Meaning and name origin
Annise \a-nni-se\ as a girl's name is of Greek and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Annise is "pure, holy; He (God) has favored me". Annise is a variant of Agnes (Greek): Latin form of the Greek name Hagnes, from the feminine form of "hagnos". Also a variant of Ann (Hebrew): simplified form of Anne, the English form of Hannah.
Annise is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Annise and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Ann (#945), Agnes, Inez, Ines and Annis. (2014 statistics).
Annise is also pronounced similarly to Aneese, Anice, Annys, Ennis and Innis. Other suggested similar baby names are Anais, Angie, Anisa, Annais, Anneke, Annes, Annica, Annick, Annie, Annika, Annisa, Annisah and Annissa. These names tend to be more commonly used than Annise.