What does Minny mean?
Minny [min-ny] as a girls' name is of Latin and Old German derivation, and the name Minny means "star of the sea; determined protector". Minny is an alternate spelling of Mary (Latin). Minny is also a variation of Minna (Old German): variation of Wilhelmina.
(female) Many, Miny, ..
(male) Mini, Minry, .. Middle name pairings:
Minny Hattie (M.H.), ..
How popular is Minny?
Minny is a rare first name for women. Minny is also a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent alternative forms of Minny (not ranked) are Mary (#124 in 2015), Molly (#144), Mina (#761), Wilhelmina (#1619), May (#1658), Wilna, Mitzi, Minna, Mimi, Billy, Minne and Minnie. Adoption of these forms of Minny was at its highest during 1880-1889 (median #935) and is now much reduced (#1525, down 97%). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Minny is pronounced similarly to Meena, Mena, Minnee, Miyana, Miyanna, Moana, Moina, Mona▼, Monah, Monay, Monet, Monna, Monnie, Mouna, Moyna and Muna. Other suggested similar names are Anny, Benny, Binny, Blinny, Bonny, Bunny, Cinny, Conny, Danny, Denny, Dinny, Donny, Fanny▼, Genny, Ginny, Hanny, Janny, Jenny▼, Jinny, Konny, Lanny, Mandy▼, Micky, Milly, Minda, Mindi, Mindy▼, Minta▼, Minty, Mirna, Missy, Misty▼, Mitzy, Nanny, Penny▼, Renny, Ronny, Sanny, Signy, Sinny, Sunny, Tiny, Vinny and Winny. These names tend to be more commonly used than Minny.See names in meaning and etymology.