What does Vernita mean?
Vernita /ver-ni-ta/ [3 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Latin derivation, and Vernita means "spring green". Vernita is a variant transcription of Verna (Latin): short version of Laverne. Compare last name Vernot.
Vernita has 2 variants: Verneta and Vernetta.more]
How popular is Vernita?
Vernita is a very popular first name for women (#1904 out of 4276, Top 45%) but a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Vernita and corresponding names. Vernie, Vernice, Verna and Verda are the popular related forms of Vernita (not ranked) rated in the Top 1000. Forms like Vernise are uncommon. Usage of these girl names was at its highest during the years 1910-1919 (usage of 0.5765%) and has become significantly lower since, with the forms Verda, Verna, Vernice and Vernie becoming less in vogue. (2014 Birth Statistics)