Meaning and name origin
Anette \a-nette, an(et)-te\ as a girl's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Anette is "He (God) has favored me". Anette is a variant of Ann (Hebrew): simplified form of Anne, the English form of Hannah. Also a variant of Annette: French pet form of Ann.
Anette is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2351 out of 4276, Top 55%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Anette is also pronounced similarly to Wanette. Other suggested similar baby names are Alette, Aneeta, Aneta, Anetta, Annetta▼, Anthe, Arette and Arnette. These names tend to be less commonly used than Anette.