What does Inez mean?
Inez [in-ez] as a girls' name is pronounced ee-NEZ, eye-NEZ. It is of Spanish and Latin origin, and the meaning of Inez is "pure". Variant of Agnes. Designer Inès de la Fressange.
Associated with: pure (virgin).
(female) Ianez, Inis, ..
(male) Inid, Inis, .. Middle name pairings:
Inez Raya (I.R.), ..
How popular is Inez?
Inez is a very prominent first name for women (#328 out of 4276, Top 8%) and a slightly less prominent last name for all people (#74675 out of 150436, Top 50%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Inez reached its top position of #104 in the U.S. in the 1900s, but is not ranked currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Agnes (#1272 from current records), Una, Ina, Anis and Ines are the popular related forms of Inez. Usage of these forms of Inez was widespread 125 years ago (usage of 0.69%) and has become significantly less since (usage 0.01%, ▼98.9%).
Inez▼ is pronounced similarly to Innes, Inness and Innis. Other suggested similar names are Inda, Indee, Indu, Inga▼, Inge, Inger, Inya, Ione▼, Iren, Ivee and Ivey. These names tend to be less frequently used than Inez.See names in meaning and etymology.