[ 4 syll. va-ra-na-si, var-an-asi ] The baby girl name Varanasi is pronounced VahRaaNAHZ-iy- †. Varanasi's language of origin is Sanskrit and it is predominantly used in the Indian language. The name is of the meaning 'from the city Benares'.
Varanasi is an infrequently used baby name for girls. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Varanasi include Varonica, Varonika, Vereena, Verenace, Verenase, Verenice, Verennase, Verhonica, Verinica, Vermekea, Vermekeah, Vermekia, Vermekiah, Verohnica, Veronicah, Veronicca, Veronicha, Veronicka, Veronika, and Veronike.
† English pronunciation for Varanasi: V as in "vow (V.AW)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"