[ syll. a-fo-nya, af-on-ya ] The baby boy name Afonya is pronounced as AHFAHNYAH †. Afonya is a Russian name of Old Greek origin. Afonya is a diminutive form of the name Afanasi (Russian) as well as a variant transcription of the name Athanasios (Greek).
Afonya is rarely used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.
† approx English pronunciation for Afonya: AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; F as in "fee (F.IY)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; Y as in "you (Y.UW)"