What does Vanita mean?
Vanita /vani-ta/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced va-NEE-tah. It is of Hindi origin, and the meaning of Vanita is "woman".
Affiliated girl name: Vanessa.
VariationsKreatif forms: Vanira. [more]
How popular is Vanita?
Vanita is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2736 out of 4276, Top 64%) but a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the girl name Vanita and corresponding names. The only popular alternative form of Vanita (not ranked) is Vanessa (#171 in 2014). Adoption of this girl name reached its highest during 1980-1989 (usage of 0.954%) and has become much lower since (usage 0.829%, down 13.1%). Vanessa (#171) is the most chic birth name here. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Vanita is pronounced similarly to Vaneeta, Vanetta, Vanitee, Vanity, Venita and Vinita. Other recommended similar baby names are Danita▼, Hanita, Janita, Lanita, Ranita, Tanita, Vanda, Vanetia, Vania, Vanija, Vanina, Vanisa, Vannda, Venitia, Vonitia, Wanita and Zanita. These names tend to be less commonly used than Vanita.