First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Anees mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Anees

User Submitted Meanings

  • According to a user from India, the name Anees is of Arabic origin and means "Friend of all, good companion, best friend".
  • According to a user from India, the name Anees is of English origin and means "Good companion".
  • A user from Pakistan says the name Anees is of Arabic origin and means "Companion genial close friend".
  • A submission from India says the name Anees means "Companion" and is of Arabic origin.
  • A submission from Egypt says the name Anees means "Companion" and is of Arabic origin.
Other origins: Urdu,Indian

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Notable Persons Named Anees

Anees Bazmee is a film director, film writer, screenplay writer, and screenwriter. His most notable accomplishments were from 1988 to present.


Anees Jung is a writer, journalist, and columnist. Anees was born in 1944 in Hyderabad.


Anees was born in 12.



Anees Salem is an athlete for the Al Akhdar S.C.


Anees Cozyn is an athlete for the University of Cape Town F.C.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Anees U.S.
  White 11.29% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 87.10% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Anees

People with the last name Anees are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Anees

  • How Popular is the name Anees? Anees is the 45,155th most popular name of all time. As a last name Anees was the 97,671st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Anees have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 57 babies born with the first name Anees in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Anees? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1987 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Anees first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Anees is Friday, August 19th, 1887.
  • What year had the most people named Anees born? The highest recorded use of the first name Anees was in 2004 with a total of 8 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Anees: Your name in reverse order is Seena. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aense. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Anees? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 186 people with the last name Anees.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Anees? Anees is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.