Vanessia name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Vanessia mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Vanessia

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Netherlands says the name Vanessia means "Butterfly" and is of Greek origin.
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Fun Facts about the name Vanessia

  • How Popular is the name Vanessia? Vanessia is the 22,573rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Vanessia have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 297 babies born with the first name Vanessia in the United States. That's more than enough people named Vanessia to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Vanessia? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1953 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Vanessia first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Vanessia is Tuesday, January 1st, 1929.
  • What year had the most people named Vanessia born? The highest recorded use of the first name Vanessia was in 1961 with a total of 22 babies.
  • Random Vanessia Factoid: According to the 1959 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Vanessia is not a popular baby girl's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, only 5 babies in North Carolina have the same name in 1959.
  • Weird things about the name Vanessia: The name spelled backwards is Aissenav. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Snsaivae. How do you pronounce that?
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