Given Name ANKE

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: AHN-kə  [details]

Meaning & History

Low German and Dutch diminutive of ANNA and other names beginning with An.
VARIANTS: Anika, Anneke, Anouk, Ans, Antje (Dutch)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Quanna (African American), Hannah (Arabic), Ane, Anne (Basque), Anna, Hanna (Belarusian), Anna, Hannah (Biblical), Anna (Biblical Greek), Channah (Biblical Hebrew), Anna (Biblical Latin), Anna, Annick (Breton), Ana, Anna, Ani, Anka (Bulgarian), Aina, Anna, Anaïs (Catalan), Ana, Hana, Anica, Anita, Anka, Jana, Nensi (Croatian), Anna, Hana, Aneta (Czech), Anna, Anne, Hanna, Ane, Anika, Anita, Annette, Hanne (Danish), Anissa, Ann, Anna, Anne, Hannah, Keanna, Anita, Anneka, Annette, Annie, Annika, Nan, Nance, Nancy, Nanette, Nannie, Nanny, Nettie, Nita (English), Anna, Anu (Estonian), Anna (Faroese), Anna, Anne, Hanna, Anita, Anneli, Anni, Anniina, Annika, Annikki, Annukka, Anu, Hannele, Niina (Finnish), Anne, Hannah, Anaïs, Annette, Annie, Anouk, Ninon (French), Antje (Frisian), Ana, Anano, Ani, Anuki (Georgian), Anna, Anne, Hanna, Hannah, Anika, Anina, Anita, Annett, Annette, Annika, Hanne (German), Anna (Greek), Channah, Hannah, Chanah (Hebrew), Anna, Hanna, Anett, Anikó, Annuska, Panna, Panni (Hungarian), Anna, Hanna (Icelandic), Nainsí (Irish), Anna, Annabella, Annetta (Italian), Anna, Anita (Latvian), Ona (Lithuanian), Ana (Macedonian), Anna, Anne, Hanna, Anita, Annette, Anniken, Hanne (Norwegian), Anna, Anaïs (Occitan), Anna, Hanna, Aneta, Anita, Anka, Hania (Polish), Ana, Anabela, Anita (Portuguese), Ana, Anca, Ani (Romanian), Anna, Ania, Annushka, Anya (Russian), Annag, Nandag (Scottish), Ana, Anica, Anka, Jana (Serbian), Anna, Hana (Slovak), Ana, Anica, Anika, Anita (Slovene), Ana, Anabel, Ani, Anita (Spanish), Anna, Anne, Hanna, Anita, Annette, Annika, Hannah, Hanne (Swedish), Anna, Hanna (Ukrainian), Hena, Henda, Hene, Henye, Hendel (Yiddish)
USER SUBMISSION: Anke
Entry updated October 20, 2016