Anna

Colors Related to this Name: Purple, Lilac, Mavve

Qualities Related to this Name: Creative, Light-Hearted

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #35 in 2013 and #34 in 2014.

Famous People

Anna Kendrick (Movie Actress,Singer,TV Actress), Anna Faris (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Anna Nicole Smith (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Anna Gunn (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Anna Camp (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Anna Chlumsky (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Anna Wood (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Anna Belknap (TV Actress)

Meaning

In English

Origin: The Latinate and New Testament form of Ann, from Ἄννα ‎(Ánna), equal to the Hebrew female name חנה ‎(“Hannah”) of Old Testament, meaning "grace, gracious".

Meaning(s):

-A prophetess in the New Testament.

-( female name -comes from the Hebrew language-).

In French

Origin: A Latinate variant of French Anne, from Ἄννα ‎(Ánna), equal to the Hebrew female name חנה ‎(“Hannah”) of Old Testament, meaning "grace, gracious". Cognate with English Anna.

Meaning(s):

-( female name).

In German

Origin: From Vulgate Latin Anna, from Ancient Greek Ἄννα ‎(Ánna), equal to the Hebrew female name חנה ‎(“Hannah”) of Old Testament, meaning "grace, gracious". Cognate to English Ann.

Meaning(s):

-( female name).

In Dutch

Meaning(s):

-( female name), related to English Ann.

In Swedish

Origin: First recorded as a given name in Sweden in 1291. From Vulgate Latin Anna, from Ancient Greek Ἄννα ‎(Ánna), equal to the Hebrew female name חנה ‎(“Hannah”) of Old Testament, meaning "grace, gracious". Cognate with English Ann.

Meaning(s):

-( female name).

In Catalan

Meaning(s):

-( female name), the Catalan equivalent of English (Ann).

In Czech

Meaning(s):

-( female name), related to English Ann.

In Danish

Meaning(s):

-Anna (Biblical prophetess)

-( female name), related to English Ann.

In Estonian

Meaning(s):

-( female name), related to English Ann.

In Faroese

Origin: From Ancient Greek Ἄννα ‎(Ánna), from Hebrew חַנָּה ‎(ħannah).

Meaning(s):

-( female name), related to English Ann.

In Finnish

Origin: From Vulgate Latin Anna, from Ancient Greek Ἄννα ‎(Ánna), equal to the Hebrew female name חנה ‎(“Hannah”) of Old Testament, meaning "grace, gracious". Cognate with English Ann.

Meaning(s):

-( female name).

In Hungarian

Meaning(s):

-( female name). Hungarian equivalent of English Ann, Anne, Anna.

In Icelandic

Origin: From Ancient Greek Ἄννα ‎(Ánna), from Hebrew חַנָּה ‎(ħannah).

Meaning(s):

-( female name), related to English Ann.

In Italian

Meaning(s):

-Hannah (Biblical mother of Samuel)

-( female name), related to English Ann.

In Latvian

Origin: First recorded as a given name of Latvians in 1454. From Vulgate Latin Anna, from Ancient Greek Ἄννα ‎(Ánna), equal to the Hebrew female name חנה ‎(“Hannah”) of Old Testament, meaning "grace, gracious". Cognate with English Ann.

Meaning(s):

-( female name).

In Norwegian

Origin: First recorded in Norway in 1340. From Vulgate Latin Anna, from Ancient Greek Ἄννα ‎(Ánna), equal to the Hebrew female name חנה ‎(“Hannah”) of Old Testament, meaning "grace, gracious". Cognate with English Ann.

Meaning(s):

-Anna, the prophetess.

-( female name).

In Polish

Origin: From Hebrew female name חַנָּה ‎(“Hannah”) of Old Testament, meaning "grace, gracious". Cognate with English Ann.

Meaning(s):

-( female name).

In Scottish_Gaelic

Meaning(s):

-( female name), related to English Ann.