Vannessa

First Name
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Vannessa

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Alt. Meaning

V is for valentine, a sweetheart you are!

A is for admirers, and all that you have!

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

E is for early, promptness is a virtue

S is for secret, that you can certainly keep.

S is for strength, there when needed.

A is for attractive, inside and out

Notable Persons Named Vannessa

Vannessa Vasquez is an actress. She has had major accomplishments since 2010. Vannessa was born in Houston. Vannessa is also known as Vanne.

Popularity:

How popular is the baby name Vannessa in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1951 6 6 0
1952 23 23 0
1953 46 46 0
1954 44 44 0
1955 59 59 0
1956 43 43 0
1957 42 42 0
1958 57 57 0
1959 55 55 0
1960 59 59 0
1961 59 59 0
1962 45 45 0
1963 33 33 0
1964 43 43 0
1965 24 24 0
1966 29 29 0
1967 20 20 0
1968 14 14 0
1969 41 41 0
1970 27 27 0
1971 38 38 0
1972 32 32 0
1973 18 18 0
1974 33 33 0
1975 31 31 0
1976 27 27 0
1977 51 51 0
1978 45 45 0
1979 51 51 0
1980 44 44 0
1981 45 45 0
1982 52 52 0
1983 59 59 0
1984 52 52 0
1985 70 70 0
1986 90 90 0
1987 123 123 0
1988 110 110 0
1989 116 116 0
1990 98 98 0
1991 102 102 0
1992 90 90 0
1993 98 98 0
1994 69 69 0
1995 69 69 0
1996 67 67 0
1997 73 73 0
1998 50 50 0
1999 69 69 0
2000 61 61 0
2001 38 38 0
2002 41 41 0
2003 42 42 0
2004 43 43 0
2005 40 40 0
2006 41 41 0
2007 42 42 0
2008 42 42 0
2009 38 38 0
2010 23 23 0
2011 31 31 0
2012 17 17 0
2013 14 14 0
2014 13 13 0
2015 11 11 0
2016 11 11 0
2017 9 9 0

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Popularity of Vannessa as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Vannessa

  • How Popular is the name Vannessa? Vannessa is the 5,018th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Vannessa have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,198 babies born with the first name Vannessa in the United States. That's more than enough people named Vannessa to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Vannessa? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1951 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Vannessa first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Vannessa is Sunday, October 13th, 1889.
  • What year had the most people named Vannessa born? The highest recorded use of the first name Vannessa was in 1987 with a total of 123 babies.
  • Random Vannessa Factoid: According to the 1999 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Vannessa is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 18 babies in California have the same name as you in 1999.
  • Weird things about the name Vannessa: Your name in reverse order is Assennav. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Naenvssa. How do you pronounce that?

What Vannessas Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Vannessa born Sep 7, 1994

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Germany approximately on 1775. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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