Vanessa name meaning
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Vanessa Name Meaning

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Vanessa

   

Meaning of Vanessa

Butterfly

Vanessa Name Origin

Hebrew
Vanessa name origin
In Old Norse 'Van' (Vanir) Icelandic 'blessa' ("bless"), 'blessing of the Vanir'.
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Greek meaning: This name means: Butterfly. Also, from Phanessa, the mystic goddess of an ancient Greek brotherhood.

Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Vanessa to be: A slim and attractive woman

Latin meaning: The name Vanessa comes from the Latin origin. In Latin the meaning of the name Vanessa is: Of Venus.

In one word, you might describe Vanessa as a(n) "attractive" person.
From Latin vanus, "idle, empty", Latin vacare, "to be empty"; vastus, "empty, waste"vanish; to disappear Etymology: "devoid of real value, idle, unprofitable", from Old French vein, "worthless"; Very good. The name is shared by actress Vanessa Redgrave, singer Vanessa Carlton and actress and singer Vanessa Williams In Old Norse 'Van' (Vanir) Icelandic 'blessa' ("bless"), 'blessing of the Vanir'.
Vanessa also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Australian, British, Chinese, Danish
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Meaning of Vanessa in Hebrew origin/culture for Girl name with history and fame details.