Anele

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since 1880
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Origin and Meaning of Anele

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     African
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     Xhosa
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     English
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User Submitted Meanings

  • According to a user from South Africa, the name Anele means "She/he is enough".
  • According to a user from South Africa, the name Anele means "Sufficient".
  • According to a user from South Africa, the name Anele is of Xhosa origin and means "Enough".
  • A submission from South Africa says the name Anele means "Enough" and is of African origin.
  • A submission from South Africa says the name Anele means "Satisfied" and is of Xhosa origin.
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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
verb A*nele"
Senses
  1. To anoint.
  2. To give extreme unction to.(Obs)

Etymology: OE. anelien; an on + AS. ele oil, L. oleum. See Oil Anoil

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. Administer an oil or ointment to; often in a religious ceremony of blessing
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Old English anelien; an on + Old English ele oil, Latin oleum. See oil, anoil.

Notable Persons Named Anele

Anele Ngcongca is a soccer player for the Troyes AC, Western Province United F.C., K.R.C. Genk, and South Africa national football team. Anele was born on October 21st, 1987 in Cape Town, South Africa.

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Fun Facts about the name Anele

  • How Popular is the name Anele? Anele is the 49,493rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Anele have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 43 babies born with the first name Anele in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Anele? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2003 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Anele first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Anele is Monday, July 10th, 1882.
  • What year had the most people named Anele born? The highest recorded use of the first name Anele was in 2014 with a total of 8 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Anele: Your name in reverse order is Elena. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nelae. How do you pronounce that?

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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).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
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