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Origin and Meaning of Anneke

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from New York, U.S. says the name Anneke is of Dutch origin and means "Little Anne or Annie".
  2. A submission from Germany says the name Anneke means "Little Anne" and is of Dutch origin.
  3. A user from Netherlands says the name Anneke means "Blessed/Gracious".
  4. A user from New York, U.S. says the name Anneke is of African origin and means "Treasure".
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From Anne +‎ -ke.

  1. A female given name, diminutive of Anne

Notable Persons Named Anneke

Notable Persons Named Anneke

Anneke van Giersbergen

Anneke van Giersbergen is a singing, singer-songwriter, and vocal coach. She plays Guitar, Keyboard instrument, and Vocals. Her ongoing career started in 1994. Anneke was given the name Anna Maria van Giersbergen on March 8th, 1973 in Sint-Michielsgestel.

Anneke Wills

Anneke Wills is an actor and actress. She was most prominent from 1952 to 1970. Anneke was given the name Anna Katarina Willys on October 20th, 1941 in Berkshire, England.

Anneke von der Lippe

Anneke von der Lippe is an actress. Anneke was born on July 22nd, 1964.

Anneke Grönloh

Anneke was born on June 7th, 1942 in Tondano.

Ankie Broekers-Knol

Ankie Broekers-Knol is a jurist, legal educator, politician, and legal education. Ankie was given the name Anneke Knol on November 23rd, 1946 in Leiden. Ankie is also known as Broekers-Knol and Anneke.

Anneke Levelt Sengers

Anneke was born on March 4th, 1929.

  • Anneke Van Woudenberg
    Human Rights Researcher

Notable Persons With the Last Name Anneke

Notable Persons With the Last Name Anneke

Mathilde Franziska Anneke

Mathilde was born on April 4th, 1817 in Sprockhövel. She died on November 25th, 1884.

Fritz Anneke

His military service ended in 1863. Fritz was born on January 3rd, 1818 in Dortmund. Fritz is also known as Friedrich Anneke and Friedrich Annecke. He breathed his last breath on December 6th, 1872.


Fun Facts about the name Anneke

  • How Popular is the name Anneke? Anneke is the 11,214th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Anneke have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 956 babies born with the first name Anneke in the United States. That's more than enough people named Anneke to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Anneke? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1953 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Anneke first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Anneke is Wednesday, August 3rd, 1892.
  • What year had the most people named Anneke born? The highest recorded use of the first name Anneke was in 1999 with a total of 33 babies.
  • Random Anneke Factoid: According to the 1996 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Anneke is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name in 1996.
  • Weird things about the name Anneke: The name spelled backwards is Ekenna. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Knneea. How do you pronounce that?
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