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Sonnie

What does Sonnie mean?

Sonnie Pronunciation of Sonnie [son-nie] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Sonnie) has its root in English, and the meaning of the name Sonnie is "son". Sonnie is a variant form of Sonny (English).

Variations

Sonnie has 1 variant: Sunny.

Creative forms:
(male) Sonn, ..

(female) Sonna, Sonney, ..

Middle name pairings:
Sonnie Cooper (S.C.), ..

How popular is Sonnie?

Sonnie is a rare given name for males but a somewhat popular surname for all people (#80812 out of 150436, Top 54%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Sonnie entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its top position of #1423 in the U.S. in the 1890s, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent variation forms of Sonnie are Sonny (#828 from recent data) and Sunny. Adoption of these forms of Sonnie was widespread among parents 45 years ago (adoption of 0.02%) and is almost as conventional today (adoption 0.01%, down 17%). Sonny has been the most well-known version.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sonnie, Sonny, Sunny in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Sonnie is pronounced similarly to Sunney and Sunnie. Other suggested similar names are Bennie, Connie, Dannie, Dennie, Donne, Donnie, Fonsie, Fonzie, Johnie, Johnnie, Jonnie, Kennie, Lannie, Lennie, Linnie, Lonne, Lonnie, Mannie, Montie, Rennie, Rodnie, Ronnie, Sammie, Sandie, Shane, Shani, Shawnie, Shonn, Sivnie (see Sivney), Sollie, Tannie, Tonie and Vinnie. These names tend to be more commonly used than Sonnie.

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