Meaning:god favours


Pronunciation:ah nee yah

Variations:Aniyah, Anniyah, Aneeya, Anniya

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Aniya is a lovely Hebrew name with a great meaning. It sounds feminine and elegant, and would be an ideal choice for a baby girl.

Detailed Meaning

Aniya is a variant of Ania, a feminine name that is ultimately of Hebrew origin. It comes from the same root as the popular feminine name Anna which means ‘God favours.’ Because of its origins in the Middle East the name has spread in different forms to other languages such as Arabic and Sanskrit. It can be found in various forms used all over Europe and parts of Asia.

Famous People With This Name

As this is a rare name, there are not very many people who are famous who also have this name.

Possible Nicknames

Possible nicknames for Aniya include: Ann, Iya, or even Yaya.

Related Names

Aniya can also be spelt Aneeya, Aniyah, Anniya and Anniyah.

Stories Featuring This Name

As Aniya is a fairly rare name, we cannot track down any stories that feature this name, unfortunately.

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