Anne Gender Female/ Male Language(s) English, French Origin Meaning Favored, Grace Other names See also Anna, Ann, Ana
Look up in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Anne Anne, alternatively spelled Ann, is a form of the Latin female given name . This in turn is a representation of the Hebrew Anna or Hannah Hanani, meaning ' He has favoured me', the name of the mother of the prophet Samuel. Anne is a common name in [1 ] France.
It is sometimes used as a male name in the Netherlands (for example
Anne de Vries). It has also been used for males in France ( Anne de Montmorency) and Scotland ( Lord Anne Hamilton) Notable people named Anne [edit ] People commonly known only by the first name Anne [edit ] Other [edit ] Anne Bancroft (1931-2005), American actress Anne Baxter (1923-1985), American actress Anne Boleyn (c. 1501/1507 - 1536), Queen consort and second wife of King Henry VIII of England Anne Bonny (1702–1782?), pirate Anne Bradstreet (c. 1612-1672), America's first published poet Anne Briscoe, American biochemist Anne Brontë (1820-1849), British novelist and poet Anne Burrell, TV chef Anne Cox Chambers, entrepreneur Anne de Montmorency (1493-1567), constable of France, soldier, statesman, and diplomat Anne de Noailles (d. 1678), first Duke of Noailles Anne de Vries (1904–1964), Dutch writer from Drenthe Lord Anne Douglas-Hamilton (1709-1748), Scottish nobleman Anne, Duchess of Luxembourg (1432-1462) Anne Flournoy, screenwriter and producer Anne Francis (1930-2011), American actress Anne Frank (1929-1945), Jewish-German diarist Anne Geddes, photographer and businesswoman Anne Hathaway Anne Hutchinson (1591-1643), American religious dissenter Anne Hyde (1637-1671, Duchess of York Anne Jeffreys, actress Anne Judkins (born 1964), New Zealand race walker Anne Keothavong (1866-1936), British tennis player Anne Kornblut, author of Notes from the Cracked Ceiling Anne Kremer (born 1975), Luxembourgish tennis player Anne McCaffrey (1926–2011), Irish science fiction and fantasy writer Anne McClain, NASA astronaut Anne Meara, American actress and comedian Anne Murray, Canadian singer Anne Neville (1456-1485), Queen consort of England, wife of King Richard III Anne of Austria (1601–1666), Queen consort of France Anne of Brittany (1488-1514), Breton ruler, Queen consort of France Anne of Cleves (1515–1557), fourth wife of King Henry VIII Anne, Queen of Great Britain (1665-1714), Queen of England, Scotland and Ireland; after 1707 Queen of Great Britain Anne Provoost, Flemish author Anne Rice, American author Anne Royall (1769–1854), journalist Anne Sexton (1928–1974), American poet Anne Seymour Damer (1749-1828), sculptor Anne Sullivan (1866–1936), teacher and companion of Helen Keller Anne Sweeney, businesswoman Anne Veski (born 1956), Estonian pop singer Anne Villiers, Countess of Morton (1610-1654) Anne Vondeling, Dutch politician Notable people named Ann [edit ] Fictional characters [edit ] See also [edit ] References [edit ]