Think Baby Names - logo
A-Z Names | Popular Names | Name Origins | Random | Favorite

Venus meaning, girlVenus

Rate Venus: Do you like this name?

Get creative with Venus | Add to list (0)


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.

Venus is also pronounced similarly to Venise. Another suggested similar baby name is Venesa.

View a list of the 4 names that reference Venus.


Popularity of Venus

Venus is a very popular first name for females (#1232 out of 4276) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for all people (#48818 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Venus name for girls (2012 statistics). Compare Venus with its variant forms and related girl baby names.


Top 1000 ranking of Venus name in U.S.
Top 100 ranking of Venus outside U.S.

[Top]