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pinWhat does Annis mean?

Annis /an-nis/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced a-NISS. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Annis is "satisfaction".

May also have developed in the Middle Ages as a mainly Scottish form of Agnes, which means "holy" in Greek. Anysia is the name of a fourth-century Thessalonian saint. See also variants of Ann.


Annis has 8 variants: Anessa, Anissa, Annes, Annice, Annisa, Annys, Anysia and Anyssa.

Affiliated girl names: Anniston, Anice and Anne.

Annis has 24 more different relations via Agnes, Ann: Aggi, Aggie, Agi, Agie, Agna, Agnah, Agneis, Agnese, Agness, Agnie, Agnus, Aigneis, Ainah, Anais, Anis, Anise, Annais, Annest, Annie, Anniesse, Annisah, Annise, Ines and Ynes.

Kreatif forms: Adnis, Annisaa, Atnis. [more]

pinHow popular is Annis?

Annis is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2550 out of 4276, Top 60%) and an even more popular surname for both adults and children (#6824 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Charted below is the baby name popularity of Annis for girls. Annis was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its peak position of #688 in the U.S. then, but is not listed currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Annis name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Annis outside U.S.

Below is a charted analysis of the usage of the girl name Annis and associated names. Prominent variation forms of Annis appearing in the Top 1000 are Aggie, Agnes, Anais, Anissa, Ann (#945 last year), Anne (#553), Annie (#311), Anniston (#905) and Ines. Adoption of these girl names reached its most widespread during 1900-1909 (usage of 0.4366%) and has become much less since (usage 0.1286%, down 70.5%), with versions such as Agnes, Anissa, Ann, Anne and Annis becoming somewhat dated. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Annis, Aggie, Agnes, Anais, Anissa in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Ann, Anne, Annie, Anniston, Ines in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Agnes, Annie, Ines outside U.S.

pinSimilar Names

Annis is alike in pronunciation to Annus, Ennis, Innes and Innis. Other suggested similar baby names are Anci, Angie, Anisa, Anki, Anni, Annica, Annick, Annika and Annissa. These names tend to be less commonly used than Annis.