Venetia

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1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Venetia mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Venetia

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     Italian
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     Latin
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User Submitted Meanings

  • A submission from Pennsylvania, United States says the name Venetia means "Gem of the sea".
  • A user from South Africa says the name Venetia is of Latin origin and means "The blessed one".
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  1. A region of northeastern Italy on the Adriatic
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  1. A female given name of debated meaning used since the late Middle Ages.

Venetia was also found in the following language(s): Latin

Notable Persons Named Venetia

Her career lasted from 1957 to 1961. Venetia was given the name Joanna Venetia Invicta Stevenson on March 10th, 1938. Venetia is also known as Stevenson and Joanna Venetia Invicta.

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Venetia was given the name Venetia Katharine Douglas Burney by her parent Charles Fox Burney on July 11th, 1918. She passed away on April 30th, 2009.

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Venetia was born on May 10th, 1960.

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Venetia was born on January 28th, 1922. She died on March 7th, 1997.

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Venetia was born in 1975.

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1916 9 9 0
1917 10 10 0
1918 8 8 0
1920 9 9 0
1921 6 6 0
1922 8 8 0
1923 10 10 0
1924 12 12 0
1925 10 10 0
1926 7 7 0
1927 12 12 0
1929 5 5 0
1930 5 5 0
1931 6 6 0
1932 9 9 0
1933 14 14 0
1934 6 6 0
1935 5 5 0
1937 6 6 0
1938 10 10 0
1940 10 10 0
1943 8 8 0
1944 6 6 0
1949 9 9 0
1950 9 9 0
1951 7 7 0
1952 6 6 0
1953 9 9 0
1954 11 11 0
1955 7 7 0
1956 45 45 0
1957 84 84 0
1958 99 99 0
1959 84 84 0
1960 89 89 0
1961 57 57 0
1962 44 44 0
1963 28 28 0
1964 19 19 0
1965 21 21 0
1966 21 21 0
1967 14 14 0
1968 22 22 0
1969 16 16 0
1970 13 13 0
1971 21 21 0
1972 10 10 0
1973 18 18 0
1974 7 7 0
1975 11 11 0
1976 12 12 0
1977 18 18 0
1978 23 23 0
1979 16 16 0
1980 13 13 0
1981 19 19 0
1982 11 11 0
1983 15 15 0
1984 9 9 0
1985 9 9 0
1986 9 9 0
1987 11 11 0
1988 13 13 0
1989 11 11 0
1990 5 5 0
1991 6 6 0
1992 11 11 0
1993 9 9 0
1994 9 9 0
1995 8 8 0
1996 9 9 0
1997 5 5 0
1998 9 9 0
1999 7 7 0
2000 7 7 0
2001 6 6 0
2003 8 8 0
2010 5 5 0
2012 5 5 0
2017 5 5 0
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International Interest for Venetia

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Popularity of Venetia as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Venetia

  • How Popular is the name Venetia? Venetia is the 9,064th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Venetia have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,275 babies born with the first name Venetia in the United States. That's more than enough people named Venetia to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Venetia? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1916 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Venetia first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Venetia is Tuesday, December 15th, 1868.
  • What year had the most people named Venetia born? The highest recorded use of the first name Venetia was in 1958 with a total of 99 babies.
  • Random Venetia Factoid: According to the 1958 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Venetia is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 7 babies in California have the same name as you in 1958.
  • Weird things about the name Venetia: Your name in reverse order is Aitenev. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ineteav. How do you pronounce that?

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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).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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