[ 2 syll. ve-nya, ven-ya ] The baby boy name Venya is also used as a girl name. It is pronounced as VAHNYaa †. Venya is a Russian name of Latin and Hebrew origin.
Venya is a Russian pet form of the name Benedict (English).
Venya is also a contraction of the name Venyamin (Russian) as well as a Russian variant of the name Benjamin (English, French, German, and Hebrew).
See also the related categories, hebrew and russian.
Venya is unusual as a baby name for boys. It is listed outside of the top 1000 names. Among the group of boy names directly linked to Venya, Benjamin was the most popular in 2018.
Baby names that sound like Venya include Vahane, Vahann, Vaino, Vama, Vanni, Vanya, Veni, Venu, Vian, Vieno, Vinay, Vinnie, Vinny, Vivyan, Vonney, Vonnie, Vonny, Vyom, Vamana, and Vania.
† English pronunciation for Venya: V as in "vow (V.AW)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"