Vinessa name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Vinessa

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Alt. Meaning

V is for value, the value you place on friendship.

I is for intuitive, others should trust your instincts

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

E is for elate, you make others happy.

S is for success, in all you will do.

S is for select, as few are chosen.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

Notable Persons Named Vinessa

Notable Persons Named Vinessa

Vinessa Shaw

Vinessa Shaw is an actress, model, and model (people). She was most prominent from 1981 to present. Vinessa was given the name Vinessa Elizabeth Shaw by her parent Susan Damante in Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Vinessa Antoine

Vinessa Antoine is an actor and actress. Vinessa was born on July 21st, 1983 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.


Fun Facts about the name Vinessa

  • How Popular is the name Vinessa? Vinessa is the 20,167th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Vinessa have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 367 babies born with the first name Vinessa in the United States. That's more than enough people named Vinessa 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 Vinessa? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1956 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Vinessa first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Vinessa is Sunday, February 28th, 1897.
  • What year had the most people named Vinessa born? The highest recorded use of the first name Vinessa was in 1988 with a total of 15 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Vinessa: The name spelled backwards is Asseniv. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Nivsaes. How do you pronounce that?
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