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Nania /na-nia/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Hebrew derivation, and Nania means "He (God) has favored me". Nania is an alternate form of Nan (Hebrew): transcription and nickname of Ann. Nganga is a common last name.


Nania has 4 variants: Nana, Nanna, Nannie and Nanny.

Nania has 12 more related variations via Nan: Nance, Nanci, Nancie, Nancy, Nanella, Nanelle, Nanette, Nanine, Nannette, Nanon, Nettie and Ninon.

Kreatif forms: Ninia, Nonia, Nunnia. [more]

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Nania is an uncommonly occurring first name for females but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#55971 out of 150436, Top 37%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Prominent alternative forms of Nania (outside Top 1000) are Nancy (#752 the previous year), Nannette, Nannie, Nettie, Nanette, Nan, Nanci, Nancie and Nana. Forms like Nanella are uncommon. These girl names were at the height of their popularity during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.3874%) and have become significantly less popular since (usage 0.0276%, 92.9% less), with versions like Nancy, Nan, Nanci, Nanette and Nettie falling out of fashion. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Nania and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Nan, Nana, Nanci, Nancie, Nancy in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Nanette, Nannette, Nannie, Nettie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Nania and related baby names outside U.S.

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Nania is pronounced similarly to Nani, Nanni, Nena, Nenna, Nina, Nona, Noni, Nonie, Nonna and Nyna. Other recommended similar baby names are Dania, Fania, Hania, Jania, Naama, Nadia, Naia, Naima, Nakia, Nanda, Nann, Naoma, Naomia, Nasia, Pania, Rania, Tania and Vania. These names tend to be more frequently used than Nania.