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Ann Name Popularity

How popular is the name Ann? Here’s everything we know.

  • In 2018 Ann was the 869th most popular girls name, representing 0.017% of girl births in the U.S.

  • Since 1910 Ann has been the 66th most popular girls name, representing 0.3013% of girl births in the U.S.

Year Rank # Births % Births
1910 52 1,821 0.5172%
1911 53 1,870 0.5022%
1912 47 2,654 0.5263%
1913 46 2,982 0.5259%
1914 40 3,873 0.5557%
1915 43 4,891 0.5383%
1916 40 5,337 0.5525%
1917 44 5,449 0.5447%
1918 44 5,609 0.5226%
1919 49 4,917 0.4696%
1920 49 5,031 0.4525%
1921 53 5,052 0.4412%
1922 49 5,048 0.4531%
1923 52 5,011 0.4474%
1924 55 5,032 0.4333%
1925 52 4,935 0.4366%
1926 55 4,769 0.4336%
1927 59 4,778 0.4316%
1928 54 4,927 0.4605%
1929 46 5,164 0.4986%
1930 41 5,528 0.5292%
1931 35 5,847 0.5924%
1932 34 6,192 0.6267%
1933 34 6,205 0.666%
1934 32 6,634 0.6863%
1935 30 6,703 0.6898%
1936 28 6,659 0.6913%
1937 30 6,712 0.6812%
1938 32 6,982 0.682%
1939 33 6,550 0.6439%
1940 35 7,191 0.6765%
1941 37 7,122 0.6328%
1942 38 7,666 0.6071%
1943 37 7,829 0.5997%
1944 39 7,076 0.5709%
1945 39 7,034 0.5768%
1946 40 8,077 0.5474%
1947 41 8,893 0.5328%
1948 44 8,021 0.5025%
1949 44 7,869 0.4892%
1950 45 7,922 0.492%
1951 46 8,422 0.4967%
1952 45 8,652 0.4957%
1953 46 8,576 0.4846%
1954 44 8,754 0.4789%
1955 43 8,912 0.4845%
1956 46 8,984 0.4757%
1957 44 9,040 0.4698%
1958 47 8,849 0.4682%
1959 44 8,919 0.4694%
1960 52 8,676 0.4579%
1961 54 8,217 0.4352%
1962 56 8,123 0.4425%
1963 57 7,976 0.4443%
1964 60 7,758 0.4407%
1965 59 6,778 0.4145%
1966 61 5,993 0.3838%
1967 57 6,248 0.4117%
1968 54 6,178 0.4114%
1969 57 6,130 0.3979%
1970 62 5,735 0.3604%
1971 78 4,557 0.3033%
1972 91 3,361 0.2468%
1973 93 3,255 0.2511%
1974 100 2,931 0.2255%
1975 104 2,716 0.2114%
1976 108 2,431 0.1886%
1977 118 2,445 0.1814%
1978 124 2,318 0.1724%
1979 126 2,266 0.1607%
1980 135 2,163 0.1479%
1981 134 2,115 0.1439%
1982 153 1,914 0.1281%
1983 157 1,796 0.1217%
1984 160 1,684 0.1132%
1985 188 1,421 0.0936%
1986 201 1,273 0.0843%
1987 218 1,187 0.0778%
1988 223 1,144 0.0734%
1989 245 1,063 0.0659%
1990 249 1,101 0.0664%
1991 268 1,001 0.0614%
1992 290 922 0.0578%
1993 312 819 0.0525%
1994 338 758 0.0494%
1995 358 699 0.0464%
1996 400 626 0.0418%
1997 413 596 0.0403%
1998 464 520 0.0347%
1999 455 546 0.0365%
2000 490 516 0.0338%
2001 533 462 0.0307%
2002 518 488 0.0326%
2003 546 469 0.0308%
2004 671 363 0.0238%
2005 630 399 0.0261%
2006 719 346 0.0221%
2007 757 329 0.0209%
2008 804 302 0.0195%
2009 939 228 0.0153%
2010 897 235 0.0163%
2011 946 210 0.0147%
2012 934 212 0.0149%
2013 877 230 0.0162%
2014 873 246 0.0169%
2015 821 272 0.0187%
2016 912 225 0.0156%
2017 939 202 0.0145%
2018 869 234 0.017%

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Names Like Ann

If you like Ann, you’ll love these other names like Ann.


What names are variants of Ann?

Mix it up with these names that are a variation of the name Ann.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Aine

Brilliant; happiness

Gaelic

#3,163 (0.0004%)  
Ana

Gracious one

Hebrew

#206 (0.1035%)  
Anabel
#1,561 (0.0045%)  
Anci

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Anelie

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Anet

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Anett

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Anette

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

#2,676 (0.0008%)  
Anh

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

#2,886 (0.0006%)  
Ania

Grace

Slavic

#1,829 (0.0029%)  
Anica

Favored grace; He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Anika

Sweet-faced

German

#674 (0.0257%)  
Aniko

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Anissa

Pure, holy; satisfaction; He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

#1,471 (0.0052%)  
Anita

“The graceful one,” based on the Hebrew hannah, grace.

