What does Dinny mean?
Dinny /din-ny/ [2 sylls.] 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 of Denise (French): feminine of Dennis. Diny is a common surname.
How popular is Dinny?
Dinny is an uncommon given name for females. Dinny is a rare surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of Dinny and affiliated names. Denise (#777 in 2014), Denisse and Denice are the prominent related forms of Dinny (not ranked) appearing in the Top 1000. These girl names reached the height of their popularity during 1950-1959 (usage of 0.4963%) and are now much less widespread (usage 0.0743%, ▼85%), with the forms Denise and Denice becoming less fashionable. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Dinny is alike in pronunciation to Danay, Daney, Danna▲, Danney, Danni, Danny, Dany, Denay, Denna, Diana▲, Dianna▼, Digna, Dina▼, Dinae, Dinah▼, Dinay, Dinya, Diona, Dionna, Donna▼, Donnay, Donni and Donny. Other suggested similar baby names are Binny, Cinny, Danne, Dian▼, Diane▼, Diann▼, Dianne▼, Dion, Dione, Dionne▼, Ginny, Jinny, Minny, Sinny, Vinny and Winny. These names tend to be more commonly used than Dinny.