Johnnie

First Name
150k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
331
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Johnnie

"Johnnie" is a name of English origin, and it means "Modern feminine of John and Jon". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Wiktionary

John +‎ -ie

  1. A diminutive of the male given name John.

Notable Persons Named Johnnie

Johnnie Cochran was a lawyer. Johnnie was given the name Johnnie L Cochran, Jr. on October 2nd, 1937 in Shreveport, Louisiana, U.S. He passed away on March 29th, 2005.

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Her most notable accomplishments were from 1934 to 2001. Ann was given the name Johnnie Lucille Collier on April 12th, 1923 in Houston, Texas, U.S. She breathed her last breath on January 22nd, 2004.

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Johnnie Ray was a traditional pop music musician. He was most prominent from 1951 to 1989. Johnnie was given the name John Alvin Ray on January 10th, 1927 in Hopewell, Oregon, United States. He died on February 24th, 1990.

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Johnnie Taylor was a rhythm, blues, soul music, gospel music, pop music, doo-wop, and disco musician. He was most active from 1953 to 2000. Johnnie was given the name Johnnie Harrison Taylor on May 5th, 1934 in Crawfordsville, Arkansas, United States. He died on May 31st, 2000.

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Johnnie was born on February 21st, 1940 in United States.

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Johnnie To is an artist. Johnnie is also known as Johnny To.

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How popular is the baby name Johnnie in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 33 9 24
1881 72 27 45
1882 83 24 59
1883 70 22 48
1884 79 33 46
1885 102 31 71
1886 115 48 67
1887 91 32 59
1888 139 57 82
1889 111 40 71
1890 134 44 90
1891 137 58 79
1892 173 66 107
1893 163 68 95
1894 204 80 124
1895 223 103 120
1896 205 89 116
1897 216 91 125
1898 239 86 153
1899 245 94 151
1900 477 164 313 #84 boy name
1901 272 110 162
1902 375 154 221 #91 boy name
1903 378 141 237 #87 boy name
1904 442 175 267 #84 boy name
1905 478 181 297 #81 boy name
1906 454 199 255 #91 boy name
1907 534 227 307 #86 boy name
1908 509 188 321 #85 boy name
1909 676 275 401 #77 boy name
1910 801 299 502 #74 boy name
1911 711 256 455 #90 boy name
1912 1,074 365 709
1913 1,157 440 717
1914 1,423 494 929
1915 1,713 545 1,168
1916 1,982 676 1,306
1917 2,098 695 1,403
1918 2,411 890 1,521
1919 2,548 832 1,716 #96 boy name
1920 2,581 854 1,727 #99 boy name
1921 2,533 909 1,624
1922 2,548 902 1,646
1923 2,600 946 1,654
1924 2,810 1,071 1,739
1925 2,873 1,128 1,745 #100 boy name
1926 2,804 1,073 1,731
1927 2,864 1,066 1,798
1928 2,995 1,127 1,868
1929 2,750 989 1,761
1930 2,697 912 1,785
1931 2,559 967 1,592
1932 2,565 963 1,602
1933 2,340 879 1,461
1934 2,435 932 1,503
1935 2,416 904 1,512
1936 2,427 937 1,490
1937 2,357 880 1,477
1938 2,307 851 1,456
1939 2,293 838 1,455
1940 2,305 860 1,445
1941 2,505 989 1,516
1942 2,624 1,067 1,557
1943 2,737 1,082 1,655
1944 2,709 1,092 1,617
1945 2,533 934 1,599
1946 2,650 924 1,726
1947 2,790 995 1,795
1948 2,666 886 1,780
1949 2,650 920 1,730
1950 2,424 835 1,589
1951 2,448 822 1,626
1952 2,200 680 1,520
1953 2,125 722 1,403
1954 2,046 605 1,441
1955 2,000 594 1,406
1956 1,885 569 1,316
1957 1,804 512 1,292
1958 1,681 410 1,271
1959 1,610 435 1,175
1960 1,536 405 1,131
1961 1,394 340 1,054
1962 1,342 322 1,020
1963 1,300 283 1,017
1964 1,185 259 926
1965 1,129 238 891
1966 1,064 213 851
1967 948 205 743
1968 945 207 738
1969 969 192 777
1970 949 184 765
1971 969 186 783
1972 835 144 691
1973 744 115 629
1974 694 130 564
1975 632 108 524
1976 614 87 527
1977 625 110 515
1978 554 88 466
1979 532 77 455
1980 527 82 445
1981 554 81 473
1982 512 56 456
1983 429 63 366
1984 380 53 327
1985 383 54 329
1986 380 49 331
1987 379 43 336
1988 343 51 292
1989 396 49 347
1990 381 53 328
1991 330 37 293
1992 321 52 269
1993 327 63 264
1994 263 47 216
1995 311 52 259
1996 251 50 201
1997 246 49 197
1998 212 52 160
1999 215 36 179
2000 190 30 160
2001 179 20 159
2002 169 22 147
2003 163 21 142
2004 159 21 138
2005 176 30 146
2006 149 18 131
2007 169 18 151
2008 164 25 139
2009 142 23 119
2010 124 19 105
2011 162 29 133
2012 129 22 107
2013 143 28 115
2014 154 37 117
2015 138 31 107
2016 130 38 92

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Popularity of Johnnie as a first name

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Popularity of Johnnie as a last name

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Common last names for Johnnie

  • Williams
  • Johnson
  • Jones
  • Smith
  • Brown
  • Jackson
  • Davis
  • Moore
  • Thomas
  • Harris
  • Wilson
  • Walker
  • White
  • Taylor
  • Robinson
  • Miller
  • Green
  • Thompson
  • Lewis
  • Wright

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Johnnie U.S.
  White 39.27% 64.26%
  African American 35.95% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 3.02% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 14.20% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.23% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.32% 16.26%

Of Last Name Johnnie

People with the last name Johnnie are most frequently White, African American, or American Indian and Alaska Native

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Fun Facts about the name Johnnie

  • How Popular is the name Johnnie? Johnnie is the 479th most popular name of all time. As a last name Johnnie was the 60,790th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Johnnie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 150,233 babies born with the first name Johnnie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Johnnie to occupy the country of Cura with an estimated population of 149,679 (as of March 26, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Johnnie? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 33 new born babies.
  • When was Johnnie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Johnnie is Saturday, August 23rd, 1823.
  • What year had the most people named Johnnie born? The highest recorded use of the first name Johnnie was in 1928 with a total of 1,868 babies. That's a lot of babies named Johnnie!
  • Random Johnnie Factoid: According to the 1927 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Johnnie ranks 50th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, 114 babies in Mississippi have the same name as you in 1927.
  • Weird things about the name Johnnie: Your name in reverse order is Einnhoj. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ionehnj. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Johnnie? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 331 people with the last name Johnnie.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Johnnie? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Johnnie as their last name since less than 1 person in 909k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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