Name: Annie

Origin and Meaning of the Name Annie

  • Meaning:
    Grace; favour
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  • Meaning:
    Grace; favour
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  • Pronunciation:
    (AN ee)
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Miscellaneous Info for Annie

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    English speaking countries
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    Nickname for An- names.

    'Annie' is a comic strip and musical about a red-haired orphan who is taken in by a wealthy man, Warbucks, for Christmas and subsequently adopted by him.

    Annie Lennox is a Scottish singer and member of the Eurythmics and Annie Leibovitz is an American photographer.

    It is also the name of Woody Allen's film 'Annie Hall', in which Annie is played by Diane Keaton and is the love interest of Allen's character.

    Annie Oakley was an American sharpshooter whose life was fictionalized in the musical 'Annie Get Your Gun'.

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