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Donnie - Meaning of Donnie

What does Donnie mean?

[ 2 syll. don-nie, do-nn-ie ] The baby boy name Donnie is sometimes used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is DAAN-iy- †. Donnie is used chiefly in the English, Scottish, and Irish languages, and it is derived from Phoenician, Celtic, and Irish Gaelic origins.

Donnie is a variant of the name Adonis (English, Greek, and Spanish).

Donnie is also a pet form of the name Don (English and Scottish).

Donnie is also a variant of the name Donahue (English).

Donnie is also a pet form of the name Donald (English and Scottish) in the English and Irish languages.

Donnie is also a pet form of the name Donnelly (English).

Donnie is also a variant of the name Donovan (English and Irish) in the English language.

See also the related form, Donaidh (Scottish).

See also the related categories, phoenician, celtic, and irish.

Donnie is rare as a baby name for boys. At the modest peak of its usage in 1950, 0.095% of baby boys were given the name Donnie. Its ranking then was #150. The baby name has since suffered a substantial loss in popularity, and is today of irregular use. In 2018, out of the group of boy names directly linked to Donnie, Donovan was the most popular. Though Donnie is currently more often than not a baby boy name, there was a period before 1926 when more girls were given the name. From 1927 on, increasingly more baby boys than girls were named Donnie. In 1954, Donnie as a baby boy name outnumbered its use as a girl name by 16 times.

Baby names that sound like Donnie include Donnee, Donney, Donni, Donny, Daenin, Daenun, Daenyn, Daewan, Daewon, Daim, Dainin, Daitan, Daithin, Daitin, Daiwan, Dajuan, Dajuane, Damain, Damaine, and Daman.

† Pronunciation for Donnie: D as in "day (D.EY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"


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