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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Rebel, Reb, Johnny Reb, Johnny, greybacknoun

    `Johnny' was applied as a nickname for Confederate soldiers by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War; `greyback' derived from their grey Confederate uniforms

Wiktionary

  1. Johnnynoun

    A jack (the playing card)

  2. Johnnynoun

    A nickname for Confederate soldiers, used by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War (1861-1865).

    Willie Cox said they found him in the barn, shot bang through the head, and the young English johnny who'd been on the station learning farming - disappeared. - "Millie", 1913 short story by Katherine Mansfield

  3. johnnynoun

    A condom.

  4. johnnynoun

    An inexperienced new worker, usually an immigrant.

    Willie Cox said they found him in the barn, shot bang through the head, and the young English johnny who'd been on the station learning farming - disappeared. - "Millie", 1913 short story by Katherine Mansfield

  5. johnnynoun

    A gown with a back opening closed with snaps or ties, worn by hospital patients.

    Synonyms: hospital gown; patient gown

  6. Johnnynoun

    A diminutive of the male given name John.

Wikipedia

  1. Johnny

    Johnny is an English language personal name. It is usually an affectionate diminutive of the masculine given name John, but from the 16th century it has sometimes been a given name in its own right for males and, less commonly, females. Variant forms of Johnny include Johnnie, Johnney, Johnni and Johni. The masculine Johnny can be rendered into Scottish Gaelic as Seonaidh.

ChatGPT

  1. Johnny

    Johnny is a masculine given name of English origin that is typically used as a nickname for the name John. It is usually used to refer to a male individual.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Johnnynoun

    a familiar diminutive of John

  2. Johnnynoun

    a sculpin

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. JOHNNY

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Johnny is ranked #34149 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Johnny surname appeared 665 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Johnny.

    31.1% or 207 total occurrences were Black.
    25.5% or 170 total occurrences were Asian.
    15.6% or 104 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    15.4% or 103 total occurrences were White.
    6.6% or 44 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    5.5% or 37 total occurrences were of two or more races.

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British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'johnny' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3602

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of johnny in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of johnny in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of johnny in a Sentence

  1. Johnny Wowk:

    Walking 20 miles a day keeps the Witch Doctor away. -Johnny The Walker

  2. Daniel Rey.Ramone:

    Most guitarists have dozens of guitars they play and they change over different tours every year, johnny used the same guitar from Day One to the end, and I think that's kind of unique.

  3. Asa Hutchinson:

    Most everyone who was involved in the discussion agreed we needed to update the statues with representatives of our more recent history. But there were many opinions about which historic figures best represented our state, the debate was lively and healthy. In the end, the Senate chose Daisy Lee Gatson Bates and Johnny Cash.

  4. Johnny Wowk:

    Walking is the world's oldest exercise and todays modern medicine. -Johnny The Walker

  5. Ruth Hawkins:

    The original family piano is there, which is probably the most significant thing in the house, johnny’s brother and sister talk about how the family would come in from the fields at night and they would gather around the piano after supper and sing.

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