What does Anise mean?
Anise /an-ise/ as a girls' name is pronounced a-NISS. Modern name from the aniseed plant (Old French "anis", from Latin and Greek). Other names derived from spices are Clove and Juniper. May also be a variant of Agnes or Anne.
Affiliated girl name: Anice.
Anise has 64 more different relations via Agnes, Anne: Aggie, Aggye, Agi, Agie, Agneis, Agnese, Agness, Agnesse, Agnie, Agnus, Agote, Agye, Aine, Ana▲, Anabel, Anais, Anci, Anelie, Anessa, Anet, Anett, Anette, Anh, Ania, Anica, Anika▲, Aniko, Anissa▼, Anita▼, Anitra, Anka, Anke, Anki, Ann▼, Anna, Annais, Anneke, Annest, Anni, Annice, Annick, Annie▼, Anniesse, Annimae, Annina, Annis▼, Annisa, Annisah, Annise, Annus, Anny, Anona, Anouk, Antje, Anuska, Anya▲, Anyu, Ines▼, Nanice, Nanine, Nonie▼, Oni, Onie▼ and Ynes.Kreatif forms: Anase, Anihe, Anse. [more]
How popular is Anise?
Anise is an uncommon given name for females. Anise is an equivalently unique last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Anise and affiliated names. Popular varying forms of Anise (not ranked) are Aggie, Agnes, Aine, Ana (#222 last year), Anabel (#910), Anais, Anika (#519), Anissa, Anita, Anitra, Ann (#945), Anna (#34), Anne (#553), Annie (#311), Annis, Anya (#472), Ines, Juniper (#490), Nonie and Onie. Usage of these relations of Anise was more pronounced among parents a century ago (adoption of 0.345%) and is almost as conventional today (adoption 0.227%, 34% less). Anna is the continual favorite, though Anya has become trendy as well over time, while forms such as Agnes have become less popular. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
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Anise is pronounced similarly to Annys, Ennis, Eunice▼, Euniss, Innis, Unice and Uniss. Other suggested similar baby names are Adie, Adine, Aide, Ailse, Aime, Alice▲, Alie, Aline▼, Alis, Alisa▼, Alise, Alisse, Alisz, Aliye, Alize▼, Aloise, Alyse, Amice, Amie▼, Amiee, Amisa, Analise, Ande, Andee, Andie, Andre, Anelise, Ange, Angie▼, Angle, Anikee, Anima, Anina, Anique, Anisa, Anisah, Anisha, Aniya▲, Anthe, Aoife, Arie▼, Arisje, Arlise, Arnice, Ase, Avice, Avie, Avis▼, Ayisa, Azize, Danise, Denise▼, Elise▲, Ilise, Janise, Jenise, Lise, Loise, Luise, Renise, Rise and Venise. These names tend to be more commonly used than Anise.