Given Name ANNIS

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: AN-is  [details]

Meaning & History

Medieval English form of AGNES.
VARIANTS: Agnes, Annice, Inez
DIMINUTIVES: Aggie, Nan, Nance, Nancy
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Agnesa (Albanian), Agnes, Hagne (Ancient Greek), Oanez (Breton), Agnès (Catalan), Agneza, Ines, Janja, Nensi (Croatian), Anežka (Czech), Agnes, Agnete, Agnetha, Agnethe (Danish), Agnes, Nes, Neske (Dutch), Age (Estonian), Aune, Iines (Finnish), Agnès, Inès (French), Agnes (German), Ágnes, Ági (Hungarian), Agnes (Icelandic), Aignéis, Nainsí (Irish), Agnese, Ines (Italian), Agnese, Agnija, Inese (Latvian), Nes, Neske (Limburgish), Agnė, Inesa (Lithuanian), Agnija (Macedonian), Agnes, Agnete, Agnetha, Agnethe (Norwegian), Agnieszka, Jagienka, Jagna, Jagusia (Polish), Inês (Portuguese), Agnessa (Russian), Agnija, Janja (Serbian), Agnesa, Agneša (Slovak), Ines, Neža (Slovene), Inés (Spanish), Agnes, Agneta, Agnetha (Swedish), Nest, Nesta (Welsh)

Categories

animals, baby animals, chastity, medieval, sheep, virtues
Entry updated July 2, 2008