Usage Central African (Rare)
Pronounced Pron. an-WAR-eet
Other Forms FormsAnoalite (Lingala), Anwarite
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Contributor Contrib.anonymous on 7/24/2008
Of uncertain origin, allegedly meaning "one who laughs at war". This is best known as the name of the Blessed Marie-Clémentine Anuarite Nengapeta (1939-1964), a Congolese nun who was killed at the age of 24 during the Congo Crisis; she was beatified by Pope John Paul II in 1985.