What does Bethanie mean?
(female) Beanie, Bethna, ..
(male) Bethbern, Bethbram, .. Middle name pairings:
Bethanie Louise (B.L.), ..
How popular is Bethanie?
Bethanie is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#3583 out of 4276, Top 84%) but an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Bethanie was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its peak rank of #1276 in the U.S. in the year 1991, but is not ranked currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Bethanie are Bethany (#420 from recent data), Bethanne and Bethann. Other forms, like Bethani, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Bethanie was widespread among parents in the year 1996 (adoption of 0.2%) and is now significantly less, with the version Bethany becoming somewhat outmoded.
Bethanie is pronounced similarly to Bethuna. Other recommended names are Athalie, Beatie, Bennie▼, Beranice, Bernie, Betha, Bethan, Bethelle (see Bethel), Bethia, Bethie, Bethsabee, Bethune, Betiana, Betina, Betsan, Betsie, Bettie▼, Bettina, Bettine, Brettnie (see Brittany), Delanie, Devanie, Jeanie▼, Meghanne, Melanie▲, Mellanie, Nathalie▲, Nathania, Netania, Nethania, Phanie, Ruthanne, Shanie, Stephanie▼, Teofanie, Teophanie and Tiphanie. These names tend to be less frequently used than Bethanie.See names in meaning and etymology.