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Phanya

What does Phanya mean?

Phanya Pronunciation of Phanya [phanya] as a name for girls is of Greek derivation, and the meaning of Phanya is "garland, crown". Phanya is an alternate form of Stephanie (Greek): feminine of Stephen.

Associated with: greek, crown (queen).

Variations

Phanya has 3 variants: Fania, Fanya and Phanie.

Creative forms:
(female) Phangy, Phanta, ..

(male) Phance, Phanry, ..

Middle name pairings:
Phanya Jaiden (P.J.), ..

How popular is Phanya?

Phanya is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Phanya is an equally unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Stephanie (#208 the previous year) is the only prominent varying form of Phanya (outside Top 2000). This form of Phanya was favored by parents in the 1980s (#6) and is now significantly less popular (#208, down 94.8%). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Stephanie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Stephanie outside U.S.

Similar Names

Phanya is pronounced similarly to Fawnya and Fenya. Other suggested similar names are Aanya, Chana, Chanda, Chanha, Chania, Chaniya, Channa, Chanta, Chanya, Chanyah, Chaya, Danya, Dhana, Dhanna, Granya, Ivanya, Manya, Pama, Pania, Paniya, Panya, Penna, Penny, Peony, Phadra, Phemia, Rhaya, Shadya, Shana, Shanda, Shanea, Shania, Shanna, Shanta, Shaya, Tanya, Thalya, Thana, Uranya, Vanya and Zhanaya (see Zhane). These names tend to be more commonly used than Phanya.

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