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Georgette

What does Georgette mean?

Georgette Pronunciation of 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.

Variations

Georgette has 4 variants: Georgetta, Georjetta, Jorjetta and Jorjette.

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)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Georgette name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Georgette outside U.S.

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.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Georgette, George, Georgetta, Georgia in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Georgia outside U.S.

Similar Names

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.

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