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Girl Name: Fanya

Name: Fanya
Pronunciation: \f(a)-nya, fan-ya\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: young deer; from France; crown, garland
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Fania, Fawnya, Fenya, Vanya
Similar Names: Danya, Manya, Panya, Tanya


Fanya \f(a)-nya, fan-ya\ as a girl's name is a variant of Fawn (Old French), Frances (Latin) and Stephanie (Greek), and the meaning of Fanya is "young deer; from France; crown, garland".

The baby name Fanya sounds like Fania, Fawnya, Fenya and Vanya. Other similar baby names are Danya, Manya, Panya and Tanya.

View a list of the 3 names that reference Fanya.


Fanya is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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