Name: Anniston

Origin and Meaning of the Name Anniston

  • Pronunciation:
    (ANN iss ton)
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    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Modern respelling of the traditional surname Aniston. Derived from the English form of the Greek Agnes, Annis, Aniston is a surname originally borne by those who lived in a town with a church devoted to St. Agnes. Although the root origin is a feminine name, it's use as a surname indicates that the name is masculine. Modern trends have seen it used in both genders.

    Jennifer Aniston, the American actress, is a notable bearer of this surname.

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