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Venetia

What does Venetia mean?

Venetia Pronunciation of Venetia [vene-tia] as a girls' name is pronounced ve-NEE-shah. It is of Latin origin. Place name: Venice, the "city of canals" in Italy. The other great Italian tourist mecca, Florence, is more popular. Used since the 17th century.

Associated with: great, 17th century.

Variations

Venetia has 16 variants: Vanecia, Vanetia, Venecia, Venetta, Venezia, Venice, Venicia, Venise, Venita, Venitia, Venize, Venizia, Vennice, Vinetia, Vonitia and Vonizia.

Related girl name: Vanessa.

1 masculine form: Venezio.

Creative forms:
(female) Vantia, Veneta, ..

(male) Venech, Venevis, ..

Middle name pairings:
Venetia Sonia (V.S.), ..

How popular is Venetia?

Venetia is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Venetia is an equivalently uncommon last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Venetia entered the list in 1950-1959 and reached its apex rank of #1731 in the U.S. then, but is not in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Venetia name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Florence (#1172 from recent data), Vanessa (#185), Venice and Venita are the popular related forms of Venetia. These relations of Venetia reached the peak of their popularity during the years 1890-1899 (average #1550) and are now significantly less common (#1471, 95% less usage), with forms like Florence becoming less in vogue.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Venetia, Florence, Vanessa, Venice, Venita in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Venetia is alike in pronunciation to Vanesha, Vaneshia, Venesha, Venisha, Venishia and Vinesha. Other recommended names are Benecia, Benetta, Genesia, Genevia, Jenetta, Jonetia, Leneta, Renetta, Vaneeta, Vanesia, Vanetta, Vanita, Vannetta (see Vanessa), Vedetta (see Vedette), Veenia, Veeta, Venesa, Venessa, Venia, Veretie, Verneta (see Verna), Vernetta, Vinetta, Vinette, Vinita, Vynetta and Vynette. These names tend to be more commonly used than Venetia.

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