What does Ronnie mean?
Ronnie [ron-nie] as a girls' name (also used more generally as boys' name Ronnie) is of Old English derivation, and Ronnie means "strong counsel; victory bringer". Ronnie is a variant form, with the suffix -ie, of Roanna: form of Rosanne. Ronnie is also a form of Ronni (Old English): feminine form of Ron and Ronald. Ronnie is also used as a variant of Veronica (Greek, Latin).
(female) Ranie, Ronie, ..
(male) Ronlin, Ronniero, ..
How popular is Ronnie?
Ronnie is a very popular first name for women (#1511 out of 4276, Top 35%) and also a very popular surname for all people (#71808 out of 150436, Top 48%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name history of Ronnie for girls. Ronnie was first listed in 1920-1929 and reached its top rank of #564 in the U.S. in the 1940s, but is not listed currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Rana, Ronette, Roni, Ronna, Ronni, Veronica (#368 from recent data) and Vonnie are the prominent related forms of Ronnie ranked in the Top 2000. These relations of Ronnie were popular in the 1980s (median #1698) and are now significantly less widespread (#1796, ▼81%), with the form Veronica becoming less fashionable.
Ronnie is alike in pronunciation to Rainee, Ranae, Ranee, Rani, Rania, Rawnie, Raynee, Renae▼, Renaye, Rene▼, Renee▼, Renie, Rennae, Rennay, Rennie, Renny, Rionna, Rionnah, Roana, Rona and Rrenae. Other suggested similar names are Annie▼, Bennie▼, Binnie, Bonie, Bonne, Bonnee, Bonni, Bonnin, Bronnie, Conni, Connie▼, Cynnie, Dinnie, Fannie▼, Gennie, Hannie, Honie, Ionie, Jannie▼, Jennie▼, Jinnie, Joanie, Johnnie▼, Jonie, Jonnae, Jonni, Jonnie, Konnie, Lannie, Linnie▼, Lonnie, Minnie▼, Nannie▼, Pennie, Raene, Ramie, Randie, Reene, Remie, Renne, Riane, Rianne, Robbie▼, Rodie, Rosanie, Roxie▼, Ryane, Rynn, Sinnie, Sonnie, Sunnie, Vonni, Wynnie and Zannie. These names tend to be less frequently used than Ronnie.See names in meaning and etymology.