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What was the real name of Ann Frank !?
Last night on jeopardy a man gave the right answer and was ruled wrong!.In Holland she would have been called ' Annie '!. Ann or Anne is not a Dutch name!.She was born in Germany and I don't think the Germans would have called her ' Ann ' At school in Holland she would have been called ' Annie '!.Sorry the man who answered right lost about $24,000!. Aleck trebeck get with it man !!Www@QuestionHome@Com
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker:
Annelies Marie Frank
that was her full nameWww@QuestionHome@Com
Both Ann and Anne are considered Dutch names!. But regardless, the man should have answered "Annelise Marie Frank," since that was her "real" name!. If her parents called her Anne, then her friends probably would have too, regardless!. Obviously she was not called "Annie" or she would be known as that today!.Www@QuestionHome@Com
Ann Frank was born Annelies Marie Frank 12 June 1929 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany!.
Sorry to disappoint you, but the given name "Ann" does appear under the listing of Dutch baby names as well as the German listing of baby names!. Since Ann is a variant of the Hebrew Hannah, it probably appears in some form or another in most languages!.
It was Anne!. Pronounced: A like the U in Uncle, then the double n, and the E as in and!. (sth!. like that)Www@QuestionHome@Com
Annelies Marie Frank Www@QuestionHome@Com
Saw it and I would agree the Annie answer should have been accepted!. They are much too strict on that show, I have seen this before! Www@QuestionHome@Com