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Sunny Origin and Meaning

The name Sunny is a boy's name .

Upbeat nickname-name that can't help but make you smile, along with its soundalike Sonny.

Sunny Pawar, the five-year-old star of the 2016 smash-hit movie Lion, was cast from among thousands of young hopefuls after auditioning at his school in Mumbai. Sunny is often heard in India as a nickname for Sunil, Sundeep or Sunita, but it’s also bestowed as a standalone with the literal meaning of "sunny; radiant; cheerful".

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Famous People Named Sunny

  • Sunny Pawaryoung Indian actor starring in 2016's "Lion"
  • Sunny PeabodySmosh YouTube channel producer
  • Makua Sunny Abberton (b. 2015)son of Koby Abberton

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