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What does Fannie mean?

Fannie Pronunciation of Fannie as a girls' name is a Latin name, and the meaning of the name Fannie is "from France". Fannie is a version of Fanny (Latin): short form of Frances.



VARIANTS Fanya, Fannia, Fanni, Fanney, Fannee, Fania

RELATIONS VIA FANNY, FRANCES Fan, Fanceen, Fancey, Fancie, Fancy, Fantine, France, Francee, Franci, Francia, Francie, Francine, Frania, Franie, Franki, Frankie, Franni, Frannie, Franny, Franzi, Fronia



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How popular is Fannie?

Fannie is a very popular first name for women (#344 out of 4276, Top 8%) but a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Fannie reached its apex rank of #48 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

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

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

Which version is better?

Fan, Fanny, France, Frances (#445 IN RECENT RANKINGS), Francie, Francine, Frankie (#808) and Fronia are the popular alternative forms of Fannie ranked in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Fancy, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Fannie was more pronounced among parents during 1910-1919 (ADOPTION OF 1.6%) and has become much lower since (ADOPTION 0.1%, 96% LESS), with forms such as Fannie becoming less stylish.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Fannie, Fan, Fanny, France, Frances in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Francie, Francine, Frankie, Fronia in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Fanny, Frankie outside U.S.

Similar Names

Fannie is alike in pronunciation to Faina, Fauna, Faunia, Fawna, Fawnia, Fawnya, Fenia and Phanie. Other recommended sound-alike names are Annie, Bennie, Binnie, Bonnie, Bunnie, Cinnie, Connie, Dabnie, Dafnie, Danie, Dannee, Danni, Dannia, Dinnie, Donnie, Evannie, Faun, Faune, Fawn, Fawne, Femie, Fione, Gennie, Hanne, Hannia, Hannie, Hennie, Janie, Jannae, Janne, Jannice, Jannie, Jannine, Jeannie, Jennie, Jinnie, Jonnie, Kandie, Konnie, Lanie, Lannie, Lonnie, Luannie, Mandie, Marnie, Nancie, Nanni, Nannie, Nonnie, Pansie, Pennie, Rennie, Ronnie, Sandie, Sinnie, Sunnie, Swannie, Tawnie, Vangie, Vinnie, Wandie, Winnie, Wynnie, Yancie, Yannic, Zanne and Zannie. These names tend to be less frequently used than Fannie.

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