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Gender: Female Pronunciation: ah-nah-EE Origin of Anahi: Spanish or Tupi; may also be derivation of Anais. Anahi's Popularity in 2017: #619

The name Anahi is a girl's name . Anahi is ranked #619 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Beautiful and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

From the experts:

This lovely, soft, exotic name is somewhat popular in the US but is unheard of in England and Wales.

Anahi is probably made most familiar to Latin-American families via Mexican singer Anahi. We can see the appeal of Anahi and predict she'll stay in the Top 1000 for a few more years to come.

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Famous People Named Anahi

Anahí Giovanna Puente Portilla, Mexican Singer-Songwriter & Actress
María Dora "Anahí" Sánchez, former Argentine Senator

Pop Culture References for the name Anahi

Anahí Marin-Gonzalez, a main character in Argentine TV series "Esa no soy yo,"
Anahí, baby girl in 2011 Argentine film "Las Acacias"
Anahí, mythological princess of the Tupi-Guaranies


Mia17 Says:


Currently swooning over this name

indiefendi2 Says:


yeah, it makes me think of mahi mahi.

ashthedreamer Says:


Maybe because of mahi mahi? I actually love Anahi (ah-nah-ee), even more than Anais. It's both spunky and girly, and I associate it with an adorable little Mexican girl I've come across a couple years ago. I've considered using it as a middle. I wish it were used even more!

TaliaCat Says:


Wish Nameberry would give pronunciations

indiefendi2 Says:


so this is pronounced like Anais without the s? All this time I thought it was a NAH hee

kpearl8 Says:


I have a friend with this name but she is of Mexican descent and pronounces it "ah-nah-ee"

indiefendi2 Says:


This reminds me of fish for some reason :/