Vanya is a diminutive form of the name Ivan (Belorussian, Czech, English, Russian, Slavic, and Ukrainian) in the Russian language.
Vanya is also a variant of the name John (English and Hebrew) in the Russian language.
Vanya is not regularly used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. Within the group of boy names directly linked to Vanya, John was the most frequently used in 2018.
† English pronunciation for Vanya: V as in "vow (V.AW)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"