Anaïs meaning and origin

Gender: Girl
Origin: Hebrew
Usage: French
Meaning: He (God) Was Gracious, Graceful, Grace and Mercy
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Widely Accepted girl name Anaïs means "He (God) Was Gracious, Graceful, Grace or Mercy", largely used in French has origin in Hebrew. The name is celebrated on July 26th.

Variants of Anaïs

Anna, Aenne, Anella, Anki, Hanna, Ans, Aemiliana, Anacarolina, Anelle, Ankie, Annkristin, Hana, Hanka, Jehanne, Ieuan, Johanan, Jane, Amalia, Amalie, Emily, Amelia

Names that rhyme with Anaïs

Popularity of Anaïs

Anaïs was a very popular name in France. Over 129605 babies have been given the name in 117 years. When at its peak in 1993, 6570 girls were bestowed the name and it was ranked at 4th position. However after 117 years, the name is on free fall on the charts but still dominating the charts. Moreover, the name has been to the top 5 baby names 1 times Anaïs used to be a common name in Belgium, first appeared in 1995 and over 5294 babies have been given the name in 24 years. At the peak of its usage in 1995,. However after 24 years, the name is on free fall on the charts but it is still going strong.

Anaïs is a familiar baby name in Switzerland, it has been in use since 1998 and was able to reach the top 100 names. In 2006, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 62 on girl names chart when 100 babies were given the name Anaïs. There are over 1560 babies that have been given the name Anaïs in Switzerland. But Anaïs is a popular baby name in Venezuela where every 1 in 3000 have the name as well as in Spain. At least, 130000 people around the globe have been given the name as per our estimate.


Anaïs in Nordic countries

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Namesakes of Anaïs

    Anaïs Nin, French-American diarist, essayist, novelist
  • Anaïs Lameche, former Swedish pop singer and original member of the Swedish pop group Play
  • Anaïs Croze, French singer
  • Anaïs Mitchell, American singer-songwriter and musician
  • Anaïs Morand, Swiss pair skater and Red Bull Crashed Ice competitor
  • Anaïs Chevalier is a French athlete competing in biathlon, winner of a silver medal at the 2016 World Biathlon Championships and a bronze medal at the 2015 European Biathlon Championships, both in the relay event.
  • Actor Anaïs Chunleau, well-known for movie Roland's Pass

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