Derivative of Hebrew element. "He (God) has favored me." Annie is prevalent as a birth name among the forms of Ann.

Anne and variants

Onie, Nonie, Nannie2, Annie3
Var. of Anne. Based on Hebrew element. "He (God) has favored me." Usage of Annie and variants as baby names in 2016 was 18.1% more than in 2015.

Antoinette and variants

Tonie1, Antonie1
Var. of Antoinette. Derivative of French, Latin languages. .. Also a diminutive of Ann. Tonie is conventional (UPPER 58%) as a first name, whereas Antonie is rarely used.

Tonie2, Antonie2
Forms of Antonia. Derivative of Latin. Feminine of Anthony, used since classical .. Antonie occurs commonly (TOP 67%) as a last name.

Aryanie, Arianie
Var. of Ariadne. Derivative of Greek language. "Most holy." Ariani is a moderately popular baby name.

Erminie, Arminie
Forms of Armina. Based on Old German element. "Soldier." Eiminie and Elminie are creative forms.

Bernadette and variants

Bernie1, Bennie1
Var. of Bernadette. Derivative of French, Old German elements. "Strong, brave bear." Bennie and variants were popular during 1930-1939, but now, Bennie has become less trendy.


Form of Benedicta. From Latin language. "Blessed." Gender-neutral name. Adoption of Bennie was well-received during 1930-1939.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -nie names: Annie, Bennie, Bernie, Bethanie, Bonnie

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -nie names: Nannie, Nonie, Onie, Tonie

Binnie1, Bennie3
Forms of Benita. Derivative of Spanish, Latin. "Blessed." Bennie is popular as a girls' name among the variant forms of Benita.

Bernice and variants

Bunnie1, Binnie2, Bernie2
Forms of Bernice. Source fr. Greek word. "Victory bringer." Used somewhat widely as girls' names, Binnie, Bernie, etc. sound like the familiar Bonnie.

Var. of Bernadine. Source fr. Old French, Old German elements. "Strong, brave bear." Used somewhat widely as a girls' name, Bernie is similar to the common Vernie. Cross-gender use.

Form of Berenice. From Greek language. "Victory bringer." Cross-gender use. Somewhat common as a baby name, Bernie is similar to the conventional Berna.

Bethany and variants

Bethannie, Bethanie
Var. of Bethany. Derived fr. Hebrew. Possibly means "house of figs" .. Bethannie is unique as a birth name among the variant forms of Bethany.

Pet form of Bernice .. Not much used as a baby name, Binnie is found more commonly as a last name. See also Winnie.

Bonita and variants

Bonnie1, Bonie
Var. of Bonita. Source fr. Spanish language. "Pretty." Popular as girls' names, Bonie and Bonnie are comparable to the familiar Ronnie.

Form of Barbara. Source fr. Latin. "Foreign woman." Somewhat common as a baby name, Bonnie is comparable to the common Jonnie. See also Bronnie.

Bonnie3, var. Bunnie2
Based on Scottish. "Fine, attractive, pretty." Bonnie is popular as a girls' name among these variations.

Var. of Brenna. Derived fr. Gaelic. "Little drop of water." Not in Top 2000. See also Bryonie.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for -nie names for girls.

1. Agnie - Brenie
Agnes [Agnie], Hannah [Nannie, ..], Ann [Annie], Anne [Onie, ..], Antoinette [Tonie, ..], Antonia [Tonie, ..], Ariadne [Aryanie, ..], Armina [Erminie, ..], Bernadette [Bernie, ..], Benedicta [Bennie], Benita [Binnie, ..], Bernice [Bunnie, ..], Bernadine [Bernie], Berenice [Bernie], Bethany [Bethannie, ..], Binnie, Bonita [Bonnie, ..], Barbara [Bonnie], Bonnie [Bunnie], Brenna [Brenie]

Brittany [Brittenie, ..], Bronwyn [Bronnie], Bryony [Bryonie], Bunny [Bunnie], Chesney [Chessnie, ..], Christine [Tinie, ..], Cynthia [Sinnie, ..], Cleopatra [Cleonie], Connie [Konnie], Conradine [Connie], Constance [Konnie, ..], Consuelo [Connie], Cornelia [Cornie], Courtney [Kourtnie, ..], Sydney [Sydnie, ..], Dabney [Dabnie], Daphne [Daphnie, ..], Danielle [Danie], Delaney [Delanie], Denise [Dinnie, ..]

Destiny [Destinie], Devany [Devanie], Dominique [Dominie], Donna [Donnie], Ebony [Ebonie], Elana [Elanie], Iphigenia [Iphigenie, ..], Erma [Herminie, ..], Estefany [Estephanie], Eugenia [Jennie, ..], Evadne [Evadnie], Evania [Evannie], Frances [Frannie, ..], Fanny [Fannie], Fortney [Fortnie], Fran [Frannie], Gene [Genie], Jean [Jeannie, ..], Jennifer [Jennie, ..], Genevieve [Jennie, ..]

Guinevere [Winnie, ..], Ginny [Jinnie, ..], Virginia [Virginie, ..], Glenna [Glennie], Gwendolen [Gwennie], Harmony [Harmonie], Henrietta [Hennie, ..], Honey [Honie], Idona [Idonie], Ione [Ionie], Jane [Jonie, ..], Jana [Jannie], Jennie, Jenny [Jennie], Jinny [Jinnie], Joan [Joanie], Joanna [Joanie], Johnna [Jonnie, ..], Laine [Lanie], Lane [Lanie]

Alana [Lannie], Lavinia [Vinnie, ..], Leona [Leonie], Leonie [Leonie], Melinda [Linnie], Loni [Lonnie, ..], Luana [Luannie], Marina [Marnie], Marmara [Marnie], Marni [Marnie], Melanie [Melonnie, ..], Mary [Minnie], Wilhelmina [Minnie], Mina [Minnie], Minna [Minnie], Minnie, Monica [Monnie], Nan [Nannie], Nancy [Nannie], Nona [Nonie]

Nora [Nonie], Helen [Nonnie], Eleanor [Nonnie], Urania [Ouranie], Parthenia [Parthenie], Penelope [Pennie], Penny [Pennie], Queena [Queenie], Rawnie, Renee [Rennie, ..], Rene [Rennie, ..], Irene [Renie], Renata [Rennie, ..], Veronica [Vonnie, ..], Roanna [Ronnie], Ronni [Ronnie], Rosalind [Rosanie], Rose [Rosanie], Alexandra [Sannie], Shaina [Shanie]

Shawna [Shaunie], Shawnee [Shawnie], Sidney [Sidnie], Sidonia [Sidonie], Sigourney [Sigournie], Sivney [Sivnie], Sonia [Sonnie], Sophia [Sonnie], Stephanie [Stephannie, ..], Sunny [Sunnie], Swanhild [Swannie], Tawny [Tawnie], Tina [Teenie], Theophania [Teophanie, ..], Tiffany [Tyffenie, ..], Tierney [Tiernie], Toni [Tonie], Vanessa [Vannie], Verna [Vernie], Alvina [Vinnie]

Elvina [Vinnie], Vondra [Vonnie], Whitney [Whittnie, ..], Winifred [Winnie], Winona [Winnie], Wynne [Winnie], Gwyneth [Wynnie, ..], Suzanne [Zannie], Susannah [Zannie], Susan [Zannie], Zanna [Zannie]

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