Name Vanja Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Vanja


Vanja is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Vanja?

Vanja is a Scandinavian feminine form of the name Wanja, which derived from the name Johannes.

What does the name Vanja mean?

Vanja means “Yahweh is gracious” and “Yahweh is merciful” (from Hebrew “yo/יֹו”, abbreviation of “yeho/יְהוֹ” = referring to the Hebrew God + “ḥanán/חָנַן” = to show favor/to be gracious).

Pronunciation of Vanja

Variants of the name Vanja

Wanja Vania

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Popularity of the name Vanja

The name Vanja is ranked #3210 overall.

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