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What does Inez mean?

Inez Pronunciation of Inez 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)


VARIANTS Ines, Inesita, Inessa, Inetta, Ynes, Ynesita, Ynez

OTHER FORMS VIA AGNES Anis, Ina, Inah, Una, Unah



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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, 2018)

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

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

Which version is better?

Agnes (#1204 FROM CURRENT RECORDS), Ines (#1678), Anis, Ina and Una are the popular related forms of Inez. Usage of these forms of Inez was widespread 128 years ago (USAGE OF 0.95%) and has become significantly less since (USAGE 0.02%, 98%).

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

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

Similar Names

Inez is pronounced similarly to Innes, Inness and Innis. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Inda, Indee, Indu, Inga, Inge, Inger, Inya, Ione, Iren, Ivee and Ivey. These names tend to be less frequently used than Inez.

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