What does Claudette mean?
Claudette [claudette] as a girls' name is pronounced klaw-DET. It is of French and Latin origin, and the meaning of Claudette is "lame". Feminine diminutive of Claude. Made popular in the 1930s by French film celebrity Claudette Colbert.
Related girl name: Claudia.
(male) Middle name pairings:
Claudette Patience (C.P.), ..
How popular is Claudette?
Claudette is a very prominent first name for women (#656 out of 4276, Top 15%) but an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Claudette was first listed in 1930-1939 and reached its peak rank of #298 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with similar and related girl names. Claude and Claudia (#741 from current records) are the popular related forms of Claudette ranked in the Top 2000. These relations of Claudette were favored 8 decades ago (adoption of 0.14%) and are now significantly less common (adoption 0.02%, ▼87.6%).
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Alette, Alouette, Alowette (see Alouette), Benadette, Beradette, Brendette (see Brenda), Cadette, Candee, Candelle, Carlette, Charletta, Charlette, Charlotte▲, Clairene, Claireta, Clairette, Clarene, Claresta, Claretta, Clarette, Claudean, Claudee, Claudella, Claudelle, Claudetta (see Claudia), Claudex, Claudey, Claudiane (see Claudia), Claudie▼, Claudine▼, Claudy, Clayrette, Cloette, Colinette, Collette, Coronette, Cozette, Danette▼, Dawnette, Donaldette, Earlette, Eliette, Elyette, Fayette, Fleurette, Hariette, Huette, Janette▼, Jeanette▼, Jeannette▼, Junette, Laurette, Lavette, Lucette, Lunette, Luzette, Manette, Marette, Mariette, Marnette, Musette, Nadette, Olette, Paulette▼, Paullette, Pearlette, Rayette, Sabrette, Scarlette▲, Sharlette, Twanette, Ursulette, Venusette, Waldette and Wanette. These names tend to be less commonly used than Claudette.See names in meaning and etymology.