Gender: Female Meaning of Inessa: "chaste" Origin of Inessa: Greek

Inessa Origin and Meaning

The name Inessa is a girl's name of Russian origin meaning "chaste".

Inessa is a truly multi-cultural name, heard in Spain, Germany and Russia, and is related to the names Agnes and Ines/Inez.

The singer who goes by the single name Inessa is German.

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mill1020 Says:


Saw this name on a local pediatrician. I like it!

ElsaAnne Says:


I think this is pretty, I'm just not crazy about the meaning.

Lena_Aline Says:


Beautiful! I used it for a main character.

Nooshi Says:


I know an Inessa- lovely name. She is absolutely gorgeous too.

Guest Says:


I thought the exact thing! :D

AlexandrianScrolls Says:


One of the prettier Agnes alternatives.

Fleur_Of_Eden Says:


I quite like it (eventhough I would never use it myself). I think it's great alternative if you like the nn Nessa, but don't want to use Vanessa.