Fani is a female Greek name, deriving from the name Theofania. Both Fani and Theofania are associated with the manifestation of God, as the word ‘theofania” in ancient Greek refers to the appearance of god to man. Fani is the female respective of Fanis and, thus, celebrates her nameday both on January 6th – the Epiphany day in Greece ( Theofania day )- and March 12th, the day of Saint Theofanis.
Male version of name Fani: Fanis
Nameday of name Fani: January 6th – theofania, March 12th
Origin of name Fani
Name Fani derives from the name Theofania, which is the female respective of name Theofanis. Additional information on the name Theofanis and its origins can be found at the pertinent post for the name Theofanis.
Nicknames deriving from name Fani
As mentioned, Fani is a nickname, deriving from the name Theofania, which features a few more nicknames and diminutives. The most common ones are: Fanoula, Fanitsa, Nitsa, Theofano, Fania, Fenia
The Names’ Fairy reveals the meaning of name Fani
Fani is a very charming woman who likes having close relationship with her family and friends. She is very rational and she is the right person to trust if you have any kind of problem.