Nannie

First Name
26k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
265
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Nannie

"Nannie" is a name of Hebrew origin, and it means "Grace". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Wiktionary
  1. A pet form of the female given names Ann and Annie.

Notable Persons Named Nannie

Nannie Doss is a criminal. Nannie is also known as The Giggling Nanny, The Giggling Granny, The Jolly Black Widow, and The Lonely Hearts Killer.

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Nina Mae McKinney was an actress and actor. She was most active from 1929 to 1929. Nina was given the name Nannie Mayme McKinney on June 13th, 1912 in Lancaster, South Carolina, U.S. Nina is also known as Nina McKinney. She passed away on May 3rd, 1967.

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Nannie was born on May 2nd, 1879. She died on May 20th, 1961.

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Nan Phelps was a in the field of painting. Nan was given the name Nannie Dorothea Hinkle on August 25th, 1904 in London, Kentucky. She died on January 17th, 1990.

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Nannie was born on January 5th, 1976 in Windhoek, Namibia.

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Nannie was born in 1843. She passed away in 1940.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 248 248 0 #87 girl name
1881 258 258 0 #88 girl name
1882 299 299 0 #86 girl name
1883 305 305 0 #87 girl name
1884 314 314 0 #97 girl name
1885 285 285 0
1886 347 347 0 #97 girl name
1887 340 340 0 #95 girl name
1888 373 373 0
1889 396 396 0 #100 girl name
1890 355 355 0
1891 315 315 0
1892 385 385 0
1893 392 392 0
1894 374 374 0
1895 355 355 0
1896 400 400 0
1897 333 333 0
1898 359 359 0
1899 331 331 0
1900 446 446 0
1901 358 358 0
1902 359 359 0
1903 325 325 0
1904 289 289 0
1905 303 303 0
1906 323 323 0
1907 320 320 0
1908 313 313 0
1909 355 355 0
1910 334 334 0
1911 329 329 0
1912 427 427 0
1913 402 402 0
1914 457 457 0
1915 612 607 5
1916 593 593 0
1917 596 596 0
1918 636 631 5
1919 621 621 0
1920 655 655 0
1921 615 610 5
1922 579 579 0
1923 548 548 0
1924 561 561 0
1925 527 522 5
1926 514 514 0
1927 459 459 0
1928 420 420 0
1929 375 375 0
1930 358 358 0
1931 333 333 0
1932 307 307 0
1933 290 290 0
1934 283 283 0
1935 269 269 0
1936 253 253 0
1937 236 236 0
1938 209 209 0
1939 202 202 0
1940 202 202 0
1941 179 179 0
1942 166 166 0
1943 164 164 0
1944 154 154 0
1945 126 126 0
1946 123 123 0
1947 123 123 0
1948 112 112 0
1949 88 88 0
1950 91 91 0
1951 86 86 0
1952 79 79 0
1953 78 78 0
1954 62 62 0
1955 67 67 0
1956 47 47 0
1957 46 46 0
1958 47 47 0
1959 38 38 0
1960 37 37 0
1961 25 25 0
1962 24 24 0
1963 29 29 0
1964 27 27 0
1965 12 12 0
1966 20 20 0
1967 20 20 0
1968 18 18 0
1969 20 20 0
1970 10 10 0
1971 10 10 0
1972 12 12 0
1973 8 8 0
1974 10 10 0
1975 8 8 0
1976 9 9 0
1977 6 6 0
1978 11 11 0
1979 9 9 0
1981 6 6 0
1986 5 5 0
1988 5 5 0
1991 6 6 0

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Popularity of Nannie as a first name

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Popularity of Nannie as a last name

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Common last names for Nannie

  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Jones
  • Williams
  • Brown
  • Davis
  • Wilson
  • Taylor
  • Harris
  • Moore
  • Martin
  • Thomas
  • Thompson
  • Miller
  • Anderson
  • Jackson
  • Hall
  • White
  • Lewis
  • Carter

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Nannie U.S.
  White 76.98% 64.26%
  African American 9.43% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.89% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 9.06% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.64% 16.26%

Of Last Name Nannie

People with the last name Nannie are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Nannie

  • How Popular is the name Nannie? Nannie is the 1,481st most popular name of all time. As a last name Nannie was the 73,215th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Nannie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 25,580 babies born with the first name Nannie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Nannie to occupy the territory of British Virgin Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 24,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Nannie? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 248 new born babies.
  • When was Nannie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Nannie is Thursday, September 6th, 1866.
  • What year had the most people named Nannie born? The highest recorded use of the first name Nannie was in 1920 with a total of 655 babies.
  • Random Nannie Factoid: According to the 1910 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Nannie ranks 93rd in popularity as a baby girl's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, 41 babies in North Carolina have the same name as you in 1910.
  • Weird things about the name Nannie: Your name in reverse order is Einnan. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ninaen. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Nannie? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 265 people with the last name Nannie.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Nannie? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Nannie as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.1m 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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