Meaning and Name Origin
Vania is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3672 out of 4276, Top 86%) but a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the girl name Vania and corresponding names. Prominent variation forms of Vania (#unlisted) appearing in the Top 1000 are Evangelina, Iva, Ivana, Ivanna (#664 in 2014), Jane (#322) and Vanessa (#171). These girl names reached the top of their popularity during the years 1950-1959 and are almost as popular today, but with the versions Iva and Jane becoming less stylish. Ivanna (#664) and Vanessa (#171) are two of the more fashionable baby names here. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Vania is alike in pronunciation to Vannie, Veenia, Vena▼, Venia, Venna, Viana, Vianna, Vina▼, Vinia, Vinya and Vyna. Other recommended similar baby names are Dania▼, Fania, Hania, Jania, Nania, Pania, Rania, Tania▼, Van, Vanda, Vanija, Vanisa and Vanita. These names tend to be less frequently used than Vania.