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Ernie Meaning


What does Ernie mean?

The name Ernie is of English origin.

The meaning of Ernie is "serious".

Ernie is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Er-nie.

The Given Name Ernie

Ernie is a diminutive of Ernest. See Ernest for further details.

Embraced by many parents, the name Ernie, is one of timelessness and strength.

A special name that is sure to be loved.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Ernie 'Moose' Johnson, Ernie Banks, and Ernie Brandts.

Ernie Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 4,386 in baby name popularity for boys with 23 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 4,968 in baby name popularity for boys with 19 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Ernie has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Ernie Name Popularity Page.

Ernie Related Names

Ernie is a diminutive of Ernest.

Famous Ernies

  • Ernie 'Moose' Johnson ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Ernie Banks ~ Baseball Player
  • Ernie Brandts ~ Soccer Player
  • Ernie Lombardi ~ Baseball Player
  • Ernie Macmillan ~ Harry Potter character
  • Ernie Nevers ~ Football Player
  • Ernie Russell ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Ernie Stautner ~ Football Player

Ernie Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Ernie.

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Ernie Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Ernie in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Ernie.

Just for fun, see the name Ernie in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Ernie in Nautical Flags page.