Given Name VANJA

GENDER: Masculine & Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Вања (Serbian)

Meaning & History

Croatian and Serbian (masculine and feminine) form of VANYA. It is also used in Scandinavia, where it is primarily feminine.
FEMININE FORMS: Ivana (Croatian), Ivana, Jovana (Serbian)
MASCULINE FORMS: Ivan, Jan, Jens, Johan, Johannes, Jon (Swedish), Ivan, Jan, Jens, Johan, Johannes, Jon, Jone (Norwegian), Ivan, Jan, Jens, Johan, Johannes, Jon (Danish)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Deshaun, Deshawn, Keshaun, Keshawn, Rashawn (African American), Gjon (Albanian), Yohannes (Amharic), Yahya, Yuhanna (Arabic), Hovhannes, Ohannes (Armenian), Ganix, Ion, Jon, Jone (Basque), Ivan, Yan (Belarusian), Jehohanan, Joanna, Johanan, John (Biblical), Ioanna, Ioannes (Biblical Greek), Yehochanan, Yochanan (Biblical Hebrew), Iohanna, Iohannes (Biblical Latin), Yann (Breton), Ioan, Ioana, Ivan, Ivana, Yana, Yanka, Yoan, Yoana, Ivo, Vancho, Yanko (Bulgarian), Joan, Joana, Jan (Catalan), Jowan (Cornish), Ghjuvan, Ghjuvanna, Ghjuvanni (Corsican), Ivan, Ivana, Jan, Jana, Johana (Czech), Jan, Jana, Janna, Johan, Johanna, Johannes (Dutch), Evan, Ian, Ivan, Jane, Janessa, Janice, Jean, Jeanne, Joan, Joanna, Johanna, John, Johnna, Sean, Shane, Shaun, Shauna, Shavonne, Shawn, Shawna, Van (English), Johano (Esperanto), Jaan, Johanna, Johannes, Juhan (Estonian), Jóannes, Jóhannes, Jón (Faroese), Jani, Janika, Janina, Janne, Johanna, Johannes, Joni, Jouni, Juhana, Juhani (Finnish), Jean, Jeanne, Johanne, Yann (French), Xoán, Xoana (Galician), Ioane, Ivane, Vano (Georgian), Jan, Jana, Janina, Johann, Johanna, Johannes (German), Gianna, Giannis, Ioanna, Ioannis, Yanna, Yannis, Yiannis, Gianni, Yanni, Yianni (Greek), Keoni (Hawaiian), Yochanan (Hebrew), Iván, János, Johanna (Hungarian), Jóhann, Jóhanna, Jóhannes, Jón, Jóna (Icelandic), Yohanes (Indonesian), Chevonne, Eoin, Seán, Sean, Shane, Shavonne, Shevaun, Shevon, Síne, Siobhán (Irish), Giovanna, Giovanni, Ivan, Ivano (Italian), Johanna, Johannes, Joannes (Late Roman), Jānis (Latvian), Sjang, Sjeng (Limburgish), Janina, Jonas (Lithuanian), Ivan, Ivana, Jovan, Jovana, Ivo, Vancho, Vančo (Macedonian), Ean, Juan (Manx), Hann, Jan, Jon (Medieval English), Jehan, Jehanne, Johanne (Medieval French), Joan (Occitan), Yahya (Persian), Iwan, Jan, Janina, Janusz, Joanna (Polish), Joana, João (Portuguese), Ioan, Ioana, Ion, Iancu, Ionel, Ionuț, Nelu (Romanian), Ioann, Ivan, Vanya, Yana, Zhanna, Ivanna (Russian), Juhán (Sami), Giuanna, Giuanne (Sardinian), Eoin, Iain, Ian, Jean, Seonag, Sìne (Scottish), Ivan, Ivana, Ján, Jana (Slovak), Ivan, Ivana, Jan, Jana, Janez, Žan (Slovene), Iván, Juan, Juana, Xuan (Spanish), Yahya (Turkish), Ivan, Yana (Ukrainian), Evan, Iefan, Ieuan, Ifan, Ioan, Iwan, Siân, Siôn, Siwan (Welsh)
  Croatia
2009
  Slovenia
not
ranked
2016