Gender: Female
Origin: English
Meaning: Created Name

The name Vanessa means Created Name and is of English origin. Vanessa is a name that's been used primarily by parents who are considering baby names for girls.

Invented by the poet Jonathan Swift for his friend Esther Van Homrigh. It's the combination of the names Van and Esther. Vanessa Marcil, actress. Vanessa Hudgens, singer/actress. Vanessa Williams, actress/singer. Vanessa Angel, actress. Vanessa Rousso, professional poker player and reality TV star.

Variations include: Vannessa
People who like the name Vanessa also like the names: Olivia, Charlotte, Victoria, Valerie, Veronica, Violet, Penelope, Ethan, Benjamin, Oliver, Jackson, Henry, Isaac, Caleb

Stats for the Name Vanessa

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checkmark Vanessa is currently #269 in U.S. births