First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Banessa

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Alt. Meaning

B is for bewitch, your charm is undeniable.

A is for attractive, inside and out

N is for nice, need I say more?

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

S is for success, in all you will do.

S is for serious, not always joking.

A is for approachable, constantly meeting new people

Fun Facts about the name Banessa

  • How Popular is the name Banessa? Banessa is the 18,854th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Banessa have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 390 babies born with the first name Banessa in the United States. That's more than enough people named Banessa to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Banessa? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1976 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Banessa first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Banessa is Wednesday, December 5th, 1951.
  • What year had the most people named Banessa born? The highest recorded use of the first name Banessa was in 1998 with a total of 28 babies.
  • Random Banessa Factoid: According to the 1981 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Banessa is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1981.
  • Weird things about the name Banessa: Your name in reverse order is Assenab. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Abeasns. How do you pronounce that?

What Banessas Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Banessa born Oct 7, 1932

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Romania approximately on 1875. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).