What does Anisa mean?
Anisa /an-isa/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced ah-NEE-sah. It is of Arabic, Persian and Iranian origin, and the meaning of Anisa is "pleasant companion; like love".
How popular is Anisa?
Anisa is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3340 out of 4276, Top 78%) but a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Anisa for girls. Anisa has yet to be ranked in the Top 1000 so far. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Anisa is alike in pronunciation to Anessa, Anissa▼, Annisa, Annisah and Anyssa. Other suggested similar baby names are Alisa▼, Amica, Amika, Amisa, Amisha, Amissa, Anaca, Anais, Anaka, Ania, Anica, Anice, Anicka, Anika▲, Aniko, Anima, Anina, Anis, Anise, Anisha, Anita▼, Aniya▲, Anja, Anka, Annica, Annika▲, Annis▼, Annise, Anusha, Anuska, Anysia, Aunika and Ayisa. These names tend to be less frequently used than Anisa.