Finnish and Estonian diminutive of Anna, Sanskrit diminutive of Anuradha, Yoruba, Celtic
"grace; causing success; mercy"

Anu Origin and Meaning

The name Anu is a girl's name meaning "grace; causing success; mercy".

A multicultural mini name with roots in three continents.

Anu is also Celtic goddess considered the mother of the gods of Ireland. In parts of Britain, the goddess is referred to as "Gentle Annie".

Anu Popularity

Famous People Named Anu

  • Anwar Sardaar "Anu" MalikIndian male film composer
  • Christine AnuAustralian Indigenous pop singer

Anu in Pop Culture

  • AnuSumerian sky god
  • Anu Nichollscharacter in novel "Without A Trace" by Colleen Coble