Spanish variation of Agnes
"pure, virginal"

Inez Origin and Meaning

The name Inez is a girl's name of Portuguese origin meaning "pure, virginal".
Also spelled Ines, this name of the prudish mother of Don Juan in the Byron poem has a touch of mystery, but has also been fully integrated into the American name pool.

Inez Milholland and Inez Hayes Irwin were both important figures in the American suffragist movement. And Inez was the name of the character played by Rachel McAdams in Midnight in Paris.

Other spellings variations of Inez: Ines, Ynes and Ynez. A Russian version is Inessa.
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Famous People Named Inez

  • Inez Milholland BoissevainAmerican suffragist
  • Inez Moore TenenbaumAmerican lawyer; 9th Chair of the Consumer Product Safety Commission
  • Inez Scott RybergAmerican archaeologist
  • (Amanda) Inez Knight AllenAmerican politician and Mormon leader
  • Inez van LamsweerdeDutch fashion photographer
  • Inez Hayes IrwinAmerican feminist author
  • Inez AndrewsAmerican gospel singer
  • (Tina) Inez GavilanesDanish singer
  • Inez CloughAmerican actress
  • Inez CourtneyAmerican actress
  • Inez FoxxAmerican R&B singer
  • Inez PalangeItalian,American actress
  • Inez Reynolds (b. 2016)daughter of actors Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds

Inez in Pop Culture

  • Inezcharacter in film "Midnight in Paris"
  • Little Inez Stubbscharacter in the musical "Hairspray"
  • Inezcharacter in book/film 'The Help'
  • Inezcharacter on animated series "Cyberchase"
  • Inez Brankocharacter in Jenny Nimmo's "The Children of the Red King" series
  • Inez WongAmy's mother in animated sitcom "Futurama"

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