Anaiah - girls name

Anaiah name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 77%

Anaiah name meaning:

The name Anaiah carries a significant and profound meaning, primarily rooted in its biblical origins. In the Hebrew language, Anaiah means "Yahweh (God) has answered" or "God's answer." This name is found in the Old Testament of the Bible, specifically in the book of Nehemiah, where Anaiah is mentioned as one of the individuals who stood by Ezra as the law was read to the people. This connotation imbues the name with a sense of divine connection and purpose, suggesting that the bearer is seen as an answer to prayers or a gift from God.

Beyond its religious connotations, the name Anaiah resonates with qualities of introspection, spirituality, and a deep connection to faith. Parents choosing this name for their child might do so to express their gratitude and to instill a sense of spiritual guidance and divine protection. The name Anaiah, with its gentle yet profound resonance, offers a beautiful blend of spiritual significance and cultural heritage, making it a unique choice for a boy in today's world.

Origin: Hebrew

Answer of God.

Related names

Anaiah , Anaia , Anaya

Other girls names beginning with A


Overall UK ranking: 1311 out of 5581

24 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Anaiah

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