Ananias name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Boy
Origin: Hebrew
Usage: English, Finnish, Swedish, Danish and Norwegian
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Ananias a-na-nias
Meaning: God was Gracious
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What does Ananias mean?

Acclaimed and Evergreen boy name Ananias is used commonly in English, Danish, Swedish, Finnish and Norwegian that of Hebrew origin, meaning of Ananias is "God was Gracious". Ananias is form of The Hebrew Name חֲנַנְיָה Meaning God is Gracious in Nordic and Greek languages.

How do I pronounce Ananias?

The three syllabled name Ananias is pronounced, a-na-nias.

Variants of Ananias

Anani, Annas

Names that rhyme with Ananias

How popular is the name Ananias?

Ananias is a unique baby name in United States, it has been in use since 1883 and was able to reach the top 900 names. In 1883, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 892 on boy names chart when 36 babies were named Ananias.

Over 645 people have been named Ananias in United States. But Ananias is a popular baby name in Brazil where every 1 in 10000 have the name as well as in, Philippines and Mozambique.

As per our research, over 60000 people has been named Ananias globally.

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Ananias in Nordic countries

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Here's what numbers has to say about Ananias

You are an adventurer who follows his intuition. Let go of your past before it ruins your future because your future is bright. You need to practice listening. You have the heart of a warrior. You hang around with different people, so you can widen your life perspective and expand your knowledge. People often mistake you for a fool but you always find an indirect way to prove them wrong. It's time you change your attitude when it comes to love and start focusing on your goals.

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Famous people named Ananias

  • Ananias Davisson, singing school teacher
  • Ananias of Damascus, [http://studybible
  • Ananias of Adiabene, Jewish merchant and mendicant proselytizer, probably of Hellenistic origin
  • Ananias Dare, colonist of the Roanoke Colony of 1587


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