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Meaning and Name Origin

Minnie \m(in)-nie\ as a girls' name. Variant of Mary and Wilhelmina. Popular as an independent in the 1870s. Actress Minnie Driver; Mickey Mouse's girlfriend Minnie.


Minnie has 1 variant: Minnee.

For more on this name, see also related girl names Mina and Minna.

Minnie has 42 more alternative forms via Mary, Wilhelmina: Billee, Billie, Mair, Maire, Malia, Mallie, Mame, Mamie, Manette, Manon, Manya, Mare, Maree, Maria, Marianne, Marice, Marie, Mariel, Marin, Marje, Maryse, Maure, Maurine, Maurise, Mayme, Maymie, Mayria, Meriel, Mimi, Min, Mina, Minette, Minna, Minny, Miriam, Mitzi, Moire, Mollie, Muire, Muriel, Willie and Wilna.


Minnie is a very prominent first name for women (#239 out of 4276, Top 6%) and also a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#42819 out of 88799, Top 48%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Minnie for girls. Minnie reached its top position of #6 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Minnie name in U.S.

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

Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the girl name Minnie and affiliated names. Maria (#115 last year), Mary (#120), Miriam (#305), Malia (#345), Marie (#579), Mina (#687), Mollie (#803), Minna, Willie, Wilhelmina, Mitzi, Muriel, Mimi, Maurine, Mamie, Mame, Mallie, Marianne, Mariel, Mayme, Billie, Marin and Maymie are the popular related forms of Minnie. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity during 1900-1909 and have become significantly less widespread since, with versions like Mollie, Marie, Minnie, Mitzi and Muriel becoming somewhat dated. Malia (#345) is the most fashionable name for newborns in this list. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Billie, Malia, Mallie, Mame, Mamie, Maria, Marianne, Marie, Mariel, Marin in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Mary, Maurine, Mayme, Maymie, Mimi, Mina, Minna, Minnie, Miriam, Mitzi in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Mollie, Muriel, Wilhelmina, Willie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Maria, Mary, Minna, Mollie outside U.S.

Similar Names

Minnie is alike in pronunciation to Monnie. Other suggested similar baby names are Binnie, Cinnie, Dinnie, Ginnie, Jinnie, Linnie, Mindie, Minne, Sinnie, Vinnie and Winnie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Minnie.