[ 2 syll. roo-ney, ro-on-ey ] The baby boy name Rooney is pronounced as RUWNiy †. Rooney is used chiefly in English and it is derived from Celtic origins. Rooney is of the meaning hero. Roon, Roone, Roonea, Roonee, Rooni, Roonie, Roony, Rowney, and Runey are variants of Rooney.
Rooney is not widely used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed within the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Rooney include Roonee, Rooni, Roonie, Roony, Runey, Raaheim, Raam, Raama, Racham, Raehan, Raemon, Raemonn, Rahaeim, Raham, Rahan, Rahane, Raheam, Raheem, Raheim, and Rahiem.
† Pronunciation for Rooney: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"