What does Ronnie mean?
Ronnie [ron-nie] as a name for boys (also used less regularly as girls' name Ronnie) is of Hebrew and Old Norse derivation, and the name Ronnie means "mountain of strength; ruler's counselor". Ronnie is an alternate form of Aaron (Hebrew): from the Hebrew "har-on". Ronnie is also a form of Ronald (Old Norse).
Ronnie▼ has 1 variant: Ronny▼.Creative forms:
(male) Reinie, Rynie, ..
(female) Ronne, Ronree, .. Middle name pairings:
Ronnie Dakota (R.D.), ..
How popular is Ronnie?
Ronnie is a very popular first name for males (#158 out of 1220, Top 13%) and also a very popular surname for all people (#71808 out of 150436, Top 48%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Ronnie was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its apex rank of #66 in the U.S. in the 1940s, and is at #771 currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Prominent variation forms of Ronnie (#771 from recent data) ranked in the Top 2000 are Aaron (#52 from recent data), Ronald (#433), Ronny, Ronn, Ronell, Ronal, Arnie and Ron. These forms of Ronnie were popular as birth names in the 1940s (usage of 2.3%) and are now significantly less common (usage 0.4%, ▼81.3%), with forms such as Ronald becoming somewhat dated.
Ronnie▼ is alike in pronunciation to Rene▼, Rennie, Renny, Reyni, Rooney and Rowney. Other suggested similar names are Bennie▼, Connie▼, Dannie▼, Dennie, Donne, Donnie▼, Fonsie, Fonzie, Johnie▼, Johnnie▼, Jonnie, Kennie, Lannie, Lennie, Linnie, Lonne, Lonnie▼, Mannie, Montie, Raine, Randie, Rane, Rayne, Remie, Renne, Roan, Roane, Robbie▼, Roddie, Rodnee, Rodnie, Rollie▼, Rome, Romney, Roone, Rune, Ryne▼, Sonnie, Sunnie, Tannie, Tonie and Vinnie. These names tend to be less frequently used than Ronnie.See names in meaning and etymology.