What does Arnie mean?
Arnie \a-rnie, ar-nie\ as a name for boys. Arnie's roots are Hebrew, Old Norse, Old French and Old German, and the name Arnie means "mountain of strength; eagle". Arnie is a variation of Aaron (Hebrew): from the Hebrew "har-on". Arnie is also a derivative of Arne (Old Norse): also variant of Arnold.
Arnie has 48 more different forms via Aaron, Arne, Arnold: Aaran, Aaren, Aarin, Aaro, Aaronas, Aaronn, Aarron, Aaryn, Aeron, Aeryn, Aharon, Ahran, Ahren, Ahron, Airen, Airyn, Aran, Arand, Arek, Aren, Arend, Ari, Arin, Arn, Arnaldo▼, Arnaud, Arnauld, Arnd, Arndt, Arnel, Arnell, Arnoldo, Arnot, Arnoud, Arnout, Aron▼, Aronne, Arran, Arron▼, Arun, Auron, Ayren, Ayron, Erin▼, Haroun, Ron▼, Ronnie▼ and Ronny▼.
Arnie is an uncommon first name for men. Arnie is also a unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Aaron (#50 in 2014), Ari (#441), Arnaldo, Arne, Arno, Arnold, Arnoldo, Aron (#745), Arran, Arron, Erin, Ron, Ronnie (#755) and Ronny are the popular variation forms of Arnie (#unlisted) ranked in the Top 1000. These boy names reached the top of their popularity during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.3475%) and are now much less widespread (usage 0.1435%, down 58.7%), with versions such as Aron, Erin, Ron, Ronnie and Ronny becoming somewhat outmoded. Aaron (#50) and Ari (#441) are two of the more contemporarily stylish names for newborns among these, and there is also a rekindling in birth name popularity for Aaron. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the boy name Arnie and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Arnie is pronounced similarly to Arnoe, Arnou, Arnow, Arnowe and Ernie▼. Other suggested similar baby names are Ardie, Arie, Arien, Arlie▼, Arrin, Artie▼, Arvie and Arwin. These names tend to be more frequently used than Arnie.