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Gender: M Meaning of Anse: "cove" Origin of Anse: French

Name of Faulkner's great emotional villain in As I Lay Dying, Anse is not ordinarily used as a first name. It literally means cove in French, though the element ans means God in Old German and is found in names such as Ansel and Anselm.

Famous People Named Anse

Anderson "Anse" Hatfield (of Hatfield and McCoys fame)

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