Given Name ANFISA

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Russian
OTHER SCRIPTS: Анфиса (Russian)
PRONOUNCED: un-FYEE-sə   [details]

Meaning & History

Russian form of the Greek name Ανθουσα (Anthousa), which was derived from Greek ανθος (anthos) "flower". This was the name of a 9th-century Byzantine saint.

Categories

flowers, nature, plants
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Anthousa (Ancient Greek), Anthea, Antheia (Greek Mythology)