What does Vanita mean?
Affiliated girl name: Vanessa.
(female) Vanira, Vaniva, ..
(male) Vaniti, Vaniva, ..
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. Demographics)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Vanita for girls. Vanita was first listed in 1920-1929 and reached its highest position of #1694 in the U.S. in the 1930s, but is not found in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with similar and related girl names. Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the girl name Vanita and corresponding names. The only other popular alternative form of Vanita is Vanessa (#185 in recent rankings). Adoption of these relations of Vanita reached its highest in the 1980s (usage of 0.5%) and has become much lower since (usage 0.1%, down 75%), with the form Vanessa becoming somewhat outmoded.
Vanita is pronounced similarly to Vaneeta, Vanetta, Vanitee, Vanity, Vannetta, Venetta, Venita, Vinetta, Vinita and Vynetta. Other recommended names are Arnita, Bonita▼, Candita, Carita, Damita, Danika, Danila, Danit, Danita, Davita, Donita, Ganit, Hania, Hanina, Hanita, Haniya, Janit, Janita, Jonita, Junita, Karita, Lanita, Malita, Manika, Nakita, Onita, Paniya, Rania, Ranit, Ranite, Ranith, Ranitta, Sarita, Shanita, Sunita, Tabita, Talita, Tania▼, Tanika, Tanita, Tanitia, Vahnda, Vaiga, Valeta, Vanda, Vanesa▼, Vanetia, Vania, Vanija, Vanina, Vanissa, Vanna, Vannda (see Vanda), Vanora, Venetia, Vinia, Vinica, Vita, Vonda▼, Vonitia (see Venetia), Wahnita, Wanita, Zaneta, Zanita and Zarita. These names tend to be less commonly used than Vanita.See names in meaning and etymology.