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What does Wanita mean?

Wanita Pronunciation of Wanita [wani-ta] as a name for girls is an Old English name, and the name Wanita means "God is gracious; pale-skinned". Wanita is a version of Juanita (Spanish, Hebrew): diminutive version of Juana. Wanita is also a variation of Wanetta (Old English).

Associated with: old english, gracious, pale (white).


Wanita has 4 variants: Juanetta, Wahnita, Waneeta and Waneta.

8 more different relations via Juanita, Wanetta: Janita, Juniata, Junita, Juwanita, Nita, Wahnna, Wanette and Wanna.

Creative forms:
(female) Wanima, Wanit, ..

(male) Wanido, ..

Middle name pairings:
Wanita Lincoln (W.L.), ..

How popular is Wanita?

Wanita is a very popular first name for women (#1831 out of 4276, Top 43%) but a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Wanita was first listed in 1910-1919 and reached its peak position of #1058 in the U.S. during the years 1920-1929, but is not listed at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent varying forms of Wanita appearing in the Top 2000 are Juanita, Junita, Nita, Waneta and Wanetta. Other forms, like Wahnna, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Wanita was well-received among parents in the 1920s (adoption of 0.36%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Wanita, Juanita, Junita, Nita, Waneta, Wanetta in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Wanita and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Wanita is alike in pronunciation to Aneta, Anita, Annita, Annitta, Onita, Unita, Unity, Wyanetta and Yonita. Other recommended names are Arnita, Babita, Benita, Bonita, Candita, Carita, Damita, Dania, Danica, Danika, Danira, Danita, Danitza, Davita, Donita, Fania, Ganit, Hanina, Hanita, Haniya, Janeta, Jania, Janika, Janit, Jonita, Karita, Lalita, Lanika, Lanita, Lenita, Malita, Nakita, Nania, Pania, Paniya, Rania, Ranit, Ranith, Ranitta, Renita, Santa, Sarita, Shanita, Tabita, Talita, Tania, Tanika, Tanita, Tanitra, Vania, Vanija, Vanina, Vanita, Vanity, Vinita, Wahnda (see Wanda), Wanda, Wandah (see Wanda), Wandie, Wandy, Wannda (see Wanda), Wonnda (see Wanda), Wyanet, Zaneta, Zanita and Zarita. These names tend to be less frequently used than Wanita.

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