What does Annus mean?
Annus /an-nus/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls. Annus' name origin is Hebrew, and the meaning of the name Annus is "He (God) has favored me". Annus is an alternate spelling of Anne (Hebrew): the English variation of Hannah. Compare surname Anness.
Annus has 33 more related variations via Anne: Aine, Ana▲, Anci, Anet, Anett, Anh, Ania, Anica, Anika▲, Aniko, Anissa▼, Anita▼, Anka, Anke, Anki, Ann▼, Anna, Anneke, Anni, Annick, Annie▼, Annina, Annora, Annuska, Anny, Anona, Anouk, Anouska, Antje, Anuska, Anya▲, Anyu and Ayn.Kreatif forms: Anaze, Ance, Annusce. [more]
How popular is Annus?
Annus is an uncommonly occurring given name for females. Annus is also an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent alternative forms of Annus (not ranked) are Anna (#34 last year), Ana (#222), Annie (#311), Anya (#472), Anika (#519), Anne (#553), Ann (#945), Anissa, Annis, Anita and Aine. Adoption of these girl names reached its apex during the years 1930-1939 (usage of 0.5062%) and has become much less since (usage 0.3585%, down 29.2%), with versions like Ann, Anne, Anita, Annis and Anissa becoming somewhat dated. Anika (#519), Ana (#222) and Anya (#472) are three of the more contemporarily stylish baby names in this list, with Ana enjoying a rebound in popularity. Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of Annus and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Annus is pronounced similarly to Anis, Annys, Ennis, Innes and Innis. Other suggested similar baby names are Agnus, Anais, Annais, Annes and Annisa. These names tend to be more frequently used than Annus.