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Gender: Female Meaning of Anouk: "grace" Origin of Anouk: Dutch and French variation of Anna

The name Anouk is a girl's name of Dutch origin meaning "grace". Anouk and is often added to lists like Cool Girls' Names - Rare, Unique and Unusual and discussed in our forums with posts like "What would be the perfect twin?".

From the experts:

Anouk, made famous by French actress Anouk Aimée, is a singular name with a lovely sound. Anouk Aimée was born as Francoise, but adopted the first name of the character she played in her debut film.

Anouk, which is quite popular in The Netherlands, was the name of the young daughter in the French film Chocolat. (some other interesting character names in that movie are Vianne, Roux and Dedou.) The Belgian supermodel spells her name Anouck Lepére.

Anouk is one of the most appealing of the An-starting names.

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Famous People Named Anouk

Anouk Aimee (born Nicole Françoise Florence Dreyfus), French actress
Anouk Grinberg, French actress
Anouk Teeuwe, Dutch pop singer
Anouk Markovits. French/American Writer
Anouk Anna Hoogendijk, Dutch footballer
(Marieke) Anouk Dekker, Dutch footballer
Anouk Kruithof, Dutch artist
Anouk Faivre Picon, French cross country skier
Anouk English, Canadian Speed Skater
Anouk Ferjac, French actress
Anouk McGregor (born 2011), daughter of actor Ewan McGregor
Carice Anouk van Houten, Dutch actress
Anouk Eman, Miss World Aruba 2017

Pop Culture References for the name Anouk

Anouk Rocher, character in novel and film "Chocolat"
Anouk Latham, character in novel and TV series 'The Slap'