Meanings and history of the name Anise: | Edit. English word for a Mediterranean plant and for it's seeds, which are known for their licorice-like flavor. Variant of Agnes, Anne or Annisa. Pronounced: an-is, ə-NEEZ.
Anise is baby boy name mainly popular in Muslim religion and its main origin is Arabic. Anise name meanings is Gracious, A form of agnes. Anise is written in Urdu, Hindi, Arabic, Bangla as أنيس, अनीस, أنيس, আনিসে. Other similar sounding names can be Anif, Aniq, Anis, Anida, Anika, Anila, Aniqa, Anisa, Anisah, Anisha, Anissa, Aniya, Anizah.