What does the name Agnes Mean?

What does the name Agnes Mean?

Agnes is a female name, which has been derived from Greek name Ἁγνὴ hagnē, meaning "pure" or "holy".

The Latinized Greek name is Hagnes, the feminine version is Αγνός Hagnos, meaning "chaste" or "sacred". Agnes was also a Christian saint who lived in Rome. Agnes was the most popular name for women 400 years ago. Its medieval pronunciation was "Annis, " and it's usage and most of its forms coincided while using equally popular British name Anne, a new name related with medieval and Elizabethan periods to 'Agnes', though Anne/Ann/Anna resulting from the Hebrew Hannah ('God favored me'). It remained a popular name throughout the 1960s in the united states.

What does the name Agnes mean?

  • Origin: Greek
  • Quick Meaning: Pure, Gentle
  • Number of letters: 5, Those 5 letters total to 19
  • Gender: Girl
  • Greek: Female Poor. St. Agnes was a 3rd-century Christian martyr whose January 21st feast day is described in Keats' poem 'The Eve of St Agnes'. Agnes was popular until the Reformation, then revived in the 19th century.

What is my spiritual message to Angus?

Hello Angus, I am here to help understand your spiritual path. Angus includes the word "us" therefore people around you will be important on your life path.  Open-mindedness is the ability to suspend judgment - which requires a lot of energy and, commitment. You may find you sometimes ask yourself questions about your life and the path that it leads. Angus strikes me as a soul on a journey of enlightenment spiritually. My message here is instead of evaluating your views and deciding whether or not you should express them.

What are the positive traits of the name Angus?

  • Emotional intelligence
  • Values compassion
  • Illuminating
  • Insightful
  • Idealistic
  • Kind
  • Caring with others
  • Loves animals

What are the negative traits of the name Angus?

  • Don't put yourself down.
  • Possessive
  • Realistic
  • Self-destructive

By Florance Saul
Sep 20, 2012