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Fanny - Meaning of Fanny

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Meaning of the name FannyStephaniePhoebeFrancescaFrancesStevieFrankieEuphemiaEstefaniTeenaFannieEstefaniaStephenieStefanieStephaniaEffieFrancisStephanyStephaineFranFrancineStefani

[ 2 syll. fan-ny, fa-nny ] The baby girl name Fanny is pronounced FAA-Niy- or FAEN-iy- †. Fanny's origin is Old Greek and Italian, and its use, English and French.

Fanny is a pet form of Euphemia (English and German) in the English language.

Fanny is also a pet form of Frances (English) in the English and French languages.

Fanny is also a pet form of Stephanie (English and German) in the English and French languages.

See also the related categories, italian and french.

Fanny is an uncommon baby name for girls. At the modest height of its usage in 1907, 0.030% of baby girls were given the name Fanny. Its ranking then was #348. The baby name has since fallen from favor, and is of only very light use today. In 2018, within the group of girl names directly linked to Fanny, Stephanie was the most popular.

Baby names that sound like Fanny include Fani, Fanni, Fannie, Fabiene, Fabienne, Fainne, Fanya, Faunee, Fauney, Fauni, Faunie, Fauny, Fawna, Fayane, Fayanne, Fayna, Feeney, Fehime, Fei Yen, and Femai.

† Pronunciation for Fanny: F as in "fee (F.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)"


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