Anyussa (pronounced ahn-YOO-sah) is the head cook at Bancanor house when Daja Kisubo and her teacher Dedicate Frostpine visit the family in Kugisko, Namorn, in 1039 KF. Jory sometimes helped her in the kitchen, and it is here when Daja discovers the Bancanor girl's cooking magic. It is implied that Anyussa and Frostpine had a sexual relationship while he was there.
She only appears in Cold Fire.
She is describes as being forty-ish, white skinned with brown eyes. She has brown hair, not following the local style of dyed blonde hair. She has sharp cheekbones and a full passionate mouth.