Gender / Sex: girl (Linnie's also a boy name)
Sounds Like: Lannie, Linnae, Lonnie
Similar Names: Vinnie, Lindie, Binnie, Sinnie, Cinnie, Dinnie, Jinnie, Ginnie, Winnie, Linsie, Minnie
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 1450
Linnie \l(in)-nie\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Linnie), is a variant of Melinda (Latin), and the meaning of Linnie is "sweet".
The baby name Linnie sounds like Lannie, Linnae and Lonnie. Other similar baby names are Vinnie, Lindie, Binnie, Sinnie, Cinnie, Dinnie, Jinnie, Ginnie, Winnie, Linsie and Minnie.
Linnie is a very popular first name for women (#1450 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)