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Gender: Female Origin of Sunny: English nickname Sunny's Popularity in 2017: #984

The name Sunny is a girl's name of English origin. Sunny is ranked #984 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Remarkable Weather Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Pick 5 (GIRLS)".

From the experts:

Upbeat nickname-name that can't help but make you smile. You might want to use it as a short form for a more "serious" name such as Sunniva, but Sunny is undeniably, well, sunny.

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Famous People Named Sunny

Martha Sharp "Sunny" Crawford von Bülow, American socialite wife of Claus von Bulow
Asunción Cummings "Sunny" Hostin, American lawyer and TV personality
Sunny Leone (born Karenjit Kaur Vohra), Indo-Canadian-American adult film actress
Sunny, stage name of Lee Soon-Kyu, singer of South Korean girl group Girls' Generation
Sunny Mabrey, American actress
Sunny Sue Johnson, American actress
Sunny Leslie, stage name of Heather Wheatman, English singer of duo Sue & Sunny
Sunny, ring name of Tamara "Tammy" Lynn Sytch, American pro wrestler
Sunny Lane, stage name of Holly Hodges, American adult film actress
Sunny Kathleen Franco, Australian footballer
Sunny Anderson, American celebrity chef and TV personality
Sunny Hay (b. 1986), daughter of guitarist Roy Hay of Culture Club
Sunny (b. 2003), daughter of actress Suzy Patterson
Sunny Elizabeth Cradock (b. 2003), daughter of guitarist Steve Cradock of Ocean Colour Scene
Sunny Richesson (b. 2005), daughter of swimmer Anita Nall and Luke Richesson
Sunny Bebop Balzary (b. 2005), daughter of musician Michael "Flea" Balzary and supermodel Francesca "Frankie" Rayder
Sunny Madeline Sandler (b. 2008), daughter of actor Adam Sandler
Sunny Ray Stelter (b. 2017), daughter of TV commentator Brian Stelter
Sunny Isabou (b. 2017), daughter of actress Summer Glau and partner Val Morrison

Pop Culture References for the name Sunny

Sunny Baudelaire, character in "A Series of Unfortunate Events" series
Sunny Lee, character from Australian TV soap "Neighbours"
Sunny aka Sunlight Passing Through the Ice, character in "The Host" by Stephenie Meyer
Sunny, character in J.D. Salinger's "The Catcher in the Rye"
Sunny Emmerich, character in the Metal Gear video game series
Sunny Smiles, character in video game 'Fallout: New Vegas'
Sunshine "Sunny" Winslow, character in "California Diaries" by Ann M. Martin, spin-off of The Baby-Sitters Club
Sunny, character in "Wings of Fire", a book by Tui T. Sutherland
"Sunny Came Home," song by Shawn Colvin
"Sunny," song by Bobby Hebb

Sonny, Sunni, Sunnee, Sunshine, Sunnie