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


Vanya is a ♂ boy’s name.

Origin of the name Vanya

Vanya is a Russian diminutive of the Slavic name Iwan, which is a form of Johannes.

What is the meaning of the name Vanya?

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

Pronunciation of Vanya

Popularity of the name Vanya

The name Vanya is ranked #9231 overall.

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