Gender / Sex: girl (Vania's also a boy name)
Meaning: brings good news
Related Names: Jane, Vanessa
Sounds Like: Fania, Vana, Vinia, Venia
Variant forms: Vanina, Vanya
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 3672
Vania \v(a)-nia\ as a girl's name is pronounced VAHN-yah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Vania is "brings good news". Short form of Evangelina; variant of Ivana. See also Vanna.
Vania has 2 variant forms: Vanina and Vanya.
For more information, see also related names Jane and Vanessa.
Baby names that sound like Vania are Fania, Vana, Vinia and Venia.
View a list of the 3 names that reference Vania.
Vania is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3672 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)