Agnes

Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name Agnes

Agnes

Pure

Latinized version of the Greek name Hagnē a feminine form of the adjective hagnos ‘pure, holy’.

Meaning:

Pure, holy

Origin:

Greek

Gender:

For a girl

Popularity:

Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names

More about the name Agnes

Variations & similar names, nicknames, middle names and famous bearers for the name Agnes

 

Variations & Similar Names

Annes, Annis, Aignéis, Agnese, Agnessa, Aune

Nicknames

Aggie, Nessie

Middle Names

Charlotte, Fern, Olivia, Ruth, Victoria

Famous Bearers

Agnès B. (fashion designer)

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