Annis name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Old Greek
Usage: English and Scottish
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Annis a-NEES
Meaning: The Pure and The Chaste
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What does Annis mean?

Prevailing and Ceaseless Annis has its origin in Old Greek is a unisex name is used dominantly in English and Scottish. Annis is a variation of admired and evergreen Inez. Inez is a variation of venerable, well-liked and saintly Agnes.

Prevailing and Ceaseless Inez has its origin in Old Greek, Inez means "The Chaste and The Pure".

How do I pronounce Annis?

You can pronounce the two syllabled name Annis as a-NEES. There are multiple ways to say the baby name, i.e., a(n)-nis.

Variants of Annis

Anneis, Inez, Hagne, Agnes, Ag, Anise, Aggi, Agne

Names that rhyme with Annis

How popular is the name Annis?

Annis is a familiar baby name in United States, it had been in use since 1880 and was last seen in 2008, during its 95 years of usage, it was able to reach the top 600 names.

In 1883, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 536 on girl names chart when 82 babies were named Annis. There are over 2921 babies that have been given the name Annis in United States.

Annis is an uncommon baby name in England and Wales, its highest ever rank is 1666 (1997) in its 16 years run on England and Wales naming chart. Also, it is uncommon in France, where it has been in use since 1988 and peaked in 1998 when it ranked 1954th.

Annis is a common name in Indonesia while somewhat familiar name in Venezuela, India, England, Dominican Republic and Papua New Guinea. As per our findings, over 5000 people has been named Annis globally.

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Numerological aspects of Annis

Your decision to keep fighting for things even when they're falling apart sometimes ruins self-confidence. You are an adventurer who follows his intuition. You believe that nothing is impossible until your heart beats. You are an active person who always plans every detail but has plan B in your sleeve, in case something goes wrong. You love your freedom and respect other people's freedom too.

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  •  Oxana - Oxana's meaning is Hospitality or The Hospitable came from Old Greek used as a girl name is notably used in Finnish, Norwegian and Danish
  •  Stiafen - Specifically used in Rhaeto-Romanic, Stiafen is used as a boy name, meaning of Stiafen is "The Crowned or The Crowned" came from Old Greek
  •  Belun came from Old Greek and Slavonic, meaning of Belun is "Bethlehem and God is with Us" is bestowed upon boys. Belun is resultant of Belen.
  •  Deliane - Girl name Deliane means "Born on the Island of Delos, From Délos or Light Coming from the Island of Delos". It is rooted from Old Greek language is used prevalently in German
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Sibling Names for Annis

If you're looking for a name to complement the elegant and unique sound of Annis, consider the following names for siblings. These names are equally as stylish and distinctive, and will make a perfect match for your little one's name. Here are some of our top picks!

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Famous people named Annis

  • Annis Boudinot Stockton, American poet
  • Annis Gillie, British physician and medical researcher
  • Annis Stukus, Canadian football player


  1. Social Security Administration,
  2. Office for National Statistics,
  3. Institut national de la statistique et des études économiques,
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