What does the baby name Jonnie mean? Learn about what Jonnie means, its history & origin, popularity in our random name database, pronunciation, similar names, nicknames & spelling variations.

Jonnie - Name Meaning, Origin & Popularity

Spelling of Jonnie
J-O-N-N-I-E, is a 6-letter female given name.
Meaning of Jonnie
God is gracious.
Origin of Jonnie
The name 'Jonnie' is a feminine given name that has various origins. It can be considered a variant of the name 'Johnny', which is traditionally a diminutive of the name 'John' or 'Jonathan'. The name 'John' has Hebrew origins and means 'God is gracious'. 'Jonnie' can also be seen as a variation of the name 'Joan', which is derived from the Hebrew name 'Yochanan' and means 'God is gracious' or 'gift from God'.
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Popularity of Jonnie
The name 'Jonnie' has not been consistently ranked among the most popular names in recent years. However, it has been used as a given name for girls in various English-speaking countries. Its popularity has varied over time and across different regions.
Jonnie currently has 1 like, and is in the top 20% of liked girl's names. The name Chinue is slightly more popular than Jonnie.

Etymology of Jonnie

The etymology of the name 'Jonnie' can be traced back to its root names, 'John' and 'Joan'. Both names have Hebrew origins and share the meaning of 'God is gracious' or 'gift from God'. The name 'Jonnie' can be seen as a feminine form of 'Johnny' or a variant of 'Joan', reflecting its connection to these root names.

Cultural Significance of Jonnie

The name 'Jonnie' does not hold specific cultural significance as it is a relatively modern and versatile name. However, it carries the broader cultural significance associated with names derived from 'John' and 'Joan'. These names have been used in various cultures and hold religious and historical significance in Christianity.