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Agnes Meaning


What does Agnes mean?

The name Agnes is of Greek, English and French origin.

The meaning of Agnes is "pure, chaste".

Agnes is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ag-nes.

The Given Name Agnes

Agnes is a great choice for parents looking for a more unique name.

A special name that is sure to be loved.

Agnes is also great as a middle name.

Agnes falls into the classic name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Agnes Bruckner, and Agnes Cao Guiying.

Agnes Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,204 in baby name popularity for girls with 195 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,206 in baby name popularity for girls with 198 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

Want to see how Agnes sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Agnes Name Popularity Page.

Agnes Related Names

Variants of the name Agnes include Agnus, Aikaterine.

The names Aghna, Agna, Agne, Agnella, Agnese, Agnessa, Agneta, Agnetha, Agnethe, Agnieszka, Aigneis, Aineki, Akeneki, Anesa, Anezka, Annice, Annis, Aune, Iines, Oanez, Ynes, Ynez are all forms of Agnes.

Agnes has the diminutives (nicknames) Aggi, Aggie, Aggy, Aggye, Nest, Nesta.

Famous Agness

  • Agnes ~ 1 hurricane
  • Agnes Bruckner ~ Actress
  • Agnes Cao Guiying ~ Saint
  • Agnes de Jesus ~ Saint
  • Agnes Le Thi Thanh ~ Saint
  • Agnes Moorehead ~ Actress
  • Agnes of Assisi ~ Saint
  • Agnes of Bavaria ~ Saint
  • Agnes of Bohemia ~ Saint
  • Agnes of Poitiers ~ Saint
  • Agnes of Rome ~ Saint
  • Agnes Phila ~ Saint
  • Agnes Takea ~ Saint
  • Agnes Tsao Kouy ~ Saint
  • Agnes Wickfield ~ David Copperfield character

Agnes Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Agnes.

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Agnes Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Agnes in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Agnes.

Just for fun, see the name Agnes in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Agnes in Nautical Flags page.