What does Linnie mean?
Linnie /lin-nie/ as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Linnie). Linnie's root is Latin, and the name Linnie means "sweet". Linnie is an alternate form of Melinda (Latin). Lennie is a conventional surname.
How popular is Linnie?
Linnie is a very prominent first name for females (#1450 out of 4276, Top 34%) but an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the birth name history of Linnie for girls. Linnie was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its highest rank of #234 in the U.S. then, but is not in the list currently. (Top Birth Names, 2014)
Below is a charted comparison of the history of the girl name Linnie and affiliated names. Popular varying forms of Linnie are Linda (#615 via latest list), Melinda and Lindy. Usage of these forms of Linnie reached its apex during 1950-1959 (median #498) and has become significantly less since (#903, down 80.8%), with the versions Linda, Linnie and Melinda becoming less stylish.
Thinking of names?
Linnie▼ is pronounced similarly to Lanae, Lanai, Lani, Lanna, Lannah, Lannie, Lanny, Leni, Lenna▼, Leoni, Leonie▼, Liana▲, Lianna, Liannah, Lina▼, Linnae, Linnea, Lonee, Lonie▼, Lonna, Lonni, Luannie, Lynae, Lynnae and Lynnea. Other suggested similar baby names are Annie▼, Bennie▼, Bonnie▼, Bunnie, Cinnie, Connie▼, Dennie, Dinnie, Donnie▼, Fannie▼, Gingie, Ginni, Jinni, Jinnie, Kinzie, Laine, Lane, Layne, Leianne, Lene, Leone▼, Liane, Liann, Lianne, Libbie▼, Lidie, Lilie, Lillie▼, Linsie, Linzee, Linzi, Livvie, Luane, Lundie, Lynzie, Minne, Minnee, Nannie▼, Pennie▼, Rennie, Sannie, Sidnie, Sonnie, Sunnie, Tinie, Vannie, Vinni, Vinnie▼, Winnie▼ and Wynnie. These names tend to be less frequently used than Linnie.