Annie

Annie - A very unique female name



  Aug 19,2018      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Annie, meaning grace, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #19. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Annie and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Annie? 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 Annie. The baby girl name Annie was given to 796 baby girls in 2012, ranking #374 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,775 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Annie peaked in popularity 108 years ago in 1910 on position 19.



Famous with this name

Annie Lennox
Annie Girardot
Annie Wersching


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Annie is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Annie is currently topping the baby name charts in Utah at position #138 - and is the least popular in Michigan at position #636.

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 Annie is where you live.


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Annie origin and meaning

Annie is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means grace. To see famous people named Annie, pop culture references for the name Annie and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Annie

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

Anna / Amy / Ann / Anne / Ana / Aimee / Amaya / Aniyah / Amie / Aniya /

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
2012374
2011388
2010401
2009382
2008391
2007412
2006397
2005371
2004378
2003342
2002321
2001319
2000309
1999318
1998324
1997317
1996291
1995297
1994333
1993341
1992355
1991353
1990334
1989337
1988345
1987356
1986335
1985295
1984297
1983292
1982246
1981253
1980256
1979267
1978331
1977393
1976425
1975420
1974420
1973415
1972441
1971431
1970438
1969406
1968368
1967341
1966326
1965315
1964288
1963268
1962245
1961241
1960221
1959209
1958199
1957195
1956173
1955161
1954150
1953144
1952128
1951115
1950106
1949104
194898
1947103
194697
194569
194472
194370
194262
194159
194056
193955
193847
193747
193645
193540
193438
193338
193241
193141
193040
192937
192837
192736
192634
192532
192432
192334
192230
192136
192035
191935
191836
191736
191636
191536
191433
191330
191227
191126
191019

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Utah138
Maine176
North Dakota213
Tennessee252
Pennsylvania287
Minnesota294
Indiana316
Mississippi324
Colorado325
California336
Ohio343
Idaho345
Alabama346
Washington347
Oregon352
Missouri355
Louisiana356
New York364
Illinois370
Massachusetts379
Oklahoma381
Kentucky390
North Carolina416
Texas417
Georgia421
New Mexico447
Iowa457
Nebraska457
Kansas492
Florida503
Arkansas512
South Carolina520
Maryland523
New Jersey528
Virginia557
Wisconsin562
Arizona569
Michigan636

Even more about Annie


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 Annie 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 Annie?

2 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
1910
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Annie
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 1,775
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +796

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