Anisa - girls name

Anisa name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 73%

Anisa name meaning:

The name Anisa is of Arabic origin and carries a beautiful meaning. Anisa is derived from the Arabic word "Anis", which means "friendly", "affectionate", or "companion". It is a feminine name that is often given to baby girls, symbolizing their warm and loving nature.

Those named Anisa tend to be compassionate individuals who possess a genuine desire to connect with others. They are often seen as kind-hearted, helpful, and loyal friends who bring comfort and joy to those around them. Anisa's friendly and sociable nature makes her approachable, and she is often sought after for her advice and support.

In addition to its inherent meaning, the name Anisa also holds cultural and historical significance. It is a name that carries a sense of tradition and roots, reflecting the rich Arabic heritage. The name Anisa serves as a reminder of the importance of fostering strong and meaningful relationships, and it encapsulates the essence of a loving and caring companion.

Origin: Arabic


Related names

Anisa , Aneesa , Aneesah

Other girls names beginning with A


Overall UK ranking: 1505 out of 5581

20 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1490)

Historical popularity of Anisa

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