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Innes /in-nes/ as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Innes) is of Scottish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Innes is "island". Place name from inis, the name of a barony in Moray. Traditionally a male name, it is now used occasionally as a female name, perhaps influenced by Ines, the Spanish form of Agnes.


Innes has 2 variants: Ines and Inness.

Related girl name: Ennis.

Innes has 40 more different relations via Agnes, Ines: Agie, Agna, Agnah, Agneis, Agnese, Agness, Agnessa, Agnesse, Agneta, Agnie, Agnus, Agye, Aigneis, Ainah, Anais, Anessa, Anis, Anise, Anissa, Annais, Annest, Anneyce, Annice, Anniesse, Annis, Annisa, Annisah, Annise, Ina, Inah, Inessa, Inez, Nesi, Oona, Oonah, Senga, Una, Unah, Ynes and Ynez.

Innes has 1 masculine form: Ennis.

Kreatif forms: Imnes, Inanes, Innesiee. [more]

pinHow popular is Innes?

Innes is an unusual first name for women but a very prominent last name for all people (#10714 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Agnes, Anais, Anissa, Annis, Ina, Ines, Inez and Una are the popular alternative forms of Innes (outside Top 1000). Other variants, like Agye, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Innes was more pronounced during the years 1900-1909 (average #525) and has become significantly less since, with versions such as Anissa, Ina, Ines, Inez and Una falling out of style. Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the girl name Innes and related names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)

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

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Ines, Inez, Una in U.S.

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

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Innes is pronounced similarly to Annus, Annys and Innis. Other recommended similar baby names are Annes, Inge and Innga. These names tend to be more frequently used than Innes.