What does Johnnie mean?
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.
(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)
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.
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.See names in meaning and etymology.