[ 2 syll. ron-nie, ro-nn-ie ] The baby boy name Ronnie is sometimes used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is RAAN-iy- †. Ronnie is largely used in the English and Spanish languages, and it is derived from Hebrew and Old Norse origins.
Ronnie is an English and Spanish diminutive form of the name Aaron (English, German, Hebrew, and Polish).
Ronnie is also a variant of the name Ron (English, Spanish, Dutch, and Hebrew).
Ronnie is also an English diminutive form of the name Ronald (English and Scottish).
Ronnie is a classic favorite. Currently it is still a somewhat popular baby name for boys, though not to the extent it was previously. The name's popularity jumped from the 1920s up to the 1940s; before that, it was of irregular use only. At the modest height of its usage in 1946, 0.346% of baby boys were given the name Ronnie. It ranked at #54 then. The baby name has since experienced a steep loss in popularity. In 2018, its usage was 0.013% and its ranking #889. Within the group of boy names directly linked to Ronnie, Aaron was the most popular. In 2018, it was used 24 times more than Ronnie. In the past century Ronnie has mostly been a baby boy name. In 1967, the name Ronnie was given to 24 times as many baby boys than girls.
† Pronunciation for Ronnie: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"