Inez - Meaning of Inez
[ 2 syll. i-nez, in-ez ] The baby girl name Inez is pronounced in Spanish as iy-NEH-TH or in Spanish-Latin American as iy-NEHS †. Inez has its origins in the Old Greek language. It is used largely in the English, Portuguese, and Spanish languages.
In addition, Inez is a variant form of the Dutch, English, German, and Scandinavian Agnes in the English, Portuguese, and Spanish languages.
Variant forms share the origin and meaning of the name Inez.
Inez is unusual as a baby girl name. Its usage peaked modestly in 1909 with 0.225% of baby girls being given the name Inez. It had a ranking of #96 then. The baby name has experienced a substantial drop in popularity since then, and is used only on an infrequent scale today. Among all girl names in its family, Inez was nonetheless the most popular in 2018.
† Pronunciation for Inez: IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; TH as in "theme (TH.IY.M)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)"