What does Sunny mean?
Sunny /sun-ny/ as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Sunny) is pronounced SUH-nee. It is of English origin, and the meaning of Sunny is "sunshine; happy, cheerful temperament". Usually a nickname describing a child's temperament.
How popular is Sunny?
Sunny is a very prominent first name for women (#1438 out of 4276, Top 34%) and also a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#52500 out of 150436, Top 35%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name history of Sunny for girls. Sunny entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its peak position of #839 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Displayed below is an analysis of the history of Sunny and associated names. Sunshine is the only other popular alternative form of Sunny. These relations of Sunny reached the apex of their popularity 44 years ago (usage of 0.22%) and have become less conventional since.
Thinking of names?
Sunny is pronounced similarly to Cinny, Sana, Sanna, Sannah, Sannie, Sanny, Seana, Seanna, Sena▼, Siana, Sianna, Siena▲, Sienna▲, Signa, Signy, Sina▼, Sinnie, Sinny, Sonja▼, Sonni, Sonnie, Sueanna, Swanny, Zanna and Zenna. Other suggested similar baby names are Anny, Benny, Binny, Bonny▼, Bunny, Conny, Danny, Denny, Dinny, Donny, Fanny▼, Genny, Ginny, Hanny, Janny, Jenny▼, Jinny, Konny, Lanny, Minny, Nanny, Penny▼, Renny, Ronny, Sandy▼, Sindy, Sinty, Sukey, Suky, Sunel, Susy, Suzy, Syndy, Vinny and Winny. These names tend to be less commonly used than Sunny.