Meaning and name origin
Ernie▼ has 1 variant form: Erno.
Ernie is a very popular first name for males (#560 out of 1220, Top 46%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Ernie for boys. Ernie reached its highest rank of #392 in the U.S. in 1940-1949. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Ernie and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Ernest (#880) and Ernie. (2014 statistics).