What does Georgette mean?
Georgette /geor-get-te/ [3 sylls.] 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.
Related girl name: Georgia.Kreatif forms: Georgetne, Georgetpe. [more]
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)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Georgette for girls. Georgette entered the list in 1910-1919 and reached its top rank of #552 in the U.S. in the 1940s, but is not ranked currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
George and Georgia (#243 the previous year) are the prominent related forms of Georgette ranked in the Top 1000. These girl names reached the top of their popularity during the years 1920-1929 (usage of 0.5923%) and have become much less popular since (usage 0.2523%, down 57.4%), with the versions George and Georgette becoming less in vogue. Georgia (#243) is the most chic baby name in this list, with this name having a rekindling in popularity. Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of Georgette and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Georgette▼ is pronounced similarly to Georjette. This name tends to be less commonly used than Georgette.