Meaning and Name Origin
Venishia \v(e)-ni-shia\ as a name for girls is of Greek derivation, and Venishia means "butterfly". Venishia is a derivative of Vanessa (Greek): the name of a genus of butterflies that includes the Red Admiral and the Painted Lady. Seldom used as a birth name.
Venishia has 43 more related forms via Vanessa: Jenessa, Nessa, Nessie, Nessy, Van, Vanassa, Vaneeta, Vanesa, Vanesia, Vanesse, Vanessia, Vanetta, Vaneza, Vania, Vaniece, Vaniessa, Vanija, Vanisa, Vanissa, Vanita, Vanna, Vannaleigh, Vannesa, Vannessa, Vannetta, Vanneza, Vannie, Vanya, Varnessa, Venesa, Venessa, Venesse, Venessea, Venetta, Veniesa, Venna, Vennesa, Vennessa, Vennisa, Vinessa, Vonessa, Vonesse and Vonnessa.
Venishia is an uncommon given name for females. Venishia is an equivalently rare last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Venishia and corresponding names. Popular varying forms of Venishia (#unlisted) appearing in the Top 1000 are Vanesa, Vanessa (#171 last year), Vannie and Venessa. Usage of these girl names was at its peak in the year 1997 and is somewhat lower today. Vanessa (#171) is the most contemporarily stylish baby name among these. (2014 Birth Statistics)