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Venus meaning and name origin
Venus \v(e)-nus\ as a girl's name is pronounced VEE-nus. It is of Latin origin. Roman mythology: the goddess of love and beauty, equivalent to the Greek Aphrodite. Used in Britain from the 16th to 19th century. Tennis celebrity Venus Williams.Venus has 4 variant forms: Venusa, Venusette, Venusina and Venusita.
For more information, see also related names Aphrodite and Cytherea. Baby names that sound like Venus are Venesa and Venise.
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Popularity of Venus
Venus is a very popular first name for women (#1232 out of 4276) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for all people (#48818 out of 88799) (1990 U.S. Census).
Displayed below are the baby name popularity trends of the name Venus compared with its variant forms and related girl baby names. (2012 statistics). View the popularity trend for Venus only.