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Gender: Female Meaning of Anisa: "good-natured" Origin of Anisa: Arabic

The name Anisa is a girl's name of Arabic origin meaning "good-natured". Anisa and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Good or Kind and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

From the experts:

Phonetic spelling of the Muslim Aanisah, chosen by singer Macy Gray for one of her daughters.

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Pop Culture References for the name Anisa

Aanisa, Anisah, Aanisah

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SimoneKadele Says:


This is a family friend's name.

Jbulk21 Says:


Anisa is a wonderful name that is mysterious but beautiful at the same time. I really love this name.