Anita is a ♀ female name.
Anita is a diminutive of Anna and a short form of the Spanish name Juanita as well as an Indian name.
Anita means “grace” and “favor” (from Anna), “Yahweh is gracious” (from Juanita) and “not guided” in Sanskrit.
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