What does Ginette mean?
Ginette /gi-net-te/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls. Ginette's root is 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).
Ginette has 17 more different relations via Gianina, Gina, Ginny, Virginia: Cinetta, Gianetta, Giannine, Ginella, Ginelle, Ginetta, Ginger▼, Gingia, Ginia, Ginna, Ginnee, Ginni, Ginnie, Ginya, Jenelle, Jinee and Jinnie.Kreatif forms: Ginte, Gionette. [more]
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. Census)
Popular related forms of Ginette (not ranked) are Gina, Ginger, Ginny, Jenelle and Virginia (#581 the previous year). Variants like Ginya are seldom used. Usage of these girl names was at its peak during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.5242%) and is now significantly less (usage 0.0838%, down 84%), with the forms Gina, Ginger and Virginia becoming less trendy. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Ginette and related names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Ginette is alike in pronunciation to Janette▼, Jenette, Jonette and Junette. Other recommended similar baby names are Finette, Gilette, Gwenette, Linette, Minette, Ninette and Vinette. These names tend to be less frequently used than Ginette.