What does Agnus mean?
Agnus /ag-nus/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name. Agnus' name origin is Greek, and the meaning of Agnus is "pure, holy". Agnus is an alternate form of Agnes (Greek) with the suffix -us.
Agnus has 33 more related forms via Agnes: Ag, Agafi, Aggi, Aggie, Aggy, Aggye, Aghna, Agi, Agie, Agna, Agnah, Agnessa, Agneta, Agnie, Agnola, Agot, Agota, Agote, Agoti, Agy, Agye, Aigneis, Ainah, Anais, Anis, Anise, Annais, Annest, Annis▼, Annisa, Annise, Ines▼ and Ynes.Kreatif forms: Agnusao, Agnusci, Agnussi. [more]
How popular is Agnus?
Agnus is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#4094 out of 4276, Top 96%) but an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of Agnus and associated names. Ines, Annis, Anais, Agnes and Aggie are the prominent varying forms of Agnus (outside Top 1000). Variants like Agoti are seldom used. Usage of these girl names reached its highest during 1900-1909 (usage of 0.3072%) and is now significantly less, with the forms Agnes, Annis and Ines becoming less trendy. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
A recommended similar baby name is Annus. This name tends to be less commonly used than Agnus.