What does Ronnie mean?
Ronnie \r(on)-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 a form of Aaron (Hebrew): from the Hebrew "har-on". Ronnie is also a form of Ronald (Old Norse).
Ronnie▼ has 1 variant: Ronny▼.
Ronnie▼ has 44 more related variations via Aaron, Ronald: Aaran, Aaren, Aarin, Aaro, Aaronas, Aaronn, Aarron, Aaryn, Aeron, Aeryn, Aharon, Ahran, Ahren, Ahron, Airen, Airyn, Aran, Arand, Arek, Aren, Arend, Ari, Arin, Arnie, Aron▼, Aronne, Arran, Arron▼, Arun, Auron, Ayren, Ayron, Erin▼, Haroun, Ranald, Renaldo, Ron▼, Ronal, Ronaldo▼, Rondale, Roneld, Ronell, Ronello and Ronn.
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)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Ronnie for boys. Ronnie was first listed in 1930-1939 and reached its apex rank of #68 in the U.S. during the years 1940-1949, and is at #755 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Ronnie and corresponding names. Prominent variation forms of Ronnie (#755 last year) ranked in the Top 1000 are Aaron (#50 last year), Ronald (#397), Ari (#441), Aron (#745), Ronaldo, Ronny, Erin, Arran, Arron and Ron. These boy names were at the apex of their popularity during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.4686%) and are now significantly less popular (usage 0.2375%, down 49.3%), with forms such as Aron, Ronnie, Ronald, Ron and Arron becoming somewhat dated. Ari (#441) and Aaron (#50) are two of the more fashionable baby names in this compilation, and there is also a rekindling in baby name usage for Aaron. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Ronnie▼ is alike in pronunciation to Rennie. Other suggested similar baby names are Connie▼, Donnie▼, Jonnie, Lonnie▼, Renne, Roane, Rodnie, Roone and Sonnie. These names tend to be less frequently used than Ronnie.