Name: Anika

Origin and Meaning of the Name Anika

  • Meaning:
    Grace; favour
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  • Meaning:
    Grace; favour
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    Apricot from Nara
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    Army; face; brilliance; form
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  • Pronunciation:
    (AN ee ka) (ah NIH kah)
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Miscellaneous Info for Anika

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  • Used in:
    Dutch, English, Finnish, Hindi and Swedish speaking countries
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    As a female name the name has origins in Hebrew, Latin and Japanese. In this form it is used in Dutch, Finnish and Swedish. As a male name however, it is Sanskrit in origin and is pronounced slightly different [see second given pronunciation].

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