What does Bethanie mean?
(female) Beranie, Bethna, ..
(male) Bethbern, Bethbram, ..
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)
Shown below is the birth name history of Bethanie for girls. 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. Below is a graphed study of the history of the girl name Bethanie and affiliated 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.