Baby name Sonny
Meaning:son of ours
Description: The name sonny can trace its origin back to use of the common pet name ‘sonny’ or ‘son’ in reference to young boys. As it is therefore taken to mean ‘Son of Ours’ it is often used as the name for the first male child in the family. It is also sometimes seen, unusually, to be used as a girl’s name. Famous people who share this name include New Zealand rugby player Sonny Bill Williams.
Statistics for Sonny
From 1996 to 2015 the name 'Sonny' was given to 8.387 Boys, representing 0,13% of the total 6.402.657 Boys registered since 1996.
Registrations by Year of name 'Sonny'
This chart shows the registrations of name 'Sonny' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that the registrations name 'Sonny' varied from 127 to 686 per year.
Rank Popularity by Year of name 'Sonny'
This chart shows the popularity of name 'Sonny' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that name 'Sonny' varied from rank 90 to 237.