Jonny

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Jonny
Gender Masculine
Language(s) English language
Origin
Language(s) English language
Word/Name 1. Jonathan
2. Jon
Other names
Variant form(s) Jonnie Jonathan Jon

Jonny is a masculine given name, and pet name, in the English language. In some cases it is a simplified form of Johnny; in other cases it is a pet form of Jon. A variant form of Jonny is Jonnie.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hanks, Patrick; Hardcastle, Kate; Hodges, Flavia (2006), A Dictionary of First Names, Oxford Paperback Reference (2nd ed.), Oxford: Oxford University Press, p. 147, ISBN 978-0-19-861060-1