[ 3 syll. a-na-hi, an-ahi ] The baby girl name Anahi is pronounced AA-Naa-HHAY or AA-Naa-HHiy- †. Anahi is of Spanish and Old Persian origin. It is used mainly in Spanish and English. The name has in recent times been made known in the US through the Mexican actress and singer Anahi.
In addition, Anahi is an English and Spanish shortening of Anahita (German).
Variant forms inherit the origin and meaning of Anahi.
Anahi is rather popular as a baby girl name. The name's popularity grew from the 1990s up to the 2000s; before that, it was of only infrequent use. At the modest peak of its usage in 2006, 0.055% of baby girls were named Anahi. It had a ranking of #287 then. The baby name has experienced a drop in popularity since then. In 2018, it ranked at #604 with a usage of 0.027%, but it was nevertheless the most popular out of all girl names in its family.
† Pronunciation for Anahi: AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"
A famous person named Anahi is Singer, Anahi, born Anahi Giovanna Puente Portilla 14 May 1983, Mexico City.