What does Etty mean?
Etty [et-ty] as a name for girls is a Persian, English and Hebrew name, and Etty means "myrtle, bride; star". Etty is a version of Esther (Persian). Etty is also a variation of Etta (English): short transcription of names like Henrietta. Etty is also used as a variation of Hester (Hebrew).
Associated with: star.
(female) Erty, Etthe, ..
(male) Eted, Etes, .. Middle name pairings:
Etty Lily (E.L.), ..
How popular is Etty?
Etty is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Etty is also an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Esther (#203 last year), Etta (#1075), Ester (#1848), Hetty, Yetta, Hester, Ettie, Esta and Henrietta are the prominent alternative forms of Etty (unlisted). Adoption of these forms of Etty was common 115 years ago (median #467) and is now significantly lower (#1680, ▼87%). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Etty is pronounced similarly to Atti, Attie, Ita, Uta and Yuta. Other suggested similar names are Betty▼, Caty, Dotty, Eddy, Edy, Effy, Eily, Eiry, Elly, Elsy, Elvy, Emmy▲, Etel, Eth, Etha, Ethyl▼, Etna, Evey, Evvy, Evy, Hitty, Katy▼, Kitty▼, Letty, Lotty, Matty, Natty, Netty, Patty▼ and Tetty. These names tend to be more frequently used than Etty.See names in meaning and etymology.