What does Anisa mean?
Anisa [anisa] 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".
Associated with: arabic.
(female) Anisai, Atisa, ..
(male) Anama, Anion, .. Middle name pairings:
Anisa Evalyn (A.E.), ..
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. Demographics)
Anisa was first listed in 1992 and reached its apex rank of #1026 in the U.S. in 2002, and is at #1799 presently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Anisa is alike in pronunciation to Anessa, Anissa▼, Annisa, Annisah, Anyssa and Inessa. Other suggested similar 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.See names in meaning and etymology.