Anke Name Meaning and Origin

Anke is a Girl name. The name is originated from ‘Dutch, Hebrew’ origin. The baby name Anke means “Gracious”.


Anke Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Dutch, Hebrew”



Anke is a Girl name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “AHN + ka”


Anke Name Meaning:

Anke is a Dutch and German diminutive of Anna. Anna is most likely a variant of a Hebrew name Hannah, meaning “gracious” or “favored”, because in the Bible she was a sincere and merciful woman. Anna was the name of many women belonging to Russian royalty, it is also the main character in ‘Anna Karenina’, a novel by Leo Tolstoy. Ultimately the name lost its initial ‘h’.



It is a Christian baby name.





Variations or similar name:

Not available


Famous people with this name:

Anke Behmer – athlete

Anke Huber – tennis player




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