What does Anna mean?
The meaning of Anna is "favor, grace".
It is also of Latin origin, where its meaning is "gracious".
Anna is generally used as a girl's name.
It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced A-nna.
The Given Name Anna
This spelling was used in the Greek and Latin versions of the Old Testament. It appears in the New Testament as the name of a prophetess.
Anna falls into the classic name category.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Anna Akhmatova, and Anna Chlumsky.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 34 in baby name popularity for girls with 5,663 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.
The trend's your friend. See how Anna has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Anna Name Popularity Page.
Anna Related Names
The names Aanya, Aina, Anais, Analee, Analeigh, Analena, Analia, Anarosa, Aneisha, Aneita, Anessa, Anica, Anice, Anichka, Aniko, Anina, Anka, Anke, Ankica, Ann, Anneka, Anneke, Anneli, Annett, Annetta, Annette, Anni, Annia, Anniah, Annick, Annie, Anniina, Annikalyn, Anniken, Annikin, Annikka, Annikki, Annisa, Annisha, Annissa, Annita, Annitra, Annitta, Annukka, Annushka, Annuska, Anona, Anouk, Antje, Anu, Anushka, Anya, Anyah, Anyana, Anyssa, Anyuta, Ianna, Jasia, Ona, Onna are all forms of Anna.
- Anna ~ 3 hurricanes, 2 storms, Polish Queen (1575-1586), Russian Ruler (1730-1740), Biblical Character (Luke 2:36)
- Anna Akhmatova ~ Writer
- Anna Chlumsky ~ Actress
- Anna Faris ~ Actress
- Anna Fenninger ~ Skier
- Anna Giustiniani ~ Saint
- Anna Harrison ~ U. S. First Lady (1841)
- Anna Karenina ~ Anna Karenina character
- Anna Katharina Emmerick ~ Saint
- Anna Kendrick ~ Actress
- Anna Magnani ~ Actress
- Anna Maria Taigi ~ Saint
- Anna Michelotti ~ Saint
- Anna Nicole Smith ~ Actress
- Anna Paquin ~ Actress
- Anna Popplewell ~ Actress
- Anna Rosa Gattorno ~ Saint
- Anna Schaffer ~ Saint
- Anna Sewell ~ Writer
- Anna Torv ~ Actress
Anna Name Fun
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