What does Jonny mean?
Jonny /jon-ny/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys. Jonny's roots are English and Hebrew, and the meaning of Jonny is "God is gracious; gift of God". Jonny is a version of Jon (English, Hebrew): variation of John. Jonna is a common surname.
Jonny has 1 variant: Jonnie.more]
How popular is Jonny?
Jonny is an uncommon given name for men. Jonny is a rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the boy name Jonny and affiliated names. Jon (#675 in 2014) and Jonnie are the prominent variation forms of Jonny (not ranked). These boy names were at the apex of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 (usage of 0.457%) and have become much less popular since (usage 0.1625%, down 64.4%), with the form Jon becoming less trendy. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Jonny is alike in pronunciation to Janna, Johnny▼, Jona and Jonah▲. Other suggested similar baby names are Donny▼, Janne, John, Johnn, Lonny▼, Ronny▼ and Sonny▼. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jonny.