Annis Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English female personal name Annes, Old French Anes, vernacular form of Late Latin Agnes, which is in turn an adaptation of the Greek name Hagne ‘pure’, ‘holy’. St. Agnes was a virgin martyr, one of those who suffered under the persecutions of Diocletian in 303 ad. Her name was associated by folk etymology with Latin agnus ‘lamb’, and in medieval art she is often depicted with a lamb (the lamb of God).

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List of People with Surname Annis

Based on our public records, there are a total of 3,905 people with the surname Annis. Among these people surnamed Annis, there are approximately 426 distinct names, with an average of 9 people who share the same name. David Annis, Michael Annis and John Annis are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Annis, with 76, 63 and 62 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that California has the most people surnamed Annis, with a total of 342 people, and there are a total of 188 distinct names among these people. Florida is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Annis, with a total of 294 people and an average of 172 distinct names.