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) Anisaad, Anisare, ..
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)
Charted below is the birth name statistics of Anisa for girls. 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.