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Origin

  • Hebrew, Irish, Spanish, Russian, Polish, Hindi, German

Meaning/history

  • gracious,
  • Favour,
  • unique,
  • phonetic spelling of Aine,
  • Adventurous,
  • Pretty

Nicknames

  • Annie,
  • short for Ananya,
  • Ann

Interesting Anyas

  • Anya Hindmarch (Handbag Designer),
  • Anya Christina Emanuella Jenkins,
  • Anyanka,
  • Anya, character from the TV series Survivors,
  • Anya from Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Unfortunate Anyas

Anya goes well with

Middle names/Siblings/Partners

  • Mia,
  • My six year old twins are Anya and Mia!

When I hear Anya
I think of...

  • Bossy,
  • Beautiful,
  • Potato,
  • style,
  • Sweet,
  • Buffy the Vampire Slayer
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