Sonnie name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Sonnie mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Sonnie

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Minnesota, U.S. says the name Sonnie means "Beautiful" and is of English origin.
  2. A submission from the United Kingdom says the name Sonnie means "Good guy" and is of English origin.
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Notable Persons Named Sonnie

Notable Persons Named Sonnie

Sonnie Hale

Sonnie Hale was an actor, director, and screenwriter. Sonnie was given the name John Robert Hale-Monro on May 1st, 1902 in London. Sonnie is also known as Hale-Monro and John Robert. He breathed his last breath on June 9th, 1959.

Sonnie Trotter

Sonnie was born on November 15th, 1979 in Toronto.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Sonnie U.S.
  White 72.61% 64.26%
  African American 14.78% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.17% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 9.13% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Sonnie

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

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Sonnie

  • How Popular is the name Sonnie? Sonnie is the 8,661st most popular name of all time. As a last name Sonnie was the 82,044th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Sonnie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,433 babies born with the first name Sonnie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Sonnie to occupy the territory of Tokelau (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,411 (as of October 18, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Sonnie? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1893 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Sonnie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Sonnie is Tuesday, June 13th, 1876.
  • What year had the most people named Sonnie born? The highest recorded use of the first name Sonnie was in 1989 with a total of 23 babies.
  • Random Sonnie Factoid: According to the 1999 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Sonnie is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name in 1999.
  • Weird things about the name Sonnie: The name spelled backwards is Einnos. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Isneno. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Sonnie? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 230 people with the last name Sonnie.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Sonnie? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Sonnie as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.3m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Sonnie name meaning

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