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Ronnie

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1902 5 5 0
1903 11 6 5
1908 10 5 5
1909 5 5 0
1911 15 5 10
1912 13 5 8
1913 16 10 6
1914 21 8 13
1915 30 20 10
1916 23 13 10
1917 36 20 16
1918 33 23 10
1919 35 18 17
1920 53 31 22
1921 34 23 11
1922 61 37 24
1923 39 18 21
1924 53 30 23
1925 56 38 18
1926 62 34 28
1927 55 17 38
1928 85 21 64
1929 122 21 101
1930 167 26 141
1931 221 29 192
1932 450 19 431
1933 544 32 512
1934 777 17 760
1935 885 21 864
1936 1,081 24 1,057
1937 1,329 44 1,285
1938 1,698 57 1,641
1939 1,908 83 1,825
1940 2,127 74 2,053
1941 2,939 91 2,848 #78 boy name
1942 3,520 159 3,361 #78 boy name
1943 4,006 179 3,827 #71 boy name
1944 3,904 164 3,740 #69 boy name
1945 3,850 204 3,646 #67 boy name
1946 5,976 252 5,724 #54 boy name
1947 6,381 272 6,109 #61 boy name
1948 6,146 248 5,898 #59 boy name
1949 5,461 221 5,240 #64 boy name
1950 4,824 205 4,619 #76 boy name
1951 4,724 189 4,535 #82 boy name
1952 4,823 187 4,636 #82 boy name
1953 5,135 178 4,957 #79 boy name
1954 5,129 148 4,981 #78 boy name
1955 5,112 156 4,956 #80 boy name
1956 5,643 136 5,507 #75 boy name
1957 5,898 134 5,764 #73 boy name
1958 5,966 121 5,845 #66 boy name
1959 5,591 122 5,469 #76 boy name
1960 4,970 94 4,876 #87 boy name
1961 4,719 106 4,613 #92 boy name
1962 4,214 101 4,113 #100 boy name
1963 3,921 97 3,824
1964 3,600 87 3,513
1965 3,221 79 3,142
1966 2,990 81 2,909
1967 2,817 109 2,708
1968 2,703 104 2,599
1969 2,492 76 2,416
1970 2,601 86 2,515
1971 2,385 83 2,302
1972 2,099 94 2,005
1973 1,971 77 1,894
1974 1,852 65 1,787
1975 1,718 88 1,630
1976 1,671 75 1,596
1977 1,614 68 1,546
1978 1,554 79 1,475
1979 1,588 68 1,520
1980 1,465 56 1,409
1981 1,424 54 1,370
1982 1,325 52 1,273
1983 1,242 53 1,189
1984 1,168 65 1,103
1985 1,185 58 1,127
1986 1,107 46 1,061
1987 1,084 44 1,040
1988 1,059 46 1,013
1989 1,025 52 973
1990 1,067 44 1,023
1991 953 42 911
1992 916 55 861
1993 817 59 758
1994 726 59 667
1995 741 73 668
1996 666 64 602
1997 590 41 549
1998 569 45 524
1999 537 51 486
2000 520 33 487
2001 516 56 460
2002 435 34 401
2003 453 34 419
2004 469 31 438
2005 432 20 412
2006 468 25 443
2007 407 25 382
2008 429 28 401
2009 387 20 367
2010 372 17 355
2011 355 35 320
2012 363 34 329
2013 343 30 313
2014 358 47 311
2015 338 32 306

Fun Facts about the name Ronnie

  • How many people with the first name Ronnie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 188,099 babies born with the first name Ronnie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ronnie to occupy the country of Samoa with an estimated population of 186,340 (as of November 7, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ronnie? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1902 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Ronnie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ronnie is Tuesday, January 28th, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Ronnie born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ronnie was in 1947 with a total of 6,109 babies. That's a lot of babies named Ronnie!
  • Random Ronnie Factoid: According to the 1963 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ronnie ranks 65th in popularity as a baby boy's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, 146 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 1963.
  • Weird things about the name Ronnie: Your name in reverse order is Einnor. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eonrin. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ronnie? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 223 people with the last name Ronnie.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ronnie? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Ronnie as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.3m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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Popularity of Ronnie as a first name

