Donnie - boys name

Donnie name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 77%

Donnie name meaning:

The name Donnie is a diminutive form of the name Donald, which is derived from the Gaelic name Domhnall. The meaning of Donnie is often interpreted as "world ruler" or "ruler of the world." The name carries connotations of leadership, power, and authority.

People with the name Donnie are often seen as confident, ambitious, and determined individuals. They possess strong leadership skills and have a natural ability to take charge of situations. Donnie is a name that symbolizes strength and the ability to make an impact on the world around them.

The name Donnie also has a warm and friendly appeal. It represents someone who is approachable and sociable, making it easy for others to connect with them. Overall, the name Donnie signifies a person who has the potential to achieve great things and leave a lasting influence on those they encounter.

Origin: English

Form of Donn. In mythology the Irish Donn was known as king of the underworld.

Related names

Donn , Dona, Donne, Donnell, Donnie

Other boys names beginning with D


Overall UK ranking: 1078 out of 4789

26 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (720)

Historical popularity of Donnie

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