Spanish

#1,212 (0.008%)  
Anitra

A primped form of Anita, meaning “grace.”

Scandinavian

Anjanette

American

Anka

Favored grace; He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Anke

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Anki

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Anna

Gracious

Hebrew

#54 (0.301%)  
Annabel

Lovable

Latin

#837 (0.0178%)  
Annabella

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

#553 (0.0349%)  
Annabelle

Lovable and graceful

English

#139 (0.1433%)  
Annaelle

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Annalisa

Graced with God's bounty

Latin

#1,886 (0.0026%)  
Anne

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

#567 (0.0339%)  
Anneke

Sweet-faced; He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Annelle

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Annetta

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Annette

A French variant of Anna.

French

#1,123 (0.0095%)  
Anni

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Annice

Pure, holy; satisfaction; He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Annick

Satisfaction; He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Annie

Gracious one

Hebrew

#294 (0.077%)  
Annimae

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Annina

Answer my prayer; He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Annis

Satisfaction

Greek

Annise

Pure, holy; He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Annora

Honor

Latin

#2,452 (0.0011%)  
Annus

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Annuska

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Anny

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

#2,228 (0.0016%)  
Anona

Pineapple

Latin

Anouk

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

#3,351 (0.0004%)  
Anoushka

Little Anna.

Russian

Anouska

Russian

Antje

Grace

Hebrew

Anushka

Favored one.

Hebrew

#2,788 (0.0007%)  
Anya

Resurrection; He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

#642 (0.0278%)  
Anyoushka

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Asya

He (God) has favored me; sunrise

Hebrew

#2,762 (0.0007%)  
Ayn

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Hajna

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Hana

Happiness; flower; work

Spanish

#685 (0.025%)  
Hanka

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Hanny

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Nan

A diminutive form of Anna or Anne, from the Hebrew hannah, grace.

Hebrew

Nana

A diminutive form of Anna or Anne.

Polynesian

#3,518 (0.0004%)  
Nance

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Nancee

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Nancey

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Nanci

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Nancie

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Nancy

A diminutive-variant of Anna or Anne, from the Hebrew hannah, grace.

Hebrew

#798 (0.0192%)  
Nanete

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Nanette

“Little Nan,” from Nan and the diminutive suffixette

French

Nanice

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Nanine

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Nanni

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Nannie

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Nanny

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Nanon

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Nettia

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Nettie

A diminutive form of Natalie.

English

Netty

He (God) has favored me

Latin

Nina

Little girl

Spanish

#315 (0.0704%)  
Ninette

He (God) has favored me; little girl; great-granddaughter; grace

Spanish

Ninon

Grace

Hebrew

Ninor

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Ninoshka

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Nita

A diminutive form of Anita.

Spanish

Nona

Ninth

Latin

Nonie

He (God) has favored me; ninth

Latin

Oni

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Onie

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew


What names sound like Ann?

If you like how Ann sounds, you might also like these names that sound like Ann.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Agna

Pure, holy

Greek

Aina

Forever

Scandinavian

#2,346 (0.0013%)  
Annah

He (God) has favored me

Hebrew

Ena

Renewer

Hebrew

#2,193 (0.0017%)  
Ina

“The symbol of femininity,” in allusion to the Latin feminine suffix ina, as in regina, Christina, etc.

#2,087 (0.0019%)  
Jan

God is gracious

Hebrew

Jann

God is gracious

Hebrew

Jen

Fair one; white and smooth, soft

Welsh

Jenn

Fair one

Welsh

Una

One

Latin

#2,584 (0.0009%)  
Win

Fair one; white and smooth, soft; fair bow; blessed ring; fair, pure

Welsh

Wyn

Fair, pure

Welsh

Wynn

Holy, blessed reconciliation; joy and peace; fair, pure

Welsh

#2,754 (0.0007%)  
Yann

God is gracious

Hebrew

Yna

What names are similar to Ann?

Find a name that’s like Ann, but just a little bit different.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Ancina

Hebrew

Anice

Satisfaction

Greek

Annamaria
Annemae
Ansonia
Anthea

Flowery

Greek

Antoinette

“A girl in flower or bloom,” based, ultimately, on the Greek anthos, a flower.

French

#2,617 (0.0009%)  
Antonia

A variant form of Antoinette.

Latin

#1,046 (0.0113%)  
Bethany

House of figs

Hebrew

#461 (0.0446%)  
Luana

Enjoyment

Polynesian

#1,899 (0.0026%)  
Marian

A variant form, through the Old French, of Mary.

French

#1,112 (0.0098%)  
Maryann

A variant form of Marianne.

English

#1,865 (0.0028%)  
Rayann

English

Ruthann

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