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Popularity of Ronnie as a last name

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Common last names for Ronnie

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  • Williams
  • Jones
  • Johnson
  • Davis
  • Brown
  • Miller
  • Wilson
  • White
  • Moore
  • Taylor
  • Harris
  • Martin
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  • Carter
  • Anderson

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ronnie U.S.
  White 71.75% 64.26%
  African American 13.45% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.69% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 9.87% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ronnie

People with the last name Ronnie are most frequently White or African American

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Ronnie" mean? The list below shows the origins of Ronnie as well as things modernly associated with the name Ronnie such as celebrities named Ronnie.

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Origin and Meaning of Ronnie

The name "Ronnie" is of English origin, and it means "Diminutive form of Ronald or Veronica". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

  1. A diminutive of the male given name Ronald.
  2. A female given name

Ronnie was also found in the following language(s): Danish and Swedish

Notable Persons With the Name Ronnie

Ronnie Wood

Ronnie Wood is a rock music and blues musician. He plays ESP Guitars and Duesenberg Guitars. His most notable accomplishments were from 1964 to present. Ronnie was given the name Ronald David Wood on June 1st, 1947 in Hillingdon, Middlesex, England. Ronnie is also known as Ronnie Wood, Ron Wood, and Woody.

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Ronnie James Dio

Ronnie James Dio was a heavy metal music, hard rock, and blues rock musician. His most notable accomplishments were from 1957 to 2010. Ronnie was given the name Ronald James Padavona on July 10th, 1942 in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. He left this life on May 16th, 2010.

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Ronnie Coleman

Ronnie Coleman is a bodybuilder. Ronnie was born on May 13th, 1964 in Bastrop, Louisiana.

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Ronnie Van Zant

Ronnie Van Zant was a southern rock musician. He was most active from 1964 to 1977. Ronnie was given the name Ronald Wayne Van Zant on January 15th, 1948. He passed away on October 20th, 1977.

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Ronnie Mitchell

Ronnie Mitchell is an important person.

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Ronnie DeVoe

Ronnie DeVoe is a pop, hip hop, new jack swing, contemporary r&b, pop music, and hip hop music singing and rapping. He was most active from 1981 to present. Ronnie was given the name Ronald Boyd DeVoe, Jr. on November 17th, 1967. Ronnie is also known as R.D., Ronnie D., and Ron.

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  • Ronnie Spector
    (musician)
  • Ronnie Radke
    (musician)
  • Ronnie Lane
    (musician)
  • Ronnie Corbett
    (actor)
  • Ronnie Milsap
    (musician)
  • Ronnie Barker
    (actor)
  • Ronnie Lott
    (football player)
  • Ronnie Hawkins
    (musician)
  • Ronnie Peterson
    (formula one racer)
  • Ronnie Dunn
    (singer-songwriter)
  • Baby Bash
    (rapping)
  • Ronnie Screwvala
    (founder utv group)
  • Ronnie Montrose
    (musician)
  • Ronnie Schell
    (actor)

Notable Persons With the Last Name Ronnie

Lil Ronnie

Lil Ronnie is an important human.

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Julie Ronnie

Julie Ronnie is a noteworthy human. Julie was born in 1963.

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Christopher Ronnie

Christopher Ronnie is an influential somebody.

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Ronnie

Ronnie is a sports team member for the MFK Zemplín Michalovce.

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What does the name Ronnie mean?

Ris for relish, you seek a challenge.

Ois for outgoing, so sociable are you

Nis for nurturing, to all that need help

Nis for normal, step outside of the box!

Iis for innovator, always improving

Eis for eternal, your spirit will live.

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