Anse Origin and Meaning

The name Anse is boy's name of German, French origin meaning "cove".
Name of Faulkner's great emotional villain in As I Lay Dying, Anse is not ordinarily used as a first name. It literally means cove in French, though the element ans means God in Old German and is found in names such as Ansel and Anselm.

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Famous People Named Anse

  • Anderson "Anse" Hatfield (of Hatfield and McCoys fame)

Anse in Pop Culture

  • Anse Bundrencharacter in William Faulkner's "As I Lay Dying"