What does Ginette mean?
Ginette [ginette] as a name for girls has its root in Latin, and the meaning of the name Ginette is "God is gracious; virgin; maiden". Ginette is a variant form, with the suffix -ette, of Gianina (Italian, Hebrew): feminine of John. Ginette is also a derivative of Gina. Ginette is also used as a variation of Ginny (Latin) and Virginia (Latin).
(female) Ginte, Gionette, ..
(male) Gige, Gineting, ..
How popular is Ginette?
Ginette is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#3219 out of 4276, Top 75%) but an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Popular related forms of Ginette (not ranked) are Gina (#1967 from current records), Ginny and Virginia (#522). Other variants, like Gianetta, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Ginette was at its peak a century ago (median #1182) and is now significantly diminished, with forms such as Virginia becoming less trendy. Shown below is a study of the history of the girl name Ginette and related names. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Ginette is alike in pronunciation to Jaenette, Janett, Janette▼, Jannette, Jeanette▼, Jenette, Jennette, Jinnett, Johnette, Jonette and Junette. Other recommended names are Anette, Annette▼, Arnette, Danette▼, Finetta, Finette, Garnette, Gilette, Ginevre, Gitte, Grette, Gwenetta, Gwenette, Gwineth, Kinetta, Lanette, Lenette, Linett, Linetta, Linette, Linnette, Lisette▼, Lizette▼, Lonette, Lunette, Lynette▼, Manette, Minetta, Minette, Minnette, Nanette▼, Ninete (see Nina), Ninetta, Ninette, Ninnette, Nynette, Ornette, Reinette, Renette, Ronette, Toinette, Tonette, Trinette, Vidette, Vinetta, Vinette, Vynette and Wanette. These names tend to be less frequently used than Ginette.See names in meaning and etymology.