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Johnnie (girl)

What does Johnnie mean?

Johnnie Pronunciation of Johnnie [john-nie] as a name for girls (also used more regularly as boys' name Johnnie) has its root in Hebrew, and the name Johnnie means "God is gracious". Johnnie is an alternate spelling of Johnna (Hebrew): feminine of John and Jon.

Associated with: gracious.

Variations

Johnnie has 11 variants: Jana, Janna, Johna, Johnnae, Jonae, Jonay, Joni, Jonna, Jonnae, Jonni and Jonnie.

2 more alternative forms via Johnna: Johnelle and Johnette.

Creative forms:
(female) Jinie, Johnne, ..

(male) Johnah, Johni, ..

Middle name pairings:
Johnnie Juliana (J.J.), ..

How popular is Johnnie?

Johnnie is a very prominent first name for women (#391 out of 4276, Top 9%) and also a very prominent last name for all people (#63812 out of 150436, Top 42%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Johnnie reached its top position of #199 in the U.S. during the years 1920-1929, but is not ranked currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Johnnie name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Johnnie outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Jana (#1011 from recent data), Janna, Johna, Johnette, Johnna, Joni, Jonna and Jonnie are the popular varying forms of Johnnie. These forms of Johnnie were favored by parents 6 decades ago (average #887) and are now much less common (#1890, 90.6%), with forms like Johnnie becoming less fashionable.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Johnnie, Jana, Janna, Johna, Johnette in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Johnna, Joni, Jonna, Jonnie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jonna outside U.S.

Similar Names

Johnnie is alike in pronunciation to Gennie, Ginnie, Janie, Jannae, Jannie, Jaynie, Jeanie, Jeannie, Jenie, Jennae, Jennee, Jenni, Jennie, Jinnee, Jinni, Jinnie, Joanie, Joanna, Joannue, Jonee and Jonie. Other suggested similar names are Bennie, Binnie, Bonnie, Connie, Dennie, Donnie, Evannie, Fortnie, Glennie, Gwennie, Hannie, Hennie, Ionie, Janne, Jannice, Jeanne, Jeannine, Jenne, Jennis, Joane, Joann, Joanne, Jobie, Jodie, Joeanne, Johana, Johanna, Johannah, Johanne, Joie, Jolanne, Jolene, Jolie, Jomarie, Jone, Josanne, Joyanne, Konnie, Linnie, Lonnie, Luannie, Minnie, Monnie, Nannie, Nonnie, Phanie, Ronnie, Shanie, Sinnie, Sonnie, Sunnie, Swannie, Vonnie and Zannie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Johnnie.

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