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What does Anahita mean?

Anahita Pronunciation of Anahita [anahi-ta] as a girls' name is of Persian origin, and the meaning of Anahita is "immaculate, undefiled". This is the Old Persian form of the name of an Iranian goddess worshipped as the divinity of "the Waters", associated with fertility, healing and wisdom. She is referred to as Ana´tis by the Greeks and Romans.

Related girl name: Anahi.

Associated with: old, goddess, waters, healing (life), wisdom, greeks, romans.


Creative forms:
(female) Anahila, Anahima, ..

(male) Anahime, Anahiva, ..

Middle name pairings:
Anahita Lesly (A.L.), ..

How popular is Anahita?

Anahita is an unusual given name for females and an uncommon last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with similar and related girl names. The only popular alternative form of Anahita (outside Top 2000) is Anahi (#618 a year ago). Adoption of this form of Anahita was at its highest in the year 2006 (#290) and is now much diminished. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Anahi in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Anahita and related baby names outside U.S.