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What does Anis mean?

Anis Pronunciation of Anis as a name for girls is a Greek name, and the meaning of Anis is "pure, holy; satisfaction". Anis is a version of Agnes (Greek). Anis is also a form of Anice (Greek). Anis is also used as a variant of Anise.


ASSOCIATED WITH greek, pure (virgin)


VARIANTS Ynez, Inez, Ines, Annys, Annise, Annis, Anniesse, Annice, Anneyce, Aneese

ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA AGNES, ANICE, ANISE Ag, Aggi, Aggie, Aggy, Agi, Agie, Agna, Agnah, Agneis, Agnese, Agness, Agnie, Agnus, Agot, Agy, Agye, Aigneis, Ainah, Anais, Anessa, Anicka, Anisha, Anissa, Annais, Annest, Annick, Annisa, Annisah, Ina, Inah, Una, Unah, Ynes



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How popular is Anis?

Anis is an uncommonly occurring given name for women but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#49563 out of 150436, Top 33%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Anis reached its top position of #1912 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not ranked at the moment. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Anis name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Anis outside U.S.

Which version is better?

Aggie, Agnes (#1204 IN RECENT RANKINGS), Agness, Anais (#848), Anessa, Anice, Anisha, Anissa (#1825), Annice, Annis, Ina, Ines (#1678), Inez and Una are the popular related forms of Anis rated in the Top 2000. These relations of Anis were popular with parents during 1890-1899 (ADOPTION OF 0.97%) and are now significantly less common (ADOPTION 0.04%, DOWN 95.4%), with forms such as Anissa becoming less fashionable. Anais is the most chic girl name in this compilation.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Anis, Aggie, Agnes, Agness, Anais in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Anessa, Anice, Anisha, Anissa, Annice in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Annis, Ina, Ines, Inez, Una in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Anis is alike in pronunciation to Anayas, Annus, Ennis, Euniss, Innes, Innis, Unice and Uniss. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Abia, Adi, Adia, Afia, Ailis, Alanis, Aldis, Alia, Alie, Alis, Alise, Alisz, Alix, Aliz, Allis, Ami, Amia, Amil, Amisa, Amit, Ana, Anat, Anci, Ande, Andy, Anet, Ang, Ange, Angie, Angil, Angy, Ania, Anica, Anika, Aniko, Anisa, Anisah, Anja, Anka, Anke, Anki, Ann, Annes, Anni, Annie, Anny, Antia, Anyu, Ari, Aria, Arie, Arnit, Asia, Avie, Avis, Ayisa, Azia, Cis, Eris, Iris, Kris, Lenis, Lis, Lois, Sis, Tanis and Tris. These names tend to be more commonly used than Anis.

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