What does Nonnie mean?
Nonnie \n(on)-nie\ as a name for girls is of Old French, Old German and Greek origin, and the meaning of the name Nonnie is "other, foreign; sun ray". Nonnie is a form of Eleanor (Old French, Old German). Nonnie is also a variant of Helen (Greek).
Nonnie is an unusual first name for females. Nonnie is an equivalently uncommon surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of Nonnie and related names. Nora (#49 in 2014), Ellie (#55), Eleanor (#78), Norah (#163), Helen (#404), Nellie, Nelle, Ilene, Aline, Alene, Lenore and Leonore are the prominent alternative forms of Nonnie (#unlisted) ranked in the Top 1000. Adoption of these girl names reached its apex during the years 1910-1919 and has become significantly less since, with forms such as Helen, Nelle, Nellie, Lenore and Ilene becoming somewhat dated. Norah (#163), Nora (#49), Eleanor (#78) and Ellie (#55) are four of the more contemporarily stylish birth names among these, with Eleanor, Ellie, Nora and Norah undergoing a rekindling in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Nonnie is alike in pronunciation to Nanni, Nannie▼, Noni, Nonie▼, Nonna and Nonnah. Other suggested similar baby names are Bonnie▼, Connie▼, Donnie▼, Jonnie▼, Konnie, Lonnie▼, Monnie, Noemie, Ronnie▼, Sonnie and Vonnie. These names tend to be more frequently used than Nonnie.