Name Ann Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Ann


Ann is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Ann?

Ann is a short form of the names Anne or Anna, which are of Hebrew origin.

What does the name Ann mean?

Ann means “favor”, “grace” and “gracious”, “merciful” or “He (God) has favored me” (from Hebrew “ḥen/חֵן” = grace/favor or “ḥanán/חָנַן” = to show favor/to be gracious).

Pronunciation of Ann

Popularity of the name Ann

The name Ann is ranked #5685 overall.

Ann in the Top 50 Names

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