Vanessa

What does the baby name Vanessa mean? Learn about what Vanessa means, its history & origin, popularity in our random name database, pronunciation, similar names, nicknames & spelling variations.


Vanessa - Name Meaning, Origin & Popularity

Spelling of Vanessa
V-A-N-E-S-S-A, is a 7-letter female given name.
Pronunciation of Vanessa
və-NES-ə
vah NESS ah
Meaning of Vanessa
Butterfly, created name, unclear.
Origin of Vanessa
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Similar Names, Nicknames, & Spelling Variations of Vanessa
Nessa
Nessie
Van
Vanesha
Vanesse
Vanetta
Vaneza
Vania
Vanija
Vanna
Vanya
Venetta
Popularity of Vanessa
Vanessa currently has 2126 likes, and is in the top 1% of liked girl's names. The name Ariana is slightly more popular than Vanessa.