Wanja - Meaning of Wanja

What does Wanja mean?

[ syll. wa-nja, wan-ja ] The baby boy name Wanja is also used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is WAENJHAH †. Wanja is used predominantly in the Russian language and its origin is Hebrew. Wanja is a diminutive form (Russian) of the name Iwan (Polish, Russian, Ukrainian, and Welsh) as well as a variant of the name John (English and Hebrew).

See also the related categories, hebrew and russian.

Wanja is unusual as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. Out of the group of boy names directly linked to Wanja, John was the most popular in 2018.

Baby names that sound like Wanja include Wingi, Wingie, Wingy, Winky, Juancho, Juanjo, Juanma, Wamocha, Wamocho, Wamocka, Wamocko, Wanjohi, Wioming, Wyoming, Juanjose, Wanageeska, Wanageiska, Wanageska, Wanagieska, and Wanagiska.

† approx English pronunciation for Wanja: W as in "we (W.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"

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