Listen to the German pronunciation of Vanessa. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:
Typically born between 1980 and 2005
English fantasy name invented by Jonathan Swift (1667-1745) for his intimate friend Esther Vanhomrigh. It seems to have been derivated from the first syllable of her Dutch surname and the name ending -essa, possibly influenced by the first syllable of her given name.