What does Dinny mean?
Dinny [din-ny] as a girls' name. Dinny's name origin is French, and the meaning of the name Dinny is "follower of Dionysius". Dinny is a version, with the suffix -y, of Denise (French): feminine of Dennis.
(female) Daenny, Dony, ..
(male) Dinda, Dinnyo, ..
How popular is Dinny?
Dinny is an uncommon given name for females. Dinny is a rare surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of Dinny and affiliated names. Denise (#777 in 2014) and Dennie are the prominent related forms of Dinny (not ranked) appearing in the Top 2000. These forms of Dinny were favored as baby names during 1950-1959 (average #1013) and are now much less conventional, with the form Denise falling out of fashion. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Dinny is alike in pronunciation to Dagna, Dahna, Dahnya, Daney, Dania, Danna, Danney, Dawna, Deana▼, Deionna, Denae, Denay, Diana▼, Diannah, Digna, Dina▼, Dinya, Dona▼, Donna▼, Donni, Donny, Duana, Dwana, Dyana and Dyanna. Other suggested similar names are Anny, Benny, Binny, Blinny, Bonny, Bunny, Cinny, Conny, Dabny (see Dabney), Dagny, Danfy, Danne, Dian, Diane▼, Diann▼, Dianne▼, Dion, Dione, Dionne▼, Fanny▼, Genny, Ginny, Hanny, Janny, Jenny▼, Jinny, Konny, Lanny, Minny, Nanny, Penny▼, Renny, Ronny, Sanny, Signy, Sinny, Sunny, Tiny, Vinny and Winny. These names tend to be more commonly used than Dinny.