[ 4 syll. a-fa-na-si, af-an-asi ] The baby boy name Afanasi is pronounced as aa-Faa-NAA-Siy- †. Afanasi is used predominantly in Russian and it is derived from Old Greek origins. Afanasi is a variation of the name Athanasios (Greek).
Afonya (familiar form in Russian) is a variant of the name.
Afanasi is not often used as a baby boy name. It is not listed within the top 1000.
† English pronunciation for Afanasi: AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; F as in "fee (F.IY)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"