Given Name WINNIE

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: WIN-ee   [details]

Meaning & History

Diminutive of WINIFRED. Winnie-the-Pooh, a stuffed bear in the children's books by A. A. Milne, was named after a real bear named Winnipeg who lived at the London Zoo.

Categories

Disney characters
VARIANT: Freda
DIMINUTIVE: Freddie
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Gwenfrewi, Winifred, Winnifred (Welsh)
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