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Connie (boy)

What does Connie mean?

Connie Pronunciation of Connie [con-nie] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Connie) has its roots in Old German and Latin, and Connie means "hound, wolf; high; brave, bold ruler or counsel; horn". Connie is a variant form of Conan (English, Irish, Gaelic): anglicized version of Conán (Celtic). Connie is also a variation of Conrad (Old German): usual English spelling of Konrad. Connie is also used as a variation of Cornelius (Latin).

Associated with: hound (wolf), high (great), brave, ruler (king), counsel.

Variations

Connie has 6 different relations via Conan, Conrad, Cornelius: Con, Conant, Conn, Conrade, Cornel and Corney.

Connie has 1 feminine form: Constance.

Creative forms:
(male) Cosnie, Keenie, ..

(female) Conna, Contie, ..

Middle name pairings:
Connie Jack (C.J.), ..

How popular is Connie?

Connie is a somewhat popular first name for men (#967 out of 1220, Top 79%) and an even more popular surname for all people (#59293 out of 150436, Top 39%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Connie reached its peak position of #500 in the U.S. in the 1940s, but is not ranked at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Connie name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Conrad (#625 last year), Cornelius (#1204), Cornel, Conan and Con are the prominent related forms of Connie rated in the Top 2000. Usage of these relations of Connie was common among parents in the 1880s (usage of 0.1%) and is now significantly lower.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Connie, Con, Conan, Conrad, Cornel, Cornelius in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Connie and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Connie is alike in pronunciation to Choni, Coney, Conway, Conwy and Kennie. Other suggested similar names are Bennie, Caine, Canbie, Chane, Channe, Cobie, Codie, Colbie, Collie, Conlin, Connal, Conner, Connor, Cookie, Corbie, Corie, Corrie, Cowrie, Coyne, Dannie, Dennie, Donne, Donnie, Fonsie, Fonzie, Johnie, Johnnie, Jonnie, Lannie, Lennie, Linnie, Lonne, Lonnie, Mannie, Montie, Rennie, Rodnie, Ronnie, Sonnie, Sunnie, Tannie, Tonie and Vinnie. These names tend to be less frequently used than Connie.

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