What does Georgette mean?
Georgette [geor-gette] as a girls' name is of French and Greek origin, and the meaning of Georgette is "farmer". French feminine diminutive of George, used since the 1940s. A purposely wrinkled fabric called georgette was named after its French creator. Author Georgette Heyer; socialite Georgette Mosbacher.
Associated with: greek.
Related girl name: Georgia.Creative forms:
(female) Georgetna, Ghisgette, ..
(male) Georgeter, Georgetger, .. Middle name pairings:
Georgette Beckett (G.B.), ..
How popular is Georgette?
Georgette is a very popular first name for women (#863 out of 4276, Top 20%) and a slightly less popular surname for all people (#91004 out of 150436, Top 60%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Georgette entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its top rank of #529 in the U.S. in the 1920s, but is not ranked currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. George, Georgetta and Georgia (#230 the previous year) are the prominent related forms of Georgette ranked in the Top 2000. These relations of Georgette reached the top of their popularity a century ago (average #979) and have become much less common since (#1557, down 57%), with versions like George becoming less in vogue.
Georgette▼ is pronounced similarly to Georjette. Other recommended names are Amorette, Bergett (see Bridget), Bergette, Bernette, Dorette, Garnette, Genette, Georgeana, Georgeann, Georgeanne, Georgeina, Georgena, Georgene, Georgie▼, Georgienne, Georgine, Grette, Henriette, Korette, Lorette, Lorrette, Margette, Pearlette, Perlette and Vernette. These names tend to be less commonly used than Georgette.See names in meaning and etymology.