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Meaning and name origin

Vania \v(a)-nia\ as a girl's name is pronounced VAHN-yah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Vania is "brings good news". Short form of Evangelina; variant of Ivana. See also Vanna.


Vania has 2 variant forms: Vanina and Vanya.

For more information, see also related girl names Jane and Vanessa.


Vania is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3672 out of 4276, Top 86%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Vania and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Vanessa (#171), Jane (#322), Evangelina and Ivana. (2014 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Vanessa, Jane, Evangelina, Ivana in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Vanessa, Jane, Ivana outside U.S.

Similar Names

Vania is also pronounced similarly to Vana, Vannie, Veenia, Vena, Venia, Venna, Viana, Vianna, Vina, Vinia, Vinya and Vyna. Other suggested similar baby names are Dania, Fania, Hania, Jania, Nania, Pania, Rania, Tania, Van, Vanda, Vanija, Vanisa and Vanita. These names tend to be less commonly used than Vania.