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Girl Names Starting with An-

An- baby names and what they mean, with 81 results. An- names are used more often as feminine names. Adoption of these girl names reached its highest in the 1880s (ADOPTION OF 10.32%) and has become significantly less since (ADOPTION 2.08%, 79.8% LESS), with names like Ann going out of style. The most trendy birth names in this compilation are Anastasia (#216), Annalise (#409), Anaya (#405), Andi (#911) and Anniston (#1035), while Angles (TOP 20%) and Anand (9%) are familiar An- surnames. Here is the list of An- names for boys.

An- names

Ana - Anda | Anda - Anise | Anita - Annot | Annunciata - Anwen | Anya

Ana - Anda

Ana and variants

Ana1, var. Anka, Anica, Anarosa1, Anamarie, Analena, Anamaria, Analeigh, Analee
Derived fr. Hebrew word. "Favored grace." Usage of Ana, Analeigh, etc. as children's names in 2015 was down 27.9% compared to 2005.

Anabel and variants

Anabel, var. Annabelle, Annabella, Annabel, Anabelle
Combination of Anna and Belle. Anabell is also a slightly prominent girl's name.

Source fr. Hebrew language. "Heron." Rare. Compare Anafa with popular -fa surnames Alaffa (UPPER 87%), Arfa (90%). See also Anaya.


.. The name may be derived from .. Well-used, with usage of 0.023% for Anahi as a baby name in 2015, higher than 0.022% the previous year. See also Annah.

From Persian element. "Immaculate, undefiled." Scarce. Anahita is not listed in the US Census.

Agnes and variants

Annise, Annisah, Annisa, Annis, Annice, Anniesse, Anneyce, Annest, Annais, Anise, Anissa, Anis, Anessa, Anais1
Var. of Agnes. From Greek. "Pure, holy." Well-used, with usage of 0.01% for Anais and variants as birth names in 2015, higher than 0.009% a year ago.

Anais and variants

Anais2, var. Anayas
Stems fr. French, Hebrew languages. Ana´s is a variant of .. Popularly used, with usage of 0.01% for Anais and Anayas as children's names in 2015, higher than 0.009% a year ago.


Derived fr. American language. Invented name from a combination of .. Popular girls' name. See also Amalya.

Spanish combined form of Ana and .. Rare. Analilia, like Adalicia, Attilia, ends with -ia. See also Analisia.

Ananda and variants

Ananda, var. Anda1
Origin fr. Sanskrit word. "Ultimate bliss." Ananda is commonly used as a birth name among these variations.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of An- names: Ana, Anabel, Anabelle, Anahi, Anais

Top 2000 baby names ranking of An- names: Analee, Analeigh, Analia, Anamaria, Ananda

Top 2000 baby names ranking of An- names: Anastacia, Anastasia, Anaya, Anessa, Anis

Top 2000 baby names ranking of An- names: Anissa, Anna, Annabel, Annabella, Annabelle

Top 2000 baby names ranking of An- names: Annice, Annis, Anya

Root fr. Akan. "Fourth-born child." Anani is unique as a baby name. See also Amani.

Form of Rosa. Source fr. Latin element. "Rose." A girls' name which is only intermittently used.

Anastasia and variants

Anastasia, var. Anya, Anstice, Anstass, Annastasia, Anestassia, Anna, Anasztasia, Anasztaizia, Anastazia, Anastatia, Anastay, Anastassia, Anastasiya, Anastasija, Anastashia, Anastasie, Anastasha, Anastase, Anastaise, Ana2, Anastacia
Source fr. Greek language. "Resurrection." Usage of Anastasia and variants as girls' names in 2015 was down 31.4% compared to a decade ago.

Anat, var. Anath
Origin fr. Hebrew language. "To sing." Anat and Anath are scarce as female names.

Anatolia, var. Anatolya, Anatola
Origin fr. Greek element. "Break of day." Uncommon, with the androgynous -ia suffix for Anatolia, like Analilia.


Form of Inaya. Root fr. Arabic word. "Care, protection." Anaya is a scarcely used women's name, occurring regularly (UPPER 1%) as a surname. See also Enaya.

Anaya2, var. Anayeh
Origin fr. Arabic element. "Care, protection." Anayeh and forms were favored as birth names in 2015.

Origin fr. Old French word. "Servant." Ancelote is a scarce female name.

Origin fr. Hebrew. "He (God) has favored me." Ancina was not a Top birth name in 2015. See also Annina.

Annda, Anda2
Forms of Fernanda. Origin fr. Old German. "Ready journey." Ando (TOP 14%), Andal (30%) are popular surnames.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for An- names for girls.

1. Ana - Anda
Ana [Anka, Anica, ..], Anabel [Annabella, Annabelle, ..], Anafa, Anahi, Anahita, Agnes [Annise, Annisah, ..], Anais [Anayas], Analia, Analilia, Ananda [Anda], Anani, Rosa [Anarosa], Anastasia [Anya, Anstice, ..], Anat [Anath], Anatolia [Anatola, Anatolya], Inaya [Anaya], Anaya [Anayeh], Ancelote, Ancina, Fernanda [Anda, Annda]

Alexandra [Anda], Andie [Andi, Andena, ..], Andrea [Andy, Andrine, ..], Andromeda, Anela [Anakela], Anemone [Annaymone, Anneaymone, ..], Angel [Angle, Angelea, ..], Angela [Annjela, Annijilla, ..], Angelica [Anjelika, Anjelique, ..], Angharad, Angusina, Aanya [Ania, Anya], Ania [Aniya, Aniyah], Anice [Annis, Annys, ..], Aniceta [Anniceta, Annicetta, ..], Anika [Anneke, Annika, ..], Anima, Anina [Aninna, Annina], Anisa [Anisah, Annissa], Anise [Anis, Anisette, ..]

Anita [Annitra, Annitta, ..], Anitra, Anjali, Anjanette [Anjeanette, Annjeanette, ..], Anmol, Hannah [Anne, Annie, ..], Ann [Annie], Anna [Anoesj, Anouska, ..], Annabel [Annabella, Annabelle, ..], Annalisa [Annissa, Annelise, ..], Annamaria [Annmaria, Annemarie, ..], Anne [Anyu, Anyshka, ..], Annemae [Annamay, Annemie, ..], Anner, Annette [Annetta, Annettchen, ..], Annis [Anysia, Anyssa, ..], Anniston [Aniston], Honor [Anora, Annora], Annora [Anora, Anorah], Annot

Annunciata [Anunciata, Anunziata, ..], Annwyl [Annwyll, Anwylle], Anona, Anonna [Anona, Annona], Anouska [Anusha, Anyoushka, ..], Selma [Anselma], Anselma, Ainsley [Ansley], Ansley [Anslie, Ansleigh, ..], Ansonia [Ansonya, Annsonya, ..], Antalya [Antaliya], Anthea [Antia, Anthoula, ..], Anthemia [Anthemya, Anthymia, ..], Antigone, Antje, Antoinette [Antwinett, Antwanetta, ..], Antonia [Antonya, Antonnette, ..], Anuhea, Anwar, Anwen [Anwyn]

5. Anya

Anya [Ania, Anja]

Usage comparison for An- names