Anisa

Anisa - A very unique female name



  Aug 19,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Anisa, meaning good-natured, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1967 on position #1047. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Anisa and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Anisa? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Anisa. The baby girl name Anisa was given to 94 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1514 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 15,035 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Anisa peaked in popularity 17 years ago in 2002 on position 993.



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Anisa is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Anisa is currently topping the baby name charts in New York at position #578 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,304.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Anisa is where you live.


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Anisa origin and meaning

Anisa is a 5 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means good-natured. To see famous people named Anisa, pop culture references for the name Anisa and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Anisa

We've found the following names that sound similar to Anisa, sorted by popularity.

Angie / Annika / Anika / Anissa / Anais / Anisha / Anyssa / Anessa / Anushka / Anja /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121514
20111272
20101552
20091436
20081241
20071286
20061246
20051016
20041083
20031054
2002993
20011134
20001321
19991339
19981133
19971260
19961409
19951302
19941204
19931355
19921903
19912489
19902298
19893357
19883031
19873550
19862400
19853055
19843297
19822991
19802021
19791997
19782690
19772191
19762013
19751989
19742447
19732120
19722591
19712663
19702655
19692332
19682115
19671047

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New York578
Minnesota932
Arizona977
Florida1052
Georgia1055
Illinois1316
California1550
Texas2304

Even more about Anisa


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Anisa a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Anisa?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2002
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Anisa
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 15,035
Letter count 5
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1967
2012 births +94

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