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Meaning and name origin

Winnie \wi(n)-nie\ as a girl's name is of Welsh, Old English and Native American Indian origin, and the meaning of Winnie is "fair and smooth; happiness; holy, blessed reconciliation; joy and peace; first-born daughter; fair, pure". Winnie is a variant of Guinevere (Welsh): an early form of Jennifer. Also a variant of Gwyneth (Welsh): from "gwynaeth". Winnie is also used as a variant of Winifred (Welsh, Old English) and Winona (Native American Indian), Wynne (Welsh). See also Edwina.

Winnie has 3 variant forms: Wina, Winny, Wynnie.


Winnie is a very popular first name for females (#699 out of 4276) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#17920 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Winnie for girls (2015 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Winnie name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Winnie outside U.S.

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Winnie and its variant forms. Variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Edwina, Gwyneth, Winifred, Winnie and Winona. (2015 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Edwina, Gwyneth, Winifred, Winnie, Winona in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Winnie outside U.S.

Similar Names

Winnie is also pronounced similarly to Annie. Other suggested similar baby names are Binnie, Cinnie, Dinnie, Ginnie, Jinnie, Linnie, Minnie, Sinnie, Vinnie and Winne. These names tend to be less commonly used than Winnie.


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