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Ann Meaning


What does Ann mean?

The name Ann is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Ann is "favor, grace".

Ann is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 3 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Ann.

The Given Name Ann

Ann is a form of Anna. See Anna for further details.

Ann is good for parents who want a name that is daring and valiant.

A name fit for a child full of allure and distinction, a little explorer.

Although unique, your little fearless Ann, is sure to make it a memorable one.

Ann falls into the classic name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Ann Meyers.

Ann Popularity

In the U.S. in 2017, it ranked 1,023 in baby name popularity for girls with 251 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 993 in baby name popularity for girls with 265 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

View the Ann Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Ann has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Ann to other names.

Ann Related Names

Ann is a form of Anna.

Variants of the name Ann include Ainne, Anise, Anne.

Ann has the diminutives (nicknames) Nana, Nancy, Nanny.

Famous Anns

  • Ann Meyers ~ Basketball Player

Ann Numerology

What will your new littleAnn be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Ann are often memorable and euphoric but most of all they are read more >>

Ann Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Ann.

Just for fun, see the name Ann 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 Ann in Nautical Flags page.