Anchor Nickname Meaning: For someone who always has your back; a reliable support system. It can also be used for someone who holds it together—for example, the captain of a team.

Anchor Literal Meaning: Something (or someone) that holds a thing (or person) in place securely.

Popularity: High.

Origin: English.


Tate: Hi Jeena, your daughter is all grown up and looks like a copy of you.

Jeena: Oh, Thanks, she is my anchor. Since Dave passed, she has kept me going through difficult times.

Related Nickname: My Angel, My All, Love of My Life, Captain.