What does Anette mean?
Anette \a-nette, an(et)-te\ as a name for girls. Anette's roots are Hebrew and French, and the meaning of Anette is "He (God) has favored me". Anette is a variation of Anne (Hebrew): the English form of Hannah. Anette is also a form of Annette (French, Hebrew).
Anette has 18 more related forms via Anne, Annette: Anelie, Anetta, Anita▼, Anitra, Anjanette, Anke, Anneke, Annelle, Annetta▼, Annice, Annie▼, Annise, Antje, Nanete, Nanette▼, Nettie▼, Netty and Ninette.
Anette is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2351 out of 4276, Top 55%) but a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Anita, Anitra, Anjanette, Anne (#553 the previous year), Annetta, Annette, Annie (#311), Nanette and Nettie are the prominent related forms of Anette (#unlisted) listed in the Top 1000. Adoption of these girl names reached its peak during the years 1930-1939 (usage of 0.5381%) and is now much lower (usage 0.1262%, down 76.5%), with forms such as Anne, Annetta, Annette, Nanette and Nettie becoming somewhat dated. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Anette and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)