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Vanessa - Letter V - Girl Baby Names

In our Vanessa girl name guide we feature name meaning, origin and other useful facts.

  • Vanessa
  • Meaning: Butterflies
  • Origin: Greek
  • Gender: Girl
  • Statistics: Since 1880, there have been roughly 243,020 girls given the name Vanessa. That is approximately 0.14% of the recorded babies born in the united states. The name Vanessa is most popular in .
  • Similar sounding names: Vanesa, Vanessa, Venessa, Venice, Venus
  • Popularity of Vanessa:
    YearRankTotal 2012 122 2,540 2011 118 2,614 2010 107 2,878 2009 91 3,516 2008 77 4,028 2007 71 4,439 2006 79 4,161 2005 79 4,090 2004 75 4,345 2003 70 4,350 2002 68 4,452