What does Anneke mean?
Anneke /an-neke/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name. Anneke's name origins are Hausa and Hebrew, and the meaning of Anneke is "sweet-faced; He (God) has favored me". Anneke is a version of Anika (Hausa). Anneke is also a form of Anne (Hebrew): the English version of Hannah. Anneke is also used as a variant of Anna (Hebrew).
How popular is Anneke?
Anneke is an uncommon first name for females. Anneke is a rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Anika (#519 last year), Anna (#34), Anne (#553), Annette, Annie (#311) and Annika (#576) are the prominent variation forms of Anneke (not ranked) ranked in the Top 1000. Variants like Anneka are seldom used. These girl names reached the top of their popularity in the year 2002 (usage of 0.6483%) and have become much less popular since (usage 0.5012%, ▼22.7%), with the forms Anne, Annette and Annie becoming less fashionable. Anika (#519) and Annika (#576) are two of the more fashionable names for newborns among these. Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of Anneke and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)