[ syll. a-fa-na-siy, af-anas-iy ] The baby boy name Afanasiy is pronounced as AEFAHNEYS-iy †. Afanasiy is used mostly in Russian and its language of origin is Old Greek. Afanasiy is a derivative of the Greek name Athanasios.
Afanasiy is an uncommon baby boy name. It is not in the top 1000 names.
A baby name that sounds like Afanasiy is the Russian name Afanasii.
† approx English pronunciation for Afanasiy: AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; F as in "fee (F.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"