Jonnie - boys name

Jonnie name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 28%

Jonnie name meaning:

The name Jonnie, when used for a girl, is a unique and modern adaptation of what is traditionally a masculine name, often associated with the name John or its diminutive Johnny. The origin of John is from the Hebrew name Yochanan, meaning "Yahweh is gracious" or "God is gracious." By adopting the name Jonnie for a girl, it retains the essence of grace and graciousness attributed to its origin, while presenting a fresh, gender-neutral appeal.

Moreover, the use of Jonnie for a girl signifies a move towards breaking conventional gender norms in names, reflecting a contemporary shift towards individuality and the breaking of stereotypes. It exhibits a blend of strength and gentility, making it a distinctive choice for parents looking for a name that combines tradition with a modern, inclusive perspective. Jonnie, for a girl, carries with it a sense of uniqueness, resilience, and a spirited charm, embodying grace but with a bold and adventurous edge.

Origin: English

Modern feminine form of John and Jon.

Related names

John , Bettina, Ciana , Eoin-Baiste, Euan , Geovana, Geovani, Geovanni, Geovanny, Geovany, Giovana, Giovani , Giovanny, Giovany, Giovonni, Han , Hans , Hansen, Hanson , Ivanhoe, Ivano, Iwan , Janah, Janalee, Janalyn, Janalynn, Janceena, Janek , Janetta, Janette, Janey , Jani, Janica, Janie, Janis, Jannah , Jannalee, Janne, Jannie, Janny, Jeana, Jean-Baptiste, Jeane, Jeanee, Jeanice, Jeanie , Jeanna , Jeannett, Jeannie, Jeannine, Jeena, Jens, Joen, Johan , Johannes , Johnelle, Johnetta, Johnette, Johnna, Johnnie , Johnny , Jon , Jonalyn, Jonalynn, Jonay, Jonell, Jonetta, Jonette, Joni , Jonita, Jonn, Jonna, Jonnelle, Jonni, Jonnie , Jonny , Juan , Juanito, Jukka, Jussi, Keoni , Shauden, Shaughn, Shaun , Shaundre, Shawnn, Shon, Shona, Shonn, Sian , Jowan , Jowanet

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Overall UK ranking: 3451 out of 4789

5 recorded births last year

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  • Scotland (1265)

Historical popularity of Jonnie

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