Anneli is a female given name common in Finland, Sweden, Estonia and Norway. It originated as a variation of the name Anna. It is listed by the Finnish Population Register Centre as one of the top 10 most popular female given names ever.
Some notable people who have this name include:Anneli Alhanko, Swedish ballet dancer and actress
Anneli Björkling, Finnish model
Anneli Drecker, German-Norwegian singer
Anneli Giske, Norwegian footballer
Anneli Jäätteenmäki, the first female Prime Minister of Finland
Anneli Saaristo, Finnish singer and actress
Anneli Särnblad, Swedish politician