What does Nonnie mean?
Nonnie /non-nie/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Greek origin, and the meaning of the name Nonnie is "other, foreign; sun ray". Nonnie is an alternate form of Eleanor (Old French, Old German). Nonnie is also a variant of Helen (Greek).
How popular is Nonnie?
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 (outside Top 1000) ranked in the Top 1000. Adoption of these girl names reached its apex during the years 1910-1919 (usage of 0.5612%) and has become significantly less since (usage 0.3543%, ▼36.9%), with forms such as Helen, Alene, Lenore, Aline 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.